2016 College World Series

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The 2016 College World Series was played at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha in Omaha, NE from June 18 to June 30. Eight teams qualified for the tournament by winning their Regional and Super-Regional Tournaments. Coastal Carolina University defeated University of Arizona in the championship game. They were the fourth straight team to win a title for the first time.

The field was broken into two double elimination brackets of four teams each.

Participating Teams[edit]

Bracket 1[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
University of Arizona Pacific-12 Conference 43-21 (16-14) Jay Johnson 16
(last: 2012)
1st
(1976, 1980, 1986, 2012)
37-27
University of California, Santa Barbara Big West Conference 42-18 (13-11) Andrew Checketts 0
(last: none)
none 0-0
University of Miami Atlantic Coast Conference 50-12 (21-7) Jim Morris 24
(last: 2015)
1st
(1982, 1985, 1999, 2001)
48-40
Oklahoma State University Big 12 Conference 41-20 (16-8) Josh Holliday 19
(last: 1999)
1st
(1959)
38-36

Bracket 2[edit]

School Conference Record (Conference) Head Coach CWS Appearances CWS Best Finish CWS W-L Record
Coastal Carolina University Big South Conference 48-16 (21-3) Gary Gilmore 0
(last: none)
none 0-0
University of Florida Southeastern Conference 52-14 (19-10) Kevin O'Sullivan 9
(last: 2015)
2nd
(2005)
14-18
Texas Christian University Big 12 Conference 47-16 (15-9) Jim Schlossnagle 3
(last: 2015)
4th
(2010)
6-6
Texas Tech University Big 12 Conference 46-18 (19-5) Tim Tadlock 1
(last: 2014)
7th
(2014)
0-2

Results[edit]

2016 College World Series Bracket[edit]

The teams in the CWS are divided into two pools of four, with each pool playing a double-elimination format. The winners of the two pools meet in a best-of-three finals.

  First round Second round Semifinals Finals
                                           
 UC Santa Barbara 0  
 Oklahoma State 1  
   Oklahoma State 1  
   Arizona 0  
 Arizona 5
3  Miami 1  
   Arizona 9 5  
 
   Oklahoma State 3 1  
3  Miami 3  
 UC Santa Barbara 5  
   UC Santa Barbara 0
   Arizona 3  
   Arizona 3 4 3
   Coastal Carolina 0 5 4
 TCU 5  
5  Texas Tech 3  
   TCU 6
   Coastal Carolina 1  
 Coastal Carolina 2
1  Florida 1  
   Coastal Carolina 4 7
 
   TCU 1 5  
5  Texas Tech 3  
1  Florida 2  
   Coastal Carolina 7
  5  Texas Tech 5  

Game Results[edit]

Date Game Winner Score Loser Notes
June 18 Game 1 Oklahoma State 1-0 UC Santa Barbara
Game 2 Arizona 5-1 Miami
June 19 Game 3 TCU 5-3 Texas Tech
Game 4 Coastal Carolina 2-1 Florida
June 20 Game 5 UC Santa Barbara 5-3 Miami Miami eliminated
Game 6 Oklahoma State 1-0 Arizona
June 21 Game 7 Texas Tech 3-2 Florida Florida eliminated
Game 8 TCU 6-1 Coastal Carolina
June 22 Game 9 Arizona 3-0 UC Santa Barbara UC Santa Barbara eliminated
June 23 Game 10 Coastal Carolina 7-5 Texas Tech Texas Tech eliminated
June 24 Game 11 Arizona 9-3 Oklahoma State
Game 12 Coastal Carolina 4-1 TCU
June 25 Game 13 Arizona 5-1 Oklahoma State Oklahoma St. eliminated
Game 14 Coastal Carolina 7-5 TCU TCU eliminated
June 27 Game 1 Arizona 3-0 Coastal Carolina
June 28 Game 2 Coastal Carolina 5-4 Arizona
June 30 Game 3 Coastal Carolina 4-3 Arizona Coastal Carolina wins CWS

All Tournament Team[edit]

The following players were members of the All-Tournament Team:

Position Player School
P Andrew Beckwith Coastal Carolina University
JC Cloney University of Arizona
1B Ryan Aguilar University of Arizona
2B Cody Ramer University of Arizona
3B Zach Remillard Coastal Carolina University
SS Ryan Merrill Texas Christian University
C David Parrett Coastal Carolina University
OF Anthony Marks Coastal Carolina University
Zach Gibbons University of Arizona
Jared Oliva University of Arizona
DH Luken Baker Texas Christian University

Notable Players[edit]

Tournament Notes[edit]

Further Reading[edit]

  • Jim Callis: "College World Series goes Coastal: Coach Gilmore leads Chanticleers to school's first title in any sport", mlb.com, June 30, 2016. [1]


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