Seeds, Matchups Set For Sun Belt Tournament
The Sun Belt Conference has announced seedings, matchups and game times for the Sun Belt Conference Baseball Tournament beginning Tuesday in Conway, SC.
Texas State (36-18, 20-10) won the regular season and west division title and is the #1 seed.
Georgia Southern (32-23, 18-12) earned the #2 seed by being the east division champion.
The rest of the seeds are:
3. Little Rock (28-26, 18-11)
4. UTA (31-24, 17-12)
5. Coastal Carolina (30-23-1, 15-13)
6. Troy (29-27, 16-14)*
7. South Alabama (30-25, 16-14)
8. Louisiana (27-29, 15-15)
9. Appalachian State (22-30, 13-16)
10. ULM (24-29, 12-17)
The tournament's first round will be a single elimination round featuring #7 South Alabama facing #10 ULM. That game will begin at 2:00 pm CDT. The second game of the day will have #8 Louisiana taking on #9 Appalachian State at 5:30. Winners of those two games will advance to the double elimination bracket. ULM and South Alabama did not meet in the regular season, while App State took two of three from the Cajuns.
On Wednesday, Troy will take on Little Rock at 8:00 am, followed by Georgia Southern facing the highest remaining seed after Tuesday's play. That game will be at 11:30. Coastal Carolina has chosen to play at 3:00 pm and will play UTA, while Texas State faces off with Tuesday's lowest remaining seed at 6:30. All times central.
The entire bracket can be viewed here.