Terps the 4-seed, will take on Michigan State in First Round of Big Ten Tournament

Maryland earned the four seed in the 2015 Big Ten Baseball Tournament and will take on ffifth-seeded Michigan State in the opening round Wednesday night at 10pm ET. The Terrapins and Spartans have not played in 2015. Maryland will then play the winner or loser of Illinois and Nebraska on Thursday.

Michigan StateThe Terps finished the regular season 36-20, and 14-10 in Big Ten play. The 14-10 conference record puts them in a three-way tie with Michigan and Michigan State. Due to head-to-head tiebreakers, Michigan earned the three seed, Maryland the four, and Michigan State the five.

Maryland will play the winner or loser of top-seeded Illinois and eighth-seeded Nebraska in the second round on Thursday. If the Terps beat Michigan State, they will play at 10 pm ET again on Thursday. If they lose, they will play an elimination game at 2pm ET.

The Big Ten Tournament is a double-elimination event. Teams will play anywhere from two to six games in a five-day span.

MBN will be live all tournament long from Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Continue to check back for all the latest.

Full Big Ten Tournament Schedule:

Wednesday, May 20

10am ET – No. 3 Michigan (14-10) vs. No. 6 Indiana (12-10)

2pm ET – No. 2 Iowa (19-5) vs. No. 7 Ohio State (13-11)

6pm ET – No. 1 Illinois (21-1) vs. No. 8 Nebraska (9-14)

10pm ET – No. 5 Maryland (14-10) vs. No. 5 Michigan State (14-10)

Thursday, May 21

10am ET – Loser of MICH/IND vs. Loser of IOWA/OSU

2pm ET – Loser of ILL/NEB vs. Loser of MD/MSU

6pm ET – Winner of MICH/IND vs. Winner of IOWA/OSU

10pm ET – Winner of ILL/NEB vs. Winner of MD/MSU

Friday, May 22

4:30pm ET – Elimination Game

8:30pm ET – Elimination Game (if 1-1, Maryland will play in this one)

Saturday, May 23

10am and 2pm ET – Semifinal games

6pm and 10pm ET – If necessary games

Sunday, May 23

2pm ET – Championship Game

Memorial Day – Monday, May 24

NCAA Tournament Selection Show – Noon, ESPNU

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