Clark continues push for NBA career

Clark continues push for NBA career

The NBA dream is still alive for former Belmont men’s basketball standout Ian Clark. Clark, despite not having his name was not called during the NBA draft, is slated to participate in two summer leagues. The first league will be in Orlando from July 7-12 and the 2013 OVC co-player […]

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Wiseman ends half century long tenure

Wiseman ends half century long tenure

To some she is a trailblazer, a pioneer and a living legend. But to the folks at Belmont athletics, she is simply Betty Wiseman, a beloved university mainstay for 52 years. That position as a campus fixture is now ending with Wiseman’s retirement this Friday. Her announcement comes three months […]

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Newbauer announced as WBB head coach

Newbauer announced as WBB head coach

After several years as an assistant coach at storied programs such as the University of Georgia and most recently, the University of Louisville, Cameron Newbauer has finally found a team to call his own at Belmont. “This is a dream come true,” said an emotional Newbauer. Newbauer’s hire comes nearly […]

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REPORT: Belmont hires Cameron Newbauer as WBB head coach

REPORT: Belmont hires Cameron Newbauer as WBB head coach

According to a report from the Tennessean, Belmont has hired Cameron Newbauer as Brittney Ezell’s replacement to take charge of the women’s basketball program. The report states that a source close to the situation has confirmed the hire. Newbauer will be coming to Belmont after one season as an assistant […]

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MBB to face Kentucky at Rupp Arena

MBB to face Kentucky at Rupp Arena

For the first time in program history, the men’s basketball team will play the Kentucky Wildcats in the 2013-2014 season. The Bruins are slated to face the eight-time National Champion Kentucky on Saturday, Dec. 21 at Rupp Arena. “We are excited about the opportunity to play a historic program like […]

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UPDATE: Ezell resigns, takes ETSU post

UPDATE: Ezell resigns, takes ETSU post

As of 12:47 p.m. Monday: Belmont Athletics confirms Ezell’s resignation, noting a national search for Ezell’s successor will begin immediately. “I want to thank Brittney for her service to Belmont University,” Belmont University Director of Athletics Mike Strickland said. “Her contributions enabled us to transition into the OVC seamlessly. We […]

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Bruins edge Bisons in extra innings

Bruins edge Bisons in extra innings

When sophomore Alec Diamond stepped up to the plate in the bottom of the 11th, his only goal was to make contact and give the Bruins a much-needed momentum booster against rival Lipscomb. “I was just trying to get a good pitch and get a good swing on it,” he […]

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Hollingsworth leads softball’s offense after injury

Hollingsworth leads softball’s offense after injury

There’s an old saying that mother knows best, and softball player Kat Hollingsworth believes hers is no exception. “The funny thing is, Coach K saw me at a tournament and my mom saw him talking to my coach and saw Belmont written on his shirt. She said, ‘That’s where you’re […]

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Baseball team shares conference lead into home stretch

Baseball team shares conference lead into home stretch

As the Belmont baseball team continues to lead the Ohio Valley Conference in its inaugural season, coach Dave Jarvis is confident the team’s success is largely from the squad’s ability to adapt to new opponents and circumstances. “There were some unknown aspects of what we were going to face on […]

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Transfer U: Dozens of student-athletes come to campus, don’t leave

Transfer U: Dozens of student-athletes come to campus, don’t leave

Redshirt sophomore Katherine Zander thought she had found her dream school when she entered college. When she received a scholarship to play women’s basketball for the Oklahoma Sooners, she was certain she would spend four years playing Big 12 basketball in the plains of Norman, Okla. But after discovering her […]

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Baseball defeats SIUE, looks to sweep series

Baseball defeats SIUE, looks to sweep series

While the Belmont baseball team defeated the SIU Edwardsville Cougars 5-3 on Saturday, coach Dave Jarvis thought the home win was one of his team’s less impressive performances of the season. “I thought we need better execution on the mound and at the plate. As a team I don’t think […]

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Byrd, Stevens, Stallings discuss ethics of college hoops

Byrd, Stevens, Stallings discuss ethics of college hoops

For three Division I coaches, there are no doubts of the integrity problems they currently see in college basketball. But during a Thursday panel at the Maddox Grand Atrium which included Belmont coach Rick Byrd, Butler coach Brad Stevens, Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings and ESPN color commentator Jimmy Dykes, the […]

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