", "Joining the ranks of NCAA D-I is the realization of a long-term, university-wide goal, and it's the recognition of seven decades of athletics excellence at Bellarmine," Athletic Director Scott Wiegandt said. MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee will wrap up the non-conference portion of the 2020-21 schedule with a home-and-home against Bellarmine, including MT's first true road game of the season on Saturday night. The Bellarmine Knights field teams in 22 sports, including an NCAA Division I men's lacrosse program. The Knights captured the 2011 Division II National Championship and have advanced to the D-II Tournament in 12-straight seasons. At the same time, the increased visibility of Division I will allow us to share the Bellarmine story with a larger audience and offer an excellent Bellarmine education to more students than ever before. The Bellarmine Knights men's basketball team represents Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. Thanks for visiting the Bellarmine University Men's Basketball scholarship and program details page. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - With a click of the mouse on Wednesday morning, Bellarmine officially became a member of the ASUN Conference and made the leap to NCAA Division I. ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference officially welcomed its newest member, Bellarmine University, on July 1st. Bellarmine announced its acceptance of the ASUN's membership invitation at a press conference in June 2019. • Bellarmine's Men's Basketball owns a historic run of success in the last decade, posting at least 20 wins every season, including 30-win seasons in 2011, 2015 and 2017. The ASUN meets the challenge of maintaining the highest standards in academic and athletic achievement with a true balance between student and athlete. • Bellarmine's Men's Golf team has reached the NCAA Finals four times with the most recent trip coming in 2016. Per a news release, head coach Scott Davenport acknowledged that the schedule will likely "go through some revisions as teams and conferences make adjustments due to COVID-19.". Bellarmine joins the ASUN Conference this season, essentially replacing NJIT to keep it a nine-team league. ©2021, Hearst Television Inc. on behalf of WLKY-TV. ATLANTA, Ga. – The ASUN Conference announced today the additions of the University of Central Arkansas, Eastern Kentucky University and Jacksonville State University into the league after a unanimous vote by the ASUN Presidents' Council. "This is an exciting and historic time to be a Bellarmine Knight," Bellarmine President Dr. Susan M. Donovan said. The Knights are not eligible for the NCAA tournament this year as they transition to Division I, but they can compete in the ASUN Conference Tournament in March. All-time, Bellarmine has made nine trips to the NCAA Tournament, advancing as far as the Regional Championship in 2013. This will be Knights' first year as a Division I program after the university joined the ASUN Conference. The Men's Soccer program has registered three-straight double-digit win seasons, including setting a new program record for wins in 2019 with 16 and advancing the NCAA Division II Sweet 16. Bellarmine men's basketball unveils 2020-21 schedule. We have won DII national championships in basketball and track & field, and our basketball and baseball teams won conference championships during the 2018-19 season. The official box score of Men's Basketball vs Bellarmine University on 1/1/2021. • Bellarmine's Volleyball program has posted three consecutive 20-win seasons, including a 23-9 record and an NCAA at-large bid in 2017. Prior to that, the team made appearances in 1993, 2010 and 2013. With the introduction of the three universities, FCS Scholarship Football becomes the 20th sport sponsored by the ASUN Conference. Thanks for visiting the Bellarmine University Women's Basketball scholarship and program details page. "The addition of Bellarmine University to the ASUN continues the rising trend of our league," said Gumbart. Bellarmine at Greyhound Collegiate Invitational, North Florida at CSU Buccaneer Invitational, North Florida at CSU Buccaneer Invitational, Kennesaw State at Any Given Tuesday Intercollegiate, FGCU at Any Given Tuesday Intercollegiate, Louisville, Ky. 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Bellarmine University (Louisville, Ky.) is an inclusive Catholic university with a strong liberal arts focus that educates students – mind, body, and spirit – for meaningful lives, rewarding careers, ethical leadership, and service to improve the human condition. Bellarmine Knights Schedule 2020-21 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 2016-17 … "This will be Knights' first year as a Division I program after the university joined the ASUN Conference. The Bellarmine Blog. ... Medicine Visitor Information Ticket Information Compliance Corner Strength & Conditioning Student Athlete Advisory Committee Conference Information Student-Athlete Handbook Student-Athlete Recruiting Guidelines ... 