Bucky McMillan, who led a high school team in suburban Birmingham, Alabama, to five state titles in the past 12 seasons, has been hired to coach at Samford.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/5L 90-86
- 11/7KYWW 68-42
- 11/11L 95-63
- 11/13VAWW 102-64
- 11/16L 61-55
- 11/19W 70-57
- 11/23W 72-60
- 11/27L 86-77
- 11/30L 78-57
- 12/3AMW 97-64
- 12/7W 113-90
- 12/15L 94-73
- 12/18L 105-87
- 12/21L 99-71
- 1/1W 69-68
- 1/4W 78-75
- 1/8L 67-62
- 1/11L 105-67
- 1/15L 88-63
- 1/18L 90-75
- 1/22L 101-78
- 1/25L 70-63
- 1/29L 92-84
- 2/1L 80-56
- 2/5L 78-70
- 2/9L 95-67
- 2/12L 86-71
- 2/15W 74-62
- 2/19L 106-66
- 2/22L 80-74
- 2/26L 109-78
- 2/29W 84-78
- 3/6L 96-78
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Samford has parted ways with coach Scott Padgett, sources told ESPN. Padgett led the Bulldogs to 20 wins in 2016-17 but never better than a sixth-place finish in the Southern Conference.
Jake Stephens went 6-for-7 shooting from 3-point range and scored a career-high 24 points as ninth-seeded VMI beat eighth-seeded Samford 96-78 in the first game of the Southern Conference tourney on Friday.
Robert Allen had 23 points as Samford ended its seven-game home losing streak, defeating VMI 84-78 in a ragular-season finale on Saturday.
Mason Faulkner recorded a triple-double with 16 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds to carry Western Carolina to a 109-78 win over Samford on Wednesday night.
Tray Boyd III scored 18 points that included a key 3-pointer to help East Tennessee State hold off Samford 80-74 on Saturday for its seventh straight win.
Jeff Gary had a career-high 32 points as Mercer rolled past Samford 106-66 on Wednesday night.
Josh Sharkey scored 18 points as Samford snapped its 11-game losing streak, beating The Citadel 74-62 on Saturday.
Clay Mounce had a season-high 25 points as Furman topped Samford 86-71 on Wednesday night.
Kyrin Galloway scored 19 points and James Dickey had a double-double and UNC Greensboro overran Samford 95-67 on Sunday.
Carlos Dotson scored 20 points and pulled down 14 rebounds for his sixth consecutive double-double and Western Carolina beat Samford 78-70 on Wednesday night.
Chevez Goodwin had 16 points and 10 rebounds to carry Wofford to an 80-56 win over Samford on Saturday night, the Terriers' eighth straight home victory.
Matt Ryan had a career-high 28 points as Chattanooga got past Samford 92-84 on Wednesday night.
Isaiah Miller grabbed 10 rebounds and scored 17 points, including a dunk in the closing seconds to seal UNC Greensboro's 70-63 win over Samford on Saturday.
Jordan Lyons scored 21 points, Noah Gurley added 19 and Furman handed Samford its fifth-straight loss 101-78 on Wednesday night.
Ethan Stair scored 26 points and finished one rebound shy of a double-double as Mercer topped Samford 90-75 on Saturday.
Tray Boyd III scored 16 points off the bench to carry East Tennessee State to an 88-63 win over Samford on Wednesday night for the Buccaneers' 11th straight home victory.
Ramon Vila scored a career-high 24 points as Chattanooga beat Samford 105-67 on Saturday, with the Mocs making a season-high 17 3-pointers.
Nathan Hoover scored 22 points with four 3-pointers and Chevez Goodwin's dunk with two minutes left gave Wofford the lead for good, beating Samford 67-62 on Wednesday night.
Josh Sharkey had 25 points and 10 assists as Samford edged VMI 78-75 on Saturday.
Josh Sharkey matched his career high with 27 points as Samford narrowly beat The Citadel 69-68 on Wednesday.
Omer Yurtseven had four blocks and set career highs with 32 points and 17 rebounds and Georgetown easily beat Samford 99-71 on Saturday to win its fifth straight.
John Petty made 10 3-pointers and scored a career-high 39 points in Alabama’s 105-87 victory over Samford on Wednesday night at Legacy Arena.
The No. 14 Flyers host North Texas on Tuesday on ESPN+, while three programs that previously pulled off shocking upsets in the NCAA tournament are among the other featured games.
Eddie Stansberry had 23 points as Hawaii easily defeated Samford 94-73 on Sunday.