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Five Belmont Seniors Take the Court for the Last Time

In the Music City All-Stars game right here at the Curb Event Center, Belmont’s five seniors, Shane Dansby, Andy Wicke, Alex Renfreo, Henry Harris, and Matthew Dotson, who have been the part of three different NCAA tourney-bound teams took the court for the last time.

Belmont Faces Pitching Ace

Kennesaw State pitcher, Chad Jenkins, is considered a top fifty draft prospect by most, and after seeing him face Belmont, its easy to see why in this second game of a double-header.

Seniors Take the Floor One Last Time…

bball Five Belmont Seniors Headline at the 2nd Music City All-Star Classic

Think you have missed your last chance to see Alex Renfroe flash across the court, or to watch Andy Wicke sink it from downtown? Luckily for us, Shane Dansby, Matthew Dotson,  Henry Harris,  Alex Renfroe, and Andy Wicke will play one final time in the Curb Event Center, Saturday, April 18  at 6 p.m.

Aside from a chance to see Belmont seniors in their final college game, those who come will also have the chance to see Belmont play along side and against college basketball stars from across the state. Three ETSU players, including Kevin Tiggs, will be playing on the other side of the ball against the five Bruins who haven’t seen Tiggs and company since they broke their ten game winning streak in the A-Sun Confrence tournament and kept them out of the big dance.

A slam-dunk and three-point shooting contest will round out the night. Ticketmaster will be selling adult tickets to the event for $10. Students can get theirs for half that.

Belmont Rides the Storm Past FGCU

The Bruins hosted Florida Gulf Coast to a down right dangerous game. Tornado and thunderstorm warnings stop the game short of nine but with enough game played to call it.

Belmont Advances Past Mercer

Belmont beat Mercer  with a buzzer-beater Thursday and won the chance to advance in the Atlantic-Sun Tournament.

Belmont Splits Series with Western Kentucky

After beating the Hilltoppers in Kentucky the day before, Belmont hosted at Shelby Park on Wednesday. Senior Derek Wiley said, “For as long as I can remember, we have always split the series with Western Kentucky.” This year was no different. Watch the full game recap below.

“The Daily Show” Takes a Jab at Twitter

Last night Jon Stewart and “The Daily Show” poke a little fun at Twitter and other social media being used by members of the media and congress. In a response to lawmakers Twittering during an Obama speech last week, Samantha Bee sounds-off about her personal social media use.