1986 Baseball Team College World Series Champions
A late-season rush propelled the Wildcats to a 49-19 record and the NCAA Championship. The Wildcats hit a school record 74 home runs, with a .337 team batting avergage. Their race for the title was dramatic as the team came from behind to win in seven consecutive post-season victories before crushing No. 1 ranked Florida State, 10-2, in the championship game. Outfielder Mike Senne was voted Most Outstanding Player of the World Series and righthander Gilbert Heredia set a school record with 16 victories.