2011–12 UNC Greensboro Spartans men's basketball team

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2011–12 UNC Greensboro Spartans men's basketball
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SoCon North Division Champions
Conference Southern Conference North
2011–12 record 13–19 (10–8 SoCon)
Head coach Wes Miller (interim)
Assistant coach Corey Gipson
Assistant coach Kevin Oleksiak
Home arena Greensboro Coliseum
Seasons
« 2010–11 2012–13 »
2011–12 Southern Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
North
UNC Greensboro 10 8   .556     13 19   .406
Elon 9 9   .500     15 16   .484
Samford 8 10   .444     11 19   .367
Western Carolina 8 10   .444     17 18   .486
Appalachian State 7 11   .389     13 18   .419
Chattanooga 5 13   .278     11 21   .344
South
Davidson 16 2   .889     25 8   .758
Georgia Southern 12 6   .667     15 15   .500
Wofford 12 6   .667     19 14   .576
College of Charleston 10 8   .556     19 12   .613
Furman 8 10   .444     15 16   .484
The Citadel 3 15   .167     6 24   .200
SoCon Tournament winner
As of March 15, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2011–12 UNC Greensboro Spartans men's basketball team represented the University of North Carolina at Greensboro during the 2011–12 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Spartans began the year coached by Mike Dement who resigned after ten games. Wes Miller was named interim coach on December 13, 2011, and became the youngest Division I men's basketball coach in the nation.[1] The team plays its home games at Greensboro Coliseum and are members of the North Division of the Southern Conference. They finished the season 13–19, 10–8 in SoCon play to be champions of the North Division. They lost in the semifinals of the Southern Conference Basketball Tournament to Western Carolina.

Roster[edit]

Number Name Position Height Weight Year Hometown
0 David Williams G 6'6" 205 So. Jacksonville, FL
1 Drew Parker G 6'1" 178 So. LaPorte, TX
2 Thomas Sumpter G 6'2" 170 Fr. Durham, NC
3 Derrell Armstrong G 6'1" 215 Jr. Mechanicsville, MD
4 Kendall Bethea G 6'2" 210 So. Lincolnton, NC
11 Korey Van Dussen G 6'1" 175 Jr. Zeeland, MI
12 Kyle Randall G 5'10" 172 Jr. Youngstown, OH
13 Aloysius Henry F 6'10" 230 Sr. St. Lucia
15 Trevis Simpson G-F 6'4" 185 So. Douglas, GA
21 Elhanan Bone F 6'5" 220 Sr. Sandersville, GA
25 Demetrius Robinson G 6'3" 195 Jr. Fuquay-Varina, NC
31 Nick Paulos G-F 6'7" 185 Fr. Salt Lake City, UT
33 Tyler McNeely F 6'3" 220 So. Princeton, NJ
34 Cody Henegar F 6'8" 202 So. South Pittsburg, TN
41 Aaron Brackett F 6'8" 240 Sr. Virginia Beach, VA
50 Brian Cole F-C 6'8" 232 Jr. Dacula, GA
51 Tayler Hoffer F 6'4" 210 So. Poulsbo, WA

