1995 Big East Conference Baseball Tournament

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1995 Big East Conference
Baseball Tournament
Classification Division I
Teams 4
Format Double-elimination tournament
Site Muzzy Field
Bristol, Connecticut
Champions Pittsburgh (1st title)
Winning coach Mark Jackson (1st title)
MVP Jon DeBernardis (Pittsburgh)
Big East Conference
Baseball Tournament
«1994  1996»
1995 Big East Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T   PCT     W   L   T   PCT
Providence 16 5 0   .762     44 15 0   .746
Seton Hall 14 7 0   .667     38 16 0   .704
Villanova 14 7 0   .667     40 16 0   .714
Pittsburgh y 12 9 0   .571     39 16 0   .709
St. John's 12 9 0   .571     18 16 0   .529
Boston College 8 13 0   .381     21 24 0   .467
Georgetown 4 17 0   .190     17 34 0   .333
Connecticut 4 17 0   .190     13 30 1   .307
† – Conference champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1995[1][2]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1995 Big East Conference Baseball Tournament was held at Muzzy Field in Bristol, CT. This was the eleventh annual Big East Conference Baseball Tournament. The Pittsburgh Panthers won their first tournament championship and claimed the Big East Conference's automatic bid to the 1995 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament.[3]

Format and seeding[edit]

The Big East baseball tournament was a 4 team double elimination tournament in 1995. The top four regular season finishers were seeded one through four based on conference winning percentage only. Pittsburgh claimed the fourth seed by winning the season series over St. John's.[3]

Team W L Pct. GB Seed
Providence 16 5 .762
1
Seton Hall 14 7 .667
2
2
Villanova 14 7 .667
2
3
Pittsburgh 12 9 .571
4
4
St. John's 12 9 .571
4
Boston College 8 13 .381
8
Georgetown 4 17 .190
13
Connecticut 4 17 .190
13

Bracket[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
1  Providence 2  
4  Pittsburgh 6  
  4  Pittsburgh 11  
  2  Seton Hall 10  
2  Seton Hall 3
3  Villanova 2  
  4  Pittsburgh 0 10
  1  Providence 4 4
1  Providence 5  
3  Villanova 0  
  2  Seton Hall 0
  1  Providence 6  

[3]

Jack Kaiser Award[edit]

Joe DeBernardis was the winner of the 1995 Jack Kaiser Award. DeBernardis was a third baseman for Pittsburgh.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2012 Big East Baseball Media Guide. Big East Conference. p. 61. Archived from the original on February 3, 2013. Retrieved January 26, 2013. 
  2. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1995". boydsworld.com. Retrieved January 26, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d 2012 Big East Baseball Media Guide. Big East Conference. pp. 61–66. Archived from the original on February 3, 2013. Retrieved January 26, 2013.