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How the Top 25 Fared Week 6

By Codi Warren | March 18, 2013, 12 a.m. (ET)

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll

HOW THE TOP 25 FARED


Week 6 – March 11 – March 17, 2013


1.        Oklahoma (27-1)                                 


@ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.


3/15       Pacific                                 W, 9-0 (5)

North Carolina St.            W, 3-0

3/16       No. 19 Arizona                  W, 4-0

3/17       Penn State                          W, 8-0 (5)

               Cal State Fullerton            W, 9-0 (5)
Last Week
3/8         Northern Colorado          W, 14-0 (5)

               Drake University               W, 10-2 (6)

3/9         Northern Colorado          W, 10-0 (5)

               Drake University               W, 13-0 (5)

 

2.        Arizona State (29-2)


               @ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.


3/14       Cal State Fullerton            W, 9-0

               No. 10 Texas                     W, 3-0

3/15       No. 14 Michigan               L, 5-4


               No. T21 Virginia Tech      W, 11-0

3/16       Pacific                                 W, 5-4 (8)


Last Week
Host of Diamond Devil Invitational


3/9         Pittsburgh                           W, 10-0 (5)


               Pittsburgh                           W, 8-2

3/10       UC Davis                             W, 12-3 (5)

               New Mexico State            W, 6-0  


 

3.        Florida (27-3, 4-2 SEC)


3/15       No. 7 Tennessee               W, 6-5 (8)

3/16       No. 7 Tennessee               L, 3-1 (8)


3/17       No. 7 Tennessee               W, 5-3 (8)

Last Week
3/6         No. 2 Alabama                  W, 8-4

3/8         @ Auburn                           W, 13-0

3/9         @ Auburn                           L, 5-4


3/10       @ Auburn                           W, 2-0

 

4.        California (23-3)


               @ Hawaii Spring Fling in Honolulu, Hawaii


3/13       No. 15 Baylor                    W, 3-0

3/14       No. 23 Hawaii                   W, 1-0

3/15       Syracuse                             W, 2-1

3/16       Syracuse                             L, 8-1


               Last Week


3/6         Pacific                                 W, 7-2

               @ Bayer Cropscience Classic in Fresno, Calif.


3/8         Iowa State                         W, 11-0 (5)

3/9         San Diego State                W, 1-0  

               Fresno State                      W, 1-0

3/10       St. Mary’s                           W, 9-3

 

5.        Texas A&M (26-2, 4-1 SEC)


3/15       Arkansas                             W, 2-1

3/16       Arkansas                             W, 7-3

3/17       Arkansas                             W, 9-1 (5)
               Last Week


3/8         @ No.  7 Missouri             L, 2-0


3/9         @ No. 7 Missouri              W, 11-3 (6)

3/10       @ No. 7 Missouri              Cancelled

 

6.        Alabama (26-3, 4-2 SEC)


3/15       @ South Carolina             W, 6-4

3/16       @ South Carolina             W, 5-3

3/17       @ South Carolina             W, 7-6

               Last Week
3/6         No. 4 Florida                      L, 8-4


3/8         @ No. 10 Tennessee        L, 4-3    


3/9         @ No. 10 Tennessee        L, 2-1


3/10       @ No. 10 Tennessee        W, 7-1

 

7.        Tennessee (23-6, 3-3 SEC)


3/12       Winthrop                            W, 8-0 (5)

3/15       @ No. 3 Florida                 L, 6-5 (8)

3/16       @ No. 3 Florida                 W, 3-1 (8)

3/17       @ No. 3 Florida                 L, 5-3 (8)

Last Week


3/8         No. 2 Alabama                  W, 4-3

3/9         No. 2 Alabama                  W, 2-1

3/10       No. 2 Alabama                  L, 7-1


 

8.        Missouri (15-2, 4-1 SEC)


3/13       Evansville                           W, 3-1

               Evansville                           W, 4-3

3/15       @ Ole Miss                         W, 11-0

3/16       @ Ole Miss                         W, 6-1

3/17       @ Ole Miss                         W, 12-0 (5)

               Last Week
3/8         No. 5 Texas A&M             W, 2-0

3/9         No. 5 Texas A&M             L, 11-3 (6)


3/10       No. 5 Texas A&M             Cancelled

 

9.        Oregon (23-4)


3/13       New Mexico                      W, 10-0 (6)

               New Mexico                      W, 4-0  


Last Week


@ Bayer Cropscience Classic in Fresno, Calif.


