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1980-81 Atlantic Sun Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 115-134, .462 W-L% (29th of 29) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -9.52 (27th of 29) ▪ SOS: -7.36 (27th of 29)

Regular Season Champion: Houston Baptist
Tournament Champion: Mercer

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Mercer)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Houston Baptist R 9 3 .750 18 10 .643 64.4 65.5 -8.4 -7.3
2 Louisiana-Monroe  8 4 .667 15 13 .536 70.6 67.8 -4.4 -7.2
3 MercerT 7 4 .636 18 12 .600 71.5 68.0 -3.3 -6.8
4 Centenary (LA)  7 5 .583 16 12 .571 74.7 73.1 -5.7 -7.3
5 Arkansas-Little Rock  5 6 .455 13 13 .500 67.3 68.1 -10.8 -10.0
5 Samford  5 6 .455 10 17 .370 66.5 73.9 -13.9 -6.5
7 Northwestern State  5 7 .417 11 17 .393 72.2 73.4 -8.3 -7.0
8 Hardin-Simmons  4 8 .333 9 18 .333 68.9 75.6 -12.6 -5.9
9 Georgia Southern  2 9 .182 5 22 .185 69.8 79.8 -18.3 -8.3

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/3 Final
Arkansas-Little Rock - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Centenary (LA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgia Southern - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Hardin-Simmons - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Houston Baptist - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Louisiana-Monroe - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mercer - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northwestern State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Samford - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Wed, Mar 4 Georgia Southern 57 @ Samford 73
Wed, Mar 4 Hardin-Simmons 88 @ Northwestern State 91
Thu, Mar 5 Louisiana-Monroe 79 @ Northwestern State 73
Thu, Mar 5 Samford 69 @ Centenary (LA) 76
Thu, Mar 5 Arkansas-Little Rock 69 @ Mercer 78

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 6 Houston Baptist 48 @ Centenary (LA) 47
Fri, Mar 6 Mercer 59 @ Louisiana-Monroe 55

Final
Sun, Mar 8 Houston Baptist 67 @ Mercer 72

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Mercer lost (73-67) versus Arkansas (Midwest Regional)