2001 Southeastern Conference Tournament

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The 2001 Southeastern Conference baseball tournament was held at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium in Hoover, AL. #4 Mississippi State University defeated #2 Louisiana State University for the title. Mississippi State's Chris Young was named Tournament MVP.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 University of Georgia 20-10 Ron Polk
2 Louisiana State University 18-12 Skip Bertman
3 University of Tennessee 18-12 Rod Delmonico
4 Mississippi State University 17-13 Pat McMahon
5 University of South Carolina 17-13 Ray Tanner
6 University of Mississippi 17-13 Mike Bianco
7 University of Florida 16-14 Andy Lopez
8 Auburn University 15-15 Steve Renfroe

Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 16
Game 1 University of Mississippi 17-6 University of Tennessee
Game 2 Louisiana State University 10-0 University of Florida
Game 3 Mississippi State University 2-1 University of South Carolina
Game 4 University of Georgia 8-4 Auburn University
May 17
Game 5 University of Florida 9-3 University of Tennessee Tennessee eliminated
Game 6 University of South Carolina 5-4 Auburn University Auburn eliminated
Game 7 Louisiana State University 13-2 University of Mississippi
Game 8 Mississippi State University 8-4 University of Georgia
May 18
Game 9 University of Mississippi 7-6 University of Florida Florida eliminated
Game 10 University of South Carolina 10-2 University of Georgia Georgia eliminated
May 19
Game 11 Louisiana State University 12-6 University of Mississippi Mississippi eliminated
Game 12 University of South Carolina 7-6 Mississippi State University
Game 13 Mississippi State University 1-0 University of South Carolina South Carolina eliminated
May 20
Game 14 Mississippi State University 4-1 Louisiana State University Mississippi State advances to NCAA tournament

All Tournament Team[edit]

  • C Matt Heath, LSU
  • 1B Josh Christian, Mississippi
  • 2B Bryon Jeffcoat, South Carolina
  • 3B Lance Jones, Mississippi
  • SS Chris Burke, Tennessee
  • OF Michael Floyd, South Carolina
  • OF Todd Linden, LSU
  • OF Josh West, Mississippi St.
  • DH Jon Knott, Mississippi St.
  • P Chris Young, Mississippi St.
  • P Brandon Medders, Mississippi St.