Kabengele, Mann lead 4th-seed FSU over hot-shooting Vermont
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...
Vermont faces UMBC in America East finals
No. 3 seed Maryland-Baltimore County (21-12, 13-5) vs. No. 1 seed Vermont (26-6, 16-2)
America East Conference Tourney Championship, Roy L Patrick Gymnasium, Burlington, Vermont; Saturday,...
Vermont meets Binghamton in America East semis
No. 7 seed Binghamton (10-22, 6-11) vs. No. 1 seed Vermont (25-6, 15-2)
America East Conference Tourney Semifinals, Roy L Patrick Gymnasium, Burlington, Vermont; Tuesday, 6 p.m....
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 34 points as Vermont beat Maine 73-57 in the America East Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Saturday night.
Vermont meets Maine in America East quarters
No. 8 seed Maine (5-26, 3-13) vs. No. 1 seed Vermont (24-6, 14-2)
America East Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Roy L Patrick Gymnasium, Burlington, Vermont; Saturday, 7 p.m....
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...
Defense shines as Vermont tops Stony Brook 56-50
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...
Vermont looks to extend streak vs Stony Brook
Stony Brook (23-6, 11-3) vs. Vermont (22-6, 12-2)
Roy L Patrick Gymnasium, Burlington, Vermont; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Vermont looks for its seventh straight win in the...
Lamb leads Vermont over Binghamton 69-63
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.
Jackson scores 18 to lift UMBC past Vermont 65-56
BALTIMORE (AP) — KJ Jackson registered 18 points as Maryland-Baltimore County defeated Vermont 65-56 on Thursday night.
Arkel Lamar had 15 points for Maryland-Baltimore County (18-10, 10-3...
Lamb scores 25 to carry Vermont past Hartford 77-75
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 25 points as Vermont narrowly beat Hartford 77-75 on Saturday.
Lamb hit 10 of 12 from the free throw line.
Ernie Duncan had 16 points for Vermont (21-5, 11-1 America East Conference), which won its sixth consecutive game. Stef Smith added 12 points.
J.R. Lynch had 21 points for the Hawks (13-13, 6-5). Jason Dunne added 16 points. John Carroll had 13 points.
Lamb scores 26 to carry Vermont over Albany 67-49
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 26 points and 14 rebounds as Vermont topped Albany 67-49 on Saturday.
Ernie Duncan had 16 points for Vermont (19-5, 9-1 America East Conference), which won its fourth straight game. Everett Duncan added 12 points. Robin Duncan had seven rebounds for the home team.
Antonio Rizzuto had 15 points for the Great Danes (8-16, 3-6). Adam Lulka added 10 points. Brent Hank had seven rebounds.
Vermont beats Maine for 16 straight time, wins 86-63
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Ernie Duncan scored 26 points, Anthony Lamb added 24 and Vermont routed Maine 86-63 on Wednesday night.
The Catamounts (18-5, 8-1 America East Conference) have beaten Maine (5-19, 3-6) in 16 consecutive games, their longest active winning streak against a conference opponent. The last Black Bears win over Vermont was a 71-68 victory at home on Jan. 22, 2013.
Duncan brothers lead Vermont past Stony Brook, 73-52
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — The three Duncan brothers started for the second straight game, combining for 47 points as Vermont cruised to a 73-52 win over Stony Brook in a first-place, America East Conference showdown on Saturday night.
Stony Brook came into the contest as the lone remaining unbeaten team in league play while the Catamounts were coming off a loss to UMBC. Vermont (16-5, 6-1) now holds a half-game lead over the Seawolves (17-4, 5-1).
Duncan scores 20 as Vermont routs Binghamton 78-50
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Ernie Duncan scored 20 points and Vermont rode a huge first half to a 78-50 victory over Binghamton on Saturday.
Vermont led 16-10 then closed the first half on a 20-4 run to lead 36-14 at the break. Oddly, there was no scoring in the final 2:27 of the period.
Vermont beats New Hampshire 73-59 for 5th straight win
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 28 points and eight rebounds to lead Vermont to a 73-59 victory over New Hampshire on Wednesday night for its fifth straight win.
The Catamounts (14-4, 4-0 America East Conference) have beaten New Hampshire (3-14, 1-3) in 10 consecutive games, and is off to their best start since the 2004-05 squad began 13-4.
Balanced attack leads Vermont over Hartford 81-62
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb had 21 points and 12 rebounds and led five Vermont players in double-figure scoring as the Catamounts cruised to an 81-62 victory over Hartford on Saturday night for its fourth straight win.
Vermont (13-4, 3-0 America East Conference) avenged last season's 69-68 loss at home to Hartford (8-9, 1-1) that snapped its nine-game win streak against the Hawks dating to Jan. 29, 2014.
Lamb, Vermont cruise to 80-51 win over Albany
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Anthony Lamb scored 16 points and Vermont used an early run to beat Albany 80-51 on Saturday night in the America East Conference opener for both teams.
Stef Smith and Ernie Duncan added 13 points apiece and Everett Duncan scored 11 for Vermont. The Catamounts (11-4) have won nine of their last 10 games.
Lamb rallies Vermont late to a 71-65 win over Harvard
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb scored a career-high 37 points and rallied Vermont late in the game for a 71-65 win over Harvard on Saturday night, extending its win streak to four games.
Vermont trailed through most of the second half but three consecutive layups by Lamb rallied the Catamounts (7-3) to a 59-57 lead with 4:11 to play. They stretched it to 66-62 on an Ernie Duncan layup with 1:06 left and held on in the final seconds for the win.
Duncan scores 28 points in Vermont’s 70-64 win over Towson
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Ernie Duncan scored 28 points and Isaiah Moll 20 to lead Vermont to a 70-64 victory over Towson on Friday night.
