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Big Ten Baseball Weekend!!!!!!

It will be a wild weekend finish for the Big Ten baseball season.

Chewbacca fan at a sporting event Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images

Standings current as of right now:

This Week's Schedule:

  • Indiana at Nebraska
  • Michigan at Illinois
  • Ohio State at Minnesota
  • Maryland at Michigan State
  • Iowa at Penn State
  • Northwestern at Rutgers
  • Cal State Northridge at Purdue

Who's In the Big Ten Tournament:

Minnesota, Indiana, Ohio State, Nebraska

Who's Trying To Get Into The Big Ten Tournament:

Michigan, Michigan State, Maryland, Penn State, Illinois, Iowa

Out Of the Big Ten Tournament:

Rutgers, Northwestern, Purdue

Crazy Stuff:

Michigan can finish anywhere from first to 10th.

So You're Saying There's A Chance:

Nebraska could win the regular season title if they win out and Minnesota gets swept by Ohio State. The Huskers and Buckeyes would split the regular season title, but Ohio State would get the #1 seed in the Big Ten Tourney on a tie breaker.

Yesterday/Last Night:


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Gopher Baseball Seeking Big Ten Title as Pitching Coach Todd Oakes Enters Hospice - The Daily Gopher

Pitching Coach, Todd Oakes ("T.O.") has been battling acute myeloid leukemia for four years and was very recently put into hospice.

Tenopir says Cavanaugh's O-line rotating approach same as his was | Life in the Red |

"We did it the same way (as Cavanaugh)," Tenopir said. "We just got ahead in so many games where we had the luxury of playing other kids."

Cowboys 2016 Draft: Talking With Corn Nation About Third-Round Pick Maliek Collins - Blogging The Boys

The Dallas Cowboys took a player that brought comparisons to former Cowboy Henry Melton. I was lucky enough to speak with Corn Nation's Brian Towle on Collins and what he will bring to the Cowboys.

Huskers Walk Off With Win Over Louisville - - Nebraska Athletics Official Web Site

Junior MJ Knighten grounded an RBI single up the middle with the bases loaded and one out in the bottom of the seventh inning, lifting the Nebraska softball team to a 3-2 walk-off victory over Louisville in the opening game of the NCAA Columbia (Mo.) Regional.

A REVIEW OF STAR WARS LAW - Every Day Should Be Saturday


Then There's This:

Brighten your day with the happiest Wookiee you'll ever see | The Verge

I always thought Chewbacca was pretty expressive for someone who communicates only in creaky roars, but even our favorite fuzzball has nothing on Candace Payne, aka, the Lady in the Wookiee Mask.