How the Top 25 Fared Week 6

March 17, 2019, 9:29 p.m. (ET)

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll

HOW THE TOP 25 FARED

Week 6 – March 11-17

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1.     UCLA (25-1, 3-0 Pac-12)

3/15@ No. 6 Washington      W, 3-0

3/16  @ No. 6 Washington      W, 4-2 (8)

3/17  @ No. 6 Washington      W, 15-6 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

        Co-host of UCLA/Long Beach State Invitational in LA/Long Beach, Calif.

3/8   Robert Morris                W, 11-0 (5)

3/9   BYU                            W, 8-2

        Liberty                         W, 4-3

3/10  Boston U.                     W, 12-0

        Long Beach State          W, 5-3 (8)

 

2.     Oklahoma (25-2)

        @ LMU/CSUN Tournament in Northridge/Los Angeles, Calif.

3/14  UC Santa Barbara         W, 12-1

        Loyola Marymount        W, 14-0 (5)

3/15 Dartmouth                     W, 10-0

        CSUN                         W, 11-0 (5)

3/16  RV Illinois                     W, 11-1 (6)

 

LAST WEEK

3/5   McNeese                     W, 6-1

        Host of OU Tournament

3/8   No. 25 Northwestern      W, 7-0

3/9   Drake                          W, 5-2

        Grand Canyon              W, 1-0

3/10  No. 25 Northwestern      W, 8-0 (5)

 

3.    Florida State (27-3, 2-1 ACC)

3/15 Notre Dame                  W, 11-1 (5)

3/16  Notre Dame                  L, 4-7

3/17  Notre Dame                  W, 5-0

 

LAST WEEK

        @ UCF Invitational in Orlando, Fla.

3/4   RV UCF                      W, 9-3

3/6   @ Grand Canyon          L, 3-5          

        @ Grand Canyon          W, 11-1 (6)

3/8   @ No. 13 Arizona          W, 5-3

3/9   @ No. 13 Arizona          L, 3-11 (5)

3/10  @ No. 13 Arizona          W, 4-3

 

4.    Alabama (31-0, 3-0 SEC)

        @ Rainbow Wahine Classic in Honolulu, Hawaii

3/13  SIUE                           W, 6-4

3/14  Niagra                         W, 9-3

        SIUE                           W, 8-3

3/15  Niagra                         W, 12-2 (5)

        Hawaii                         W, 9-0 (5)

3/16  Hawaii                         W, 6-2

 

LAST WEEK

3/5   South Alabama              W, 5-2

3/6   Mississippi Valley St.     W, 7-0

3/8   Missouri                       W, 3-1

3/9   Missouri                       W, 14-8

3/10  Missouri                       W, 11-5

 

5.    Tennessee (22-4, 2-1 SEC)

3/12  Middle Tennessee         W, 8-0

        Host of Tennessee Invitational

3/14  BYU                            W, 14-2

3/15 No. 13 Texas               W, 9-5

3/16  BYU                            W, 5-1

3/17  No. 13 Texas               L, 0-2

 

LAST WEEK

3/8   @ No. 4 Florida            W, 9-1 (5)

3/9   @ No. 4 Florida            W, 3-0

3/10  @ No. 4 Florida            L, 0-8 (6)

 

6.    Washington (22-6, 0-3 Pac-12)

3/15 No. 1 UCLA                 L, 0-3

3/16  No. 1 UCLA                 L, 2-4 (8)

3/17  No. 1 UCLA                 L, 6-15 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

        Host of Husky Classic

3/8   RV Ohio State               W, 3-0

        Northern Illinois             W, 8-0 (6)

3/9   Northern Illinois             W, 2-0

        Idaho State                   W, 6-0

3/10  Idaho State                   W, 8-0 (5)

        Seattle                         W, 1-0

 

7.    Florida (24-5, 2-3 SEC)

3/13  UCF                            W, 5-0

3/16  @ No. 8 LSU                W, 4-3

3/17  @ No. 8 LSU                L, 0-8

 

LAST WEEK

3/8   No. 7 Tennessee          L, 1-9 (5)

3/9   No. 7 Tennessee          L, 0-3

3/10  No. 7 Tennessee          W, 8-0 (6)

 

