UNC Asheville Bulldogs men's basketball

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UNC Asheville Bulldogs
2018–19 UNC Asheville Bulldogs men's basketball team
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UniversityUniversity of North Carolina at Asheville
Head coachMike Morrell (1st season)
ConferenceBig South
LocationAsheville, North Carolina
ArenaKimmel Arena
(Capacity: 3,200)
NicknameBulldogs
ColorsRoyal Blue and White[1]
         
NCAA Tournament Appearances
2003, 2011, 2012, 2016
Conference Tournament Champions
1989, 2003, 2011, 2012, 2016
Conference Regular Season Champions
1997, 1998, 2002, 2008, 2012, 2017, 2018

The UNC Asheville Bulldogs men's basketball team is the men's basketball team that represents the University of North Carolina at Asheville in Asheville, North Carolina, United States. Their current head coach is Mike Morrell. The school's team currently competes in the Big South Conference.

Postseason[edit]

NCAA tournament results[edit]

The Bulldogs have appeared in the NCAA Tournament four times. Their combined record is 2–4. Their highest seed is #15 in 2016.

Year Seed Round Opponent Result
2003 #16 Opening Round
First Round
#16 Texas Southern
#1 Texas
W 92–84 OT
L 61–82
2011 #16 First Four
Second Round
#16 Arkansas–Little Rock
#1 Pittsburgh
W 81–77 OT
L 51–74
2012 #16 Second Round #1 Syracuse L 65–72
2016 #15 First Round #2 Villanova L 56–86

NIT results[edit]

The Bulldogs have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) one time. Their combined record is 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
2008 First Round Ohio State L 66–84
2018 First Round USC L 98–103 2OT

CIT results[edit]

The Bulldogs have appeared in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) one time. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2017 First Round UT Martin L 75–89

NAIA tournament results[edit]

The Bulldogs have appeared in the NAIA Tournament two times. Their combined record is 1–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1969 First Round
Second Round
Grambling State
Monmouth
W 86–74
L 81–115
1971 First Round Stephen F. Austin L 73–91

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Color Palette | Communication and Marketing". Retrieved April 1, 2016.

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