2020-21 Men's Basketball. The Knights compete in the Atlantic Sun Conference (ASUN) and are currently transitioning to NCAA Division I. The schedule features a handful of marquee nonconference matchups, including games at UCLA and Duke. Here you'll have access to specifics on the school and information on their Men's Basketball program like who to make contact with about recruiting, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are presented and ways to begin the recruiting process. EKU Athletics A.W. 75 were here. Due to its transition from Division II competition, Bellarmine will first be eligible for NCAA Division I Championship competition beginning with the 2024-25 academic year. The Bellarmine Knights won the Division II basketball national championship in 2011. = Jamari Blackmon - North Alabama Men's Basketball ️ = Ahsan Asadullah & Parker Hazen, Lipscomb Bisons = Nick Thelen & Dylan Penn, Bellarmine University = Justus Rainwater, FGCU Men's Basketball = Dorian James, North Florida Ospreys #ASUNBuilt EKU will join the ASUN, the same conference that Bellarmine University joined when the Knights began their upgrade to Division I basketball … The Knights, who compete in Baseball, Men's & Women's Basketball, Men's & Women's Cross Country, Men's & Women's Golf, Men's & Women's Soccer, Softball, Men's & Women's Tennis, Men's & Women's Track & Field and Volleyball, will be immediately eligible for all ASUN Championships beginning in 2020-21. They are currently led by head coach Scott Davenport and play their home games at Freedom Hall. Eastern Kentucky will leave its long-time home in the Ohio Valley Conference to join Bellarmine in the ASUN on July 1, 2021. "July 1 marks Bellarmine's first official day as a member of the ASUN Conference," Commissioner Ted Gumbart said. Founded in 1950, Bellarmine offers more than 60 majors with an undergraduate and graduate enrollment of nearly 3,500 students and has an alumni community of more than 25,000. “ASUN is a conference that is more a national conference than our previous conference. ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference officially welcomed its newest member, Bellarmine University, on July 1st. News: Eastern Kentucky to join Bellarmine in the Atlantic Sun Conference Reach Jonathan Saxon at JSaxon@gannett.com or 502-715-1393 and follow him … Bellarmine basketball finished off non-conference play with another decisive victory, this time over Division III Mount St. Joseph 90-38.. Bellarmine is listed in the Princeton Review's Best 384 Colleges and is a top university in Forbes' list of America's best colleges. Here you'll have access to information about the school and details on their Women's Basketball program like who to get hold of about recruiting, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are available and ways to begin the recruiting process. The schedule features a handful of marquee nonconference matchups, including games at UCLA and Duke. The Knights are led by Head Coach Jenni Grzebin, who has been at the helm since 2013. Louisville's Bellarmine University was formally accepted as the 10th member of the ASUN Conference in June 2019, completing an ascension into Division I NCAA Athletics that took effect this year. Matt Stone/Courier Journal-Imagn Content Services, LLC If the baptism is Friday, conception came in June 2019. January 31 Men's Basketball @NDMBB | Juwan Durham Press Conference - Pittsburgh (01.30.21) The Knights are not eligible for the NCAA tournament this year as they transition to Division I, but they can compete in the ASUN Conference Tournament in March. On Friday, Eastern Kentucky told the Ohio Valley Conference league office that it planned to leave the OVC, its home since 1948. The conference has been an ESPN broadcast partner since 1989, with game coverage airing on ESPN+. Receive daily coronavirus & public health news straight to your inbox. Story Links ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference officially welcomed its newest member, Bellarmine University, on July 1st. Liberty will host the Knights in the final week of … LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Get ready for a new rivalry on the local college sports scene, especially in basketball. "July 1 marks Bellarmine's first official day as a member of the ASUN Conference," Commissioner Ted Gumbart said. Bellarmine will compete at the D-II level for one more season in the Great Lakes Valley Conference which the school helped start in 1978. The Bellarmine University men's basketball program unveiled its 2020-21 schedule Tuesday afternoon. Bellarmine's men's basketball team won the 2011 NCAA Men's Division II Basketball Tournament, the first athletic national championship in school history. 