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2016 Schedule
20-12, 1st in Ohio Valley E
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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.

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

JOE LUNARDI'S BRACKETOLOGY: No. 14 Seeds

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

JOE LUNARDI'S BRACKETOLOGY: No. 14 Seeds

  • 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 Game84.0
Rebounds Per Game28.0
Assists Per Game12.0
Points Allowed93.0Tied-136th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-7
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7