Pac-12 diamond play begins

OSU, Oregon begin their conference schedules in baseball, softball
Staff report

Oregon Staten and Oregon begin their Pac-12 baseball and softball schedules this weekend, with both colleges having a top-10 team.

The Beavers's baseball team, at 15-1, are ranked No. 1 play a three-game series at Cal starting today before returning home for a three-game series with Washington starting March 23.

Oregon, 12-4, plays at Arizona State in its conference opening series beginning today, then plays host to Cal March 23-25.

Oregon's softball team enters its schedule at 23-4 and ranked sixth in the nation. The Ducks play host to UCLA in their conference-opening series today.

Oregon State, at 17-9, plays host to Cal in its conference opener today as well.

The first of the Civil War series begins in Softball, March 29.

The Ducks and Beavers don't meet each other until April 19 in baseball.