11/4 - vs. Kentucky State (Exhibition - date being reviewed), 11/28 - vs. UNC Asheville (Samford Invitational), 11/29 - vs. CSU Bakersfield (Samford Invitational). Bellarmine University men's basketball has put the finishing touches on its 2020-21 schedule, the program announced Thursday. "As we take this step, it is important to remember that we're only able to make the stride because we're standing on the shoulders of the many who have come before us. The official 2020-21 Men's Basketball schedule for the Bellarmine University Knights • The Baseball program has earned a berth into the NCAA D-II Midwest Regional from 2017-19. The ASUN Conference, a member of NCAA Division I, boasts nine member institutions committed to Building Winners for Life. The Bellarmine University men's basketball program unveiled its 2020-21 schedule Tuesday afternoon.The schedule features a handful of marquee nonconference matchups, including games at UCLA and Duke.Here is a look at the complete schedule:11/4 - vs. Kentucky State (Exhibition - date being reviewed)11/10 - at UCLA (Game date under review)11/14 - vs. Hanover College11/17 - at Duke11/20 - at Mississippi State11/22 - at UT Chattanooga11/27 - at Samford11/28 - vs. UNC Asheville (Samford Invitational)11/29 - vs. CSU Bakersfield (Samford Invitational)12/9 - vs. UT Chattanooga12/12 - at Morgan State12/15 - at Miami (OH)12/18 - vs. Middle Tennessee12/21 - at Gonzaga12/30 - vs. Mount St. Joseph1/4 - vs. Liberty*1/7 - at Jacksonville*1/9 - at North Florida*1/14 - vs. Kennesaw State*1/16 - vs. North Alabama*1/21 - at Florida Gulf Coast*1/23 - at Stetson*1/28 - vs. Lipscomb*2/4 - vs. North Florida*2/6 - vs. Jacksonville*2/11 - at Kennesaw State*2/13 - at Liberty*2/18 - vs. Stetson*2/20 - vs. Florida Gulf Coast*2/25 - at Lipscomb*2/27 - at North Alabama** Notes ASUN regular season matchupPer a news release, head coach Scott Davenport acknowledged that the schedule will likely "go through some revisions as teams and conferences make adjustments due to COVID-19. The Bellarmine University men's basketball program unveiled its 2020-21 schedule Tuesday afternoon. We had a tremendous day on campus June 18th a year ago and now the membership takes effect. The ASUN includes a blend of the most prestigious and dynamic private and public institutions in the region: Bellarmine University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Jacksonville University, Kennesaw State University, Liberty University, Lipscomb University, University of North Alabama, University of North Florida and Stetson University. Bellarmine’s entire athletics program was elevated to NCAA Division I this summer, with most teams, including the basketball programs, playing in the Atlantic Sun Conference. Bellarmine is a member of NCAA Division I and competes in the Atlantic Sun Conference, except in men's lacrosse, which competes in the Southern Conference. The official page of Bellarmine University Athletics Round: 0. Bellarmine lacrosse already competes at the DI level, and we actively recruit and attract DI-caliber athletes across all sports offerings. First season for the Knights as a Division I program. With the addition of Bellarmine to the ASUN, the conference resides in six states and features eight of the top-80 media markets in the nation. • The Women's lndoor Track & Field squad has won three Conference Indoor Championships and produced 19 All-Americans all-time. "We are extremely proud to become teammates with a great university and the Louisville-area community. LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Bellarmine University men's basketball team's final tune-up before ASUN play couldn't have gone much better. Bellarmine basketball finished off non-conference play with a bang. Bellarmine men's basketball head coach Scott Davenport watches a recent practice. Congratulations to the Knights and the Bellarmine family - welcome to the ASUN.". The team competed in the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) from the conference's founding in 1972 through the 2019–20 season. ABOUT THE ASUN CONFERENCE On Saturday in Freedom Hall, Bellarmine shot 63.6 percent and also put forth a stifling defensive effort … The students-first attitude of the ASUN and its members makes the conference a great fit for Bellarmine University, and I look forward to a great transition.". Bellarmine announced its acceptance of the ASUN's membership invitation at a press conference in June 2019. I also would like to publicly thank the ASUN Conference, Commissioner Ted Gumbart and all of the member institutions for welcoming us so warmly to a new league. The Knights got off to an early start by scoring the first 7 … = Jamari Blackmon - North Alabama Men's Basketball ️ = Ahsan Asadullah & Parker Hazen, Lipscomb Bisons = Nick Thelen & Dylan Penn, Bellarmine University = Justus Rainwater, FGCU Men's Basketball = Dorian James, North Florida Ospreys #ASUNBuilt Bellarmine University basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on usbasket.com The Bellarmine Knights won the Division II basketball national championship in 2011. In our 71st year of competition, I relish the opportunity of competing at the D-I level and building new rivalries. Bellarmine University educates students – mind, body, and spirit – for meaningful lives, rewarding careers, ethical leadership, and service to improve the human condition. Hearst Television participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites. 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