STILLWATER – The Oklahoma State softball team announced its 2021 schedule on Friday.
With a roster that features three returning All-Americans and a preseason national ranking in the top 10, the Oklahoma State softball team enters the 2021 season with legitimate Women’s College World Series aspirations.
The Cowgirls open the 2021 season with a three-week road trip beginning in Monroe, Louisiana from Feb. 12-14 in the Best on the Bayou Classic. OSU will play five games there before traveling to Frisco, Texas for another five in the Tracy Beard Invitational from Feb. 19-21. The schedule ramps up at the end of February as OSU travels to Baton Rouge to take on No. 5 LSU and No. 7 Louisiana with two games apiece.
OSU comes home for the first time when it hosts the OSU/Tulsa Invitational from March 5-10. The Cowgirls host five games in the invitational along with a game with North Texas before hosting four games in the Hall of Fame Classic from March 12-14. OSU rounds out the first part of its non-conference schedule by hosting six games in the Mizuno Classic from March 18-21.
The Cowgirls will host all three Bedlam matchups this year as Oklahoma travels to Stillwater from May 7-9 to finish the Big 12 slate. OSU will also host Big 12 series against Iowa State from April 1-3 and Baylor from April 16-18.
The rest of OSU’s Big 12 slate consists of road series with Kansas from March 26-28, Texas Tech from April 9-11 and No. 9 Texas from April 30-May 2.
Postseason play begins May 14-15 for the Big 12 Softball Championship in Oklahoma City. The NCAA Regionals begin on May 21 with the Women’s College World Series taking place from June 3-9 back in Oklahoma City.
Ticket information will be available soon.