VMI vs UNC-Asheville

UNC Asheville 94, VMI 85

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Matt Dickey scored 23 points and four teammates finished in double figures as UNC Asheville defeated Virginia Military Institute Thursday night in Big South Conference play.

The Bulldogs (9-6, 4-0) played team ball against VMI (7-7, 2-2). Dickey's backcourt mate, J.P. Primm, scored 21 points, hit all 10 of his foul shots and had seven assists. Chris Stephenson scored 17 points, Jeremy Atkinson 16 and Trent Meyer came off the Bulldogs' bench to score 10 points.

UNC Asheville shot a season-high 52.6 per cent on 3s (10 of 19), went 20 for 24 at the line and made only nine turnovers.

Stan Okoye had a 23-point, 11-rebound double-double for VMI. Keith Gabriel added 20 points, Michael Sparks 19 and Rodney Glasgow 10. But after getting within four points early in the second half, the Keydets got no closer. UNC Asheville opened up a 61-49 lead and eased on home.

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VMI Keydets
S. Okoye, F349-135-5112323
Q. Upshur, F160-30-00010
D. Covington, C100-00-01030
R. Glasgow, G263-42-205210
R. Burks, G240-73-47733
K. Gabriel297-154-471420
M. Sparks275-85-740219
J. Watson174-40-04018
N. Gore100-22-42022
J. Weethee70-20-00000
Totals 28-5821-2637152185
 48.3%80.8% 
UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
J. Atkinson, F315-106-663316
Q. Jackson, C212-90-25115
M. Dickey, G398-134-653223
J. Primm, G364-1110-1047421
C. Stephenson, G328-150-066517
T. Meyer154-40-000210
K. Hornsby131-20-02312
C. Littlejohn100-20-03110
J. Harn30-00-00000
Totals 32-6620-2432241994
 48.5%83.3% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga15-329-650
ETSU14-423-1186
Furman11-719-16167
Wofford11-715-17200
W. Carolina10-816-18166
UNC-Green.10-815-19237
Mercer8-1019-15194
Samford4-1414-19252
VMI4-149-21317
Citadel3-1510-22322

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop13-523-9130
High Point13-521-11157
UNC-Ash.12-622-12137
Coast. Car.12-621-12164
Gardner-Webb10-817-16209
Liberty10-813-19264
Radford9-916-15191
Campbell5-1312-18308
Presbyterian5-1311-20319
Longwood5-1310-23323
Char. So.5-139-21298
 
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