2012 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament

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2012 Atlantic Sun Men's
Basketball Tournament
Classification Division I
Season 2011–12
Teams 8
Site University Center
Macon, Georgia
Champions Belmont (5th title)
Winning coach Rick Byrd (5th title)
MVP Kerron Johnson Belmont
Post-Atlantic Sun
tournament(s)
2012 NIT, 2012 NCAA,
2012 CBI, 2012 CIT
Atlantic Sun Men's
Basketball Tournaments
«2011  2013»
2011–12 Atlantic Sun men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Belmont 16 2   .889     27 8   .771
Mercer 13 5   .722     27 11   .711
USC Upstate 13 5   .722     21 13   .618
East Tennessee State 10 8   .556     17 14   .548
North Florida 10 8   .556     16 16   .500
Florida Gulf Coast 8 10   .444     15 17   .469
Lipscomb 8 10   .444     13 18   .419
Jacksonville 6 12   .333     8 22   .267
Stetson 6 12   .333     9 20   .310
Kennesaw State 0 18   .000     3 28   .097
2012 Atlantic Sun Tournament winner
As of March 28, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament took place from February 29 – March 3, 2012 at University Center in Macon, Georgia. Belmont, in its final year in the A-Sun before moving to the Ohio Valley Conference, won the tournament and with it an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Format[edit]

The A-Sun Championship was a four-day single-elimination tournament. Eight teams competed in the championship and the participants were determined by conference winning percentage. The winner of the tournament earned the A-Sun's automatic bid into the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
February 29, March 1
Semifinals
March 2
Championship Game
March 3
                 
1 Belmont 76
8 Jacksonville 62
1 Belmont 69
4 East Tennessee State 61
4 East Tennessee State 68
5 North Florida 66
1 Belmont 83
6 Florida Gulf Coast 69
3 USC Upstate 61
6 Florida Gulf Coast 71
6 Florida Gulf Coast 62
2 Mercer 58
2 Mercer 61
7 Lipscomb 53

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Championship Tournament Central