The Belmont Bruins boat-raced the Murray State Racers 87-61 in the first game of a mens/womens double header at Curb Event Center. The Bruins got off to a 17-0 start and never looked back, led by Kylee Smith with 23 points and Darby Maggard with 17. The Bruins led by a s many as 24 in the first half and led 53-30 at the half. Belmont had three other players score in double figures with Lauren Thompson scoring 12, Jenny Roy adding 10, and Sally McCabe netting 10 as well. The Bruins led by as many as 35 points in the second half and cruised in for the 87-61 win.
The Bruins improved to 2-2 in OVC play, while Muray State dropped to 2-2.