Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2015-2016 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 10 - 13, 2016
Champions:#1 Little Rock
Runner-Up:#2 Louisiana-Monroe
MVP/MOP:Roger Woods (Little Rock, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Roger Woods (Little Rock, Sr.), Majok Deng (Louisiana-Monroe, Sr.), Shawn Long (Louisiana, Sr.), Marcus Johnson, Jr. (Little Rock, Jr.), Josh Hagins (Little Rock, Sr.), Justin Roberson (Louisiana-Monroe, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Lakefront Arena (New Orleans, LA)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Bruce Benedict, Tim Gattis, John Hampton, Rick Hartzell, Karl Hess, Hal Lusk, Glenn Truitt, Glenn Tuitt, Vladimir Voyard-Tadal

2015-2016 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Shawn Long (Louisiana, Sr.) (59)
Total Rebounds:Bryce Washington (Louisiana, So.) (17), Erick Neal (Texas-Arlington, So.) (17), Jalen Jones (Texas-Arlington, Jr.) (17)
Total Assists:Nick Coppola (Louisiana-Monroe, Jr.) (12), Justin Roberson (Louisiana-Monroe, Sr.) (12)
Total Steals:Bryce Washington (Louisiana, So.) (7)
Total Blocks:Nick Davis (South Alabama, So.) (5)
Total Minutes:Nick Coppola (Louisiana-Monroe, Jr.) (78)
Total FIC:Shawn Long (Louisiana, Sr.) (36.5)
Total Fouls:Nick Davis (South Alabama, So.) (9)
Total Turnovers:Erick Neal (Texas-Arlington, So.) (15)
Total FGs:Shawn Long (Louisiana, Sr.) (23)
Total 3PM:Drew Charles (Texas-Arlington, Jr.) (8)
Total FTs:Cameron Naylor (Texas State, Sr.) (8), Justin Roberson (Louisiana-Monroe, Sr.) (8)

2015-2016 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
5 Georgia Southern 61
8 South Alabama 67
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Georgia State 61
7 Texas State 63
 
Quarterfinals
 
4 Louisiana 90
8 South Alabama 68
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Texas-Arlington 72
7 Texas State 63
Semifinals
 
 
1 Little Rock 72
4 Louisiana 65
 
 
2 Louisiana-Monroe 82
3 Texas-Arlington 71
Championship Game
 
 
 
1 Little Rock 70
2 Louisiana-Monroe 50

2015-2016 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Little Rock 28  87.50% 17  85.00%
2 Louisiana-Monroe 20  12  62.50% 15  75.00%
3 Texas-Arlington 23  10  69.70% 13  65.00%
4 Louisiana 17  14  54.84% 12  60.00%
5 Georgia Southern 14  17  45.16% 10  10  50.00%
6 Georgia State 16  14  53.33% 11  45.00%
7 Texas State 15  16  48.39% 12  40.00%
8 South Alabama 14  19  42.42% 12  40.00%

*Wins, Losses and Win % based on team records entering the tournament.

2015-2016 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 10, 2016 #8 South Alabama (W) #5 Georgia Southern (L) 67-61 Lakefront Arena PTS: 15. Ike Smith
REB: 10. Ike Smith
AST: 2. Ike Smith
PTS: 15. Shaq Calhoun
REB: 9. D.J. Muepo-Kelly
AST: 5. Ken Williams
Mar 10, 2016 #7 Texas State (W) #6 Georgia State (L) 63-61 Lakefront Arena PTS: 16. Jeff Thomas
REB: 5. Kevin Ware
AST: 5. Isaiah Williams
PTS: 18. Kavin Gilder-Tilbury
REB: 11. Emani Gant
AST: 5. Cameron Naylor
Mar 11, 2016 #8 South Alabama (L) #4 Louisiana (W) 68-90 Lakefront Arena PTS: 34. Shawn Long
REB: 7. Johnathan Stove
AST: 6. Jay Wright
PTS: 13. Barrington Stevens III
REB: 5. Nick Davis
AST: 3. Barrington Stevens III
Mar 11, 2016 #7 Texas State (L) #3 Texas-Arlington (W) 63-72 Lakefront Arena PTS: 22. Drew Charles
REB: 11. Erick Neal
AST: 7. Erick Neal
PTS: 13. Cameron Naylor
REB: 9. Cameron Naylor
AST: 4. Ojai Black
Mar 12, 2016 #4 Louisiana (L) #1 Little Rock (W) 65-72 Lakefront Arena PTS: 16. Jalen Jackson
REB: 5. Josh Hagins
AST: 6. Roger Woods
PTS: 25. Shawn Long
REB: 12. Bryce Washington
AST: 4. Shawn Long
Mar 12, 2016 #3 Texas-Arlington (L) #2 Louisiana-Monroe (W) 71-82 Lakefront Arena PTS: 21. DeMondre Harvey
REB: 7. DeMondre Harvey
AST: 8. Justin Roberson
PTS: 19. Jalen Jones
REB: 10. Jalen Jones
AST: 4. Erick Neal
Mar 13, 2016 #2 Louisiana-Monroe (L) #1 Little Rock (W) 50-70 Lakefront Arena PTS: 19. Roger Woods
REB: 9. Roger Woods
AST: 4. Josh Hagins
PTS: 17. Justin Roberson
REB: 6. Justin Roberson
AST: 6. Nick Coppola