Michigan State's softball team lost at Notre Dame Tuesday night, 7-1 behind a 6-run Irish fourth inning. MSU has now lost 12 straight and 18 of its last 19 en route to its current 11-34 record. MSU is 0-15 in the Big Ten and will likely struggle in its next three game series, this week end at Nebraska. Notre Dame improves to 27-13. MSU managed five hits at Notre Dame. After the Nebraska series, MSU's final eight games are all at home.