Demetrius Denzel-Dyson scored 17 points and seventh-seeded Samford never trailed in beating 10th-seed VMI 79-61 in Friday night's first round of the Southern Conference Tournament.
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Marc Gosselin scored 20 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, and Western Carolina beat VMI 81-68 on Monday night for the No. 8 seed in the Southern Conference Tournament.
RJ White scored 18 points with 10 rebounds and UNC Greensboro beat VMI 74-67 on Saturday night to set up a title-showdown matchup with East Tennessee State.
Fletcher Magee hit six 3-pointers and scored 24 points, Cameron Jackson added 20 points, and Wofford beat VMI 81-63 on Wednesday after shooting 12 of 26 from behind the arc.
Triston Chambers scored 15 points with five 3-pointers, Eric Adams scored 13 and grabbed 11 rebounds, and Samford ran away from VMI 80-61 on Saturday to end a four-game skid.
Tre' McLean had 19 points and seven rebounds, Greg Pryor added 16 points, and Chattanooga kept pace in the Southern Conference with a 74-68 win over VMI on Wednesday night.
John Davis III scored 13 points with 5-for-8 shooting to lead Furman to a ninth-straight victory with an 80-52 win over VMI on Monday night.
QJ Peterson poured in 37 points and VMI broke open a close game after halftime to defeat The Citadel 101-78 in a runaway on Saturday.
Ria'n Holland had 18 points to lead five players in double figures as Mercer roared past VMI for an 81-51 victory on Thursday night.
T.J. Cromer scored 24 points, including a 3-pointer that gave East Tennessee State its first lead of the game in the second half, during an 81-71 come-from-behind win over VMI on Thursday night.
Josh Sharkey scored a late basket and Samford held on to edge VMI 69-67 despite making only one basket in the last 3:50 on Saturday afternoon.
QJ Peterson scored 40 points and grabbed six rebounds as VMI snapped a three-game slide, rolling past Chattanooga 80-64 on Wednesday night.
Andrew Brown made six 3-pointers and finished with 18 points, and Kris Acox added another 18 points as Furman cruised to an 89-72 victory over VMI on Saturday.
Cameron Jackson made 11 of 13 from the field and finished with a career-high 25 points, Fletcher Magee hit three 3-pointers and finished with 17 points and Wofford beat VMI 88-70 on Thursday nigh
Demetrius Troy and Diante Baldwin scored 20 points and had five assists each as UNCG defeated VMI 91-82 on Saturday, improving to 5-1 in the Southern Conference.
Trey Chapman knocked in a pair of free throws in the final minute and Keith Smith blocked Western Carolina's final shot as VMI held on for a 79-78 victory on Thursday night for its first Southern
Frankie Johnson stole the ball with six seconds left and then the freshman made two free throws as The Citadel held off VMI 79-74 on Saturday.
Demetre Rivers scored 11 points and Ria'n Holland 10 as Mercer dominated inside to defeat VMI 68-50 on Thursday night.
T.J. Cromer tossed in 21 points and East Tennessee State scored more than 100 points for the second time this season with a 102-75 romp past VMI in the Southern Conference opener for both schools
Scoochie Smith passed the 1,000 point-mark and finished with 10 points, seven assists and seven rebounds to help Dayton beat VMI 92-56 on Friday night.
QJ Peterson had 15 points and six rebounds in 21 minutes and VMI beat Division III Frostburg State 72-53 on Tuesday night.
Julian Eleby scored a season-high 31 points and VMI beat Charleston Southern 88-83 on Tuesday night to snap a six-game skid.
Daxter Miles Jr. scored a season-high 20 points and No. 15 West Virginia overcame an early lull to beat VMI 90-55 on Saturday and give coach Bob Huggins his 799th career win.
Tyrell Nelson scored 19 points and grabbed six rebounds as Gardner-Webb beat VMI 86-68 on Saturday night.