Mountain West Softball Weekly Release
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – For the second-consecutive season, Fresno State (37-9-1, 18-0 MW) has earned the Mountain West title and the league’s automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs clinched the championship last weekend with a road sweep of San José State. Fresno State, which is ranked No. 20 in the latest USA Today/NFCA poll and No. 18 in the ESPN.com/USA Softball rankings, travels to Nevada (30-12, 8-7 MW) this weekend for a three-game series with the Wolf Pack.
San José State (22-24 overall) sits in second place in the Conference standings with an 11-7 record. The Spartans are at Boise State (13-33, 5-13 MW) for a three-game set, beginning on Friday.
The remaining two weekend series feature Colorado State (19-24, 5-12 MW) at UNLV (23-26, 7-11 MW) and San Diego State (26-20, 8-10 MW) on the road at New Mexico (22-21, 7-10 MW). Prior to their series with the Aztecs, the Lobos host nonconference rival New Mexico State in a midweek tilt on Wednesday.
The Mountain West Network, powered by Campus Insiders, will broadcast all 13 games this week. All games on the Mountain West Network are available live and on-demand, and are free of charge. Head to TheMW.com and click on the "Watch & Listen" tab on the home page, then click on the "Watch Live" tab to watch the games, and to see a full schedule of events.