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2018 Schedule
31-4, 1st in OVC
67d

Odom's career-high 25 points lead Duke past Belmont

Leaonna Odom scored a career-high 25 points, including nine in Duke's dominant third period, and the fifth-seeded Blue Devils beat No. 12 seed Belmont 72-58 in the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament on Saturday.

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77d

Around the Rim: Riding momentum into Champ Week

A trio of head coaches -- Ashland's Robyn Fralick, Mercer's Susie Gardner and Belmont's Bart Brooks.-- discuss win streaks, peaking at the right time and conference tournaments with Terrika Foster-Brasby.

82d

No. 22 Belmont women top Jacksonville St 63-53 in OVC semis

Darby Maggard scored 20 points, Kylee Smith added 19 and No. 22 Belmont tied the school record set last season with its 21st straight win on Friday, pulling away from Jacksonville State late for a 63-53 win in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament...

83d

Brooks on No.22 Belmomt's conference streak

Belmont head coach Bart Brooks weighs in on the No. 22 Bruins' 44-consecutive conference win streak, the success he's attained in his first year as head coach, expectations entering the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and much more.

90d

No. 23 Belmont women win 18th straight

Kylee Smith had 17 points and eight rebounds, Sally McCabe added 16 points and nine boards, and Belmont won its 18th straight with a 66-35 victory over Jacksonville State on Wednesday night.

96d

Maggard, Smith lead No. 24 Belmont women past EKU 95-62

Darby Maggard and Kylee Smith combined for 49 points, 33 in the first half when Belmont made 11 3-pointers, and the No. 24 Bruins made their debut in the Top 25 an impressive one Thursday night with a 95-62 win over Eastern Kentucky.

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100d

Belmont earns first ranking; UConn No. 1

The Belmont Bruins are in the AP Top 25 for the first time in school history, riding a 15-game winning streak. UConn remains No. 1.

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119dGraham Hays

Top three remain the same in mid-major rankings

Florida Gulf Coast, South Dakota State and Green Bay maintain their hold on the top of the mid-major rankings. But while the Jackrabbits are chasing the Eagles, there isn't a better mid-major player than South Dakota State's Macy Miller.

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176dGraham Hays

Green Bay steps up to No. 1 in espnW mid-major rankings

Green Bay replaced South Dakota State on the top line, but No. 3 New Mexico made the biggest jump in espnW's biweekly rankings. Middle Tennessee and Belmont round out the top five.

179d

No. 14 Stanford women cruise past Belmont 74-53

Alanna Smith finished with a double-double and No. 14 Stanford's defense clamped down in the second half as the Cardinal rolled to a 74-53 victory over Belmont on Friday night in the Play4Kay Showcase.

AP Photo/James Crisp
431dGraham 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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432d

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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432dGraham 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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796d

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.