8.    LSU (23-6, 3-2 SEC)

3/13  Troy                            W, 11-0 (5)

3/16  No. 7 Florida                L, 3-4

3/17  No. 7 Florida                W, 8-0 (6)

 

LAST WEEK 

3/5   @ Northwestern State    W, 10-3

3/8   @ RV Texas A&M        W, 17-3 (5)

3/9   @ RV Texas A&M        W, 7-0

3/11  @ RV Texas A&M        L, 5-6

 

9.    Georgia (25-6, 1-2 SEC)

3/11  Western Illinois              W, 9-0 (5)

3/13  North Carolina               L, 1-3

3/15 @ Missouri                   W, 1-0

3/16  @ Missouri                   L, 3-7

3/17  @ Missouri                   L, 7-8

 

LAST WEEK

3/6   @ Georgia Tech            W, 16-4 (6)

        Host of UGA Classic   

3/8   Bowling Green              W, 2-0

        Elon                            W, 5-0

3/9   Bowling Green              W, 10-2 (6)

        Elon                            L, 4-5

3/10  Western Illinois              W, 6-0

 

10.   Texas Tech (27-2)

3/13  New Mexico State         Cancelled

        New Mexico State         Cancelled

        @ Tiger Classic in Memphis, Tennessee

3/15 Murray State                 W, 8-0 (5)

3/16  North Alabama              W, 5-2

        Memphis                      L, 3-5

3/17  Maine                          W, 10-0 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

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

        UTEP                          W, 16-8 (5)

        Host of Jeannine McHaney Memorial Classic

3/8   Northern Colorado         W, 8-0 (5)

        Gardner-Webb               W, 8-0 (5)

3/9   Jacksonville State         W, 11-3 (5)

3/10  Gardner-Webb               W, 10-2 (6)

        Northern Colorado         W, 7-2

 

11.  Louisiana (23-3, 6-0 Sun Belt)

3/11  Baylor                         W, 4-1

3/13  @ Nicholls                   W, 8-0

3/15 Troy                            W, 9-1 (6)

3/16  Troy                            W, 8-0 (6)

3/17  Troy                            W, 8-0 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

3/8   @ Texas State              W, 6-1

3/9   @ Texas State              W, 5-3

3/10  @ Texas State              W, 7-4

 

12.   Arizona (21-7, 3-0 Pac-12)

3/15 RV Oregon                   W, 8-0 (6)

3/16  RV Oregon                   W, 8-0 (5)

3/17  RV Oregon                   W, 8-3

 

LAST WEEK

3/5   @ New Mexico State     W, 11-3 (6)

        @ New Mexico State     W, 11-1 (5)

3/8   No. 1 Florida State         L, 3-5

3/9   No. 1 Florida State         W, 11-3 (5)

3/10  No. 1 Florida State         L, 3-4

 

13. Texas (25-6)

3/13  Texas A&M-Corpus Christi   W, 7-1

        @ Tennessee Invitational in Knoxville, Tennessee

3/15 BYU                            W, 14-0

        No. 5 Tennessee          L, 5-9

3/16  BYU                            W, 3-0

3/17  No. 5 Tennessee          W, 2-0

 

LAST WEEK

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

        Longwood                    W, 9-1 (5)

        Host of Longhorn Invitational

3/8   Texas Southern            W, 8-0 (5)

        RV Minnesota               L, 1-4

3/9   RV Minnesota               W, 5-3

3/10  RV Minnesota               L, 1-3

        

14.   Oklahoma State (20-7)

3/14  @ Central Arkansas       W, 16-1

3/16  @ Samford                   W, 8-0

        @ RV Ole Miss             L, 4-8

3/17  @ RV Ole Miss             L, 1-10

 

LAST WEEK

3/6   Wichita State                 W, 3-0

3/8   @ No. 24 Oregon          W, 3-0

3/9   @ No. 24 Oregon          W, 7-6

3/10  @ No. 24 Oregon          W, 9-6

 

15.  Indiana (25-6)

3/12  @ FGCU                     L, 1-3

        @ FGCU                     W, 2-0

        Host of Hoosier Classic

3/15 Toledo                         W, 9-6

        Ohio                            L, 1-4

3/16  RV Northwestern           L, 0-5

3/17  Saint Francis                W, 13-6

        Ohio                            W, 6-4

 

LAST WEEK

3/5   Butler                           Cancelled

        @ USF-Clearwater Parks & Recreation Showcase Tournament in Tampa, Fla.

