Tennessee State Game Notes

Tennessee State Game Notes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - - Belmont University men's basketball returns to game action at Tennessee State Sunday.

The Bruins defeated UT Martin, 72-67, Jan. 22. Sophomore Evan Bradds (Jamestown, Ohio) scored a team-high 22 points for the Bruins.

Former All-OVC players Ian Clark of Belmont and Robert Covington of Tennessee State are enjoying solid young careers in the NBA; Clark for the Utah Jazz and Covington for the Philadelphia 76ers.

Belmont and Tennessee State each played Middle Tennessee and Lipscomb in non-conference play.

Former Bruin point guard and current Columbia State head coach Brian Collins ('06) served as a graduate assistant and director of basketball operations at Tennessee State from 2007-09.

Belmont senior Reece Chamberlain (Goodlettsville, Tenn.) scored a career-high 19 points versus Tennessee State last season (2/13/14).

This marks the 23rd meeting between Belmont and Tennessee State, 12th of the Bruins' NCAA era, and sixth in OVC play. Belmont has won the last three meetings.

Tip-off is set for 5:30 p.m. CT. The game will be broadcast on American Sports Network and MyTV30.

The live play-by-play of Voice of the Bruins Kevin Ingram can be heard on the Bruin Sports Network. In-game updates will be available on Twitter @BelmontMBB.

Game Notes - Belmont at Tennessee State

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