The Sun Belt Conference is an annual basketball tournament in New Orleans with both men’s and women’s basketball games. The conferences utilizes an 18-game conference schedule for each program. Men’s and women’s basketball games will be played on a Thursday-Saturday schedule as doubleheaders during the season. Travel partners will be utilized as teams will play identical opponents during doubleheaders.
The participating teams include:
The Appalachian State Mountaineers
The Troy Trojans
The Texas-Arlington Mavericks
The Little Rock Trojans
The South Alabama Jaguars
The Georgia State Panthers
The Arkansas State Red Wolves
The Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns
The Georgia Southern Eagles
The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
The Texas State Bobcats
The UL Monroe Warhawks
The conference takes place at Lakefront Arena (6801 Lakefront Avenue) beside Lake Pontchartrain. The Lakefront Arena’s box office is located on the ground level, West side of the Arena on Franklin Avenue. You can call their information line at (504) 280-7222. Walk-up tickets will be available at the box office ($15 for adults, $5 kids 3-12).
For more information, including finalized game schedules, brackets, and more, head to the conference’s official website here.