3/8   Seton Hall                     W, 6-2

        Saint Joseph’s              W, 2-1

3/9   USC-Upstate                W, 6-4

        South Florida                W, 3-2

3/10  Furman                        L, 1-5

 

16. Auburn (26-4, 3-0 SEC)

3/13  Georgia State                W, 12-1

3/15 RV Texas A&M            W, 7-6

3/16  RV Texas A&M            W, 8-1

3/17  RV Texas A&M            W, 12-4

 

LAST WEEK

        Host of War Eagle Challenge

3/7   Michigan State              W, 5-0

3/8   Mercer                         W, 10-2       

        Radford                        W, 5-2

3/9   Louisville                     W, 6-2

        Michigan State              W, 3-2

3/10  Radford                        W, 7-2

 

 

17. Arkansas (21-7, 3-3 SEC)

3/11  @ RV Ole Miss             L, 2-6

3/13  Tulsa                           L, 1-2

3/15 No. 20 South Carolina    W, 3-2

3/16  No. 20 South Carolina    W, 7-4

3/17  No. 20 South Carolina    L, 6-9

 

LAST WEEK

3/9   @ Ole Miss                  W, 10-4

3/10  @ Ole Miss                  L, 0-12 (5)

 

18.   Kentucky (20-7, 6-0 SEC)

3/12  Miami (Ohio)                 W, 9-1 (5)

3/13  Syracuse                     W, 13-0 (5)

3/15  RV Mississippi State      W, 8-0 (5)

3/16  RV Mississippi State      W, 9-8

3/17  RV Mississippi State      W, 4-1

 

LAST WEEK

3/8   @ No. 11 South Carolina      W, 5-0

3/9   @ No. 11 South Carolina      W, 11-2

3/10  @ No. 11 South Carolina      W, 5-1

 

19. Arizona State (22-8, 2-1 Pac-12)

3/12  Lehigh                         W, 14-0

3/15 RV Oregon State           L, 1-5

3/16  RV Oregon State           W, 18-2

3/17  RV Oregon State           W, 12-4

 

LAST WEEK

        Host of ASU Invitational

3/7   No. 21 James Madison  W, 6-4

        No. 23 Michigan            L, 6-7

3/8   New Mexico State         W, 17-1

3/9   Lehigh                         W, 4-1

3/10  South Dakota                W, 12-0

 

20.  South Carolina (21-7, 1-5 SEC)

3/12  Rhode Island                Cancelled

3/13  Bryant                         W, 7-0

        Bryant                         W, 10-2

3/15 @ No. 17 Arkansas       L, 2-3

3/16  @ No. 17 Arkansas       L, 4-7

3/17  @ No. 17 Arkansas       W, 9-6

 

LAST WEEK

3/6   Winthrop                       W, 3-0

3/8   No. 22 Kentucky           L, 0-5

3/9   No. 22 Kentucky           L, 2-11

3/10  No. 22 Kentucky           L, 1-5

 

21.   Minnesota (19-8)

        @ USF-Michele Smith Pediatric Cancer Spring Invitational in Tampa, Fla.

3/15 Butler                           W, 3-2

        USF                            W, 3-0

3/16  Wichita State                 W, 5-0

        FGCU                         L, 1-4

3/17  USF                            W, 3-0

 

LAST WEEK

        @ Longhorn Invitational in Austin, Texas

3/8   Texas Southern            W, 7-0

        No. 10 Texas               W, 4-1

3/9   No. 10 Texas               L, 3-5

        Texas Southern            W, 7-4

3/10  No. 10 Texas               W, 3-1

 

22.  Wisconsin (21-3)

Did not play

 

LAST WEEK

        @ USF-Clearwater Parks and Recreation Showcase Tournament in Tampa, Fla.

3/8   UMass                        W, 8-0

        USF                            L, 1-7

3/9   Central Michigan           W, 2-0

        Furman                        W, 4-1

3/10  Villanova                      W, 13-1

 

23.   James Madison (15-5)

        Host of JMU Invitational

3/15 Saint Joseph’s              W, 14-2

        Rutgers                        W, 10-1

3/16  Binghamton                  W, 15-0 (5)

3/17  Morgan State                W, 15-1 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

        @ ASU Invitational in Tempe, Ariz.

