Bruin Blitz 1/5-1/11

Bruin Blitz 1/5-1/11

MBB (12-6, 4-0 OVC) 1/9 @ SEMO Very rarely does Belmont basketball surpass the the 100-point mark, let alone twice against the same team. The Bruins scored 107 points for the second year in a row against the SEMO Redhawks, led by senior JJ Mann who notched 25 points in […]

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Belmont Bruins Close-up: Taylor Mills

Belmont Bruins Close-up: Taylor Mills

Since becoming eligible to play for Belmont in December, junior transfer guard Taylor Mills has made an immediate impact. Mills has Earned OVC Newcomer of the week twice, shooting 67 percent from the floor in the Bruins’ 90-53 rout of Jacksonville State on Monday. Here, she shares her basketball journey […]

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MBB ekes out win over Golden Eagles

MBB ekes out win over Golden Eagles

It wasn’t pretty, but Belmont held on with 6.1 seconds to win its second OVC game over the visiting Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles 64-62. Tech would steal the ball with 22.6 seconds remaining as Belmont only held a two point lead. After an unsuccessful shot and turnover, Belmont held sole […]

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Balanced scoring earns WBB conference home opener win

Balanced scoring earns WBB conference home opener win

It may have taken two conference games to do it, but Belmont’s women’s basketball has proven its spot in the Ohio Valley Conference after beating Tennessee Tech 62-53 in the home conference opener. Today’s win was the first time Belmont has beaten the Golden Eagles at home since 2008. “I’m […]

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MBB earns OVC home opener victory

MBB earns OVC home opener victory

After nearly a month without playing at the Curb Event Center, Belmont overcame a halftime deficit to defeat Jacksonville State  78-67 in the team’s Ohio Valley Conference home opener. While grateful for the win, coach Rick Byrd was cautious about the team’s success. “We shouldn’t have to match anybody’s effort […]

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Bruin Blitz 11/25-12/1

Bruin Blitz 11/25-12/1

MBB:   11/26 vs Brescia Behind the balanced offense and excellent shooting, Belmont had no trouble defeating Brescia in dominating fashion 102-68 Tuesday night. Five different Bruins scored in double digits including senior Drew Windler who led the team with 18 points. Freshman Evan Bradds added 15 points while senior […]

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MBB nation-best winning streak snapped by VCU

MBB nation-best winning streak snapped by VCU

After committing a season-high 21 turnovers combined with poor shooting in the second half, the men’s basketball team fell to VCU Rams 81-68, who lead the nation in turnovers forced coming into the contest. With the loss, the Bruins ended the nation’s best home winning streak at 23 games. “I’m […]

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Bruin Blitz 11/18-11/24

Bruin Blitz 11/18-11/24

Men’s Basketball (6-1) 11/20 v. Lipscomb Although the first meeting between the Belmont Bruins and Lipscomb Bisons came down to the final seconds, the Bruins crushed the Bisons 94-64 Wednesday night in front of a packed Curb Event Center. “It was a good that we were able to get a […]

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Volleyball stunned in OVC tournament

Volleyball stunned in OVC tournament

Defending OVC Tournament Champions, the No. 2 ranked Belmont Bruins (19-14), fell to four sets against No.7 ranked SIUE Cougars (13-17) in the first round of the OVC Tournament Thursday. Alex Martin finished the game with 15 kills, and Allison McCoy with 10. The Cougars started off the game with […]

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Bruins sweep Bisons in Boulevard series

Bruins sweep Bisons in Boulevard series

Although the first meeting between the Belmont Bruins and Lipscomb Bisons came down to the final seconds, the Bruins crushed the Bisons 94-64 Wednesday night in front of a packed Curb Event Center. “It was a good that we were able to get a lead, sustain it and actually build […]

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Bruins return from Chapel Hill

Bruins return from Chapel Hill

The day after Belmont’s historic 83-80 victory over the University of North Carolina, fans and players alike are still excited. As the clock wound down, JJ Mann scored his third consecutive three pointer to give Belmont an 81-80 lead. “I really wasn’t shooting that well, missed a couple of shots […]

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Bruin Blitz 11/12-11/17

Bruin Blitz 11/12-11/17

Men’s Basketball (3-1) 11/14 v. Indiana State Belmont overcame a 16-point deficit and scored a towering 63 points in the second half to defeat the Indiana State Sycamores 96-95, winning their home opener. JJ Mann led the team in scoring, notching 23 points on the evening while Reece Chamberlain knocked […]

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