Bellarmine Men’s Basketball Team Arrives Home

A crowd of supporters gathered on campus in 30 degree weather and chanted “We are BU” as the players emerged from their bus holding the championship trophy. A city-wide celebration will be held Tuesday for the team. Mayor Fischer says the details are still being worked out for the event but it will end with a gathering at Knights hall at 7:30 PM.

Bellarmine Basketball Headed To First NCAA Elite 8

The team fell short of making the elite 8 in 2009. They lost in the regional final in a controversial ending when a tying 3 point shot was waved off and changed to a 2 pointer.

The Knights finished the regular season ranked 2nd in the nation among Division II schools. They will play in the Elite 8 on Wednesday, March 23 in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Ground Broken On New Bellarmine Dorm

Construction continues at Bellarmine University in Louisville. School officials Monday opened a new residence hall and broke ground on another.

The hall now under construction will open next autumn, and will be the fourth new residence hall opened in as many years.