Tag: Big South basketball


VMI basketball holds on against High Point, 70-67

The VMI Keydets rallied from a 16-point second half deficit to climb within one point late, but a Rodney Glasgow three-pointer as time expired was no good and the High Point Panthers held on for a 70-67 win in Big South basketball action Wednesday night in High Point, N.C.


VMI basketball tops Charleston Southern, 92-84

D.J. Covington had 26 points and 12 rebounds for his 11th double-double this season, leading the VMI Keydets over the Charleston Southern Buccaneers, 92-84, in Big South basketball action Saturday afternoon at Cameron Hall in Lexington, Va.


Last-second shot lifts Winthrop past VMI, 58-57

D.J. Covington had 19 points, 12 rebounds and six blocks for the VMI Keydets, but Winthrop Eagle point guard Keon Johnson made a driving, double-clutch layup with less than two seconds to go to give Winthrop a 58-57 victory over VMI.


Liberty holds off VMI rally, wins 85-80

In a game that featured 14 lead changes and saw neither team lead by more than nine, the Liberty Flames posted a 21-rebound advantage on the glass and survived a frantic late rally by the VMI Keydets to claim an 85-80 victory in Big South basketball action Saturday afternoon at Cameron Hall in Lexington, Va.


VMI basketball tops Longwood in Big South opener, 95-72

The VMI Keydets went to the line 41 times, 22 more than their opponent, the Longwood Lancers, and made 28 of their attempts to help propel themselves to a 95-72 victory in Big South action Wednesday night at Cameron Hall in Lexington, Va. Q.J. Peterson led the Keydets (8-6, 1-0 Big South) with 30 points in VMI’s final Big South basketball opener.


VMI basketball rolls past D3 Bridgewater, 112-86

Freshman QJ Peterson scored 38 points, including 15 straight at one point in the first half, and D.J. Covington added 29 markers and his second seven-block game in a week as the VMI Keydets defeated the Bridgewater College Eagles, 112-86 in non-conference basketball action Wednesday at Cameron Hall in Lexington.

VMI’s D.J. Covington named preseason All-Big South

VMI’s D.J. Covington was named First Team Preseason All-Conference at the Big South Basketball Media Day, held Thursday in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Asheville ends VMI’s NCAA bid

No. 1 seed UNC Asheville placed five players in double figures and used a 20-12 run the final 10 minutes […]

VMI upsets Coastal in Big South tourney

Fueled by 14 three-pointers and a 57% field goal percentage, the #7 VMI Keydets upset the #2 Coastal Carolina Chanticleers, […]

VMI squeaks past Radford in Big South Tourney

The #7 VMI Keydets defeated the #10 Radford Highlanders, 55-53, in a dramatic first round of the 2012 Advance Auto […]


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