Latest Vermont Catamounts men's basketball News

NCAA Latest: Day 1 of tournament in the books

Mar. 22, 2019 4:44 PM EDT

The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 12:25 a.m. Time to catch your breath after the NCAA Tournament's first real day. You have about 12 hours. Ja Morant's triple-double for Murray State, Wofford's big late run against Seton Hall and perfect days for the Big Ten and SEC have...

Kabengele, Mann lead 4th-seed FSU over hot-shooting Vermont

Mar. 21, 2019 6:55 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Florida State got a first-round scare from sharp-shooting Vermont. In the end, the Seminoles were just too long and too strong for the upset-minded Catamounts. Mfiondu Kabengele had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Florida State withstood a barrage of 3-pointers from 13th-seeded...

Gonzaga itching to play again after WCC title game loss

Mar. 20, 2019 7:32 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gonzaga enters the NCAA Tournament following a loss for one of the rare times under coach Mark Few. The dominant team in the West Coast Conference for two decades, the Zags lost to Saint Mary's in the conference title game last week in Las Vegas. The players have put it behind them....

Vermont's Lamb among players to watch from 1-bid conferences

Mar. 19, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

Vermont's Anthony Lamb is among several players from one-bid conferences capable of leading their teams to major upsets in the NCAA Tournament. The 6-foot-6 junior forward scored 24 points against Kansas and 25 points against Louisville in the NIT Season Tip Off in November. Although Vermont lost both games, Lamb...

Lamb, Vermont deny UMBC repeat, win America East title game

Mar. 16, 2019 2:57 PM EDT

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont learned from its loss last year on its home floor to Maryland-Baltimore County in the America East Tournament title game — a result that paved the way for an even bigger win by UMBC. Anthony Lamb scored 28 points, and Vermont beat UMBC 66-49 on Saturday to win the...

Smith scores 28 to lead Vermont past Binghamton 84-51

Mar. 12, 2019 10:16 PM EDT

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Stef Smith had a career-high 28 points as Vermont romped past Binghamton 84-51 in the semifinals of the America East Conference Tourney on Tuesday night. Smith hit 8 of 10 3-pointers. Anthony Lamb had 18 points and seven assists for Vermont (26-6). Caleb Stewart had 16 points for the...

Lamb leads Vermont past Maine 73-57 in America East tourney

Mar. 9, 2019 9:53 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 34 points as Vermont beat Maine 73-57 in the America East Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Saturday night. Ernie Duncan had 12 points for Vermont (25-6). Stef Smith added seven rebounds. Isaiah White had 18 points for the Black Bears (5-27). Vincent Eze added 14...

Smith scores 21 to lead Vermont over Mass.-Lowell 74-57

Mar. 5, 2019 9:53 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Stef Smith had 21 points as Vermont topped UMass Lowell 74-57 on Tuesday night. Ernie Duncan had 14 points for Vermont (24-6, 14-2 America East Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive home victory. Anthony Lamb added 11 points, eight rebounds, five assists and three blocks....

Defense shines as Vermont tops Stony Brook 56-50

Mar. 2, 2019 10:15 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 14 points and seven rebounds as Vermont got past Stony Brook 56-50 on Saturday night. Stef Smith added 10 points for the Catamounts, who held the Seawolves to 29.8 percent shooting, the lowest mark of the season for a Vermont opponent. Ben Shungu had eight rebounds...

Lamb leads Vermont over Binghamton 69-63

Feb. 23, 2019 5:16 PM EST

VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) — Anthony Lamb scored 28 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to record his sixth double-double of the season and Vermont beat Binghamton 69-63 on Saturday. Ernie Duncan added 22 points for the Catamounts (22-6, 12-2 America East Conference). J.C. Show scored a season-high 22 points for the...