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2018–19 Southland Conference men's basketball season

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2018–19 Southland Conference men's basketball season
LeagueNCAA Division I
SportBasketball
DurationNovember 2018
through March 2019
Number of teams13
Regular Season
Southland Tournament
Southland Conference men's basketball seasons
← 2017–18
2019–20 →
2018–19 Southland Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Sam Houston State 16 2   .889     21 12   .636
Abilene Christian 14 4   .778     27 7   .794
Southeastern Louisiana 12 6   .667     17 16   .515
New Orleans 12 6   .667     19 14   .576
Lamar 12 6   .667     20 13   .606
Texas A&M–CC 9 9   .500     14 18   .438
Central Arkansas 8 10   .444     14 19   .424
Houston Baptist 8 10   .444     12 18   .400
Stephen F. Austin 7 11   .389     14 16   .467
Nicholls 7 11   .389     14 17   .452
Northwestern State 6 12   .333     11 20   .355
McNeese State 5 13   .278     9 22   .290
Incarnate Word 1 17   .056     6 25   .194
2019 Southland Tournament winner

The 2018–19 Southland Conference men's basketball season, the conference's 56th, will begin with practices in October 2018, followed by the start of the 2018–19 NCAA Division I men's basketball season on November 6, 2018. Conference play will begin on January 2, 2019 concluding on March 9, 2019. The 2019 Southland Conference Men's Basketball Tournament will be held in Katy, Texas at the Merrell Center from March 13-17, 2019.[1][2]

Preseason[edit | edit source]

Coaching changes[edit | edit source]

McNeese State University announced that it would not renew the contract of former head coach Dave Simmons on March 4, 2018.[3] Heath Schroyer was named head coach on March 15, 2018.[4][5]

Incarnate Word announced that Ken Burmeister would not return on March 6, 2018.[6] Carson Cunningham was named as men's basketball head coach on March 23, 2018.[7][8][9][10]

2018-19 Southland Men's Basketball Preseason Poll[edit | edit source]

Rank Team[11][12]
( ) = first place votes
Votes
1 Stephen F. Austin(23) 287
2 Southeastern Louisiana (2) 243
3 New Orleans 204
4 Abilene Christian (1) 196
5 Lamar 186
6 Sam Houston State 184
7 McNeese State 172
8 Central Arkansas 136
9 Texas A&M–Corpus Christi 115
T10 Houston Baptist 101
T10 Nicholls State 101
12 Northwestern State 73
13 Incarnate Word 30

Preseason All-Conference Teams[edit | edit source]

Source:[13]

Award Recipients
First Team Marlain Veal (Southeastern Louisiana)

Shannon Bogues (Stephen F. Austin)
Kevon Harris (Stephen F. Austin)
TJ Holyfield (Stephen F. Austin)
Ishmael Lane (Northwestern State)

Second Team Josh Ibarra (Houston Baptist)

Jalone Friday (Abilene Christian)
Josh Nzeakor (Lamar)
Jaren Lewis (Abilene Christian)
Marcus Harris (Sam Houston State)

Postseason[edit | edit source]

Southland Conference Tournament[edit | edit source]

Session Game Time* Matchup# Score Television
First round – Wednesday, March 13, 2019
1 1 5:00 pm No. 5 Lamar vs. No. 8 Houston Baptist 81–79 ESPN+
2 7:30 pm No. 6 Texas A&M–CC vs. No. 7 Central Arkansas 53–73
Second round – Thursday, March 14, 2019
2 3 5:00 pm No. 4 New Orleans vs. No. 5 Lamar 76–72 ESPN+
4 7:30 pm No. 3 Southeastern Louisiana vs. No. 7 Central Arkansas 79–65
Semifinals – Friday, March 15, 2019
3 5 5:00 pm No. 1 Sam Houston State vs. No. 4 New Orleans ESPN+
6 7:30 pm No. 2 Abilene Christian vs. No. 3 Southeastern Louisiana -
Championship – Saturday, March 16, 2019
4 7 8:30 pm Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 6 ESPN2
*Game times in CDT. #-Rankings denote tournament seeding.

Source:[14]

NCAA tournament[edit | edit source]

  • The winner of the conference tournament will be awarded an automatic bid to the NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament.

