May 18-22, 2016 • New Orleans, La.
MLB Urban Youth Academy • Wesley Barrow Stadium




GM MATCH-UP TIME/RESULT COVERAGE
WEDNESDAY - MAY 18
1  #2E - Jackson State 2 vs. #3W - Texas Southern TSU 10, JSU 2 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
2 #2W - Grambling State vs. #3E - Alcorn State ALCN 8, GRAM 7 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
3 #1W - Arkansas-Pine Bluff vs. #4E - Alabama A&M UAPB 16, AAMU 6 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
4 #1E - Alabama State vs. #4W - Southern ALST 27, SUBR 9 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
THURSDAY - MAY 19
5 Jackson State vs. Alabama A&M JSU 15, AAMU 3 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
6 Grambling State vs. Southern SUBR 6, GRAM 3 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
7 Texas Southern vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff TSU 10, UAPB 0 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
8 Alcorn State vs. Alabama State
ALST 16, ALCN 3 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
FRIDAY - MAY 20
9 Jackson State vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff JSU 4, UAPB 2 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
10 Southern vs. Alcorn State SUBR 11, ALCN 10 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
11 Texas Southern vs. Jackson State TSU 15, JSU 4 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
12 Alabama State vs. Southern ALST 9, SUBR 7 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP 
SUNDAY - MAY 22
14 Texas Southern vs. Alabama State ALST 7, TXSO 5 LIVE STATS | AUDIO | RECAP | ESPNU

 

Tournament Information
When: May 18-22, 2016
Where: Wesley Barrow Stadium (New Orleans, La.)
Admission: General Daily $10 | General Tournament $35 | Youth Daily $5.00 | Youth Tournament $10 (Youth: 10 and younger, Students with Valid HS or College ID)

The 2016 Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball tournament takes place May 18-22 in New Orleans, Louisiana at the MLB Urban Youth Academy's Wesley Barrow Stadium.  This is the third year the tournament is being held at the Urban Youth Academy.

The top four finishers from the Eastern and Western Divisions qualify for the SWAC baseball tournament.  The team with the highest winning percentage during conference play is the regular season divisional champion and receives the number one seed.  

Last year, Texas Southern defeated Grambling State twice in the same day to advance to the finals against Southern. Texas Southern shutout Southern 10-0 to capture the program's third championship.  The 2016 baseball championship game will be broadcast live on ESPNU.

 

Tournament History

Year Champion
2016 Alabama State
2015 Texas Southern
2014 Jackson State
2013 Jackson State
2012 Prairie View A&M
2011 Alcorn State
2010 Grambling State
 
2009 Southern
2008 Texas Southern
2007 Prairie View A&M
2006 Prairie View A&M
2005 Southern
2004 Texas Southern
2003 Southern
2002 Southern
2001 Southern
2000 Jackson State
 
1999 Southern
1998 Southern
1997 Southern
1996 Southern
1995 Jackson State
1994 Jackson State
1993 Jackson State/Southern
1992 Southern
1991 Southern 
1990 Jackson State
 
1989 Jackson State 
1988 Southern
1987 Southern
1986 Jackson State  
1985 Grambling State  
1984 Grambling State  
1983  Grambling State 
1982  Jackson State
1981 Southern 
1980 Jackson State 
 
1979 Southern
1978 Jackson State
1977 Jackson State
1976 Southern
1975 Southern
1974 Southern
1973 Jackson State
1972 Southern
1971 Jackson State
1970 Southern
 
1969 Southern
1968 Jackson State
1967 Grambling State
1966 Southern
1965 Southern
1964 Grambling State
1963 Grambling State
1962 Grambling State
1961 Grambling State
1960 Southern
 
1959 Southern

 Number of Championships
 Southern - 26 (2009, 2005, 2001-03, 1996-99, 1991-93, 1987-88, 1981,
 1979, 1974-76, 1972, 1970, 1969, 1965-66, 1959-60)
 
 Jackson State - 16 (2013-14, 2000, 1993-95, 1989-90, 1986, 1982
 1980, 1977-78, 1973, 1971, 1968)

 Grambling State - 9 (2010, 1983-85, 1967, 1961-64)

 Texas Southern - 3 (2015, 2008, 2004) 

 Prairie View A&M - 3 (2012, 2006-07)

 Alcorn State - 1 (2011)

 Alabama State - 1 (2016)

 

 Longest Championship Streaks
 4 - Southern (1996-99), Grambling State (1961-64) 

 3 - Southern (2001-03), Jackson State (1993-95), Southern (1991-93), 
 Grambling State (1983-85), Southern (1974-76)

 

 Championships by Decade
 2010's
 Jackson State - 2
 Texas Southern - 1
 Prairie View A&M - 1
 Alcorn State - 1
 Grambling State - 1
 Alabama State - 1

 2000's
 Southern - 5
 Texas Southern - 2
 Prairie View A&M - 2
 Jackson State - 1

 1990's
 Southern - 7
 Jackson State - 4

 1980's
 Jackson State - 4
 Grambling State - 3
 Southern - 3

 1970's
 Southern - 6
 Jackson State - 4

 1960's
 Grambling State - 5
 Southern - 4
 Jackson State - 1

 1950's
 Southern - 1