Duncan was 6 of 9 from the arc and made all eight of his free throws while Moll had three 3-pointers and a game-high seven rebounds. Anthony Lamb added 12 points for the Catamounts (5-3).
Brian Fobbs scored 25 points and Tobias Howard had 12 for the Tigers (3-4), who had a streak of seven straight victories over America East opponents snapped.
Sestina scores 20 points, Bucknell beats Vermont 69-61
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Nate Sestina scored a career-high 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Kimbal Mackenzie added 13 points, including a go-ahead jumper, and Bucknell rallied from 13 down to beat Vermont 69-61 on Sunday.
Lamb scores career-high 34, Vermont tops Yale 79-70
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb poured in a career-high 34 points on 13-for-24 shooting with six 3-pointers and seven rebounds and Vermont defeated Yale 79-70 Wednesday night.
Ernie Duncan went 4-for-6 from behind the arc for 15 points. He hit back-to back 3-pointers then added a third early in the second half in a cascade of 3s as Vermont (3-2) broke open a 44-41 game with a 17-2 run. Lamb and Stef Smith also scored from deep as the Catamounts made five consecutive 3-pointers.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Drew Urquhart scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds and top-seeded Vermont beat fifth-seeded Stony Brook 70-51 in Tuesday night's America East Conference Tournament semifinal to advance to its third straight conference final.
Payton Henson scored 13 points with three 3s and Cam Ward added 12 for the Catamounts (27-6), who advance to Saturday's championship game against No. 2 seed UMBC, which beat third-seeded Hartford 75-60 on Tuesday night.
Vermont seniors set program record with 97th career victory
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Trae Bell-Haynes scored 16 points, Ernie Duncan and Drew Urquhart each added 14 points and Vermont beat Maine 74-62 on Tuesday night for its 10th straight road victory.
Vermont's class of 2018 became the winningest seniors in program history with 97 career victories, passing the 2012 squad.
Vermont wraps up 2nd straight America East crown
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Drew Urquhart scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Ernie Duncan also had 18 points to lead Vermont to a 75-54 victory over Binghamton on Wednesday night and its second straight America East regular-season championship.
Vermont stays unbeaten in America East, beats Albany 72-67
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Trae Bell-Haynes and Drew Urquhart combined to score 39 points and Vermont used timely free throw shooting in the final two minutes to pull out a 72-67 victory over Albany Thursday night and remain unbeaten atop the America East Conference.
Grieg Stire's two free throws with 2:38 left gave Albany a 67-66 lead, but the Great Danes did not score again and Vermont pulled out its 20th win of the season.
Vermont wins 8th straight game, beats New Hampshire 67-56
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Trae Bell-Haynes scored 20 points and Vermont extended its string of consecutive America East Conference victories to 26 with a 67-56 win over New Hampshire on Thursday night.
The Catamounts now have won eight straight after winning the 150th meeting between the twin state rivals.
Vermont pulls away for 83-62 win over Maine
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Drew Urquhart scored a career-high 21 points on 8-for-12 shooting to lead Vermont to its seventh-straight victory with an 83-62 win over Maine on Monday night.
Trae Bell-Haynes added 18 points, Payton Henson had 16 points and Cam Ward scored 10 for Vermont, which had 16 assists on 27 baskets while shooting 53 percent. Ernie Duncan had six assists and Bell-Haynes had five.
Bell-Haynes leads Vermont past Stony Brook 73-62
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Trae Bell-Haynes scored 20 points and Payton Henson and Ernie Duncan each scored 12 and Vermont beat Stony Brook 73-62 on Saturday.
Vermont (13-5, 3-0 American East) shot 56 percent from the field (23 of 41), and Bell-Haynes missed the most shot attempts (6 for 10) among the nine Catamounts who shot at least once. However, Vermont missed 15 free throws (17 for 32) and was outrebounded 33-27.
Bell-Haynes perfect 10, Vermont tops Dartmouth 91-79
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Trae Bell-Haynes scored a season-high 27 points on perfect 10 of 10 shooting and Payton Henson added 20 as Vermont raced away for a 91-79 non-conference victory over Dartmouth on Wednesday night.
Cam Ward added 14 points for the Catamounts (12-5), who have won 10 straight against neighboring-state rival Dartmouth (4-9), though Big Green still leads the all-time series 57-46. The win matches Vermont's program record 10 nonconference wins in a season.
Vermont beats UMBC 71-56 behind Henson
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Payton Henson scored 14 points with a career-high 13 rebounds and Vermont beat UMBC 71-56 in its America East Conference home opener on Saturday night for its fourth straight win and 22nd straight win against the Retrievers.
Trae Bell-Haynes scored 13 and Ernie Duncan had 12 for the Catamounts (11-5, 2-0), who outrebounded UMBC 44-26 and shot 46 percent from the floor.
Vermont takes down Quinnipiac 80-73 behind Lamb’s 20 points
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Anthony Lamb scored 20 points and Trae Bell-Haynes scored 16 and Vermont never trailed in an 80-73 win against Quinnipiac on Thursday night.
After Jacob Rigoni's back-to-back 3s tied it at 13, the Catamounts posted a 10-0 run and on their way to a 39-26 halftime lead. Ernie Duncan's jumper with three minutes left put Vermont up 71-59 before Quinnipiac closed the deficit to five points with 75 seconds to go.
Catamounts have 4 in double figures, romp past NAIA foe
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Samuel Dingba led the way with 13 points as a dozen Catamounts scored in Vermont's 90-54 win over NAIA Maine-Fort Kent Wednesday night.
Dingba was five of eight from the floor with six rebounds and two blocked shots.