Women’s basketball closes out its season with NCAA Tournament loss to University of South Carolina

Women’s basketball closes out its season with NCAA Tournament loss to University of South Carolina

The Belmont women’s basketball team’s season came to a heartbreaking close on Friday with a 52-74 loss to the No. 4 seeded University of South Carolina in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. But for head coach Bart Brooks, playing in the tournament was about more than just winning. […]

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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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Men’s basketball loses to University of Maryland in first round of NCAA Tournament

Men’s basketball loses to University of Maryland in first round of NCAA Tournament

Dylan Windler proved to the entire country on Thursday afternoon why he and Belmont deserved the at-large bid to this year’s NCAA Tournament. Windler scored 35 points and rebounded 11 in the Bruins 79-77 loss to the University of Maryland. He is the first player to do so against a […]

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Game Preview: Belmont and University of Maryland face off in first round of NCAA Tournament

Game Preview: Belmont and University of Maryland face off in first round of NCAA Tournament

History was made Tuesday night when the Belmont men’s basketball team defeated Temple in the First Four of the NCAA Tournament. Now, the Bruins are ready to make history again as they prepare to take on No. 6 seeded University of Maryland in Jacksonville, Florida. The Terrapins are a solid […]

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Men’s basketball wins first ever NCAA Tournament game against Temple University

Men’s basketball wins first ever NCAA Tournament game against Temple University

Kevin McClain and Nick Muszynski led the men’s basketball team to its first ever NCAA Tournament win with a heart-stopping 81-70 defeat over Temple University on Tuesday night in Dayton, Ohio. “This is a historic night for Belmont University and our basketball program,” said head coach Rick Byrd in the […]

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Game Preview: Belmont prepares to take on Temple in NCAA Tournament

Game Preview: Belmont prepares to take on Temple in NCAA Tournament

After an exciting Selection Sunday, the men’s basketball team is gearing up to play a dangerous Temple team in the NCAA Tournament on Tuesday in Dayton, Ohio. Both teams are fairly equal in record — with the Bruins at 26-5 and the Owls at 23-9 — scoring ability and even […]

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Photos: Men’s basketball gears up to face Temple University in NCAA Tournament play-in game

Photos: Men’s basketball gears up to face Temple University in NCAA Tournament play-in game

In preparation for their play-in game against Temple University Tuesday night, the Bruins held an open practice for the public on Monday in Dayton, Ohio.   – – Photos by Carina Eudy

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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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Belmont gets first ever at-large bid for NCAA Tournament

Belmont gets first ever at-large bid for NCAA Tournament

For the first time ever, the men’s basketball team received an at-large bid for the NCAA Tournament and is set to play Temple University as an 11 seed in a play-in game on Tuesday. The Bruins waited an entire week after their heartbreaking loss to Murray State in the Ohio […]

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Belmont Bubble Watch: Breaking down the Bruins’ NCAA Tournament chances

Belmont Bubble Watch: Breaking down the Bruins’ NCAA Tournament chances

Belmont’s chances of getting an at-large bid for the NCAA Tournament this season are the best they’ve ever been, yet the odds of it actually happening are still extremely unlikely. After the Bruins were defeated by Murray State in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Final, many outlets and writers called […]

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As friends, Byrd and Meyer build legendary Battle of the Blvd.

Writing a post-game story can become monotonous after a while. An old colleague of mine may have put it best – stare down your laptop, likely in an empty arena, until you’ve written a story you’re pleased with. Because of this normal grind, the nights where the monotony is broken […]

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