SoCon Tournament Champions

SoCon Tournament Champions

Full list of Southern Conference (SoCon) Tournament men’s basketball champions, including head coach, by year. Bold means team went on to win the NCAA National Championship the same year. See also: SoCon Regular Season Champions

Season Champion Head Coach
1921 Kentucky George Buchheit
1922 North Carolina Fred Boye
1923 Mississippi State E.C. Hayes
1924 North Carolina (2) Bo Shepard
1925 North Carolina (3) Monk McDonald
1926 North Carolina (4) Harlan Sanborn
1927 Vanderbilt Josh Cody
1928 Mississippi State (2) Ray Dauber
1929 NC State Gus Tebell
1930 Alabama Hank Crisp
1931 Maryland Burton Shipley
1932 Georgia Red Smith
1933 South Carolina Billy Laval
1934 Washington & Lee Harry Young
1935 North Carolina (5) George Shepard
1936 North Carolina (6) Walter Skidmore
1937 Washington & Lee (2) Harry Young (2)
1938 Duke Eddie Cameron
1939 Clemson Joe Davis
1940 North Carolina (7) Bill Lange
1941 Duke (2) Eddie Cameron (2)
1942 Duke (3) Eddie Cameron (3)
1943 George Washington Otis Zahn
1944 Duke (4) Gerry Gerard
1945 North Carolina (8) Ben Carnevale
1946 Duke (5) Gerry Gerard (2)
1947 NC State (2) Everett Case
1948 NC State (3) Everett Case (2)
1949 NC State (4) Everett Case (3)
1950 NC State (5) Everett Case (4)
1951 NC State (6) Everett Case (5)
1952 NC State (7) Everett Case (6)
1953 Wake Forest Murray Greason
1954 George Washington (2) William Reinhart
1955 West Virginia Fred Schaus
1956 West Virginia (2) Fred Schaus (2)
1957 West Virginia (3) Fred Schaus (3)
1958 West Virginia (4) Fred Schaus (4)
1959 West Virginia (5) Fred Schaus (5)
1960 West Virginia (6) Fred Schaus (6)
1961 George Washington (3) William Reinhart (2)
1962 West Virginia (7) George King
1963 West Virginia (8) George King (2)
1964 VMI Weenie Miller
1965 West Virginia (9) George King (3)
1966 Davidson Lefty Driesell
1967 West Virginia (10) Bucky Waters
1968 Davidson (2) Lefty Driesell (2)
1969 Davidson (3) Lefty Driesell (3)
1970 Davidson (4) Terry Holland
1971 Furman Joe Williams
1972 East Carolina Tom Quinn
1973 Furman (2) Joe Williams (2)
1974 Furman (3) Joe Williams (3)
1975 Furman (4) Joe Williams (4)
1976 VMI (2) Bill Blair
1977 VMI (3) Charlie Schmaus
1978 Furman (5) Joe Williams (5)
1979 Appalachian State Bobby Cremins
1980 Furman (6) Eddie Holbrook
1981 Chattanooga Murray Arnold
1982 Chattanooga (2) Murray Arnold (2)
1983 Chattanooga (3) Murray Arnold (3)
1984 Marshall Rick Huckabay
1985 Marshall (2) Rick Huckabay (2)
1986 Davidson (5) Bobby Hussey
1987 Marshall (3) Rick Huckabay (3)
1988 Chattanooga (4) Mack McCarthy
1989 East Tennessee State Les Robinson
1990 East Tennessee State (2) Les Robinson (2)
1991 East Tennessee State (3) Alan LeForce
1992 East Tennessee State (4) Alan LeForce (2)
1993 Chattanooga (5) Mack McCarthy (2)
1994 Chattanooga (6) Mack McCarthy (3)
1995 Chattanooga (7) Mack McCarthy (4)
1996 Western Carolina Phil Hopkins
1997 Chattanooga (8) Mack McCarthy (5)
1998 Davidson (6) Bob McKillop
1999 College of Charleston John Kresse
2000 Appalachian State (2) Buzz Peterson
2001 UNC Greensboro Fran McCaffery
2002 Davidson (7) Bob McKillop (2)
2003 East Tennessee State (5) Ed DeChellis
2004 East Tennessee State (6) Murry Bartow
2005 Chattanooga (9) John Shulman
2006 Davidson (8) Bob McKillop (3)
2007 Davidson (9) Bob McKillop (4)
2008 Davidson (10) Bob McKillop (5)
2009 Chattanooga (10) John Shulman (2)
2010 Wofford Mike Young
2011 Wofford (2) Mike Young (2)
2012 Davidson (11) Bob McKillop (6)
2013 Davidson (12) Bob McKillop (7)
2014 Wofford (3) Mike Young (3)
2015 Wofford (4) Mike Young (4)
2016 Chattanooga (11) Matt McCall
2017 East Tennessee State (7) Steve Forbes
2018 UNC Greensboro (2) Wes Miller
2019 Wofford (5) Mike Young (5)
2020 East Tennessee State (8) Steve Forbes (2)
2021 UNC Greensboro (3) Wes Miller (2)
2022 Chattanooga (12) Lamont Paris
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