2017 Southeastern Conference Tournament

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The 2017 Southeastern Conference baseball tournament was held at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium in Hoover, AL. #2 Louisiana State University defeated #4 University of Arkansas for the title. Arkansas' Chad Spanberger was named Tournament MVP.

Participating Teams[edit]

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 University of Florida 21-9 Kevin O’Sullivan
2 Louisiana State University 21-9 Paul Mainieri
3 University of Kentucky 19-11 Nick Mingione
4 University of Arkansas 18-11 Dave Van Horn
5 Mississippi State University 17-13 Andy Cannizaro
6 Vanderbilt University 15-13-1 Tim Corbin
7 Auburn University 16-14 Butch Thompson
8 Texas A&M University 16-14 Rob Childress
9 University of Missouri 14-16 Steve Bieser
10 University of Mississippi 14-16 Mike Bianco
11 University of South Carolina 13-17 Chad Holbrook
12 University of Georgia 11-19 Scott Stricklin


Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 23
Game 1 University of South Carolina 7-4 (11) Vanderbilt University single elimination, South Carolina advances
Game 2 University of Missouri 12-7 Texas A&M University single elimination, Missouri advances
Game 3 Auburn University 5-4 University of Mississippi single elimination, Auburn advances
May 24
Game 4 Mississippi State University 3-0 University of Georgia single elimination, Mississippi State advances
Game 5 University of Kentucky 7-2 University of South Carolina
Game 6 Louisiana State University 10-3 University of Missouri
Game 7 University of Florida 5-4 Auburn University
May 25
Game 8 Mississippi State University 4-3 University of Arkansas
Game 9 University of South Carolina 10-2 University of Missouri Missouri eliminated
Game 10 University of Arkansas 12-0 (7) Auburn University Auburn eliminated
Game 11 Louisiana State University 10-0 University of Kentucky
May 26
Game 12 University of Florida 12-3 Mississippi State University
Game 13 University of South Carolina 3-1 University of Kentucky Kentucky eliminated
Game 14 University of Arkansas 9-2 Mississippi State University Mississippi State eliminated
May 27
Game 15 Louisiana State University 11-0 (7) University of South Carolina South Carolina eliminated
Game 16 University of Arkansas 16-0 (7) University of Florida Florida eliminated
May 28
Game 17 Louisiana State University 4-2 University of Arkansas Louisiana State advances to NCAA tournament

All Tournament Team[edit]

  • P Alex Lange, LSU
  • P Kacey Murphy, Arkansas
  • C Blake Logan, Auburn
  • 1B Chad Spanberger, Arkansas
  • 2B Cole Freeman, LSU
  • 3B Jonah Bride, South Carolina
  • SS Kramer Robertson, LSU
  • OF Greg Deichmann, LSU
  • OF Antoine Duplantis, LSU
  • OF Carlos Cortes, South Carolina
  • DH Luke Bonfield, Arkansas