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VMI beats Wofford 84-80 in OT

February 4, 2021 GMT

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Jake Stephens and Greg Parham scored 22 points apiece as VMI broke its eight-game road losing streak, edging past Wofford 84-80 in overtime on Wednesday night.

It was VMI’s first win against Wofford since 2001.

Stephens hit 9 of 12 shots. He added nine rebounds, four assists and four blocks. Parham also had six assists. Myles Lewis scored a layup with 13 seconds left to force overtime tied at 74. Lewis finished with 11 points.

Kamdyn Curfman had 15 points for VMI (10-9, 5-5 Southern Conference). Sean Conway added 14 points and nine rebounds.

Ryan Larson had 14 points for the Terriers (11-6, 8-3). Sam Godwin added 13 points. Storm Murphy had 13 points and seven assists.

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Tray Hollowell, whose 13 points per game heading into the matchup ranked second on the Terriers, scored four points. He failed to make a shot from beyond the arc (0 of 6).

The Keydets evened the season series against the Terriers with the win. Wofford defeated VMI 80-78 on Jan. 13.