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How the Top 25 Fared - Week 7

March 30, 2021, 12:39 p.m. (ET)

ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll

HOW THE TOP 25 FARED

Week 7 – March 22-28

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1.    Oklahoma (25-0, 3-0 Big 12)

3/26  @ RV Iowa State            W, 9-7

3/27  @ RV Iowa State            W, 10-2

3/28  @ RV Iowa State            W, 22-2

 

LAST WEEK

Exhibition games against Team Mexico

 

2.    UCLA (19-1, 3-0 Pac-12)

3/26  @ Cal                           Cancelled

3/27  @ Cal                           Cancelled

        @ Cal                           Cancelled

3/28  @ Cal                           Cancelled

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 No. 9 Arizona State         W, 2-1 (8)

3/20  No. 9 Arizona State         W, 6-1

        No. 9 Arizona State         W, 4-0

3/21  No. 9 Arizona State         W, 9-0 (5)

 

3.    Alabama (26-3, 6-2 SEC)

3/24  North Alabama               W, 5-0

3/27  @ No. 7 Kentucky           W, 11-6

3/28  @ No. 7 Kentucky           L, 2-4

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  @ UAB                         Postponed

3/19  No. 19 Tennessee           L, 3-4

3/20  No. 19 Tennessee           W, 7-1

3/21  No. 19 Tennessee           W, 3-0

 

4. Oregon (23-1, 3-0 Pac-12)

3/26  Loyola Marymount           W, 14-2 (5)

        Loyola Marymount           W, 3-0

3/27  Loyola Marymount           W, 6-0

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 Utah                             W, 5-2

3/20  Utah                             W, 7-6

        Utah                             W, 3-0

3/21  Utah                             W, 5-2

 

5.    Florida (24-3, 8-1 SEC)

3/24 @ No. 24 UCF                L, 6-8

3/26  No. 11 LSU                    W, 5-0

3/27  No. 11 LSU                    W, 7-4

3/28  No. 11 LSU                    W, 9-3

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  North Dakota                        W, 7-1

3/19  @ RV Mississippi State          W, 1-0

3/20  @ RV Mississippi State          W, 10-0

3/21  @ RV Mississippi State          W, 8-0

 

6.    Washington (24-4, 3-2 Pac-12)

3/26  @ No. 14 Arizona State         L, 4-5

3/27  @ No. 14 Arizona State         L, 1-6

        @ No. 14 Arizona State          W, 14-7

3/28  @ No. 14 Arizona State         W, 11-1 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 No. 8 Arizona            W, 2-1

3/20 No. 8 Arizona            W, 4-2

3/21 No. 8 Arizona            Canceled

 

7. Kentucky (24-4, 2-3 SEC)

3/24 @ Western Kentucky       L, 1-2 (9)

3/27  No. 3 Alabama                 L, 6-11

3/28  No. 3 Alabama                W, 4-2

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  Eastern Kentucky            W, 6-5

        Host of John Cropp Classic

3/20  Dayton                          W, 3-1

        Dayton                          W, 3-1

 

8.    Arizona (18-5, 3-2 Pac-12)

3/26  Oregon State                  W, 7-0

3/27  Oregon State                  W, 9-5

        Oregon State                  W, 10-2 (5)

3/28  Oregon State                  W, 7-5

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 @ No. 7 Washington        L, 1-2

3/20  @ No. 7 Washington        L, 2-4

        @ No. 7 Washington        Canceled

3/21  @ No. 7 Washington        Canceled

 

9.    Oklahoma State (26-5, 2-1 Big 12)

3/24 North Texas                   W, 5-0

3/26  @ Kansas                      L, 4-7

3/27  @ Kansas                      W, 4-2

3/28  @ Kansas                      W, 12-0

 

LAST WEEK

        Host of Mizuno Classic

3/18  Wichita State                  L, 2-9

3/19 UTSA                           W, 11-2

        UMKC                           L, 5-6

3/20  Wichita State                  W, 5-2

        UMKC                          W, 13-0

 

10. Texas (24-3)

        Host of Bevo Classic

3/26  South Dakota                 W, 6-5

3/27  UT Arlington                   W, 2-1

        UTSA                           W, 8-0 (5)

3/28  UT Arlington                   W, 9-1 (6)

