Softball Weekend Central
Feb. 21, 2018


The Big Ten continues its non-conference softball schedule this week with all 14 schools in action, playing in tournaments across the country, from California and Texas, to Alabama, Florida and Georgia.

Several of this weekend's games are available on either WatchESPN or FloSoftball — consult their respective web sites for the current broadcast schedules. Fans are also reminded that dates, times, matchups and television coverage can change to weather or other factors. Check with each school's official athletics web site and/or its social media channels for the latest information.

DATE GAME LOCATION RECAP
Feb. 22, 2018 Wisconsin 3, #12/6 Auburn 2 Palm Springs, CA RECAP
#18/16 Oklahoma State 3, Wisconsin 2 Palm Springs, CA RECAP
#RV/23 Nebraska 6, #6/9 Texas A&M 3 Cathedral City, CA RECAP
#RV/RV Mississippi State 9, #RV/23 Nebraska 0 (5 inn.) Cathedral City, CA RECAP
Feb. 23, 2018 #NR/RV Virginia Tech vs. #21/21 Ohio State Austin, TX CANCELLED
Michigan State 9, Siena 1 (6 inn.) Miami, FL RECAP
Maryland 9, Iowa State 5 Gainesville, FL RECAP
#20/20 Michigan 2, #NR/RV Virginia Tech 0 Austin, TX RECAP
Harvard 4, Purdue 3 Orlando, FL RECAP
Wisconsin 6, Fresno State 5 (8 inn.) Palm Springs, CA RECAP
Michigan State 9, Boston College 5 Miami, FL RECAP
UCF 4, Penn State 0 Jacksonville, FL RECAP
#22/22 Minnesota 2, #23/24 Kentucky 1 Orlando, FL RECAP
#21/21 Ohio State 4, Wichita State 3 Austin, TX RECAP
#NR/RV Lipscomb 2, Indiana 0 Birmingham, AL RECAP
at Samford 6, Indiana 1 Birmingham, AL RECAP
at #2/1 Florida 7, Maryland 2 Gainesville, FL RECAP
Rutgers 4, at Kennesaw State 3 (8 inn.) Kennesaw, GA RECAP
at Texas 3, #20/20 Michigan 0 Austin, TX RECAP
#22/22 Minnesota 13, South Alabama 3 Orlando, FL RECAP
Bradley 4, Purdue 0 Orlando, FL RECAP
Northwestern 3, San Diego State 0 (8 inn.) Cathedral City, CA RECAP
Penn State 4, at Jacksonville 2 Jacksonville, FL RECAP
Rutgers 7, at Kennesaw State 0 Kennesaw, GA RECAP
#3/4 UCLA 5, #RV/23 Nebraska 0 Cathedral City, CA RECAP
#RV/RV Long Beach State 9, Northwestern 0 (6 inn.) Cathedral City, CA RECAP
Feb. 24, 2018 Georgia Southern 4, Maryland 1 Gainesville, FL RECAP
#NR/RV Virginia Tech 1, #20/20 Michigan 0 (8 inn.) Austin, TX RECAP
#22/22 Minnesota 4, Bradley 0 Orlando, FL RECAP
#20/20 Michigan 11, Wichita State 0 (5 inn.) Austin, TX RECAP
Florida A&M 4, Rutgers 3 Kennesaw, GA RECAP
#22/22 Minnesota 5, Lehigh 1 Orlando, FL RECAP
#NR/RV Missouri 7, Wisconsin 3 Palm Springs, CA RECAP
#RV/23 Nebraska 7, St. John's 4 Cathedral City, CA RECAP
Michigan State 5, Central Connecticut State 4 Miami, FL RECAP
at #2/1 Florida 12, Maryland 0 (5 inn.) Gainesville, FL RECAP
#NR/RV Lipscomb 3, Indiana 1 Birmingham, AL RECAP
Western Carolina 5, Penn State 1 Jacksonville, FL RECAP
Morehead State 6, Rutgers 0 Kennesaw, GA RECAP
Purdue 11, Savannah State 1 Orlando, FL RECAP
Wisconsin 1, San Jose State 0 Palm Springs, CA RECAP
Indiana 4, at Samford 0 Birmingham, AL RECAP
#11/11 Tennessee 6, Northwestern 1 Cathedral City, CA RECAP
#1/3 Washington 4, #RV/23 Nebraska 2 Palm Springs, CA RECAP
Michigan State 2, at Florida International 0 Miami, FL RECAP
#21/21 Ohio State 8, at Texas 5 Austin, TX RECAP
at Jacksonville 3, Penn State 2 Jacksonville, FL RECAP
#21/21 Ohio State 9, Wichita State 0 (5 inn.) Austin, TX RECAP
Feb. 25, 2018 Illinois State 8, Maryland 7 (8 inn.) Gainesville, FL RECAP
#NR/RV James Madison 4, Penn State 1 Houston, TX RECAP
#23/24 Kentucky 5, Purdue 3 Orlando, FL RECAP
Morehead State vs. Rutgers Kennesaw, GA CANCELLED
#22/22 Minnesota 5, Duke 1 (8 inn.) Orlando, FL RECAP
Northwestern 12, St. John's 3 (5 inn.) Cathedral City, CA RECAP
#1/3 Washington 4, Wisconsin 1 Palm Springs, CA RECAP
Michigan State 2, at Florida International 0 Miami, FL RECAP
#20/20 Michigan 4, at Texas 0 Austin, TX RECAP

NOTES: All games and times subject to change (check team web sites and social media channels for latest updates) … rankings are from the Feb. 19 NFCA/USA Softball polls (RV - receiving votes/NR - not ranked; when only one ranking is listed, it is from the NFCA poll)