The No. 25 Maryland baseball team was picked to finish atop the Big Ten Conference this season by a vote of league coaches.
Minnesota, the defending regular-season champion, was voted second, followed by Nebraska, Indiana, Michigan State, and Iowa and Minnesota, which tied for sixth place. Ohio State, which won the conference tournament title in 2016, did not place among the top six teams.
The Terps did not make the NCAA tournament for the first time in three years last season, but they are