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Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance Record
Exhibition
November 3, 2011* 7:05 pm Greensboro College Fleming GymnasiumGreensboro, NC W 91–48  1,425[3]
Regular Season
November 11, 2011* 7:00 pm at Tennessee Thompson-Boling ArenaKnoxville, TN
(Maui Invitational Opening Game)
L 92–63  17,483[4] 0–1
November 14, 2011* 7:00 pm at Georgetown Verizon CenterWashington, DC
(Maui Invitational Opening Game)
L 45–86  7,987[5] 0–2
November 17, 2011* 7:00 pm UNC Pembroke Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC W 71–58  3,059[6] 1–2
November 19, 2011* 7:05 pm at Middle Tennessee Murphy CenterMurfreesboro, TN
(Maui Invitational Regional Round)
L 60–82  5,411[7] 1–3
November 20, 2011* 2:00 pm vs. Towson Murphy Center • Murfreesboro, TN
(Maui Invitational Regional Round)
W 72–60  N/A[8] 2–3
November 28, 2011* 7:00 pm North Carolina A&T Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC L 65–87  5,681[9] 2–4
December 1, 2011 8:00 pm at Appalachian State Holmes CenterBoone, NC L 64–78  1,679[10] 2–5 (0–1)
December 3, 2011 4:30 pm at Western Carolina Ramsey CenterCullowhee, NC L 69–73  1,637[11] 2–6 (0–2)
December 5, 2011 4:30 pm Elon Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC L 72–80  3,275[12] 2–7 (0–3)
December 11, 2011* 1:00 pm at Florida State Donald L. Tucker CenterTallahassee, FL L 60–75  5,250[13] 2–8
December 16, 2011* 7:00 pm East Carolina Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC L 62–71  3,012[14] 2–9
December 19, 2011* 7:00 pm at #5 Duke Cameron Indoor StadiumDurham, NC ESPN3 L 63–90  9,314[15] 2–10
December 22, 2011* 7:00 pm VCU Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC ESPN3 L 68–80  2,716[16] 2–11
December 30, 2011* 4:00 pm at Richmond Robins CenterRichmond, VA L 58–78  4,497[17] 2–12
January 2, 2012* 9:00 pm at Miami (FL) BankUnited CenterMiami, FL ESPN3 L 89–99  2,900[18] 2–13
January 5, 2012 7:00 pm Davidson Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC L 63–92  2,529[19] 2–14 (0–4)
January 12, 2012 7:00 pm at College of Charleston TD ArenaCharleston, SC ESPN3 W 73–66  4,137[20] 3–14 (1–4)
January 14, 2012 7:05 pm at The Citadel McAlister Field House • Charleston, SC W 67–66  1,026[21] 4–14 (2–4)
January 19, 2012 7:00 pm Chattanooga Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC W 81–72  2,369[22] 5–14 (3–4)
January 22, 2012 2:00 pm Samford Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC W 61–60  2,328[23] 6–14 (4–4)
January 26, 2012 7:00 pm Appalachian State Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC W 77–73 OT 3,440[24] 7–14 (5–4)
January 28, 2012 2:00 pm Western Carolina Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC W 89–86 OT 3,585[25] 8–14 (6–4)
February 2, 2012 7:00 pm The Citadel Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC W 82–71  2,763[26] 9–14 (7–4)
February 4, 2012 3:00 pm at Furman Timmons ArenaGreenville, SC L 85–93  1,855[27] 9–15 (7–5)
February 9, 2012 8:00 pm at Samford Pete Hanna CenterHomewood, AL W 71–69  1,048 10–15 (8–5)
February 11, 2012 7:30 pm at Chattanooga McKenzie ArenaChattanooga, TN W 77–76  5,166 11–15 (9–5)
February 15, 2012 7:00 pm College of Charleston Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC W 78–63  2,894 12–15 (10–5)
February 18, 2012 7:30 pm at Georgia Southern Hanner FieldhouseStatesboro, GA L 69–83  2,837 12–16 (10–6)
February 21, 2012 7:00 pm Wofford Greensboro Coliseum • Greensboro, NC L 56–68  3,345 12–17 (10–7)
February 25, 2012 7:00 pm at Elon Alumni GymElon, NC L 79–93  1,804 12–18 (10–8)
Southern Conference Tournament
March 3, 2012 12:00 pm vs. Appalachian State U.S. Cellular CenterAsheville, NC
(Quarterfinals)
ESPN3 W 65–55  7,464 13–18
March 4, 2012 6:00 pm vs. Western Carolina U.S. Cellular Center • Asheville, NC
(Semifinals)
ESPN3 L 77–82  6,364 13–19
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

"UNC Greensboro Basketball 2011–12 Schedule". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2011-12-16. 

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