TAMPA- Winners of 15 of their past 16 games, the University of South Florida softball team has picked up 23 votes in the Ultimate College Softball poll.
The 23 votes puts the Bulls at No. 27 overall, their highest ranking of the season to date. The team received four votes in the poll two weeks ago during their 10-game winning streak.
The Bulls sit atop the BIG EAST standings, tied with DePaul at 12-1 in league games and an overall record of 32-16.
Two other BIG EAST teams appeared in this week's edition of the poll with Notre Dame coming in at No. 21 and Louisville receiving two votes.
The Bulls take on the Irish in a mid-week double-header beginning at 11 a.m. at the USF Softball stadium on Wednesday with both games being aired live. on Brighthouse Sports Network. Fans can also listen to both games by visiting BullsVision.