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  @ McNeese State           W, 5-2

3/18  No. 15 Louisiana             W, 4-0

        No. 15 Louisiana             L, 9-10

3/19  New Mexico                   W, 5-3

3/20  New Mexico                   W, 12-0 (5)

        New Mexico                   W, 8-1

 

11. LSU (18-11, 4-5 SEC)

3/22  RV Texas A&M               W, 4-1

3/24 @ South Alabama           Cancelled

3/26  @ No. 5 Florida               L, 0-5

3/27  @ No. 5 Florida              L, 4-7

3/28  @ No. 5 Florida              L, 3-9

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  Southeastern Louisiana    W, 12-1

3/20  RV Texas A&M               L, 1-2

3/21  RV Texas A&M               W, 6-1

 

12.  Duke (26-3, 14-3 ACC)

3/26  @ No. 21 Clemson          W, 2-0

3/27  @ No. 21 Clemson          W, 3-1

        @ No. 21 Clemson          L, 1-4

3/28  @ No. 21 Clemson          L, 2-4

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  @ Elon                          W, 3-0

3/19 Syracuse                       W, 5-3

3/20  Syracuse                       W, 11-0 (5)

        Syracuse                       W, 7-3

3/21  Syracuse                       W, 8-2

 

13. Florida State (20-6, 8-2 ACC)

3/26  @ Boston College           W, 3-2

        @ Boston College           W, 5-0

3/27  @ Boston College           W, 4-1

        @ Boston College           W, 10-2 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 UNC                             Postponed

3/20  UNC                             Postponed

        UNC                             Postponed

        Kennesaw State              W, 11-0 (5)

        @ No. 23 Auburn            W, 10-1 (5)

3/21  UNC                             Postponed

        Kennesaw State              W, 3-2

        @ No. 23 Auburn            L, 1-2

 

14.  Arizona State (19-8, 2-4 Pac-12)

3/26  No. 6 Washington            W, 5-4

3/27  No. 6 Washington            W, 6-1

        No. 6 Washington            L, 7-14

3/28  No. 6 Washington            L, 1-11

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 @No. 3 UCLA                L, 1-2

3/20  @ No. 3 UCLA                L, 1-6

        @ No. 3 UCLA                L, 0-4

3/21  @ No. 3 UCLA                L, 0-9 (5)

        

15.  Arkansas (28-3, 9-0 SEC)

3/23  @ UMKC                       W, 9-3

3/24  Kansas                         W, 7-4

3/26  RV Mississippi State        W, 2-0

3/27  RV Mississippi State        W, 8-7

3/28  RV Mississippi State        W, 4-3

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  Liberty                          L, 0-2 (10)

3/19 RV Ole Miss                   W, 5-1

3/20  RV Ole Miss                   W, 3-2 (8)

3/21  RV Ole Miss                   W, 3-2 (8)

 

16. Virginia Tech (19-5, 13-5 ACC)

3/24  RV Virginia                    W, 7-0

3/26  @ Louisville                   W, 3-0

3/27  @ Louisville                   W, 2-0

        @ Louisville                   L, 2-3

3/28  @ Louisville                   W, 8-0 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  Radford                         W, 11-1 (5)

        Radford                         W, 9-1 (5)

3/19 Pitt                               W, 9-0 (5)

3/20  Pitt                               L, 3-5

        Pitt                               W, 5-0

3/21  Pitt                               W, 2-0

 

17. Louisiana (20-6, 6-1 Sun Belt)

3/26  South Alabama               W, 1-0

3/27  South Alabama               W, 1-0

3/28  South Alabama               W, 6-0

        Georgia Southern            W, 9-2

 

LAST WEEK

3/18  No. 11 Texas                  L, 0-4

        No. 11 Texas                  W, 10-9

3/19  UT Arlington                   W, 9-6

3/20  UT Arlington                   L, 3-8

3/21  UT Arlington                   W, 4-2

 

18. Georgia (22-5, 3-3 SEC)

3/24 Georgia Southern            Postponed

3/26  Ole Miss                        L, 4-6

3/27  Ole Miss                        W, 3-1

3/28  Ole Miss                        L, 2-3

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  Kennesaw State              Postponed

