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Georgia Southern Eagles men's basketball

The Georgia Southern Eagles men's basketball team is the basketball team that represents Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Sun Belt Conference.

Georgia Southern Eagles
2018–19 Georgia Southern Eagles men's basketball team
Georgia Southern Eagles wordmark.svg
UniversityGeorgia Southern University
Head coachMark Byington (6th season)
ConferenceSun Belt
LocationStatesboro, Georgia
ArenaHanner Fieldhouse
(Capacity: 4,358)
NicknameEagles
ColorsBlue and White[1]
         
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1983, 1987, 1992
Conference Tournament Champions
TAAC/A-Sun: 1983, 1987, 1992
Conference Regular Season Champions
TAAC/A-Sun: 1985, 1988, 1989, 1992

Postseason resultsEdit

NCAA TournamentEdit

The Eagles have appeared in three NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 0–3.

Year Round Opponent Result
1983 Preliminary Round Robert Morris L 54–64
1987 First Round Syracuse L 73–79
1992 First Round Oklahoma State L 73–100

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NITEdit

The Eagles have appeared in three National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 0–3.

Year Round Opponent Result
1988 First Round Georgia L 48–53
1989 First Round UAB L 74–83
2006 Opening Round Charlotte L 61–77

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CBIEdit

The Eagles have appeared in one College Basketball Invitational (CBI). Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2017 First Round Utah Valley L 49–74

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ GSU Identification Standards Guide (PDF). April 19, 2016. Retrieved January 20, 2017.
  2. ^ http://espn.go.com/mens-college-basketball/tournament/history?team1Id=6032
  3. ^ http://i.turner.ncaa.com/dr/ncaa/ncaa/release/sites/default/files/files/nit-postseasonparticipants.pdf

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