Written and authored by NCAA Basketball March Madness Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball news and notes. SunBelt Conference favorite is Georgia State, led by Guard R.J. Huner and his father, Head Coach Ron Hunter. The Panthers are the odds on favorites to win the Conference Tournament and get an NCAA Tournament bid. Georgia State is in familiar territory, they were projected to win the Conference Tournament in 2014, but Louisiana-Lafayette had other ideas. The Panthers were upset by the Ragin Cajuns, led by First Round NBA Draft Pick Elfrid Peyton. Georgia State has a future NBA player in Hunter are maybe Ryan Harrow. Georgia State can compete on any stage and are looking forward to getting into the field of 64.
This Sports Handicapper believes the Georgia State Panthers are ready for their Conference Tournament and eager to get an automatic bid to the “BIG DANCE”. The Eagles are in a tie for the Conference lead with Georgia Southern and Louisiana-Monroe. Harrow is the team’s leading scorer with a little over twenty points per contest, and Hunter is second with nineteen. Hunter turned down a scholarship to powerhouse Kentucky as a High School Senior from Indianapolis. Hunter chose to play for his father instead. The real surprise in the Conference is Georgia Southern. The Eagles came over from the Southern Conference, expert thought the Eagles would be in the cellar of the Sunbelt in 2015 NCAAB Betting Picks, but Georgia Souther is flexing their muscle. The 2015 Sun Belt Conference Men’s Basketball Championship will take place on March 12-15, 2015 at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. The top eight teams in the Conference will compete for the Sun Belt Championship and an automatic berth into the NCAA Men’s Basketball March Madness Tournament.
The Louisiana Monroe Warhawks are also 12-4 in Conference play with an 18-9 overall record. The Warhawks have four regular season games remaining including a March 5th, home matchup against Georgia State. The game could go a long way in determining Conference seedings. Last season Conference Champions Louisiana-Lafayette had not played up to their potential but are 10-7 in SunBelt play and have the talent to pull some upsets. Our betting odds expert in the Desert has not listed any SunBelt Conference odds or any teams from the Conference in NCAA Tournament odds.
Free Picks: Charliessports.com projects Georgia State as the winner of the 2015 Sun Belt Conference Championship.