SETTING THE SCENE
• The Indiana Hoosiers (25-16) head to College Park, Md. for the final Big Ten series of the 2021 season this weekend to face the Maryland Terrapins (26-15). All three games this weekend will be streamed live on BTN+.
• Entering play this weekend, the Hoosiers sit in fourth place in the Big Ten standings, just one game behind both Maryland and Michigan (25-16) who are tied for second place. Nebraska (29-11) clinched the conference regular-season title last weekend. There is no Big Ten Tournament this year.
• Jeff Mercer is in his third season at the helm of the Indiana baseball program.