2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
1st in Ohio Valley E

2017 Bracketology: No. 14 Seeds

  • East: UT-Arlington Mavericks
  • West: Chattanooga Mocs
  • South: Belmont Bruins
  • Midwest: Old Dominion Monarchs
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Gaines recovers for great block

Georgia's Kenny Gaines got beat backdoor, but wasn't going to allow the bucket.

ESPN Stats & Info

Nine of ten No. 1 seeds have lost so far

Ten No. 1 seeds have completed their conference tournaments, and just one has cut down the nets. Top seeds Saint Mary's, Stony Brook and Wagner have reached title games.


Belmont game-winner too late

The top seed in the Ohio Valley Conference couldn't dodge the upset from 8th-seeded Austin Peay Friday as this refs waved off the game-winning shot.

Bruins fall short in OT heartbreaker

The OVC's No. 1 seed fell 97-96 to Austin Peay in overtime, ending its hopes of winning the conference crown. Austin Peay plays again on Saturday against either Tennessee-Martin or Morehead State in the OVC final. Box score

Postgame interview with Austin Peay head coach Dave Loos. (1:16)

OVC semifinals headed into overtime

At the end of regulation time, Belmont is tied 89-89 with Austin Peay. The winner of this game will play for the conference title just one day later on Saturday night. Box score


Khalil Davis denies the basket

Austin Peay's Davis comes off a dead sprint from the other end of the court to block Belmont's Steve Harris from behind. The scored is tied up at 67-67 with 10:22 to play in the second half.


Kevin McClain ties it up with dunk

Belmont's McClain drives to the basket and slams in a dunk to even the score 67-67 against Austin Peay with 10:39 left in the second half.

Belmont up 47-38 at half

Evan Bradds has chipped in 14 points alongside Craig Bradshaw's 12 to put the Bruins on top of Austin Peay at halftime in the OVC semifinals. Box score


Kenny Jones dunk narrows deficit

Assisted by Chris Horton, Austin Peay's Jones snakes around a defender to slam in a dunk. Austin Peay trails Belmont 31-30 with 5:17 left in the first half.

Watch: Ohio Valley Semifinals

Belmont, the Ohio Valley's No. 1 seed, can move one step closer to an NCAA tournament bid with a win over No. 8 Austin Peay on Friday night. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN

Chris Morris


  • East: Belmont Bruins
  • West: Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks
  • South: UNC Wilmington Seahawks
  • Midwest: Chattanooga Mocs
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Chris Morris


  • East: Belmont
  • West: Stephen F. Austin
  • South: Chattanooga
  • Midwest: UNC Wilmington
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Joe Lunardi's bracketology: No. 14 seeds

  • East: UNC Wilmington Seahawks
  • West: Hawaii Rainbow Warriors
  • South: Akron Zips
  • Midwest: Belmont Bruins
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Team Stats

Points Per Game82.410th
Rebounds Per Game34.7255th
Assists Per Game17.29th
Points Allowed78.0309th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-7
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7