Tuesday night J.J. Mann was the man for the Belmont Bruins. Mann ripped Middle Tennessee for 32 points in the Bruins 70-58 win at the Murphy Center.
Belmont led 29-22 at the half and while the Blue Raiders made a push in the second half they never got over the hump and the Bruins put the game away at the free throw line.
Shawn Jones led the Blue Raiders with 21 points. Middle Tennessee struggled from the field hitting only 2 of 18 from three-point range.
With the win Belmont improves to 8-2, MTSU falls to 6-2.