When only two of 10 teams in the conference have winning records, you know life is tough for the coaches. This offseason was no exception in the SWAC, where five new coaches will be pacing the sidelines this season.
SWAC schools take guaranteed games for the money, but these games doom the schools to bad RPIs and crushing losses. How do they fix the problem?
Jackson St. 64, Ark.-Pine Bluff 62
Ark.-Pine Bluff 59, Jackson St. 54
Jackson St. 59, Ark.-Pine Bluff 56
It's been 13 years since the SWAC won an NCAA Tournament game. Can Southern bring that streak to a halt?