2001 Big Ten Conference Tournament

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The 2001 Big Ten Conference baseball tournament was held in Columbus, OH. #3 University of Minnesota defeated #6 University of Michigan for the title.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 Ohio State University 20-7 Bob Todd
2 Purdue University 19-7 Doug Schreiber
3 University of Minnesota 19-8 John Anderson
4 Pennsylvania State University 15-11 Joe Hindelang
5 University of Illinois 13-14 Itch Jones
6 University of Michigan 10-14 Geoff Zahn

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

  First round Second round Semifinals Finals
                                       
  1 Ohio State 8  
  6 Michigan 4     1 Ohio State 3  
    4 Penn State 4    
      4 Penn State 2  
      6 Michigan 10    
  6 Michigan 10          
  2 Purdue 2        
  2 Purdue 5         6 Michigan 2 x
  5 Illinois 9           3 Minnesota 3 x
      5 Illinois 11        
      3 Minnesota 15          
  3 Minnesota 4           3 Minnesota 6    
  4 Penn State 2         1 Ohio State 5  
  5 Illinois 0    
  1 Ohio State 10  


Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
Game 1 University of Minnesota 4-2 Pennsylvania State University
Game 2 University of Illinois 9-5 Purdue University
Game 3 Ohio State University 8-4 University of Michigan
Game 4 University of Michigan 10-2 Purdue University Purdue eliminated
Game 5 Pennsylvania State University 4-3 Ohio State University
Game 6 University of Minnesota 15-11 University of Illinois
Game 7 Ohio State University 10-0 University of Illinois Illinois eliminated
Game 8 University of Michigan 10-2 Pennsylvania State University Penn State eliminated
Game 9 University of Minnesota 6-5 Ohio State University Ohio State eliminated
Game 10 University of Minnesota 3-2 University of Michigan Minnesota advances to NCAA tournament