3/7   No. 23 Michigan            W, 3-0 (9)

        No. 17 Arizona State      L, 4-6

3/8   South Dakota                W, 9-1 (5)

3/9   New Mexico State         W, 2-0

        Lehigh                         W, 12-3 (5)

 

24.  Michigan (15-10)

3/14  Kent State                     W, 8-0 (5)

3/17  Kent State                     W, 18-1 (5)

        Kent State                     W, 8-1

 

LAST WEEK

        @ ASU Invitational in Tempe, Ariz.

3/7   No. 21 James Madison  L, 0-3 (9)

        No. 17 Arizona State      W, 7-6

3/8   Lehigh                         W, 5-0

        New Mexico State         W, 3-0

3/9   South Dakota                L, 4-6

 

25.  Virginia Tech (21-4, 5-1 ACC)

3/15 NC State                      W, 4-2

3/16  NC State                      W, 12-1 (5)

3/17  NC State                      W, 1-0

 

LAST WEEK

3/8   Georgia Tech                W, 5-1

3/9   Georgia Tech                L, 7-10

3/10  Georgia Tech                W, 5-4

 

RECEIVING VOTES

 

RV Boise State (19-4, 1-2 Mountain West)

3/15 @ UNLV                      L, 1-8

3/16  @ UNLV                      W, 11-2 (5)

3/17  @ UNLV                      L, 0-1

 

LAST WEEK

        @Louisville Slugger Tournament in Stockton, Calif.

3/8   Sacramento State          W, 5-2

        Pacific                         W, 9-4

3/9   Fairleigh Dickinson        W, 9-2

        Sacramento State          W, 7-3

 

RV Northwestern (19-6)

        @ Hoosier Classic in Bloomington, Ind.

3/16  Toledo                         W, 11-2

        No. 15 Indiana              W, 5-0

 

LAST WEEK

        @ Oklahoma Invitational Tournament in Norman, Okla.

3/8   Drake                          W, 2-1

        No. 3 Oklahoma            L, 0-7

3/9   Tulsa                           W, 9-1 (5)

        Grand Canyon              W, 7-2

3/10  No. 3 Oklahoma            L, 0-8 (5)

 

RV Illinois (16-5)

        @ LMU Tournament in Los Angeles, Calif.

3/15 UC Santa Barbara         W, 11-2 (5)

        Cal Poly                      W, 9-1 (5)

3/16  No. 2 Oklahoma            L, 1-11 (6)

        Loyola Marymount        W, 5-2 (8)

3/17  Cal Poly                      W, 4-1

 

LAST WEEK

Did not play

                     

RV Oregon State (17-7, 1-2 Pac-12)

3/15 @ No. 19 Arizona State  W, 5-1

3/16  @ No. 19 Arizona State  L, 2-18

3/17  @ No. 19 Arizona State  L, 4-12

 

LAST WEEK

        @ LMU Tournament in Los Angeles, Calif.

3/8   New Mexico                L, 5-6

        Loyola Marymount        W, 6-2

3/9   Western Carolina           W, 7-0

        New Mexico                W, 5-3

3/10  Western Carolina           W, 2-0

 

RV Stanford (19-4)

Did not play

 

LAST WEEK

        Host of Cardinal Classic

3/8   Bucknell                       W, 2-1

        UMass-Lowell              W, 7-6

3/9   UNLV                          L, 0-1

        UMass-Lowell              W, 4-3

3/10  UNLV                          L, 1-4 (6 – rain)

        Bucknell                       Cancelled

 

RV  Oregon (11-13, 0-3 Pac-12)

3/15 @ No. 12 Arizona          L, 0-8 (6)

3/16  @ No. 12 Arizona          L, 0-8 (5)

3/17  @ No. 12 Arizona          L, 3-8

 

LAST WEEK

3/8   No. 18 Oklahoma State  L, 0-3

3/9   No. 18 Oklahoma State  L, 6-7

3/10  No. 18 Oklahoma State  L, 6-9

 

RV  California (19-9, 2-2 Pac-12) 