3/8         San Diego State                W, 3-2

               Fresno State                      Rained Out

3/9         Iowa State                         L, 2-1


               St. Mary’s                           W, 4-2

 

10.      Texas (27-4)


               @ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.


3/14       No. 2 Arizona State          L, 3-0

3/15       Penn State                          W, 8-4

               No. 16 Washington          W, 4-1

3/16       North Carolina State        W, 7-4

               DePaul                                W, 8-3

               Last Week
3/6         No. 18 ULL                         W, 9-4

               No. 18 ULL                         W, 7-1

3/8         Texas State                        W, 7-0

3/9         @ Texas State                   Cancelled

3/10       Texas State                        W, 7-0

 

11.      Louisville (23-3)


3/12       Western Kentucky            W, 7-2

               Host of Louisville Classic


3/15       No. 24 North Carolina     W, 4-2

               Eastern Michigan              W, 6-1

3/17       Wisconsin                           Cancelled

               Last Week


Host of Red & Black Tournament


3/8         No. 14 Michigan               W, 5-4

3/9         Miami (Ohio)                     W, 9-1 (6)

               Austin Peay                        W, 12-0 (5)

3/10       Illinois State                       W, 9-3

 

12.      UCLA (23-4)


3/12       North Dakota State          W, 7-1

Last Week


3/6         @ Cal State Northridge   L, 3-2


               @ Long Beach Invitational in Lakewood, Calif.


3/8         No. 23 Virginia Tech        L, 2-1

               Long Beach State             W, 6-3

3/9         South Alabama                  W, 2-1

3/10       UNLV                                   W, 4-3

Charleston Southern        W, 10-0 (5)

 

13.      LSU (23-5, 5-1 SEC)


3/13       Nicholls                               W, 8-0 (5)

3/15       No. 17 Kentucky              W, 7-1

3/16       No. 17 Kentucky               W, 4-3 (9)

3/17       No. 17 Kentucky               W, 3-2

               Last Week


3/8         @ Mississippi St.               W, 1-0 (14)

3/9         @ Mississippi St.               L, 2-1

3/10       @ Mississippi St.               W, 9-2  

 

14.      Michigan (21-7)


               @ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.


3/14       No. 16 Washington          W, 6-1

               No. T21 Virginia Tech      L, 3-2


3/15       No. 2 Arizona State          W, 5-4

               No. 19 Arizona                  W, 9- 1 (6)

3/16       North Carolina State        W, 1-0 (8)

               Last Week


3/6         @ UCF                                 W, 11-2 (5)

               @ Red & Black Tournament in Louisville, Ky.


3/8         Miami (Ohio)                     W, 2-0

               No. 13 Louisville               L, 5-4


3/9         Illinois State                       W, 2-1

 

15.      Baylor (25-5)


               @ Hawaii Spring Fling in Honolulu, Hawaii


3/13       No. 4 California                L, 3-0

3/14       Utah                                    W, 5-2

               Syracuse                             W, 5-0

3/16       No. 23 Hawaii                   W, 5-2

               No. 23 Hawaii                   L, 5-1


               Last Week


3/9         Purdue                                W, 8-0 (6)

               Purdue                                W, 1-0

3/10       Purdue                                W, 4-0

 

16.      Washington (22-7)


               @ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.


3/14       No. 14 Michigan               L, 6-1

               DePaul                                W, 6-4

3/15       No. 10 Texas                     L, 4-1


3/16       Penn State                          W, 13-2 (5)

3/17       Pacific                                 W, 6-4

               Last Week


3/6         Ohio                                    Rained Out

               Host of Husky Classic


3/8         Ohio                                    W, 17-1 (5)

3/9         Bradley                               W, 8-0 (5)                          

               New Mexico                      W, 12-0 (5)

3/10       Yale                                     W, 12-3 (5)

               Seattle University             W, 8-0 (6)

 

17.      Kentucky (19-7, 2-4 SEC)


3/12       No. 24 North Carolina     W, 18-0 (5)

3/13       Southern Illinois Cancelled

3/15       @ No. 13 LSU                    L, 7-1

3/16       @ No. 13 LSU                    L, 4-3 (9)


