Alcorn State Braves basketball
- This article is about the men's basketball team at Alcorn State University. The women's team is known as the Lady Braves.
The Alcorn State Braves basketball team is the men's basketball team that represents Alcorn State University in Lorman, Mississippi, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Southwestern Athletic Conference.
|Alcorn State Braves|
|University||Alcorn State University|
|Head coach||Montez Robinson (4th season)|
|Arena||Davey Whitney Complex |
|Colors||Purple and Gold|
|NCAA Tournament Appearances|
|1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1999, 2002|
|Conference Tournament Champions|
|1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1999, 2002|
|Conference Regular Season Champions|
|1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1973, 1976, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1999, 2000, 2002|
NCAA tournament resultsEdit
The Braves have appeared in the NCAA tournament six times. The Braves rank third in the SWAC for most NCAA appearances. Their record is 3–6, with their three wins being the most of any SWAC team.
|1982||First Round||Houston||L 84–94|
|1999||First Round||Stanford||L 57–69|
|2002||Opening Round||Siena||L 77–81|
The Braves have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) two times. Their record is 1–2.
|1985||First Round||Louisville||L 75–77|
The Braves have appeared in one NAIA Tournament (NAIA). Their NAIA record is 0–1.
|1973||First Round||Oklahoma Baptist||L 79-76|
- The Alcorn State University Identity Standards and Editorial Stylebook (PDF). Retrieved April 23, 2017.