Now in its second season, “Inside The Summit League” is hosted by Tom Nieman. Visit thesummitleague.org/itsl to view the list of channels and times or to watch online. This week’s show includes highlights from the softball championship, a preview of the upcoming track & field championships, baseball highlights and the campus spotlight on Western Illinois.
The final weekend of the regular season begins Thursday with no seeds set … Western Illinois and Omaha, tied atop the standings at 11-9, face-off in a four-game series in Macomb while North Dakota State entertains South Dakota State in Fargo … Fort Wayne has concluded its league schedule and will host Southeast Missouri State in a three-game series this weekend.
The Denver men’s squad tees-off at the NCAA Columbia Regional Thursday … The Pioneers are set to begin play at 9:10 a.m. CT ... Live stats are available here … Meanwhile, IUPUI’s Rob van de Vin earned an automatic berth as an individual by virtue of winning medalist honors at the league championships … He is set to tee-off at 9:50 a.m. in Sugar Grove, Ill. ... Follow along here.
North Dakota State captured The Summit League Championship title, its fifth in the last six years … The Bison were selected to face No. 22/21 Auburn in the NCAA Tournament Minneapolis Regional … The Bison will face the Tigers at 4 p.m. on Friday.
Track & Field
The Summit League Championships begin today and run through Saturday in Fargo, N.D. … Follow all the action via live stats or The Summit League Twitter account … Click here for the schedule of events
“Inside The Summit League”
Summit League Championships
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THE WEEK IN TWEETS
Below is a Storify edition of The Summit League’s “Week in Tweets”