Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2020-2021 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 5 - 8, 2021
Champions:#E4 Appalachian State
Runner-Up:#E1 Georgia State
MVP/MOP:Michael Almonacy (Appalachian State, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Justin Forrest (Appalachian State, Sr.), Norchad Omier (Arkansas State, Fr.), Mylik Wilson (Louisiana, So.), Michael Flowers (South Alabama, Sr.), Eliel Nsoseme (Georgia State, Jr.)
Championship Venue:Pensacola Bay Center (Pensacola, FL)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:N/A

2020-2021 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Michael Almonacy (Appalachian State, Sr.) (87)
Total Rebounds:Donovan Gregory (Appalachian State, So.) (40)
Total Assists:Donovan Gregory (Appalachian State, So.) (17)
Total Steals:Donovan Gregory (Appalachian State, So.) (14)
Total Blocks:Theo Akwuba (Louisiana, Jr.) (5)
Total Minutes:Adrian Delph (Appalachian State, Jr.) (157)
Total FIC:Michael Almonacy (Appalachian State, Sr.) (70.8)
Total Fouls:R.J. Duhart (Appalachian State, So.) (13)
Total Turnovers:Kane Williams (Georgia State, Sr.) (10), Adrian Delph (Appalachian State, Jr.) (10)
Total FGs:Michael Almonacy (Appalachian State, Sr.) (28)
Total 3PM:Michael Almonacy (Appalachian State, Sr.) (20)
Total FTs:Justin Forrest (Appalachian State, Sr.) (28)

2020-2021 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
W4 Arkansas State 62
E5 Georgia Southern 58
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E3 South Alabama 80
W6 Louisiana-Monroe 72
 
W3 Texas-Arlington 86
E6 Troy 91
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E4 Appalachian State 67
W5 Little Rock 60
 
Quarterfinals
 
E1 Georgia State 71
W4 Arkansas State 68
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W2 Louisiana 79
E3 South Alabama 68
E2 Coastal Carolina 86
E6 Troy 68
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W1 Texas State 73
E4 Appalachian State 76
Semifinals
 
 
 
E1 Georgia State 84
W2 Louisiana 73
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E2 Coastal Carolina 61
E4 Appalachian State 64
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E1 Georgia State 73
E4 Appalachian State 80

2020-2021 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
E1 Georgia State 16  76.19% 66.67%
W1 Texas State 18  72.00% 12  80.00%
E2 Coastal Carolina 16  69.57% 64.29%
W2 Louisiana 17  65.38% 10  58.82%
E3 South Alabama 17  11  60.71% 10  58.82%
W3 Texas-Arlington 13  13  50.00% 52.94%
E4 Appalachian State 16  11  59.26% 46.67%
W4 Arkansas State 11  13  45.83% 46.67%
E5 Georgia Southern 13  13  50.00% 43.75%
W5 Little Rock 11  15  42.31% 11  38.89%
E6 Troy 11  17  39.29% 12  25.00%
W6 Louisiana-Monroe 19  26.92% 13  27.78%

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

2020-2021 Sun Belt Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 5, 2021 #5 Georgia Southern (L) #4 Arkansas State (W) 58-62 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 16. Malcolm Farrington
REB: 18. Norchad Omier
AST: 4. Marquis Eaton
PTS: 12. Gedi Juozapaitis
REB: 10. Elijah McCadden
AST: 3. Gedi Juozapaitis
Mar 5, 2021 #6 Louisiana-Monroe (L) #3 South Alabama (W) 72-80 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 34. Michael Flowers
REB: 10. John Pettway
AST: 4. Michael Flowers
PTS: 14. Elijah Gonzales
REB: 14. Marco Morency
AST: 4. Marco Morency
Mar 5, 2021 #5 Little Rock (L) #4 Appalachian State (W) 60-67 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 24. Justin Forrest
REB: 7. Michael Almonacy
AST: 7. Michael Almonacy
PTS: 19. Ben Coupet, Jr.
REB: 10. Ruot Monyyong
AST: 3. Ben Coupet, Jr.
Mar 5, 2021 #6 Troy (W) #3 Texas-Arlington (L) 91-86 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 21. David Azore
REB: 8. Patrick Mwamba
AST: 3. Nicolas Elame
PTS: 26. Duke Miles
REB: 10. Khalyl Waters
AST: 9. Duke Miles
Mar 6, 2021 #3 South Alabama (L) #2 Louisiana (W) 68-79 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 19. Theo Akwuba
REB: 14. Theo Akwuba
AST: 6. Mylik Wilson
PTS: 16. John Pettway
REB: 7. Jamal West
AST: 7. Tyreke Locure
Mar 6, 2021 #4 Arkansas State (L) #1 Georgia State (W) 68-71 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 17. Justin Roberts
REB: 12. Eliel Nsoseme
AST: 5. Kane Williams
PTS: 16. Norchad Omier
REB: 18. Norchad Omier
AST: 8. Marquis Eaton
Mar 6, 2021 #6 Troy (L) #2 Coastal Carolina (W) 68-86 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 20. Devante' Jones
REB: 8. Tyrik Dixon
AST: 6. Ebrima Dibba
PTS: 19. Zay Williams
REB: 12. Zay Williams
AST: 5. Duke Miles
Mar 6, 2021 #4 Appalachian State (W) #1 Texas State (L) 76-73 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 20. Mason Harrell
REB: 10. Caleb Asberry
AST: 4. Shelby Adams
PTS: 28. Justin Forrest
REB: 9. Donovan Gregory
AST: 5. Donovan Gregory
Mar 7, 2021 #2 Louisiana (L) #1 Georgia State (W) 73-84 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 21. Corey Allen
REB: 12. Eliel Nsoseme
AST: 5. Corey Allen
PTS: 20. Cedric Russell
REB: 9. Doudou Gueye
AST: 6. Mylik Wilson
Mar 7, 2021 #4 Appalachian State (W) #2 Coastal Carolina (L) 64-61 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 16. Devante' Jones
REB: 10. Ebrima Dibba
AST: 6. Ebrima Dibba
PTS: 19. Michael Almonacy
REB: 14. Donovan Gregory
AST: 6. Donovan Gregory
Mar 8, 2021 #4 Appalachian State (W) #1 Georgia State (L) 80-73 Pensacola Bay Center PTS: 18. Kane Williams
REB: 10. Eliel Nsoseme
AST: 3. Justin Roberts
PTS: 32. Michael Almonacy
REB: 10. Donovan Gregory
AST: 2. Michael Almonacy