Sunbelt Conference (SBC)
Founded1976
Member Team (Football)10
Commissioner (Since)Keith Gill (2019)
HeadquartersNew Orleans, LA
Websitesunbeltsports.org
2021 Sunbelt Conference Standings
2021 Final Standings SBC
Division/TeamConferenceAll Games
EastWLPctPointsAgainstWLPctPointsAgainst
Appalachian State710.8752981431040.714483310
Georgia State620.750244187850.615366352
Coastal Carolina620.7503031761120.846532281
Troy350.375171257570.417274313
Georgia Southern260.250180235390.250243377
WestWLPctPointsAgainstWLPctPointsAgainst
Louisiana801.0002391321310.929435259
Texas State350.375179249480.333277396
Louisiana Monroe260.250184295570.417299317
South Alabama260.250204210480.333251402
Arkansas State170.1251762942100.167303463

2021 SBC Championship: Louisiana 24 Appalachian State 16

2021 Sunbelt Conference Team Statistical Leaders
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StatisticTeamMetric
Team Scoring Offense and Defense
Points Scored Per Game-TotalCoastal Carolina            40.9
Average Game Margin-TotalCoastal Carolina            19.3
Points Scored Per Game-ConfCoastal Carolina            37.9
Average Game Margin – ConfAppalachian State            19.4
Passing Offense
Pass Attempts Per GameArkansas State43.8
Pass Completions Per GameArkansas State25.8
Completion PercentageCoastal Carolina70.5
Passing Yards Per GameArkansas State313.1
Passing TDs Per GameCoastal Carolina2.5
Rushing Offense
Rushing Attempts Per GameGeorgia State44.8
Rushing Yards Per GameCoastal Carolina228
Average Yards Per CarryCoastal Carolina5.9
Rushing TDs Per GameCoastal Carolina2.8
Total Offense
Plays Per GameArkansas State72.8
Total Yards Per GameCoastal Carolina493.9
Average Yards Per PlayCoastal Carolina7.8
Penalties
Penalties Per Game (Fewest)Louisiana-Monroe3.8
Penalty Yards Per Game (Fewest)Louisiana-Monroe32.6
Offense Turnovers
Fumbles Per Game (Fewest)Louisiana0.2
Interceptions Per Game (Fewest)Coastal Carolina0.3
Total Turnovers Per Game (Fewest)Louisiana0.5
Team Scoring Defense
Points Allowed Per Game-TotalLouisiana18.5
Points Allowed Per Game-ConfLouisiana16.5
Passing Defense
Completions Allowed Per GameLouisiana15.7
Passing Yards Allowed Per GameCoastal Carolina190.2
Passing Completion % Per GameLouisiana53
Passing TDs Allowed Per GameSouth Alabama1.1
Rushing Defense
Rushing Yards Allowed Per GameAppalachian State126.1
Rushing Yards Per Carry AllowedTroy3.5
Rushing TDs Allowed Per GameLouisiana1.1
Total Defense
Yards Allowed Per GameTroy337.6
Total Yards Allowed Per PlayLouisiana5.1
Turnovers
Interceptions Per Game (Most)Troy1.3
Fumbles Recovered Per Game (Most)Louisiana0.9
Total turnovers Forced Per GameSouth Alabama2.1
2021 Sunbelt Conference Individual Statistical Leaders
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StatisticPlayerTeamMetric
Passing
CompletionsChase BriceAppalachian State242
Completion %Grayson McCallCoastal Carolina73.00%
Passing YardsChase BriceAppalachian State3,339
Passing Yards Per AttGrayson McCallCoastal Carolina11.9
Passing TDsGrayson McCall, Chase BriceCoastal Carolina27
Passer EfficiencyGrayson McCallCoastal Carolina207.6
Rushing
Rushing AttemptsNate NoelAppalachian State199
Rushing YardageNate NoelAppalachian State1124
