Latest U.S. Virgin Islands News

No. 1 Oregon women rip Texas-Arlington 91-54 in Paradise Jam

Nov. 29, 2019 5:51 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Oregon took several minutes to get settled against Texas-Arlington. After that, it was business as usual for the top-ranked Ducks. Satou Sabally scored 19 points and Oregon overcame a tough first quarter to beat Texas-Arlington 91-54 on Friday at the Paradise Jam...

Dana Evans sends No. 8 Louisville past Oklahoma State 69-48

Nov. 29, 2019 4:48 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Louisville overcame its turnover problems with sizzling shooting behind the 3-point arc. The Cardinals know they have to clean things up with top-ranked Oregon next on the schedule. Dana Evans scored a career-high 28 points and No. 8 Louisville pulled away in the...

Johnson leads Nevada over Bowling Green 77-62

Nov. 25, 2019 11:35 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Jazz Johnson had 25 points as Nevada topped Bowling Green 77-62 in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam on Monday night. Jalen Harris added 20 points, seven assists and six rebounds for the Wolf Pack. Johnson, who hit 7 of 10 3-pointers for the game, had 11 points by...

Lever carries Grand Canyon over Illinois St. 68-63

Nov. 25, 2019 6:07 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Alessandro Lever scored 23 points as Grand Canyon narrowly beat Illinois State 68-63 in the Paradise Jam on Monday. GCU led for 35 of the 40 minutes. Jovan Blacksher Jr. gave the Lopes a 62-57 lead with 3:49 to go on a driving three-point play and Lever made an...

Justice leads W. Kentucky over Illinois St. 83-69

Nov. 23, 2019 7:35 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Camron Justice posted 19 points as Western Kentucky defeated Illinois State 83-69 in the Paradise Jam on Saturday night. Jared Savage had 16 points for the Hilltoppers (5-1), Jordan Rawls added 14 and Carson Williams had 11. Western Kentucky trailed by one at halftime...

Ohams scores 15 to carry Fordham over Grand Canyon 70-58

Nov. 23, 2019 6:04 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Chuba Ohams registered 15 points and eight rebounds as Fordham got past Grand Canyon 70-58 in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam on Saturday. Onyi Eyisi had 10 points and nine rebounds for Fordham (4-1). Jalen Cobb and Erten Gazi also scored 10 points each....

Turner leads Bowling Green past W. Kentucky 77-75

Nov. 22, 2019 11:16 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S VIRGIN ISLANDS (AP) — Justin Turner scored 27 points and hit the game-winner with a pretty jump shot in the final four seconds as Bowling Green edged Western Kentucky 77-75 in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam on Friday night. Dylan Frye had 19 points for Bowling Green (4-1). The Falcons...

Cumberland leads Cincinnati over Illinois St. 66-65

Nov. 22, 2019 8:52 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS (AP) — Jarron Cumberland scored 23 points, including the game-winner with eight seconds left as Cincinnati rallied to defeat Illinois State 66-65 in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam on Friday night. Chris Vogt had 13 points and 13 rebounds for Cincinnati (3-1). Tre Scott...

Harris scores 22 to lift Nevada past Fordham 74-60

Nov. 22, 2019 6:21 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Jalen Harris had 22 points as Nevada got past Fordham 74-60 in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam on Friday. Harris sank 7 of 13 shots from the floor for the Wolf Pack (3-3), including 5 of 9 from 3-point range. Harris added seven assists and six rebounds. Jazz...

Freeman-Liberty carries Valparaiso over Grand Canyon 78-74

Nov. 22, 2019 3:37 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Javon Freeman-Liberty scored 22 points and Daniel Sackey made two free throws with 10 seconds left to play as Valparaiso held off Grand Canyon 78-74 in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam on Friday. Nick Robinson had 16 points and six rebounds for the Crusaders...