Parham scores 31 to carry VMI past Mercer 84-71
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Bubba Parham had 31 points as VMI beat Mercer 84-71 on Thursday night.
Myles Lewis had 17 points, eight rebounds and three blocks for VMI (9-20, 3-14 Southern...
Hodges leads E. Tennessee St. over VMI 94-70
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Bo Hodges had 26 points plus 12 rebounds as East Tennessee State romped past VMI 94-70 on Thursday night. Daivien Williamson added 20 points for the Buccaneers.
Murphy scores 19 to lead Wofford past VMI 95-84
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Storm Murphy had 19 points as Wofford won its 13th consecutive game, defeating VMI 95-84 on Thursday night.
Fletcher Magee had 18 points for Wofford (22-4, 14-0 Southern Conference). Chevez Goodwin added 10 rebounds.
VMI put up 56 second-half points, a season high for the team.
Bubba Parham had 30 points for the Keydets (7-18, 1-12), who have now lost six consecutive games. Myles Lewis scored a career-high 22 points. Sarju Patel had 14 points.
Smallwood scores 16, Chattanooga tops VMI 71-70
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Thomas Smallwood scored 16 points, including four of Chattanooga's 12 3-pointers and the Mocs defeated VMI 71-70 on Thursday night.
Smallwood, a 7-foot backup center who averages 6.1 points per game, made all four of his 3-point tries and the Mocs (11-14, 6-6 Southern Conference) made 12 of 30 for 40 percent. Ramon Vila, David Jean-Baptiste and Donovann Toatley scored 11 each for UTC.
Parham’s 33 pts leads VMI past W Carolina 91-83
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Bubba Parham scored 33 points, Sarju Patel added 17 and VMI beat Western Carolina 91-83 on Saturday for its first Southern Conference win while ending a five-game losing streak.
Hoover, Jackson spark Wofford past VMI 90-76 in Southern
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Nathan Hoover scored 25 points, Cameron Jackson 23 and Wofford forced 22 turnovers to defeat VMI 90-76 on Saturday, pushing its win streak to five games.
Hoover went 10 for 19 from the floor with three 3-pointers, Jackson was 9 of 14 and added 10 rebounds — his fourth double-double this season. Wofford (14-4, 6-0 Southern) shot 51 percent.
Lyons scores 21 to lift Furman past VMI 89-57
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Jordan Lyons had 21 points as Furman easily beat VMI 89-57 on Thursday night.
Clay Mounce had 16 points for Furman (15-2, 4-1 Southern Conference). Tre Clark added 13 points and Andrew Brown chipped in with 11.
Jake Stephens had 15 points and nine rebounds for the Keydets (6-10, 0-4). Myles Lewis added 11 points. Garrett Gilkeson had 10 points and seven rebounds.
Parham scores 29 to lead VMI over North Alabama
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Bubba Parham scored 29 points and VMI snapped a five-game losing streak by defeating North Alabama 89-68 on Friday night.
Parham made 6 of 12 3-pointers, 8 of 18 field goals overall, and 7 of 9 free throws for the Keydets (6-7). Sarju Patel scored 19 points, Myles Lewis added 18 and Tyler Creammer had nine points and nine rebounds.
B. Parham tops 30 pts again; VMI downs Kentucky Christian
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Bubba Parham had another big night, scoring 33 points in 34 minutes, and VMI beat Kentucky Christian 106-80 on Tuesday night.
On Sunday, the 5-foot-11 Parham scored a career-high 35 points in a 92-82 loss to No. 10 Kentucky. He shot 11 of 20 from the field, including 10 of 16 from 3-point range. Against the Knights, Parham was 9-of-21 shooting, 5 of 11 from 3-point range and made 10 of 11 foul shots.
Parham scores 19, VMI rolls D-III Goucher 98-34
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Bubba Parham scored 19 points, Garrett Gilkeson had 18 and VMI cruised to a 98-34 win over Division III Goucher on Sunday.
Parham hit four 3-pointers and Gilkeson hit all three of his in going 6 of 7 from the field. Greg Parham and Jake Stephens added 14 points apiece and Myles Lewis and Connor Arnold had 12.
Parham show lifts VMI over D-III Washington College 89-56
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Bubba Parham scored 23 points and Greg Parham scored 11 points with 10 assists and no turnovers and VMI won its season opener against Washington College 89-56 on Tuesday night.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Zane Najdawi scored 16 points and No. 8 seed The Citadel held off ninth-seeded VMI 78-70 in the first round of the Southern Conference Tournament on Friday.
The Citadel (11-20) will play top-seeded UNC Greensboro (24-7) in a Saturday quarterfinal.
Najdawi was 4 of 11 from the field but made 7 of 11 of his free throws. Frankie Johnson and Matt Frierson added 12 points apiece, and Hayden Brown chipped in 11 for the Bulldogs. Frierson made four of The Citadel's 14 3-pointers.
Samford beats VMI 89-82
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Eric Adams had 13 points and 12 rebounds Friday night and Samford held on for an 89-82 win over VMI.
The Bulldogs (10-20, 6-11 Southern) pulled away with a 16-5 run to lead 75-60 with 4:29 left, their largest lead of the game.
Austin Vereen's trio of free throws for the Keydets (8-20, 3-14) made it a two-possession game at 86-80 with 25 seconds left, but Josh Sharkey made 3 of 4 free throws to seal it for Samford.