Rush Yards Per AttJamyest WilliamsGeorgia State6.7
Rushing TDsCamerun PeoplesAppalachian State14
Receiving
ReceptionsJalen TolbertSouth Alabama82
Receiving YardsJalen TolbertSouth Alabama1,474
Yards Per ReceptionJeff ForemanArkansas State18
Receiving TDsIsaiah LikelyCoastal Carolina12
Total Offense
Yards From ScrimmageJalen TolbertSouth Alabama1,474
Total YardsChase BriceAppalachian State3,491
Total Yards Per PlayGrayson McCallCoastal Carolina9.5
TouchdownsCamerun Peoples, Isaiah LikelyAppalachian State, Coastal Carolina14
TDs Responsible ForGrayson McCallCoastal Carolina31
Kicking
Extra Points MadeChandler StatonAppalachian State57
Field Goals MadeBlake Grupe, Chandler StatonArkansas State, Appalachian State20
Field Goal PctChandler StatonAppalachian State95.30%
Avg. Punt YardsRhys ByrnsLouisiana46.2
Defense
Solo TacklesAntavious LaneGeorgia State61
Total TacklesCarlton MartialTroy126
Tackles for LossD’Marco JacksonAppalachian State20
SacksJosaiah StewartCoastal Carolina13
InterceptionsSteven Jones, Antavious LaneAppalachian State, Georgia State5
Passes DefendedDarrell Luter, Jr., Byquice BrownSouth Alabama, Georgia State10
Fumbles ForcedIssiah NixonTexas State4
Sunbelt Conference All-time (W-L) Records (All Teams)
SBC All-time Records, Sorted by Win %
TeamSeasonsWLPctDiv ChampsConf ChampsNotes
Appalachian State2014-20226111        0.847244App State and Ark State shared the 2016 Title.  App State and Troy shared the 2017 Title.
Louisiana2001-202210460        0.634155Ark State, ULL, ULM shared the 2005 Title.  Ark State and ULL shared the 2013 Title.  Coastal and ULL shared the 2020 Title (COIVD-19).
Troy2004-20228758        0.60006FAU and Troy shared the 2007 Title.  Troy and FIU shared the 2010 Title.  App State and Troy shared the 2017 Title.
Arkansas State2001-20229470        0.57326Ark State, ULL, ULM shared the 2005 Title.  MTSU and Ark State shared the 2006 Title.  Ark State and ULL shared the 2013 Title.  App State and Ark State shared the 2016 Title.
Middle Tennessee State2001-20124938        0.56322MTSU and UNT shared the 2001 Title.  MTSU and Ark State shared the 2006 Title
Georgia Southern2014-20223933        0.54171
Coastal Carolina2017-20222622        0.541711Coastal and ULL shared the 2020 Title (COVID-19)
North Texas2001-20124146        0.47134MTSU and UNT shared the 2001 Title
New Mexico State2001-20172632        0.4483
Florida Atlantic2004-20122937        0.43941FAU and Troy shared the 2007 Title
Western Kentucky2009-20131722        0.4359
Louisiana-Monroe2001-20227094        0.42681Ark State, ULL, ULM shared the 2005 Title.
Georgia State2013-20223346        0.4177
Utah State2003-200458        0.3846
Florida International2004-20122341        0.35941Troy and FIU shared the 2010 Title.
Idaho2001-20172038        0.3448
South Alabama2012-20222859        0.3218
Texas State2013-20222158        0.2658
Sunbelt Conference Notable Seasons
MWC Notable Seasons. Click to scroll
SeasonTeamRecordP5 WinsFinal PollWeeks in PollBowl Result
2019Appalachian State13-12197New Orleans Bowl (W) Over UAB
2020Coastal Carolina11-111411Cure Bowl (L) to Liberty
2020Louisiana10-111510First Responder Bowl (W) over UTSA
2021Louisiana13-1000New Orleans (W) over Marshall