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Sunday, May 1, 2016

Tournament Brackets
 
RICHARDSON, Texas – Concordia Texas and East Texas Baptist finished first and second in the league standings and will serve as hosts for the 2016 American Southwest Conference Baseball Championship Tournament Series, May 6-8.
 
For the first time in ASC history the conference championship features two four-team tournaments. The Blue tournament bracket will be hosted by the ASC regular season champion and No. 1 seed Concordia Texas in Austin. The Red tournament bracket will be played in Marshall, Texas and hosted by No. 2 seed East Texas Baptist.
 
The winners of the Blue and Red brackets advance to the Gold tournament bracket for a best of three-game series. The host of the Gold series will be the higher ranked seed from the Blue and Red bracket winners. The Gold bracket winner is the ASC champion and earns an automatic berth in the NCAA Division III Baseball Championship.
 
Game one in the Blue bracket begins with the defending ASC champions No. 4 UT Tyler (25-15) vs. No. 5 LeTourneau (15-20) at 3:00 p.m. In game two No. 1 Concordia Texas (27-13) will take on No. 8 UT Dallas (21-18) at 7:00 p.m.
 
The Red Bracket begins with No. 3 Hardin-Simmons (25-15) vs. No. 6 Sul Ross State (18-22) at 3:00 p.m. No. 2 East Texas Baptist (28-12) will meet No. 7 Howard Payne (19-19) at 7:00 p.m.
 
The 2016 ASC Baseball Championship Tournament is the 20th postseason event dating back to 1997. NO PETS ALLOWED at the conference tournament per ASC policy, leashed or unleashed, within the confines of the facility.
 
2016 ASC Baseball Championship Tournament Series
Blue Bracket | Austin, Texas | Tornado Field | Hosted by Concordia University Texas
 
Friday, May 6
Game 1: No. 5 LeTourneau vs. No. 4 UT Tyler, 3:00 p.m.
Game 2: No. 1 Concordia Texas vs. No. 8 UT Dallas, 7:00 p.m.
 
Saturday, May 7
Game 3: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 1:00 p.m.
Game 4: Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 4:00 p.m.
Game 5: Loser Game 4 vs. Winner Game 3, 7:00 p.m.
 
Sunday, May 8
Game 6: Winner Game 4 vs. Winner Game 5, 1:00 p.m.
Game 7: Game 6 teams (if needed), 30 minutes after Game 5

Red Bracket | Marshall, Texas | Woods Field | Hosted by East Texas Baptist University
 
Friday, May 6
Game 1: No. 6 Sul Ross State vs. No. 3 Hardin-Simmons, 3:00 p.m.
Game 2: No. 2 East Texas Baptist vs. No. 7 Howard Payne, 7:00 p.m.
 
Saturday, May 7
Game 3: Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 1:00 p.m.
Game 4: Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 4:00 p.m.
Game 5: Loser Game 4 vs. Winner Game 3, 7:00 p.m.
 
Sunday, May 8
Game 6: Winner Game 4 vs. Winner Game 5, 1:00 p.m.
Game 7: Game 6 teams (if needed), 30 minutes after Game 5