The final tournament we are going to cover today is the Sun Belt basketball championship. The Sun belt basketball tournament features 13 teams and is hosted by the The Cajun Dome in Lafayette, Louisiana, home of the 12 seeded Rajun Cajuns. The first round games will be played at the higher seeded campus sites and on Sunday the second round moves to the Cajun Dome. LA Lafayette is one of the 10 teams in action today as they take on 5 seeded North Texas. For a complete look at the Sun Belt bracket click here.
Today’s schedule is listed below along with the current point spreads from BetCRIS.
9 seed Middle Tennessee State visits 8 seeded Troy. Troy is currently a 2 point favorite.
13 seed Denver visits 4th seeded Louisiana Monroe. ULM is currently a 12 point favorite.
The Rajun Cajuns are a 9 point underdog to North Texas.
10 seed Arkansas Little Rock is a 4 point underdog to New Orleans.
Finally 6 seed Fla Atlantic is a 6 point favorite over visiting 11 seed Florida International.
South Alabama the number 1 seed for the Sun Belt conference championship is the defending champion and will get the chance to start defending their crown when they play the winners of the Middle Tenn St/Troy game on Sunday. Our favorite and pick to win the tournament is the 2 seeded Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. They will play the winner of the Florida’s in the second round. Stay tuned to maddux sports for winning and free college basketball picks all throughout march madness.