March 13, 2007
BEARS TAKE BUTE OUT OF DEFENDING CHAMPION By Graham Hays, ESPN.com
The old joke in college softball used to be that the Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City doubled as the unofficial Pac-10 tournament. But after another big weekend for the Big 12, is it time to wonder if that league's conference tournament in Oklahoma City may be unofficially redundant?
Even during a weekend that saw the nation's No. 1 team tumble from the ranks of the unbeaten as conference play began in the SEC, Baylor made the biggest splash by taking two of three games from second-ranked Arizona.