1986 Southeastern Conference Tournament

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The 1986 Southeastern Conference baseball tournament was held at Alex Box Stadium in Baton Rouge, LA. #1 Louisiana State University defeated #4 University of Georgia for the title. LSU's Jeff Yurtin was named Tournament MVP.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 Louisiana State University 22-5 Skip Bertman
2 University of Alabama 18-9 Barry Shollenberger
3 Auburn University 15-12 Hal Baird
4 University of Georgia 14-13 Steve Webber


Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 9
Game 1 University of Alabama 8-7 Auburn University
Game 2 Louisiana State University 10-6 University of Georgia
May 10
Game 3 University of Georgia 11-7 Auburn University Auburn eliminated
Game 4 Louisiana State University 10-7 University of Alabama
May 11
Game 5 University of Georgia 6-4 University of Alabama Alabama eliminated
Game 6 Louisiana State University 8-4 University of Georgia LSU advances to NCAA tournament

All Tournament Team[edit]

  • 1B Pete Freeman, Georgia
  • 2B Mike Qualls, Alabama
  • SS Jimmy Harrell, Georgia
  • 3B Jeff Yurtin, LSU
  • C Doug Duke, Alabama
  • OF Joey Belle, LSU
  • OF Mike Papajohn, LSU
  • OF Trey Gainous, Auburn
  • UT Pat Bailey, Auburn
  • P Cris Carpenter, Georgia
  • P Barry Manuel, LSU