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2014 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Preview

(SportsNetwork.com) - The 51st Ohio Valley Conference Tournament will span from Wednesday, March 5, and run through to Saturday, March 8, at Nashville's Municipal Auditorium. The winner of the OVC Tournament will receive the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament field.The Belmont Bruins (23-8), who entered the OVC a year ago and won the conference regular season and tournament title in their first year as a member of the league, repeated as regular-season champs after posting a 14-2 conference record in 2013-14. They will be the top seed this year once again, coming out of the OVC East Division. It's the second consecutive season in which Belmont has lost just two games in league play. The Bruins finished one game ahead of the Murray State Racers (18-10), who won the OVC's West Division crown.The rivalry in the conference between Belmont and Murray State doesn't go back very far, but is continuously fueled even when the programs aren't playing head-to-head. The Bruins catapulte...

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