3/13  Fairleigh Dickinson        W, 6-1

        Fairleigh Dickinson        W, 12-1 (5)

3/15 @ Utah                        L, 4-5

3/16  @ Utah                        L, 3-7

3/17  @ Utah                        W, 8-7 (8)

 

LAST WEEK

        @ Hawaii Spring Fling Tournament in Manoa, Hawaii

3/6   St. Bonaventure            W, 8-0 (5)

3/7   Niagara                        W, 14-3 (5)

        Hawaii                         W, 14-0 (5)

3/8   St. Bonaventure            W, 12-0 (5)

3/9   SIU-Edwardsville          W, 8-0 (5)

 

RV Mississippi State (19-8, 0-3 SEC)

3/15 @ No. 18 Kentucky       L, 0-8 (5)

3/16  @ No. 18 Kentucky       L, 8-9

3/17  @ No. 18 Kentucky       L, 1-4

 

LAST WEEK

Did not receive votes

 

RV Ole Miss (21-7, 2-1 SEC)

3/11  No. 17 Arkansas           W, 6-2

3/13  Memphis                      W, 8-0 (6)

3/15 Samford                       W, 15-2 (5)

3/16  No. 14 Oklahoma State  W, 8-4

3/17  Samford                       W, 6-3

        No. 14 Oklahoma State  W, 10-1 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

Did not receive votes

 

RV Houston (19-8)

3/12  @ RV Cal State Fullerton      W, 1-0

 

LAST WEEK

Did not receive votes

 

RV  Ohio State (15-9)

3/12  @ Portland State            W, 8-4

        @ Portland State            W, 7-0

        @ GCU Invitational in Phoenix, Ariz.

3/15 Weber State                  L, 0-4

        Lehigh                         W, 2-0

3/16  Lehigh                         W, 12-3 (6)

        Grand Canyon              L, 7-8

3/17  Grand Canyon              L, 3-4 (8)

 

LAST WEEK

@ Husky Classic in Seattle, Wash.

3/8   Seattle                         W, 6-4 (8)

        No. 6 Washington          L, 0-3

3/9   Seattle                         L, 0-3

        Idaho State                   W, 9-3

3/10  Northern Illinois             W, 3-2

 

RV  Cal State Fullerton (18-10)      

3/12  RV Houston                  L, 0-1

        Host of Easton Invitational

3/14  Boston                         W, 3-1

3/15 Harvard                       L, 3-4

3/16  DePaul                         W, 5-1

3/17  Charleston                    W, 7-1

 

LAST WEEK

        @ Silicon Valley Classic in Santa Clara, Calif.

3/7   San Jose State              Cancelled

3/8   Nevada                       L, 0-5

        Weber State                  W, 1-0

3/9   Northern Kentucky         W, 3-0

        Santa Clara                  W, 8-1

 

RV Texas A&M (16-11, 1-5 SEC)

3/15 @ No. 16 Auburn          L, 6-7

3/16  @ No. 16 Auburn          L, 1-8

3/17  @ No. 16 Auburn          L, 4-12 (6)

 

LAST WEEK

3/6   UT-Arlington                 W, 1-0

3/8   No. 9 LSU                    L, 3-17 (5)

3/9   No. 9 LSU                    L, 0-7

3/10  No. 9 LSU                    W, 6-5

 

RV Wichita State (18-9)

3/13  North Texas                 Cancelled

        @ USF-Michele Smith Pediatric Cancer Spring Invitational in Tampa, Fla.

3/15 UT-Chattanooga            L, 2-3

        North Dakota State         L, 4-6

3/16  Towson                       W, 5-4

        No. 21 Minnesota          L, 0-5

3/17  Monmouth                    L, 4-7

 

LAST WEEK

Did not receive votes

 

RV South Florida (22-12)

3/12  Colgate                        W, 4-0

        Colgate                        W, 1-0 (8)

3/14  Purdue                         W, 4-3 (9)

        Host of USF-Michele Smith Pediatric Cancer Spring Invitational

3/15 No. 21 Minnesota          L, 0-3

        Butler                           W, 4-1

3/17  FAMU                         W, 7-3

        No. 21 Minnesota          L, 0-3

 

LAST WEEK

Did not receive votes