2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
21-6, 2nd in OVC
Berger leads Indiana to blowout win vs. Belmont (0:54)
52d
Wells drops in the reverse layup for Belmont (0:25)
54d
Belmont's Wells dishes the dime to Bartley for 2 (0:21)
54d
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70dMechelle Voepel

OVC champ Belmont 1st to nab NCAA tourney bid

Led by freshman Destinee Wells' 32 points, Belmont became the first team to earn an automatic bid into the NCAA women's basketball tournament by defeating top-seeded UT Martin 83-75 on Saturday for the Ohio Valley Conference championship crown.

2y

Cooper, South Carolina roll past Belmont in women's NCAAs

Te'a Cooper scored 13 points, Alexis Jennings added 12 points and nine rebounds, and fourth-seeded South Carolina shook off a sluggish start to pull away from No. 13 seed Belmont 74-52 on Friday in the opening round of the women's NCAA Tournament.

2y

Belmont women top UT Martin 59-53, 4th straight NCAA berth

Ellie Harmeyer scored 16 points, freshman Conley Chinn hit a clutch 3-pointer with 1:07 to play and Belmont defeated Tennessee-Martin 59-53 on Saturday for its fourth-straight Ohio Valley Conference tournament title and NCAA Tournament berth.

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3y

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.

3y

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.

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3yGraham 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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3yGraham 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.

AP Photo/James Crisp
4yGraham 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.