Belmont beats Murray State

Belmont beats Murray State
Heartland sports has confirmed reports that Murray State will hire University of Kentucky assistant Dean Hood as the Racers new football coach. (Source: KFVS)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Belmont Bruins beat the Murray State Racers 76 - 75 in the Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Championship game, Saturday night in Evansville Indiana.

Belmont scored a basket in the closing seconds to take the lead, Murray State was unable to score in their final possession.

With the win, the Bruins get an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.

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