NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Oklahoma will enter the NCAA softball tournament with the #1 ranking in the ESPN.com-USA
Softball top 25 poll released Tuesday.
The Sooners will take a 52-6 record into their first tournament game Friday against Colgate in Amherst, Massachusetts. OU won the Big 12 Conference tournament title over the weekend.
Also in the Amherst regional are Long Island and Massachusetts.
OU is the #3 overall seed in the NCAA tournament, behind Arizona and Northwestern. The Sooners beat Arizona twice this season, once by an 11-0 score.