Belmont student athletes offer strategies and tips for finals

Belmont student athletes offer strategies and tips for finals

Managing the stress of finals is tough, but for those who have a big track meet or baseball game ahead of them, it can seem impossible. Students have different ways of dealing with stress. Here are what some Belmont student athletes do to plan for their busy schedule. “It’s all […]

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Belmont baseball looks to sweep Murray State after second series win

Belmont baseball looks to sweep Murray State after second series win

The Belmont baseball team secured another series victory by taking the second of a three game series against Murray State Friday, squeaking out a 13-11 win at E. S. Rose Park. Belmont, with its 13-7 conference record, currently trails first place Jacksonville State while Murray State fell to fifth. Sophomore […]

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High hopes for Dylan Windler in the NBA Draft

High hopes for Dylan Windler in the NBA Draft

First it was Ian Clark. Now senior Dylan Windler has the opportunity to be the second Bruin to play in the NBA. Windler, backed by a year of impressive play, has been dubbed one of college basketball’s best kept secrets, according to NBA.com. That secret was on national display in […]

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Darby Maggard to compete in State Farm 3-Point Championships

Darby Maggard to compete in State Farm 3-Point Championships

Belmont basketball superstar Darby Maggard will show off her 3-point skills at the State Farm College Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships in Minneapolis, as part of the Final Four festivities on Thursday night. “It’s just exciting to be able to go one last time to represent Belmont,” said Maggard. “My […]

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Speculation over Byrd’s replacement grows post retirement

Speculation over Byrd’s replacement grows post retirement

With Rick Byrd announcing his retirement after 33 years as head coach of Belmont’s men’s basketball team, speculation has already begun as to who might become his replacement. With Athletic Director Scott Corley saying a search for Byrd’s replacement will start immediately, eager fans and media professionals are already predicting […]

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Rick Byrd: more than just a coach

Rick Byrd: more than just a coach

Rick Byrd and his Bruins have touched many students on Belmont’s campus. Here are just a few. Alexander Roth, sophomore audio engineering technology major “He served Belmont well. It’s been 33 years. I can’t think of anyone else that’s been in their job for 33 years. Good on him.” Dev […]

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Every record Darby Maggard broke during her time at Belmont

Every record Darby Maggard broke during her time at Belmont

Women’s basketball star Darby Maggard’s Belmont career may have ended with Friday’s loss to University of South Carolina, but her name will live on in the Belmont record books for years to come. Here’s a comprehensive list of every record Maggard has broken during her four years as a Bruin. […]

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Game Preview: Women’s basketball gears up for NCAA Tournament first round against University of South Carolina

Game Preview: Women’s basketball gears up for NCAA Tournament first round against University of South Carolina

Though making the tournament has become old news for the Belmont women’s basketball team, the Bruins will look to do something they’ve never done before on Friday — advancing past the first round. Belmont clinched its automatic bid to the big dance for the fourth year in a row by […]

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Women’s basketball to face University of South Carolina in NCAA Tournament

Women’s basketball to face University of South Carolina in NCAA Tournament

The women’s basketball team earned a No. 13 seed in the NCAA Tournament and will take on the University of South Carolina on Friday in Charlotte, North Carolina. This is the Bruins’ fourth straight NCAA Tournament appearance, which they earned by winning the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship. Belmont is […]

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Women’s basketball wins fourth consecutive OVC Tournament Championship

Women’s basketball wins fourth consecutive OVC Tournament Championship

For the fourth consecutive season, the women’s basketball team won the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship after defeating UT Martin 59-50 on Saturday afternoon in Evansville, Indiana. Senior Jenny Roy was named the tournament MVP after three fantastic performances on the court. In the championship, Roy scored 8 points, rebounded […]

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Game Preview: Women’s basketball to battle UT Martin for OVC Tournament Championship

Game Preview: Women’s basketball to battle UT Martin for OVC Tournament Championship

For the fourth year in a row, the women’s basketball team will look to punch a ticket to the NCAA Tournament with another Ohio Valley Conference Tournament championship. To get there, Belmont will have to go head to head with UT Martin, a team that has risen to the occasion […]

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Women’s basketball takes down Tennessee Tech in OVC Tournament semifinal

Women’s basketball takes down Tennessee Tech in OVC Tournament semifinal

The women’s basketball team advances to its fourth straight Ohio Valley Conference Tournament final after knocking off Tennessee Tech 62-48 on Friday afternoon in Evansville, Indiana. The Bruins kept it tight with the Golden Eagles throughout the entire first half, never really finding room to run with the game. That […]

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