WACO, Texas – After a rare midweek free of competition, the Lady Bears (32-6, 5-1 Big 12) return to action, hosting Iowa State (15-24, 0-6 Big 12) for a three-game weekend set, kicking off on Friday evening at 6:30 p.m. at Getterman Stadium.
All three games in the weekend series will be televised on the FOX Sports family of networks, with John Morris and Jil Price on the call for games one and two and Kaitlin Thumann joining Morris for game three.
The game will also have an internet radio broadcast, with Dan Ingham and Jason Orts handling the calls all weekend, available for subscribers at BaylorBears.com/allaccess.
· Baylor has won all three of its three-game series in 2017, going 2-1 in series at UCF and at Kansas, and adding a sweep of Texas Tech last weekend.
· BU has won 14 of the last 15 meetings with Iowa State, with its last loss to the Cyclones coming on April 25, 2015 in Waco.
· Since the three-game Big 12 series format started in 2012, the Lady Bears have never lost a series to the Cyclones and have gone 14-1 over that stretch.
· Baylor has won five-straight Big 12 series, with its last series loss in conference play coming in 2016 to Oklahoma in Waco.
· Baylor senior pitcher Kelsee Selman has appeared in all six of Baylor’s Big 12 games, with the Lady Bears going 4-0 in games that she has started. BU is 14-2 in Selman’s 16 starts in 2017.
Baylor fans can follow action all season long on Twitter by following @BaylorSoftball and Baylor head coach Glenn Moore @BUMoore.
Friday, April 7 | 6:30 p.m. CT
Friday, April 8 | 12:05 p.m. CT
Saturday, April 9 | 12:05 p.m. CT
Getterman Stadium (1,250) | Waco, Texas
Radio: BaylorBears.com/allaccess (Paid)
Talent: Dan Ingham and Jason Orts
Video: BaylorBears.com/allaccess (Paid)
TV: FOX Sports SW & Plus
Talent Gm 1: John Morris and Jil Price
Talent Gm 2: John Morris and Jil Price
Talent Gm 3: John Morris and Kaitlyn Thumann
Live Stats: BaylorBears.com
13/14 BAYLOR LADY BEARS
2016 Record: 45-14 (13-4 Big 12)
2017 Record: 32-6 (5-1 Big 12)
Head Coach: Glenn Moore (17th season)
Conference: Big 12
City: Waco, Texas
Current RPI (Updated April 3): 9
IOWA STATE CYCLONES
2016 Record: 20-35 (1-17 Big 12)
2017 Record: 15-24 (0-6 Big 12)
Head Coach: Jamie Trachsel (1st season)
Conference: Big 12
City: Ames, Iowa
BU All-Time Record vs. ISU: Baylor leads, 31-12
- Waco, Texas: Baylor leads, 17-5
Current RPI (Updated April 3): 163