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NCAA Tournament Team History - # 10 South Alabama, East Region 2008 NCAA Tournament

# 10 South Alabama - East Region 2008 NCAA Basketball Tournament
Knickname: Jaguars
Conference: Sun Belt
Record: 29-6 on the year /16-2 in Sun Belt
Coach: John Pelphrey
Key Player: Senior G. Demetric Bennett, 20.1 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 48.5 FG %, 83.4 FT%, 41.1 3PT%
2008 Tournament: Number 10 Seed, East Region,
Plays # 7 Butler (29-3) in first round

Tournament History: 7 Appearances / 1-7 (.125) Overall Record
Highest Finish: 1-1 (1989)
Highest Seed: #6 (1979)

Last Appearance: 2006 - Number 14 Seed, Midwest Region, Automatic Bid
Record: 0-1, Round of 64
Wins: None
Lost: # 3 seed Florida (national champion), 50-76
Coach: John Pelphrey

1998: Number 12 seed, West Region, Automatic Bid
Record: 0-1, Round of 64
Wins: None
Lost: # 5 Illinois
Coach: Bob Weltich 51-64

1997: Number 13 seed, Midwest Region, Automatic Bid
Record: 0-1, Round of 64
Wins: None
Lost: # 4 Arizona 57-65
Coach: Bill Musselman

1991: Number 13 seed, West Region
Record: 0-1, Round of 64
Wins: None
Lost: # 4 Utah 72-82
Coach: Ronnie Arrow

1989: Number 11 seed, Southeast Region
Record: 1-1, Round of 32
Wins: # 6 Alabama 86-84
Lost: # 3 Michigan 82-91
Coach: Ronnie Arrow

1980: Number 9 seed, Midwest Region
Record: 0-1, Round of 64
Wins: None
Lost: # 8 Alcorn State 62-70
Coach: Cliff Ellis

1979: Number 6 seed, Midwest Region
Record: 0-1, Round of 32
Wins: None
Lost: # 3 Louisville 66-69
Coach: Cliff Ellis

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