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)
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