First Look: Belmont

Arizona will face the 11th seeded Belmont Bruins on Thursday. Here is a quick look at what Belmont did this season.

Sixth seeded Arizona will face 11th seeded Belmont in the West Bracket. Here is a overview of the opponent:

Belmont Bruins

Head Coach: Rick Byrd

Record: 26-2 (14-2 in OVC East)

RPI: 18

Strength of Schedule: 74

Notable Wins: Middle Tennessee (64-49), at Stanford (70-62), South Dakota State (76-49), Eastern Kentucky (83-76), at Eastern Kentucky (85-74), Ohio (81-62)

Notable Losses: at Virginia Commonwealth (65-75), at Kansas (60-89)

Bad Losses: Northeastern (71-74), Tennessee State (69-80)

Statistical Leaders:

Points: Ian Clark – 18.1 points per game

Rebounds: Trevor Noack – 5.5 rebounds per game

Assists: Kerron Johnson – 4.8 assists per game

Steals: J.J. Mann – 1.9 steals per game

Blocks: Blake Jenkins – 1.2 blocks per game

Turnovers: Kerron Johnson – 3.2 turnovers per game


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