2001 Conference USA Tournament

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The 2001 Conference USA baseball tournament was held at Zephyr Field in New Orleans, LA. #1 Tulane University defeated #3 University of South Florida for the title.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 Tulane University 21-6 Rick Jones
2 University of Houston 20-7 Rayner Noble
3 University of South Florida 16-11 Eddie Cardieri
4 University of Cincinnati 16-11 Brian Cleary
5 University of Memphis 13-14 Dave Anderson
6 University of Louisville 13-14 Lelo Prado
7 University of Southern Mississippi 11-16 Corky Palmer
8 University of North Carolina at Charlotte 10-17 Loren Hibbs


Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 16
Game 1 University of Southern Mississippi 6-2 University of Houston
Game 2 University of South Florida 10-5 University of Louisville
Game 3 University of Memphis 8-5 University of Cincinnati
Game 4 University of North Carolina at Charlotte 8-4 Tulane University
May 17
Game 5 University of Louisville 6-5 University of Houston Houston eliminated
Game 6 Tulane University 9-7 University of Cincinnati Cincinnati eliminated
Game 7 University of Southern Mississippi 18-5 University of South Florida
Game 8 University of Memphis 4-2 University of North Carolina at Charlotte
May 18
Game 9 University of South Florida 7-3 (10) University of Louisville Louisville eliminated
Game 10 Tulane University 6-2 University of North Carolina at Charlotte UNC Charlotte eliminated
May 19
Game 11 University of South Florida 6-4 University of Southern Mississippi
Game 12 Tulane University 7-6 University of Memphis
Game 13 University of South Florida 7-4 University of Southern Mississippi Southern Mississippi eliminated
Game 14 Tulane University 7-2 University of Memphis Memphis eliminated
May 20
Game 15 Tulane University 21-4 University of South Florida Tulane advances to NCAA tournament