Belmont offering convocation for athletic events

Belmont offering convocation for athletic events

Students can start getting convocation credits for attending certain Belmont sporting events starting this semester. “I’ve been working for 17 years trying to get athletic events in some form or fashion approved for convocation credit,” said David Fish, Belmont’s director of athletic marketing. The athletic department had a trial run […]

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Women’s basketball releases 2018-2019 schedule

Women’s basketball releases 2018-2019 schedule

The Belmont women’s basketball team is set to play some of the best teams in the country this season, including North Carolina State, Clemson and the University of Tennessee. The Bruins’ schedule was released at an event Tuesday night. Following their most successful season in program history, the Bruins are […]

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Men’s basketball releases 2018-2019 season schedule

Men’s basketball releases 2018-2019 season schedule

The Belmont men’s basketball team will face a packed schedule of heavy-scoring mid-major and top conference schools, including Purdue, Western Kentucky and UCLA. On Tuesday night, coach Rick Byrd presented the 2018-2019 schedule, which includes Illinois State, Middle Tennessee State and Murray State. The team will also take on rival […]

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OVC events to be aired on ESPN+

OVC events to be aired on ESPN+

Belmont athletic events, including basketball, will soon be aired on ESPN+, according to an announcement from the Ohio Valley Conference and ESPN Monday morning. Both students and Bruin fans will now have to subscribe to ESPN+ — an online streaming service — and pay $4.99 per month or $49.99 per […]

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Sally McCabe wins OVC Woman of the Year

Sally McCabe wins OVC Woman of the Year

After a standout career on and off the court at Belmont, women’s basketball player and 2018 graduate Sally McCabe was named the Ohio Valley Conference 2018 Woman of the Year. McCabe was first nominated by Belmont and then selected by the OVC in July. The OVC selection made her one […]

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Austin Luke signs with VEF Riga in Latvia

Austin Luke signs with VEF Riga in Latvia

Following his graduation from Belmont, former Bruin basketball player Austin Luke has signed with the Latvian professional team VEF Riga. “Playing pro ball has been a dream of mine ever since I started playing,” Luke said. “I’ve gotten to do amazing things through the game, and I am content with […]

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Preview: Men’s soccer begins 2018 preseason play

Preview: Men’s soccer begins 2018 preseason play

Belmont’s men’s soccer team will begin preseason play with two exhibition matches this week before the official season opener at Lipscomb on Aug. 24. The Bruins will face off against Central Arkansas on the road Saturday night, then return home to play Tusculum at E.S. Rose Park on Wednesday. The […]

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Preview: Women’s soccer kicks off 2018 season with exhibition matches

Preview: Women’s soccer kicks off 2018 season with exhibition matches

The Belmont women’s soccer team will kick off its 2018 season this week with two exhibition matches, playing at Chattanooga on Thursday and Western Kentucky on Sunday. The Bruins — led by head coach Heather Henson — finished their 2017 season with a 10-6-2 record, the team’s best in nine […]

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Sierra Jones signs with Ausarata Barakaldo E.S.T. in Spain

Sierra Jones signs with Ausarata Barakaldo E.S.T. in Spain

Former Belmont women’s basketball star Sierra Jones has signed with the professional Spanish club Ausarata Barakaldo E.S.T.. “I woke up on June 19 to a message via Facebook with a coach reaching out to me asking if I would like to play in Spain and play for him,” Jones said. […]

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Amanze Egekeze signs with Yokohama B-Corsairs in Japan

Amanze Egekeze signs with Yokohama B-Corsairs in Japan

After a successful four years with Belmont’s men’s basketball team, 2018 graduate Amanze Egekeze has signed with the Japanese basketball team Yokohama B-Corsairs. He joins the B-Corsairs as the team enters its third season in the B League, Japan’s premier basketball league. Egekeze announced the contract on social media on […]

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Belmont senior finishes 20th at NCAA Outdoor Championships

Belmont senior finishes 20th at NCAA Outdoor Championships

After a record-breaking performance at the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship in May, Belmont senior Caleb Corprew finished out his collegiate career with a 20th place finish in the 400-meter hurdles semifinal at the NCAA Outdoor Championships. Corprew is the first member of the Belmont men’s track and field team […]

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Belmont track and field teams shatter records at OVC Outdoor Championship

Belmont track and field teams shatter records at OVC Outdoor Championship

The Belmont men’s and women’s track and field teams had a record-breaking weekend at the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship on May 10-12 The men’s team placed second overall, and the women’s team scored the most points it ever has in an OVC Championship. Senior Caleb Corprew continues to shatter […]

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