National Invitation Tournament[edit | edit source]

College Basketball Invitational[edit | edit source]

CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament[edit | edit source]

Awards and honors[edit | edit source]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

SLC Player-of-the-Week[edit | edit source]

Postseason[edit | edit source]

SLC All-Conference Teams and Awards[edit | edit source]

Source:[34]

Award Recipients
Coach of the Year Joe Golding (Abilene Christian)
Player of the Year Josh Delaney (Sam Houston State)
Defensive Player of the Year Ishmael Lane (Northwestern State)
Freshman of the Year Gerrale Gates (New Orleans)
Newcomer of the Year Kai Mitchell (Sam Houston State)
First Team Cameron Delaney (Sam Houston State)
Marlain Veal (Southeastern Louisiana)
Ishmael Lane (Northwestern Louisiana)
Moses Greenwood (Southeastern Louisiana)
Nick Garth (Lamar)
Second Team Kevon Harris (Stephen F. Austin)
Josh Nzeakor (Lamar)
Jaren Lewis (Abilene Christian)
Shannon Bogues (Stephen F. Austin)
Ian DuBose (Houston Baptist)
Third Team Jaylen Franklin (Abilene Christian)
Josh Delaney (Sam Houston State)
Kai Mitchell (Sam Houston State)
Ezekial Charles (New Orleans)
Kareem South (Texas A&M–Corpus Christi)
Honorable Mention Roydell Brown (McNeese State)
Jeremiah Jefferson (Nicholls)
Payten Ricks (Abilene Christian)
Thatch Unruh (Central Arkansas)
All-Defensive Team Ishmael Lane (Northwestern State)
Jaylen Franklin (Abilene Christian)
Braxton Bonds (Houston Baptist)
Marlain Veal (Southeastern Louisiana)
Hayden Koval (Central Arkansas)
First Team All-Academic
Second Team All-Academic
All-Tournament Team TBD
Tournament MVP TBD


References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Composite Schedule". Southland Conference. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  2. "Southland Conference". ESPN. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  3. "McNeese will not renew contract of MBB coach Dave Simmons". McNeese State University. March 4, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  4. "Heath Schroyer Named McNeese Men's Basketball Head Coach". Southland Conference. March 15, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  5. Jeff Call (March 15, 2018). "Heath Schroyer, who made big impact at BYU in 1 season, is taking job at McNeese State; who are candidates to replace him?". Deseret News Publishing Company. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  6. "UIW Athletics Begins Search for Head Men's Basketball Coach". University of the Incarnate Word. March 6, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  7. "Cunningham Named UIW Men's Basketball Head Coach". Southland Conference. March 23, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  8. Nathan Baird (April 21, 2018). "Purdue basketball alum Carson Cunningham steps up to next challenge at Incarnate Word". Journal & Courier, a division of Gannett Company, Inc. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  9. "OFFICIAL: UIW Tabs Carson Cunningham as Men's Basketball Head Coach". Hoops Dirt.com. March 22, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  10. Mike Hutton (March 31, 2018). "Hutton: Carson Cunningham takes old-fashioned route to new job as Incarnate Word coach". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  11. "Stephen F. Austin Tabbed to Win Southland in Men's Basketball Preseason Poll". southland.org. October 10, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  12. Richard Dean (October 10, 2018). "SFA tops Southland preseason basketball poll". Hearst. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  13. "Southland Names 2018-19 Men's Basketball Preseason All-Conference Teams". southland.org. Southland Conference. October 9, 2018. Retrieved October 13, 2018.
  14. "2019 Southland Basketball Tournament". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  15. "LEWIS HONORED WITH SEASON'S FIRST WEEKLY AWARD". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  16. "TAYLOR NAMED MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  17. "LEWIS REPEATS AS MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  18. "SFA'S HARRIS SHINES INTERNATIONALLY TO CLAIM SOUTHLAND WEEKLY HONORS". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  19. "SFA'S BOGUES EARNS WEEKLY HONORS AFTER 33-POINT OUTPUT". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  20. "SFA'S BOGUES EARNS WEEKLY HONORS AFTER 33-POINT OUTPUT". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  21. "GARTH'S HOT SHOOTING LEADS TO PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  22. "HARRIS REPEATS AS PLAYER OF THE WEEK AFTER SECOND-HALF SURGE". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  23. "HBU'S DUBOSE EARNS FIRST PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONOR". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  24. "ACU'S PAYTEN RICKS CROWNED MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  25. "SAM HOUSTON STATE'S KAI MITCHELL PICKS UP PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  26. "CAMERON DELANEY NAMED MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  27. "CHRISTIAN BARRETT EARNS WEEKLY HONORS AFTER BACK-TO-BACK DOUBLE-DOUBLES". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  28. "NORTHWESTERN STATE'S ISHMAEL LANE EXTENDS DOUBLE-DOUBLE STREAK EN ROUTE TO WEEKLY HONORS". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  29. "LAMAR'S NICK GARTH NAMED MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  30. "JOSH DELANEY'S OT PERFORMANCE EARNS SAM HOUSTON STATE GUARD PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  31. "GARTH'S LONG-RANGE SHOOTING GARNERS THIRD PLAYER OF THE WEEK AWARD". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  32. "NICHOLLS' JEREMIAH JEFFERSON NAMED FINAL MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  33. "GARTH'S LONG-RANGE SHOOTING GARNERS THIRD PLAYER OF THE WEEK AWARD". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  34. "SAM HOUSTON STATE'S CAMERON DELANEY WINS MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR". Southland Conference. Retrieved March 15, 2019.


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