2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule
1st in OVC
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Ex-Belmont coach Byrd named Wooden legend

Rick Byrd, who retired in 2019 after leading Belmont to eight NCAA tournament appearances, will receive the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching Award.

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Alabama, KU in Florida part of '21-22 event fields

The ESPN Events Invitational is led by preseason top-10 teams Alabama and Kansas, along with potential top-25 team Belmont -- one of six multiteam event fields announced Thursday.


Broome, Morehead St. beat Belmont 86-71 in OVC title game

— Johni Broome scored a career-high 27 points on 12-of-19 shooting and grabbed 12 rebounds and Morehead State cruised to a 86-71 win over top-seeded Belmont on Saturday in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship game.


Belmont edges Jacksonville St. 72-69 in OVC tourney

— Luke Smith matched his career high with 24 points as top-seeded Belmont narrowly defeated No. 4 seed Jacksonville State 72-69 in the quarterfinals of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament on Friday night.


Sheppard, Listau lift Belmont past E. Illinois 89-61

— Ben Sheppard had 14 points to lead five Belmont players in double figures as the Bruins won their 16th consecutive game, easily defeating Eastern Illinois 89-61 on Thursday night. Mitch Listau added 13 points for the Bruins. Caleb Hollander chipped...


Murphy scores 15 to lead Belmont past Murray St. 72-71

— Grayson Murphy posted 15 points and six rebounds and Ben Sheppard made the second of two free throws with 13 seconds left as Belmont extended its win streak to 15 games, narrowly beating Murray State 72-71 on Saturday night.

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Team Stats

Points Per Game81.318th
Rebounds Per Game35.7164th
Assists Per Game18.24th
Points Allowed69.1

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record1-8
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances8