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1986-87 Sun Belt Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 132-115, .534 W-L% (6th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 3.49 (10th of 33) ▪ SOS: 2.59 (11th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Western Kentucky
Conf. Tournament Champion: Alabama-Birmingham

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Alabama-Birmingham and Western Kentucky)

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 Notes
1 Western Kentucky 12 2 .857 29 9 .763 78.5 68.1 12.9 2.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Jacksonville 11 3 .786 19 11 .633 80.2 74.5 7.6 2.0
3 Alabama-Birmingham 10 4 .714 21 11 .656 74.8 74.4 4.6 4.2 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
4 Virginia Commonwealth 7 7 .500 17 14 .548 71.0 69.7 2.6 1.3
5 Charlotte 6 8 .429 18 14 .563 74.3 74.1 2.9 2.6
6 South Alabama 6 8 .429 14 14 .500 77.7 77.1 0.6 0.1
7 South Florida 3 11 .214 8 20 .286 64.0 68.7 -0.3 4.3
8 Old Dominion 1 13 .071 6 22 .214 65.7 72.4 -3.0 3.8

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
Alabama-Birmingham - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Charlotte - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jacksonville - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Old Dominion - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
South Alabama - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
South Florida - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Commonwealth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Kentucky - 14 8 - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Thu, Feb 26 Jacksonville 68 @ South Florida 63
Thu, Feb 26 Charlotte 88 @ Virginia Commonwealth 73
Thu, Feb 26 Old Dominion 58 @ Western Kentucky 60
Thu, Feb 26 Alabama-Birmingham 77 @ South Alabama 64

Semifinal
Fri, Feb 27 Charlotte 95 @ Western Kentucky 99
Fri, Feb 27 Alabama-Birmingham 93 @ Jacksonville 86

Final
Sat, Feb 28 Alabama-Birmingham 72 @ Western Kentucky 70

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Alabama-Birmingham lost (90-68) versus Providence (Southeast Regional)
Western Kentucky won (64-62) versus West Virginia (East Regional)

Second Round
Western Kentucky lost (104-86) versus Syracuse (East Regional)