2016 Mississippi State Bulldogs Baseball Team
2016 Mississippi State Bulldogs baseball
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Conference Southeastern Conference
Division Western Division
Ranking
Coaches No. 4
2016 record 44-18-1 (21-9 SEC)
Head coach John Cohen (8th season)
Assistant coach Nick Mingione (4th season)
Assistant coach Wes Johnson (1st season)
Home stadium Dudy Noble Field
Seasons
2015
2017 ->
2016 Southeastern Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T   PCT     W   L   T   PCT
Eastern
#12 South Carolina xy 20 - 9 - 0   .690     46 - 18 - 0   .719
#7 Florida y 19 - 10 - 0   .655     52 - 16 - 0   .765
#23 Vanderbilt y 18 - 12 - 0   .600     43 - 19 - 0   .694
Kentucky 15 - 15 - 0   .500     32 - 25 - 0   .561
Georgia 11 - 19 - 0   .367     27 - 30 - 0   .474
Tennessee 9 - 21 - 0   .300     29 - 28 - 0   .509
Missouri 9 - 21 - 0   .300     26 - 30 - 0   .464
Western
21 - 9 - 0   .700     44 - 18 - 1   .706
#9 Texas A&M ?y 20 - 10 - 0   .667     49 - 16 - 0   .754
#13 LSU y 19 - 11 - 0   .633     45 - 21 - 0   .682
Ole Miss y 18 - 12 - 0   .600     43 - 19 - 0   .694
Alabama 15 - 15 - 0   .500     32 - 26 - 0   .552
Auburn 8 - 22 - 0   .267     23 - 33 - 0   .411
Arkansas 7 - 23 - 0   .233     26 - 29 - 0   .473
x - Division champion
+ - Conference champion
? - Tournament champion
y - Invited to the NCAA Tournament
Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 2016 Mississippi State Bulldogs baseball team represents the Mississippi State University in the 2016 NCAA Division I baseball season. The Bulldogs play their home games at Dudy Noble Field.


Personnel

Roster

Coaching staff

Schedule and results

+ Indicates the game does not count toward the 2016 Southeastern Conference standings.
*Rankings are based on the team's current ranking in the Collegiate Baseball poll.

Rankings

Ranking movements
Legend: ?? Increase in ranking. ?? Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Final
Coaches'[1] 17 17* 17 23 15 16 12 10 8 11 4 4 4 4 3 6 4 4* 4* 11
Baseball America[2] 20 24 24 24 15 10 5 5 2 7 3 3 3 3 2 4 4* 4* 10
Collegiate Baseball^[3] 11 NR 23 26 13 11 7 8 5 10 8 8 7 5 1 4 4 10 10
NCBWA+[4] 19 24 19 20 14 14 11 8 4 7 3 3 3 3 1 4 4 4* 11

^ Collegiate Baseball ranks 40 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
+ NCBWA ranks 35 teams in their preseason poll, but only ranks 30 teams weekly during the season.
* New poll was not released for this week so for comparison purposes the previous week's ranking is inserted in this week's slot.

MLB Draft

A school record 11 players were selected in the draft. It is 3rd most in the NCAA for the 2016 season trailing only Texas A&M with 13 and Southern California with 12.[5]

Player Position Round Overall MLB Team
Dakota Hudson RHP 1 34 St. Louis Cardinals
Reid Humphreys RHP/OF 7 200 Colorado Rockies
Daniel Brown LHP 7 201 Milwaukee Brewers
Jacob Robson OF 8 235 Detroit Tigers
Zac Houston RHP 11 325 Detroit Tigers
Nathaniel Lowe 1B 13 390 Tampa Bay Rays
Gavin Collins C/3B 13 392 Cleveland Indians
Vance Tatum LHP 18 553 Kansas City Royals
Austin Sexton RHP 18 556 St. Louis Cardinals
Jack Kruger C/DH 20 606 Los Angeles Angels
Brent Rooker+ OF/DH 38 1143 Minnesota Twins

[6]

+ Rooker returned to Mississippi State rather than signing with the Twins.[7][8] In 2017 the Minnesota Twins draft him in the 1st round.[9]

References


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