68
TF 0
FINAL
End
2nd
ESP3
Sat Dec. 29
3:00pm
BONUS
96
TF 0
ML: +747
SAMFORD -13.5, O/U 149.5
ML: -1102
VMI
SAMFORD

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Guerrero with 23 points, Samford rolls past VMI 96-68

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Ruben Guerrero scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Samford rolled past VMI 96-68 in a Southern Conference matchup on Saturday afternoon.

Guerrero was 8 of 11 from the field for the Bulldogs (11-4, 1-1). Kevion Nolan added 15 points and five assists and Josh Sharkey, Stefan Lakic and Logan Dye had 11 points apiece.

Samford shot 56.5 percent from the field compared to 35 percent for VMI and had a 46-28 rebounding advantage.

Brandon Austin opened the game with a 3-pointer and Guerrero added six points to an 11-2 start for the Bulldogs and they built to a 42-30 lead at the break.

Nolan sank back-to-back 3-pointers as part of a 19-6 Samford surge to start the second half that made it 61-36 with 13:24 to play. A Dye layup stretched it to 77-47 with 9:57 left and the Bulldogs cruised from there.

Bubba Parham scored 24 points to lead the Keydets (6-8, 0-2).

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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 VMI 6-8 303868
home team logo Samford 11-4 425496
Team Stats
away team logo VMI 6-8 76.0 PPG 38.1 RPG 13.8 APG
home team logo Samford 11-4 78.3 PPG 40.6 RPG 14.0 APG
Key Players
3
B. Parham 21.4 PPG 3.4 RPG 3.5 APG 42.5 FG%
3
J. Sharkey 16.3 PPG 3.8 RPG 7.2 APG 44.4 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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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
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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