HOMEWOOD, Ala. (AP) Will Richard had a season-high 23 points as Belmont got past Samford 85-73 on Sunday.
Richard hit 9 of 10 from the free throw line. He added nine rebounds.
Luke Smith had 15 points for Belmont (7-3). Ben Sheppard added 13 points. Nick Muszynski had 12 points.