Sun Belt Regular Season Champions

Sun Belt Regular Season Champions

Full list of Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball regular season champions, including head coach, by year. Bold means team went on to win the NCAA National Championship the same year. See also: Sun Belt Tournament Champions

Season Champion(s) Head Coach(es)
1976-77 Charlotte Lee Rose
1977-78 Charlotte (2) Lee Rose (2)
1978-79 South Alabama Cliff Ellis
1979-80 South Alabama (2) Cliff Ellis (2)
1980-81 South Alabama (3) Cliff Ellis (3)
UAB Gene Bartow
VCU J. D. Barnett
1981-82 UAB (2) Gene Bartow (2)
1982-83 Old Dominion Paul Webb
VCU (2) J. D. Barnett (2)
1983-84 VCU (3) J. D. Barnett (3)
1984-85 VCU (4) J. D. Barnett (4)
1985-86 Old Dominion (2) Tom Young
1986-87 Western Kentucky Murray Arnold
1987-88 Charlotte (3) Jeff Mullins
1988-89 South Alabama (4) Ronnie Arrow
1989-90 UAB (3) Gene Bartow (3)
1990-91 South Alabama (5) Ronnie Arrow (2)
1991-92 Louisiana Tech Jerry Loyd
Southwestern Louisiana Marty Fletcher
1992-93 New Orleans Tim Floyd
1993-94 Western Kentucky (2) Ralph Willard
1994-95 Western Kentucky (3) Matt Kilcullen
1995-96 Arkansas-Little Rock Wimp Sanderson
New Orleans (2) Tic Price
1996-97 New Orleans (3) Tic Price (2)
South Alabama (6) Bill Musselman
1997-98 Arkansas State Dickey Nutt
South Alabama (7) Bob Weltlich
1998-99 Louisiana Tech (2) Keith Richard
1999-00 Louisiana-Lafayette (2) Jessie Evans
South Alabama (8) Bob Weltlich (2)
2000-01 South Alabama (9) Bob Weltlich (3)
Western Kentucky (4) Dennis Felton
2001-02 Louisiana-Lafayette (3) Jessie Evans (2)
New Mexico State Lou Henson
Western Kentucky (5) Dennis Felton (2)
2002-03 Louisiana-Lafayette (4) Jessie Evans (3)
Western Kentucky (6) Dennis Felton (3)
2003-04 Arkansas-Little Rock (2) Steve Shields
vacated vacated
2004-05 Arkansas-Little Rock (3) Steve Shields (2)
Denver Terry Carroll
2005-06 South Alabama (10) John Pelphrey
Western Kentucky (7) Darrin Horn
2006-07 Arkansas State (2) Dickey Nutt (2)
Louisiana-Monroe Orlando Early
South Alabama (11) John Pelphrey (2)
2007-08 Arkansas-Little Rock (4) Steve Shields (3)
Louisiana-Lafayette (5) Robert Lee
South Alabama (12) Ronnie Arrow (3)
Western Kentucky (8) Darrin Horn (2)
2008-09 Arkansas-Little Rock (5) Steve Shields (4)
Western Kentucky (9) Ken McDonald
2009-10 Middle Tennessee Kermit Davis
North Texas Johnny Jones
Troy Don Maestri
2010-11 Arkansas State (3) John Brady
Florida Atlantic Mike Jarvis
Louisiana-Lafayette (6) Bob Marlin
2011-12 Arkansas-Little Rock (6) Steve Shields (5)
Middle Tennessee (2) Kermit Davis (2)
2012-13 Arkansas State (4) John Brady (2)
Middle Tennessee (3) Kermit Davis (3)
2013-14 Georgia State Ron Hunter
2014-15 Georgia State (2) Ron Hunter (2)
2015-16 Little Rock (7) Chris Beard
2016-17 Texas-Arlington Scott Cross
2017-18 Louisiana (7) Bob Marlin (2)
2018-19 Georgia State (3) Ron Hunter (3)
2019-20 Little Rock (8) Darrell Walker
2020-21 Georgia State (4) Rob Lanier
Texas State Terrence Johnson
2021-22 Texas State (2) Terrence Johnson (2)
2022-23

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