Burn, Baby, Burn: Post Season Edition #SunBeltHeat!

Despite turning in seven 20-win seasons, Sun Belt mens basketball was a 1-bid conference to the NCAA Tournament, ultimately sending its seventh best team to the Big Dance. Still, six Sun Belt teams accepted post season invitations, and the outcome wasn't bad. What follows is a summary of postseason #SunBeltHeat, starting with Georgia Southerns' unceremonious first round … Continue reading Burn, Baby, Burn: Post Season Edition #SunBeltHeat!

Bedlam in the Belt! It’s the most chaotic Sun Belt recap ever!

The Mavericks didn't ask for much. UT Arlington needed only two small concessions this weekend to gain sole control of the Sun Belt standings: 1) Two home wins, and 2) six losses from the top three teams in the conference. Request granted!  Arkansas State, Georgia State and Georgia Southern emerged winless from the Sun Belt Weekend, … Continue reading Bedlam in the Belt! It’s the most chaotic Sun Belt recap ever!

Pump the Brakes! Red Wolves humbled on eastern road trip.

Before the hoops season started, the Sun Belt Preseason Coaches Poll predicted an 11th place finish for the Arkansas State Red Wolves. Fair enough, considering A-State was breaking in an overhauled roster and a new head coach in Grant McCasland. While expectations were tempered, the fan base was eager to see how the team would … Continue reading Pump the Brakes! Red Wolves humbled on eastern road trip.