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1978-79 Sun Belt Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 87-79, .524 W-L% (12th of 25) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -3.22 (15th of 25) ▪ SOS: -2.71 (16th of 25)

Regular Season Champion: South Alabama
Tournament Champion: Jacksonville

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Jacksonville and South Alabama)

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 South AlabamaR 10 0 1.000 20 7 .741 81.1 71.9 5.4 -3.9
2 South Florida  6 4 .600 14 14 .500 64.8 71.0 -7.9 -1.7
3 Charlotte  6 4 .600 16 11 .593 70.9 65.2 2.1 -3.6
4 JacksonvilleT 5 5 .500 19 11 .633 68.0 67.4 -0.1 -0.8
5 New Orleans  3 7 .300 11 16 .407 64.5 68.5 -5.9 -1.9
6 Georgia State  0 10 .000 7 20 .259 69.0 77.6 -12.9 -4.3

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/28 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/3 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Charlotte - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgia State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jacksonville - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Orleans - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
South Alabama - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
South Florida - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Jacksonville lost (70-53) versus Virginia Tech (Midwest Regional)

Second Round
South Alabama lost (69-66) versus Louisville (Midwest Regional)