2002 Southeastern Conference Baseball Tournament

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2002 Southeastern Conference
Baseball Tournament
Teams 8
Format Two pools of four-team double elimination
Finals Site
Champions Alabama (6th title)
Winning coach Jim Wells (5th title)
MVP Brent Boyd Alabama
Attendance 124,440
2002 Southeastern Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Eastern
#2 South Carolina xy 21 8   .724     53 16   .768
#20 Florida y 20 10   .667     46 19   .708
Georgia y 15 15   .500     32 29   .525
Tennessee 12 18   .400     27 28   .491
Vanderbilt 7 21   .250     24 27   .471
Kentucky 6 24   .200     17 36   .321
Western
#16 Alabama xy 20 10   .667     51 15   .773
#11 LSU y 19 10   .655     44 22   .667
Auburn y 15 15   .500     34 26   .567
Mississippi State 14 15   .483     34 24   .586
#18 Arkansas y 13 14   .481     35 28   .556
Ole Miss 14 16   .467     37 19   .661
x – Division champion
† – Conference champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 2002[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 2002 Southeastern Conference Baseball Tournament was held at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium in Hoover, AL from May 22nd through May 26th. Alabama won the tournament and earned the Southeastern Conference's automatic bid to the 2002 NCAA Tournament.

Regular Season Results[edit]

Eastern Division
Team W L Pct GB Seed
South Carolina 21 8 .724 -- 1
Florida 20 10 .667 1.5 3
Georgia 15 15 .500 6.5 6
Tennessee 12 18 .400 9.5 --
Vanderbilt 7 21 .250 13.5 --
Kentucky 6 24 .200 15.5 --
Western Division
Team W L Pct GB Seed
Alabama 20 10 .667 -- 2
LSU 19 10 .655 0.5 4
Auburn 15 15 .500 5 5
Mississippi State 14 15 .483 5.5 7
Arkansas 13 14 .481 5.5 8
Ole Miss 14 16 .467 6 --

Tournament[edit]

  First round Second round Semifinals Finals
                                       
6 Georgia 2  
3 Florida 7  
  3 Florida 4  
  2 Alabama 7  
7 Mississippi State 2
2 Alabama 12  
  2 Alabama 4 11  
  3 Florida 7 9  
6 Georgia 3  
7 Mississippi State 10  
  7 Mississippi State 0
  3 Florida 5  
  2 Alabama 6
  1 South Carolina 2
5 Auburn 1  
4 LSU 2  
  4 LSU 8
  1 South Carolina 3  
8 Arkansas 1
1 South Carolina 10  
  4 LSU 8 4
  1 South Carolina 10 5  
5 Auburn 5  
8 Arkansas 8  
  8 Arkansas 2
  1 South Carolina 6  

All-Tournament Team[edit]

Position Player School
P Jeff Norris Alabama
P Gary Bell South Carolina
C Cody Clark Arkansas
1B Brent Boyd Alabama
2B Pete Stonard Alabama
3B Pat Osborn Florida
SS Drew Meyer South Carolina
OF Ben Harrison Florida
OF Matt Heath LSU
OF Steve Thomas South Carolina
DH Ryan Shealy Florida
MVP Brent Boyd Alabama

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 2002". boydsworld.com. Retrieved July 4, 2017.