3/19 No. 18 Missouri               L, 1-6

3/20  No. 18 Missouri               W, 14-10

3/21  No. 18 Missouri               W, 8-7

 

19.  Tennessee (23-5, 2-4 SEC)

3/24 Kennesaw State              W, 9-1

        Kennesaw State              W, 4-0

        Host of Lady Vol Challenge

3/27  Troy                             Cancelled

        Troy                             Cancelled

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  Bellarmine                     W, 19-0 (5)

        Bellarmine                     W, 8-0 (5)

3/19  @ No. 2 Alabama            W, 4-3

3/20  @ No. 2 Alabama            L, 1-7

3/21  @ No. 2 Alabama            L, 0-3

 

20. Missouri (24-7, 3-3 SEC)

3/24 Western Illinois               W, 10-0 (5)

        Western Illinois               W, 6-0

3/26  No. 25 Auburn                W, 2-1 (9)

3/27  No. 25 Auburn                W, 6-5

3/28  No. 25 Auburn                L, 0-3

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  North Dakota State          Canceled

3/19 @ No. 20 Georgia           W, 6-1

3/20  @ No. 20 Georgia           L, 10-14

3/21  @ No. 20 Georgia           L, 7-8

 

21.  Clemson (22-4, 14-4 ACC)

3/26  No. 12 Duke                   L, 0-2

        No. 12 Duke                   L, 1-3

3/27  No. 12 Duke                   W, 4-1

3/28  No. 12 Duke                   W, 4-2

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 Louisville                       W, 4-0 (11)

3/20  Louisville                       W, 2-1

        Louisville                       W, 6-1

3/21  Louisville                       W, 4-2

 

22.  Northwestern (15-1, 15-1 Big Ten)

3/26  Wisconsin                      W, 6-5

3/27  Wisconsin                      W, 15-7 (6)

        Wisconsin                      W, 4-0

3/28  Wisconsin                      W, 6-5

 

LAST WEEK

Did not play.

 

23. South Carolina (17-10, 0-6 SEC)

3/26  @ RV Texas A&M           L, 3-6

3/27  @ RV Texas A&M           L, 2-10 (5)

3/28  @ RV Texas A&M           L, 1-2

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  Gardner-Webb                W, 12-4 (5)

        Gardner-Webb                W, 8-0 (5)

3/17  Charlotte                       Postponed

3/20  No. 21 UCF                    W, 9-1 (5)

        No. 21 UCF                    W, 4-2

3/21  No. 21 UCF                    L, 4-10

 

24. UCF (24-6)

3/24 No. 5 Florida                  W, 8-6

3/26  Houston                        W, 2-1

        Houston                        W, 5-1

3/27  Houston                        W, 4-1

3/28  Houston                        W, 4-3

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  UNF                             L, 7-9

        UNF                             W, 9-1

3/20  @ No. 24 South Carolina  L, 1-9

        @ No. 24 South Carolina  L, 2-4

3/21  @ No. 24 South Carolina  W, 10-4

 

25. Auburn (19-8, 1-5 SEC)

3/26  @ No. 20 Missouri           L, 1-2 (9)

3/27  @ No. 20 Missouri           L, 5-6

3/28  @ No. 20 Missouri           W, 3-0

 

LAST WEEK

3/17  Alabama State                Canceled

        Host of War Eagle Battle

3/19 Kennesaw State              Postponed

3/20  Charlotte                       Canceled

        Kennesaw State              L, 0-2

        Charlotte                       Canceled

        No. 13 Florida State       L, 1-10 (5)

3/21  No. 13 Florida State         W, 2-1

        Kennesaw State              W, 4-3

 

RECEIVING VOTES

 

RV  Texas A&M (23-5, 4-2 SEC)

3/22  @ No. 11 LSU                L, 1-4

3/26  No. 23 South Carolina      W, 6-3

3/27  No. 23 South Carolina      W, 10-2 (5)

3/28  No. 23 South Carolina      W, 2-1

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  HBU                             W, 6-0

3/18  McNeese                       W, 5-1

3/20  @ No. 12 LSU                W, 2-1

3/21  @ No. 12 LSU                L, 1-6

 

RV  James Madison (11-1, 2-1 CAA)

3/27  @ Elon                          W, 2-0

        @ Elon                          L, 4-5

3/28  @ Elon                          W, 10-3

 

LAST WEEK

3/20  ECU                             W, 9-1 (6)

        ECU                             W, 6-3

3/21  ECU                             W, 7-1

 

RV Illinois (11-5, 11-5 Big Ten)

3/26  RV Minnesota                 L, 0-6

3/27  RV Minnesota                 L, 1-5

        RV Minnesota                 L, 5-9

3/28  RV Minnesota                 W, 8-0 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

Did not play.

