College World Series
CWS Seeds: 1. Alabama (52-12); 2. LSU (53-13); 3. Stanford (43-18); 4. UCLA (45-19); 5. Miami (49-16); 6. Auburn (49-15); 7. Rice (47-14); 8. Mississippi St. (46-19).
CWS Championship Game
Saturday, June 7, at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha.
Win: LSU– Doug Thompson (12-3). Loss: Alabama– Michael Daniel (5-1). Starters: Alabama– Daniel; LSU– Patrick Coogan. Strikeouts: Alabama– Jarrod Kingrey 4, Heath Henderson 4, Doug Hurst 2; LSU– Coogan 8, Thompson 7. WP: LSU– Coogan 3, Thompson.
2B: Alabama– Joe Caruso, Andy Phillips, Robbie Tucker, Mark Peer; LSU– Tom Bernhardt, Wes Davis. HR: Alabama– Caruso (15); LSU– Danny Higgins (11), Bernhardt (17). RBI: Alabama– Caruso 4, Tucker 2; LSU– Higgins 3, Brandon Larson 3, Bernhardt 3, Davis 3, Mike Koerner. SB: Alabama– Caruso (13). HBP: Alabama– G.W. Keller (by Coogan); LSU– Trey McClure (by Henderson).
Attendance: 24,401. Time 3:15.
Most Outstanding Player
Brandon Larson, LSU, SS
C– Matt Frick, Alabama. 1B– Eddy Furniss, LSU. 2B– Joe Caruso, Alabama. 3B– Andy Phillips, Alabama. SS– Brandon Larson, LSU. OF– Mike Koerner and Tom Bernhardt, LSU; G.W. Keller, Alabama. DH– Mark Peer, Alabama. P– Jeff Austin, Stanford; Jarrod Kingrey, Alabama.
Chosen by Baseball America, Collegiate Baseball, National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and the American Baseball Coaches Association.
Players of the Year
Coaches of the Year
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