Muszynski’s double-double leads Bruins to 77-59 comeback win over Morehead State

Muszynski’s double-double leads Bruins to 77-59 comeback win over Morehead State

After turning the ball over 10 times in the first half, the men’s basketball team defeated Morehead State 77-59 behind Nick Muszynski and Grayson Murphy’s double-doubles on Saturday night.  The Bruins played an extremely sloppy first half giving up 10 points on turnovers and allowing the Eagles to score 30 […]

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Women’s basketball wins 15th straight home game with 71-62 victory over Morehead State.

Women’s basketball wins 15th straight home game with 71-62 victory over Morehead State.

The women’s basketball team earned their fifteenth straight victory at the Curb Event Center with a hard fought 71-62 win against the Morehead State on Saturday afternoon.  Sophomore Conley Chinn played another impressive game with 17 points, 11 of them coming in the second half. She went 4-5 from behind […]

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Strong defense and efficient offense leads the Bruins to a 87-56 win over EKU

Strong defense and efficient offense leads the Bruins to a 87-56 win over EKU

The men’s basketball team plays a near perfect game rebounding 56 and shooting 47 percent in their 87-56 win against Eastern Kentucky at the Curb Event Center on Thursday night.  Going to their big men Nick Muszynksi and Seth Adelsperger paid off. Muszynski continued to dominate the paint with picture […]

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Women’s basketball holds off EKU on Chinn’s and Kinney’s three-point success

Women’s basketball holds off EKU on Chinn’s and Kinney’s three-point success

The women’s basketball team defeated Eastern Kentucky at home Thursday night 68-48 behind sophomore Conley Chinn’s game-high 15 points.  The Bruins’ picked up its fourth win of five conference games, after falling to Tennessee-Martin last week. Three other starters scored in double figures along with Chinn. Senior Ellie Harmeyer and […]

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Is it time to offer more than scholarships? A Belmont look into the pay for play discussion

Is it time to offer more than scholarships? A Belmont look into the pay for play discussion

In one of the most historic college football seasons ever, Louisiana State University defeated Clemson University 42-25 in the national championship game watched by more than 25 million Americans on ESPN Monday night.  LSU quarterback Joe Burrow broke records, won the coveted Heisman Trophy and led his team to a […]

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Bruins’ conference play report card: Week two

Bruins’ conference play report card: Week two

Two weeks of Belmont play against Ohio Valley Conference opponents are in the books, meaning it is time for the Belmont Vision’s conference grades. These grades are based on the strength of the opponents featured that week, along with how well each Bruin team played and whether they won or […]

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The men’s basketball team bounces back with 87-55 win against EIU

The men’s basketball team bounces back with 87-55 win against EIU

The men’s Basketball team earned their first Ohio Valley Conference win of the season after topping the Eastern Illinois Panthers  87-55 Saturday afternoon at the Curb Event Center. .  This much needed win comes after a tough and unexpected 79-69 loss at their conference home-opener against SIUE on Thursday.  Both […]

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53 rebounds give the women’s basketball team a 69-45 win over EIU

53 rebounds give the women’s basketball team a 69-45 win over EIU

The women’s basketball team pummeled Eastern Illinois Panthers 69-45 Saturday afternoon behind great defense from seniors Ellie Harmeyer and Maddie Wright. This win marked the Bruins 13th straight at home, and sixth straight against the Panthers.  EIU earned the tipoff, but found it tough to get past Belmonts defense, missing […]

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Men’s basketball falls to SIUE 79-69 in OVC opener

Men’s basketball falls to SIUE 79-69 in OVC opener

The men’s basketball team opened up Ohio Valley Conference play with a 79-69 loss against Southern Illinois Edwardsville on Thursday night.  An unanticipated loss for the Bruins, having defeated the SIUE Cougars in their previous eight matchups.  The game started out in close margins, with a 30-38 Bruin lead at […]

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Women’s basketball defeats SIUE 69-48 behind Harmeyer’s double-double

Women’s basketball defeats SIUE 69-48 behind Harmeyer’s double-double

The women’s basketball team kicked off conference play on a high note Thursday night, beating Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 69-48 at the Curb Event Center. Though the Bruins struggled through an unusually tough non-conference schedule, ending 2019 with a 5-6 record, they had a strong advantage coming into this game. […]

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Men’s basketball begins OVC play led by young talent

Men’s basketball begins OVC play led by young talent

The men’s basketball team wrapped up 2019 with a solid 79-62 win over Western Kentucky University. The Bruins head into 2020 with a record of 9-4 and a goal of winning the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament for the first time in four years.  Belmont heads into OVC play with some […]

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Women’s basketball gears up for conference play

Women’s basketball gears up for conference play

With conference play quickly approaching, Coach Bart Brooks and the women’s basketball team have both victories and losses to study moving forward.  The Bruins are welcoming 2020 with a 5-6 record — one that this women’s team isn’t used to.  They haven’t started conference play with a losing record since […]

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