1980 Big Eight Conference Tournament

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The 1980 Big Eight Conference baseball tournament was held at All-Sports Stadium in Oklahoma City, OK. University of Missouri defeated University of Nebraska for the title.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
East 1 University of Nebraska 16-4 John Sanders
East 2 University of Missouri 15-5 Gene McArtor
West 1 Oklahoma State University 17-3 Gary Ward
West 2 University of Oklahoma 8-10 Enos Semore

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

  First Round   Second Round   Final
                             
  E1 Nebraska 13  
  W2 Oklahoma 6    
      E1 Nebraska 12  
      W1 Oklahoma State 5    
  W1 Oklahoma State 5          
  E2 Missouri 4        
      E1 Nebraska 0 3
        E2 Missouri 9 5
       
    W1 Oklahoma State 2    
  W2 Oklahoma 1     E2 Missouri 14  
  E2 Missouri 6  



Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 10
Game 1 University of Nebraska 13-6 University of Oklahoma
Game 2 Oklahoma State University 5-4 University of Missouri
May 11
Game 3 University of Missouri 6-1 University of Oklahoma Oklahoma eliminated
Game 4 University of Nebraska 12-5 Oklahoma State University
May 12
Game 5 University of Missouri 14-2 Oklahoma State University Oklahoma State eliminated
May 13
Game 6 University of Missouri 9-0 University of Nebraska
May 14
Game 7 University of Missouri 5-3 University of Nebraska Missouri advances to NCAA tournament