staff, April 27, 2015

Four Big Ten teams land in the latest Baseball America top 25 poll, headlined by white-hot and first place Illinois, at No. 8.

[ MORE: View the full Baseball America top 25 poll ]

Iowa comes in at No. 16, Maryland No. 21 and Ohio State enters the poll at No. 25.

The Illini, winners of a program-record 17 straight games, are 13-1 in Big Ten play, one-half game ahead of Iowa and 1.5 ahead of Ohio State. View Big Ten standings.

Ohio State hosts Illinois, which hasn't lost since March 29, in a big series 3-game series Friday-Sunday.

Catch up on some of the past weekend's action in the tweets below.