The Sun Belt Conference released the brackets for the Men's and Women's Basketball Championships Saturday evening.

On the women's side, quarterfinal play begins on Wednesday with the quarterfinal round.  The Semifinals are scheduled for Friday afternoon, with the championship game set for Saturday night.

The men's opening round will be held on Thursday, with the quarterfinals Friday night.  The semifinal round will be held Saturday afternoon with the championship game set for Sunday.

The champions will get an automatic berth to their respective NCAA Tournament.


QUARTERFINALS--WEDNESDAY (Tournament seeds in Parenthesis)

11:30 am:  (8) Appalachian State (10-19) vs. (1) Arkansas State (25-4)

2:00 pm: (5) South Alabama (15-14) vs. (4) Troy (17-12)

5:00 pm (7) Texas State (12-18) vs. (2) Little Rock (18-11)

7:30 pm (6) UT Arlington (15-15) vs (3) LOUISIANA (20-9)


11:30 AM  Arkansas State/Appalachian State winner vs. South Alabama/Troy winner.

2:00 PM  Texas State/Little Rock winner vs. UT Arlington/LOUISIANA winner

FINALS:  Saturday 7:00 pm



5:00 pm (8) South Alabama (13-18) vs. (5) Georgia Southern (14-16)

7:30 pm (7) Texas State (14-15) vs. (6) Georgia State (16-13)


5:00 pm  (4) LOUISIANA (16-13) vs. Georgia Southern/South Alabama winner

7:30 pm (3) UT Arlington (22-9) vs. Texas State/Georgia State winner


1:00 pm (1) Little Rock (27-4) vs. LOUISIANA/Georgia Southern/South Alabama

3:30pm (2) UL Monroe (19-12) vs. UT Arlington/Texas State/Georgia State

FINALS:  SUNDAY 12:00 noon (ESPN 2)

All men's and women's games are on ESPN3 except the Men's Championship which is on ESPN 2.