Saturday's Big Ten softball roundup
Ninth-ranked Michigan scored four times in the top of the seventh inning to rally for a 5-3 victory over No. 16 Nebraska on Saturday afternoon. Read more at MGoBlue.com and find other Saturday results in this post.
Wisconsin 5, Indiana 2: A late rally by the visiting Wisconsin Badgers upset Indiana and completed a three-game series sweep for the Badgers. Read more at IUHoosiers.com.
Illinois 10, Michigan State 2: Illinois (18-25, 8-11) tied up the score, 2-2, in the top of the fourth and took the lead in the top of the fifth with five runs. The Fighting Illini scored its final three runs in the top of the sixth to take a 10-2 lead. Read more at MSUSpartans.com.
Northwestern 4, Purdue 1: Northwestern senior Megan Lamberth pitched a 4-1 win over Purdue Saturday at Sharon J. Drysdale Field. Northwestern improves to 27-18 overall on the season, 11-7 in the Big Ten with its win. Purdue now is 22-27 on the year, 8-11 in the conference. Read more at NUSports.com.
Minnesota 7, Ohio State 2: The Gophers took a 5-1 lead in the following two innings, scoring two in the second and three in the third. Read more at OhioStateBuckeyes.com.
Penn State 6, Iowa 5: Iowa dropped a 6-5 decision to Penn State in the middle game of a three-game set Saturday at Pearl Field. The Nittany Lions scored all six runs in the third inning on their way to their second-straight victory in the series.
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