The Big Ten released the 2015 Big Ten Baseball Tournament bracket on Saturday, with Illinois securing the top seed after winning the program’s 30th Big Ten title.
It was quite a busy day of Big Ten baseball, including four conference games and one non-conference matchup.
The Iowa Hawkeyes have been one of the best fielding teams throughout all of college baseball this season.
Illinois’ magic number was two heading into Thursday. Following an Iowa loss at Rutgers and a 6-3 win over Nebraska on Thursday evening, the Fighting Illini have reached that magic number.
Purdue’s Kyle Johnson had himself a day on Thursday.
Three more games. That’s all that remains in Illinois’ historic 2015 regular season.
When you score 28 runs in a game, you need to do something special to commemorate it. The Illinois baseball team did just that with this video.