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
Division 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, Florida
1 Drew Parker G 6'1" 178 So. LaPorte, Texas
2 Thomas Sumpter G 6'2" 170 Fr. Durham, North Carolina
3 Derrell Armstrong G 6'1" 215 Jr. Mechanicsville, Maryland
4 Kendall Bethea G 6'2" 210 So. Lincolnton, North Carolina
11 Korey Van Dussen G 6'1" 175 Jr. Zeeland, Michigan
12 Kyle Randall G 5'10" 172 Jr. Youngstown, Ohio
13 Aloysius Henry F 6'10" 230 Sr. St. Lucia
15 Trevis Simpson G-F 6'4" 185 So. Douglas, Georgia
21 Elhanan Bone F 6'5" 220 Sr. Sandersville, Georgia
25 Demetrius Robinson G 6'3" 195 Jr. Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
31 Nicholas Paulos G-F 6'7" 185 Fr. Salt Lake City, Utah
33 Tyler McNeely F 6'3" 220 So. Princeton, New Jersey
34 Cody Henegar F 6'8" 202 So. South Pittsburg, Tennessee
41 Aaron Brackett F 6'8" 240 Sr. Virginia Beach, Virginia
50 Brian Cole F-C 6'8" 232 Jr. Dacula, Georgia
51 Tayler Hoffer F 6'4" 210 So. Poulsbo, Washington

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Schedule[edit]

Date
Time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (Attendance)
City, State
Exhibition
November 3, 2011*
7:05 pm
Greensboro College W 91–48 
Fleming Gymnasium (1,425[3])
Greensboro, North Carolina
Regular Season
November 11, 2011*
7:00 pm
at Tennessee
Maui Invitational Opening Game
L 92–63  0–1
Thompson–Boling Arena (17,483[4])
Knoxville, Tennessee
November 14, 2011*
7:00 pm
at Georgetown
Maui Invitational Opening Game
L 45–86  0–2
Verizon Center (7,987[5])
Washington, D.C.
November 17, 2011*
7:00 pm
UNC Pembroke W 71–58  1–2
Greensboro Coliseum (3,059[6])
Greensboro, North Carolina
November 19, 2011*
7:05 pm
at Middle Tennessee
Maui Invitational Regional Round
L 60–82  1–3
Murphy Center (5,411[7])
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
November 20, 2011*
2:00 pm
vs. Towson
Maui Invitational Regional Round
W 72–60  2–3
Murphy Center (N/A[8])
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
November 28, 2011*
7:00 pm
North Carolina A&T L 65–87  2–4
Greensboro Coliseum (5,681[9])
Greensboro, North Carolina
December 1, 2011
8:00 pm
at Appalachian State L 64–78  2–5
(0–1)
Holmes Center (1,679[10])
Boone, North Carolina
December 3, 2011
4:30 pm
at Western Carolina L 69–73  2–6
(0–2)
Ramsey Center (1,637[11])
Cullowhee, North Carolina
December 5, 2011
4:30 pm
Elon L 72–80  2–7
(0–3)
Greensboro Coliseum (3,275[12])
Greensboro, North Carolina
December 11, 2011*
1:00 pm
at Florida State L 60–75  2–8
Donald L. Tucker Center (5,250[13])
Tallahassee, Florida
December 16, 2011*
7:00 pm
East Carolina L 62–71  2–9
Greensboro Coliseum (3,012[14])
Greensboro, North Carolina
December 19, 2011*
7:00 pm, ESPN3
at No. 5 Duke L 63–90  2–10
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314[15])
Durham, North Carolina
December 22, 2011*
7:00 pm, ESPN3
VCU L 68–80  2–11
Greensboro Coliseum (2,716[16])
Greensboro, North Carolina
December 30, 2011*
4:00 pm
at Richmond L 58–78  2–12
Robins Center (4,497[17])
Richmond, Virginia
January 2, 2012*
9:00 pm, ESPN3
at Miami (FL) L 89–99  2–13
BankUnited Center (2,900[18])
Miami, Florida
January 5, 2012
7:00 pm
Davidson L 63–92  2–14
(0–4)
Greensboro Coliseum (2,529[19])
Greensboro, North Carolina
January 12, 2012
7:00 pm, ESPN3
at College of Charleston W 73–66  3–14
(1–4)
TD Arena (4,137[20])
Charleston, South Carolina
January 14, 2012
7:05 pm
at The Citadel W 67–66  4–14
(2–4)
McAlister Field House (1,026[21])
Charleston, South Carolina
January 19, 2012
7:00 pm
Chattanooga W 81–72  5–14
(3–4)
Greensboro Coliseum (2,369[22])
Greensboro, North Carolina
January 22, 2012
2:00 pm
Samford W 61–60  6–14
(4–4)
Greensboro Coliseum (2,328[23])
Greensboro, North Carolina
January 26, 2012
7:00 pm
Appalachian State W 77–73 OT 7–14
(5–4)
Greensboro Coliseum (3,440[24])
Greensboro, North Carolina
January 28, 2012
2:00 pm
Western Carolina W 89–86 OT 8–14
(6–4)
Greensboro Coliseum (3,585[25])
Greensboro, North Carolina
February 2, 2012
7:00 pm
The Citadel W 82–71  9–14
(7–4)
Greensboro Coliseum (2,763[26])
Greensboro, North Carolina
February 4, 2012
3:00 pm
at Furman L 85–93  9–15
(7–5)
Timmons Arena (1,855[27])
Greenville, South Carolina
February 9, 2012
8:00 pm
at Samford W 71–69  10–15
(8–5)
Pete Hanna Center (1,048)
Homewood, Alabama
February 11, 2012
7:30 pm
at Chattanooga W 77–76  11–15
(9–5)
McKenzie Arena (5,166)
Chattanooga, Tennessee
February 15, 2012
7:00 pm
College of Charleston W 78–63  12–15
(10–5)
Greensboro Coliseum (2,894)
Greensboro, North Carolina
February 18, 2012
7:30 pm
at Georgia Southern L 69–83  12–16
(10–6)
Hanner Fieldhouse (2,837)
Statesboro, Georgia
February 21, 2012
7:00 pm
Wofford L 56–68  12–17
(10–7)
Greensboro Coliseum (3,345)
Greensboro, North Carolina
February 25, 2012
7:00 pm
at Elon L 79–93  12–18
(10–8)
Alumni Gym (1,804)
Elon, North Carolina
Southern Conference Tournament
March 3, 2012
12:00 pm, ESPN3
vs. Appalachian State
Quarterfinals
W 65–55  13–18
U.S. Cellular Center (7,464)
Asheville, North Carolina
March 4, 2012
6:00 pm, ESPN3
vs. Western Carolina
Semifinals
L 77–82  13–19
U.S. Cellular Center (6,364)
Asheville, North Carolina
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

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

References[edit]

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  23. ^ "Samford Bulldogs vs UNC Greensboro Spartans – Box Score – January 22, 2012". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2012-01-27. 
  24. ^ "Appalachian State Mountaineers vs UNC Greensboro Spartans – Box Score – January 26, 2011". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2012-01-27. 
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  26. ^ "Citadel Bulldogs vs UNC Greensboro Spartans – Box Score – February 2, 2012". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2012-02-03. 
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