2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
1st in OVC
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219dGraham Hays

UK, OSU advance -- but Belmont leaves lasting impression

The first round in Lexington, Kentucky, will be remembered for wins that set up a Kentucky-Ohio State showdown of regional powers that rarely meet. But even in a loss, Belmont was unforgettable.

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219d

Kentucky edges Belmont to advance to 2nd rd.

Maci Morris made seven of eight free throws in the final 37 seconds, including two with 3.2 seconds remaining, to help fourth-seeded Kentucky edge No. 13 Belmont 73-70 on Friday.

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219dGraham Hays

Kentucky survives scare from Belmont

Belmont -- which, let's face it, might have deserved a single-digit seed -- made Kentucky sweat it out at home. But behind 52 points from Makayla Epps and Evelyn Akhator, the Wildcats advanced.

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583d

Late 10-0 run lifts Michigan State past Belmont

Aerial Powers and Jasmine Hines combined for 51 points and Michigan State used a 10-0 run in the fourth quarter to pull away for a 74-60 win over No. 13 seed Belmont.

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596d

Belmont cruises to OVC title, NCAA berth

Sally McCabe led five Bruins in double figures with 23 points, and Belmont routed Eastern Kentucky 95-63 for its first Ohio Valley Conference tournament title and second NCAA tournament berth.

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1410d

No. 16 Georgia takes 18-0 lead, cruises to win

Tiaria Griffin scored 20 points Thursday night, and No. 16 Georgia returned from an 11-day layoff with no signs of rust in an easy 81-55 victory over Belmont.