1975 College World Series

June 6, 1975 - June 14, 1975  •  Rosenblatt Stadium, Omaha, Nebraska  •   Attendance: 78,052

Texas wins third CWS title

Front page (click to expand)

Series highlights

Richard Wortham, whose pitching future was jeopardized by an accident the previous October, hurled a four-hitter to give Texas the championship.

Wortham, with the help of Mickey Reichenbach's two-run homer in the third, beat South Carolina 5-1 in the windup to the double-elimination tournament.

The Longhorns, benefiting from the bye that gave them an off night the night before, won their third CWS title.

The Longhorns had been in Omaha for more tournaments than any other club.

Their first two titles were under 25-year coach Bibb Falk.

South Carolina, in its sixth year under coach Bobby Richardson, had never been in the CWS.

Most Outstanding Player

Mickey Reichenbach, Texas

Reichenbach's two-run homer helped lead Texas to the title.

The sophomore first baseman had 10 hits in 22 tournament at-bats.

Series notes

All-Tournament Team

Mickey Reichenbach, Texas, 1b, So.
Mark Van Bever, South Carolina, 2b, So.
Gary Allenson, Arizona St., 3b, Jr.
Blair Stouffer, Texas, ss, Jr.
Bob Pate, Arizona St., of, Jr.
Steve Cook, South Carolina, of, Jr.
Rick Bradley, Texas, of, Jr.
Rick Cerone, Seton Hall, c, Jr.
Earl Bass, South Carolina, p, Jr.
Richard Wortham, Texas, p, Jr.

Games played in 1975 CWS


Search options