3/17       @ No. 13 LSU                    L, 3-2


               Last Week


3/6         Marshall                             Postponed

3/8         Ole Miss                              L, 3-1

3/9         Ole Miss                              W, 5-2

3/10       Ole Miss                              W, 5-2

 

18.      Stanford (22-5)


Did not play       

               Last Week


Host of Stanford Louisville Slugger Classic


3/8         Minnesota                          W, 2-1 (8)

               Florida Gulf Coast             W, 2-1

3/9         Minnesota                          W, 9-7

               Florida Gulf Coast             W, 8-0 (5)

3/10       Pacific                                 W, 2-0

 

19.      Arizona (20-8)


@ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.


3/14       No. T21 Virginia Tech      L, 9-2

               Notre Dame                       W, 2-0

3/15       Penn State                          W, 10-2 (5)

               No. 14 Michigan               L, 9-1 (6)


3/16       No. 1 Oklahoma                              L, 4-0

Last Week


3/7         Boise State                         W, 9-5

3/9         Boise State                         W, 14-2               

               Boise State                         W, 10-2

 


20.      Tulsa (23-5, 6-0 Conference USA)


3/14       Indiana State                     W, 8-1

3/16       @ Memphis                       W, 4-2

               @ Memphis                       W, 8-0

3/17       @ Memphis                       W, 9-2

               Last Week


3/6         Oklahoma State                W, 5-1

3/9         Marshall                             W, 6-0

               Marshall                             W, 9-6

3/10       Marshall                             W, 8-0 (5)

 

T21.    Nebraska (18-5)


3/15       New Mexico State            W, 4-1 (10)

               New Mexico State            W, 8-0 (5)

3/16       New Mexico State            Cancelled

               Last Week


3/9         @ Wichita State W, 3-1

               @ Wichita State W, 9-0 (5)

3/10       @ Wichita State Cancelled

 

T21.    Virginia Tech (18-4)


               @ Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, Calif.

3/14       No. 19 Arizona                  W, 9-2

               No. 14 Michigan               W, 3-2

3/15       No. 2 Arizona State          L, 11-0


3/16       Pacific                                 W, 5-1

               Cal State Fullerton            L, 7-3    


Last Week


@ Long Beach State Invitational in Lakewood, Calif.


3/7         Cal State Fullerton            W, 3-2

               Long Beach State             W, 6-1 (8)

3/8         Weber State                      Cancelled

               No. 9 UCLA                        W, 2-1

3/9         UNLV                                   L, 3-1


 

23.      Hawaii (22-7)


3/11       Syracuse                             W, 4-1  

3/12       East Carolina                     W, 4-0

               Host of Hawaii Spring Fling


3/13       Utah                                    W, 1-0

3/14       No. 4 California                L, 1-0


3/15       Syracuse                             W, 2-0

               No. 15 Baylor                    L, 5-3


3/16       No. 15 Baylor                    W, 5-1

               Syracuse                             W, 3-2  
               Last Week


Host of Pepsi Malihini Kipa Aloha Tournament

 3/8        Portland State                   W, 7-0

3/9         Portland State                   W, 8-3

               East Carolina                     W, 8-0

3/10       East Carolina                     Cancelled

Portland State                   Cancelled


24.      North Carolina (19-10, 3-0 ACC)


3/12       No. 17 Kentucky               L, 18-0 (5)

               @ Louisville Classic in Louisville, Ky.


3/15       Wisconsin                           L, 4-2


               No. 11 Louisville               L, 4-2


3/16       Ball State                            L, 3-1

               Eastern Michigan              W, 10-1 (5)

3/17       Iowa                                    Cancelled

Last Week
3/9         Boston College                 W, 5-0

               Boston College                 W, 10-4

3/10       Boston College                 W, 10-4

 

 

25.      Louisiana-Lafayette (19-11, 2-4 Sun Belt)


3/13       Louisiana Tech                  W, 4-1

               Louisiana Tech                  W, 9-1 (5)

3/16       @ South Alabama             L, 7-3

               @ South Alabama             L, 8-4


3/17       @ South Alabama             W, 2-1

               Last Week


3/6         No. 11 Texas                     L, 9-4


               No. 11 Texas                     L, 7-1


3/9         WKU                                    W, 10-0 (5)

               WKU                                    L, 12-2


3/10       WKU                                    L, 3-2

 

RECEIVING VOTES


 

RV       Oregon State (21-5)


3/14       New Mexico                      L, 5-3

               New Mexico                      W, 5-4

Last Week


              @ Bayer CropScience Classic in Fresno, Calif.


