The Atlantic Sun Tournament will look a little different this year, as COVID-19 has caused for some necessary adjustments for the 2021 version. All nine teams are set to compete in the conference tournament in March from one location in Jacksonville, Florida.
The Atlantic Sun was able to get its full conference tournament in last season before the coronavirus shut down college basketball. The Liberty Flames have won this tournament each of the last two seasons, with the Lipscomb Bison as the runners up each time.
Here is everything you need to know for the 2021 Atlantic Sun Tournament:
When is the Atlantic Sun Tournament?
The Atlantic Sun Tournament is currently scheduled for March 3-7. This could change due to COVID-19 and we will update accordingly.
Where is the Atlantic Sun Tournament?
The Atlantic Sun Tournament has been adjusted to be a single-site model that will take place in Jacksonville, Florida. Originally games were going to be hosted at multiple campus venues, but this was changed due to COVID-19.
How can I watch the Atlantic Sun Tournament?
Full TV info has yet to be released but in 2020, games were available on ESPN+ through the semifinal round. The title game aired on ESPN. If that’s the case again in 2021, you can also livestream all non-championship games via the ESPN app with an ESPN+ subscription. For the championship game, you could just use the ESPN app with a cable or streaming service login. If you don’t have a cable login to access the ESPN app, you can get a free trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream it.
Will fans be allowed to attend the Atlantic Sun Tournament?
The Atlantic Sun has not announced what its fan attendance policy will be for the event.