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Vereen, Creammer lead VMI past Presbyterian 78-58

LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) Austin Vereen scored 22 points with four 3-pointers and 7-for-9 shooting, Tyler Creammer added 19 more and a hot-shooting VMI led start to finish to win its home opener 78-58 against Presbyterian on Saturday.

Will Miller scored 12 points for the Keydets, who shot 53 percent from the floor (28-53), held Presbyterian to 40-percent shooting, posted 10 steals and 20 assists. Keith Smith led VMI (1-3) with a career-best nine assists with six points. Creammer was 9-for-16 shooting and grabbed nine rebounds.

Presbyterian (1-3) placed four in double-digit scoring led by Montenia Nelson's 13. Francois Lewis scored 11 and J.C. Younger and Reggie Dillard 10 apiece. The Blue Hose cut an 8-0 start by VMI down to 12-10 only to see the Keydets go on a 13-4 run that included 11 by Vereen. He began the run with back-to-back 3-pointers. VMI led 41-27 at halftime. VMI's top scorer Bubba Parham (17 ppg) went 0-for-5 from the floor and finished with two free throws.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Presbyterian 1-3 273158
home team logo VMI 1-2 413778
Team Stats
away team logo Presbyterian 1-3 78.3 PPG 38 RPG 15.7 APG
home team logo VMI 1-2 76.0 PPG 38.1 RPG 13.8 APG
Key Players
10
A. Flagler 15.9 PPG 3.4 RPG 1.3 APG 43.8 FG%
3
B. Parham 21.4 PPG 3.4 RPG 3.5 APG 42.5 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB