VIDEO: MBB, WBB show fan appreciation at Meet the Bruins night

VIDEO: MBB, WBB show fan appreciation at Meet the Bruins night

Excitement is in the air as Belmont fans gear up for the upcoming basketball season. Students and fans gathered Thursday night at the Curb Event Center for the annual “Meet the Bruins” event. Coaches and players showed appreciation for the fans by participating in autograph sessions, intrasquad scrimmages and games […]

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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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Belmont earns marquee win over UNC

Belmont earns marquee win over UNC

For the first time since 2003, the Bruins defeated a ranked opponent when they closed out the tight fight with No.12 UNC.

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Men’s basketball gears up for 2013-14 season

Men’s basketball gears up for 2013-14 season

After winning the Ohio Valley Conference title in their first year in the league and reaching the NCAA tournament for the third year in a row, the men’s basketball team is gearing up for a successful 2013-14 season. “This time a year ago, I had no idea how good or […]

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Catching up with Ian Clark

Catching up with Ian Clark

Basketball season is over a month away, but former Belmont standout and recently signed NBA guard Ian Clark remains a popular subject among the Bruin faithful. Clark, who started all 33 games last season for the Bruins, rolled through the NBA summer league, earning the Las Vegas MVP title after […]

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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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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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Bruins draw Arizona in NCAA’s

Bruins draw Arizona in NCAA’s

The Belmont men’s basketball team received its highest seed ever when matchups were announced for the NCAA tournament Sunday afternoon. The Bruins, as a No. 11 seed, will face the Arizona Wildcats Thursday at the EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City. The Bruins have never faced the No. 6 seed […]

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Belmont takes OVC championship in OT thriller

Belmont takes OVC championship in OT thriller

After taking the inbound pass from JJ Mann with less than 30 seconds in overtime, senior guard Kerron Johnson made his way to half-court with intentionality as a boisterous Belmont fan section raised to its feet, scanning the Murray State defense to set up a game winning jumper with 1.2 […]

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Belmont scrapes by TSU

Belmont scrapes by TSU

Physical games are nothing new to Belmont, but the rubber match against Tennessee State was perhaps the most physical game the Bruins have played all year. The top-seeded men’s basketball team advanced to the Ohio Valley Conference finals in an 82-73 win over the No. 4 seeded Tigers. “TSU is […]

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Men’s basketball receives OVC honors

Men’s basketball receives OVC honors

Just days before Belmont plays in its first OVC tournament, men’s basketball backcourt duo of Ian Clark and Kerron Johnson earned conference honors as well as coach Rick Byrd, as announced by the league office on Tuesday. Clark was named OVC Co-Player of the Year, All-OVC First Team, and OVC […]

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Bruins send seniors out with win

Bruins send seniors out with win

The Belmont men’s basketball team sent its five-member senior class out with a 78-71 home win over the Jacksonville State Gamecocks Saturday afternoon. The Bruins wrapped up their regular season and clinched their first outright Ohio Valley Conference championship with the victory, though the Bruins rarely led by double digits […]

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