The Gophers baseball team sits atop the Big Ten standings entering its first conference series at Siebert Field this weekend.

The team is 6-0 in the Big Ten and riding a 10-game win streak after Tuesday's 7-1 victory over North Dakota State in the Gophers' first outdoors game in the Twin Cities this season.

Rutgers visits Siebert Field for a three-game series starting Friday looking for its first conference victory. The Scarlet Knights are 10-17 overall, the Gophers 19-8.

The Gophers played their first 13 home games at U.S. Bank Stadium, where they had an 8-5 record. They will finish the home schedule outdoors with 18 remaining games at Siebert Field.

The Gophers have scored 68 runs in the past 10 games while holding opponents to 28 runs. They've scored a combined 16 runs in the past two wins, against Michigan State and North Dakota State. They also scored 15 runs against Ohio State on March 25.

JASON GONZALEZ