3/8         St. Mary’s                           W, 7-3

               Fresno State                      Postponed

3/9         Iowa State                         W, 9-1

3/10       San Diego State                W, 9-5

 

RV       Iowa (17-6)


               @ Louisville Classic in Louisville, Ky.


3/17       No. 24 North Carolina     Cancelled

               Ball State                            Cancelled

 Last Week
@ Miken Invitational in College Park, Md.


3/9         St.  John’s                           L, 3-1

Maryland                            W, 9-4

3/10       Radford                                             W, 10-0 (5)

Ohio State                          W, 8-0 (6)


 

RV.     Georgia (21-7, 3-0 SEC)


3/13       @ Georgia Tech                W, 14-1

3/15       @ Auburn                           W, 9-3

3/16       @ Auburn                           W, 2-0

3/17       @ Auburn                           W, 9-8

               Last Week


@ Winthrop/Adidas Invitational in Rock Hill, S.C.


3/8         Delaware State                 W, 18-0

               Winthrop                            W, 12-3 (6)

3/9         Kent State                          W, 8-1

               Western Illinois                 W, 13-3 (6)

3/10       North Carolina A&T         W, 15-0

              
RV       Wisconsin (22-3)


@ Louisville Classic in Louisville, Ky.


3/15       No. 24 North Carolina     W, 4-2

               Eastern Michigan              W, 7-2

3/16       Ball State                            W, 8-7 (8)

               Eastern Michigan              W, 9-0 (5)

3/17       No. 11 Louisville               Cancelled

Last Week


Did not receive votes

 

RV       Mississippi State (20-6, 1-2 SEC)


3/12       @ Jacksonville St.             W, 7-2

3/14       @ Coll. of Charleston      W, 8-0 (5)

               @ Coll. of Charleston      W, 12-1 (5)

3/15       Charleston Southern        W, 12-4 (5)

Last Week
3/6         Memphis                            W, 8-1

3/8         No. 12 LSU                         L, 1-0


3/9         No. 12 LSU                         W, 2-1

3/10       No. 12 LSU                         L, 9-2


 

 

RV       SC Upstate (21-2, 5-1 Atlantic Sun)


3/12       Northern Kentucky           W, 3-1

               Northern Kentucky           W, 10-2 (6)

3/13       Northern Kentucky           W, 7-2

3/16       @ UNC Wilmington         W, 6-0

               @ UNC Wilmington         W, 4-3

Last Week
3/7         @ Gardner-Webb             W, 10-3

               @ Gardner-Webb             W, 2-1

3/9         North Florida                     L, 1-0


               North Florida                     W, 5-0

3/10       North Florida                     W, 13-0 (5)

 

 

RV.     Florida State (23-9, 3-0 ACC)


3/12       Florida International        W, 11-2 (5)

Florida International        W, 7-4

3/13       Tennessee State               W, 8-0 (5)

Host of Sunshine Classic


3/15       Minnesota                          L, 3-2

3/16       Georgia Southern             W, 4-0

3/17       Minnesota                          W, 4-3

Georgia Southern             W, 12-3 (5)
               Last Week


3/5         Presbyterian                      W, 8-0 (6)

3/9         @ NC State                        W, 4-0

@ NC State                        W, 11-1 (6)

3/10       @ NC State                        W, 2-0

 

RV       South Alabama (23-5, 1-2 Sun Belt)


3/16       No. 25 ULL                         W, 7-3

3/16       No. 25 ULL                         W, 8-4

3/17       No. 25 ULL                         L, 2-1
               Last Week


3/6         Nicholls State                    W, 8-0 (6)

@ Long Beach State Invitational in Lakewood, Calif.


3/8         UC Santa Barbara             W, 3-0

Idaho State                        W, 2-1

3/9         No. 9 UCLA                        L, 2-1

3/10       Utah                                    L, 2-1

Long Beach State             W, 4-1



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