May 16, 2001

COLUMBUS, Ohio – %^$The 2001 Big Ten Baseball Tournament, hosted by The Ohio State University at Bill Davis Stadium, has been postponed because of rain and field conditions.%^$

%^$Game two of the tournament, which pitted No. 2 Purdue against No. 5 Illinois, was postponed with two outs in the top half of the fifth inning and will resume at 10 a.m. Thursday. All subsequent games will be played one time interval later.%^$

%^$No. 1-seed Ohio State will play No. 6 seed Michigan at 12:05 p.m. The loser of the game will play the loser of the Purdue vs. Illinois game at 3:35 p.m. The winner of the Ohio State vs. Michigan game will play Penn State at 7:05 p.m.%^$

%^$All tickets already purchased will be honored for their respective games. For more ticket information call 1%^$(800) GO BUCKS.