Bruin Blitz 3/17/17

Bruin Blitz 3/17/17

Anchor Shelby Vandenbergh recaps this week in Bruin athletics, including the upcoming women’s basketball game in the NCAA Tournament and the men’s game in the National Invitation Tournament.

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PHOTOS: Women’s basketball prepares for first round with press conference

PHOTOS: Women’s basketball prepares for first round with press conference

The women’s basketball team prepared for the first round of the NCAA women’s tournament Thursday afternoon with a brief press conference regarding the upcoming game against Kentucky. “We know what we have to do,” said head coach Cameron Newbauer. “We need to take what we do and try to do […]

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Belmont will take on Kentucky in NCAA women’s basketball tournament

Belmont will take on Kentucky in NCAA women’s basketball tournament

The Belmont women’s basketball team will be taking on No. 4 seed Kentucky in the first round of the 2017 NCAA women’s basketball tournament. Belmont students, faculty and fans alike gathered in the Beaman Student Center Monday evening to show their support, enjoy the free food and watch the NCAA […]

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Women’s basketball wins second OVC tournament title in a row, secures NCAA spot

Women’s basketball wins second OVC tournament title in a row, secures NCAA spot

  The Belmont Bruins women’s basketball team dominated Eastern Kentucky University 94-64 in the Ohio Valley Conference championship game Saturday, securing their second OVC championship title in a row and the second in the program’s history. This was the Bruins’ 21st straight win, putting them 19-0 in conference play and […]

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Men’s basketball falls to Jacksonville State

Men’s basketball falls to Jacksonville State

The Belmont men’s basketball team ended the season and conference play with a 65-59 loss to Jacksonville State University in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference Friday night. “I’m really disappointed for our players,” Coach Rick Byrd said. “We had a great year, unfortunately all this gets measured by […]

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Women’s basketball defeats UT Martin, advances to championship game

Women’s basketball defeats UT Martin, advances to championship game

The Belmont Bruins defeated UT Martin 83-62 in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference Championship Tournament at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium. Sally McCabe led the Bruins setting a career high with 27 points and 5 rebounds. Darby Maggard followed with 18 points and 2 rebounds. “Honestly I can’t do […]

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Bruin Blitz 3/3/17

Bruin Blitz 3/3/17

Anchor Shelby Vandenbergh recaps all the achievements of the Belmont Bruins, including the beginning of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament.

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PHOTOS: Women’s basketball defeats Southeast Missouri, advances to OVC semifinals

PHOTOS: Women’s basketball defeats Southeast Missouri, advances to OVC semifinals

The Belmont Bruins defeated Southeast Missouri 74-59 in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium. Lauren Thompson led the Bruins with 16 points and six rebounds followed by Kylee Smith with 14 points. Bri Mitchell led Southeast Missouri with 32 points. […]

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PHOTOS: Baseball hosts second annual Mule Mix Challenge

PHOTOS: Baseball hosts second annual Mule Mix Challenge

The Belmont baseball team hosted the second annual Mule Mix Challenge at Rose Park against Missouri State, Northwestern and Bowling Green. Despite a rough start to the season, the Bruins recorded two out of three wins — beating Northwestern and Bowling Green. Unfortunately, the team lost to Missouri State on […]

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PHOTOS: Basketball’s regular season ends with wins against Tennessee State

PHOTOS: Basketball’s regular season ends with wins against Tennessee State

The women’s basketball team defeated Tennessee State, 87-71, maintaining its undefeated season in the Ohio Valley Conference. The team also maintained its 18-game winning streak. Sophomore Darby Maggard led the team with 20 points and two rebounds, followed by junior Kylee Smith with 18 points. Tennessee State’s I’mani Davis led […]

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Bruin Blitz 2/24/17

Bruin Blitz 2/24/17

It’s homecoming week at Belmont, so join Shelby Vandenbergh as she recaps everything Bruin sports.

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Bruin Blitz 2/10/17

Bruin Blitz 2/10/17

Shelby Vandenbergh looks back at the sports achievements of the week, including women’s basketball player Kylee Smith earning her 1,000th point.

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