 

RV Baylor (21-5, 3-0 Big 12)

3/23  @ Sam Houston             W, 7-3

3/26  @ Texas Tech                W, 5-2

3/27  @ Texas Tech                W, 8-2

3/28  @ Texas Tech                W, 5-2

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  Stephen F. Austin            W, 3-2

3/20  Houston                        L, 1-3

3/21  Houston                        W, 2-1

 

RV Texas State (20-3, 5-0 Sun Belt)

3/23  @ Georgia State             W, 6-2

        @ Georgia State             W, 9-0

3/24  @ Georgia State             W, 10-5

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  Texas A&M – CC            W, 2-0

3/21  Appalachian State           W, 4-3

        Appalachian State           W, 8-3

 

RV  Stanford (22-4, 3-0 Pac-12)

3/24  @ BYU                         W, 5-4

3/26  @ Utah                         W, 5-2

3/27  @ Utah                         W, 9-2

        @ Utah                         W, 8-0 (6)

3/28  @ Utah                         W, 4-1

 

LAST WEEK

3/20  Loyola Marymount          W, 3-0

        Loyola Marymount           W, 11-3 (6)

3/21  Loyola Marymount          W, 2-0

 

RV Iowa State (22-8, 0-3 Big 12)

3/26  No. 1 Oklahoma              L, 7-9

3/27  No. 1 Oklahoma              L, 2-10 (6)

3/28  No. 1 Oklahoma              L, 2-22 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

        @ Billiken Bash in St. Louis, Mo.

3/19 Saint Louis                     W, 11-2 (6)

3/20  Saint Louis                     W, 7-2

3/21  Saint Louis                     W, 4-3

 

RV Michigan (13-3, 13-3 Big Ten)

3/26  @ Indiana                      W, 7-1

3/27  @ Indiana                      W, 3-1 (9)

        @ Indiana                      W, 8-1

3/28  @ Indiana                      W, 4-0

 

LAST WEEK

Did not play.

 

RV  Virginia (8-16, 4-13 ACC)

3/22  NC State                       L, 0-5

3/23  @ Liberty                       Postponed

3/24 @ No. 16 Virginia Tech    L, 0-7

 

LAST WEEK

3/19 NC State                       Postponed

3/20  NC State                       W, 4-2

        NC State                       L, 4-6

3/21  NC State                       W, 2-0

 

RV  Mississippi State (15-14, 0-9 SEC)

3/23  Central Arkansas            Postponed

3/26  No. 15 Arkansas             L, 0-2

3/27  No. 15 Arkansas             L, 7-8

3/28  No. 15 Arkansas             L, 3-4

 

LAST WEEK

3/15  RV Ole Miss                   L, 0-8 (5)

3/17  Samford                        Postponed

3/19 No. 5 Florida                  L, 0-1

3/20  No. 5 Florida                  L, 0-10

3/21  No. 5 Florida                  L, 0-8 (5)

 

RV Southern Illinois (23-5, 5-3 MVC)

3/24  Missouri State                L, 0-4

        Missouri State                L, 0-4

3/27  Bradley University           W, 6-1

        Bradley University           W, 4-1

3/28  Bradley University           W, 10-2 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

3/16  SEMO                           W, 6-2

3/20  Drake                           W, 10-2 (6)

        Drake                           L, 6-7

3/21  Drake                           W, 7-1

 

RV Minnesota (12-4, 12-4 Big Ten)

3/26  @ RV Illinois                  W, 6-0

3/27  @ RV Illinois                  W, 5-1

        @ RV Illinois                  W, 9-5

3/28  @ RV Illinois                  L, 0-8 (5)

 

LAST WEEK

Did not play.

 

RV  Western Kentucky (15-4)

3/24 No. 7 Kentucky               W, 2-1

 

LAST WEEK

Did not receive votes.