High Point vs VMI

VMI 88, High Point 77

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LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) - Keith Gabriel scored 29 points and Stan Okoye added 25 to lead Virginia Military Institute to an 88-77 win over High Point on Thursday night.

The win for the Keydets was their 13th straight at home, which tied the second-best home winning streak in program history.

D.J. Covington added 13 points for the Keydets (10-9, 5-4 Big South Conference), who have won three games in a row and seven straight in the series.

The game was tied four times and there were four lead changes. VMI didn't put the game away until it used a 13-3 run for a 74-62 lead with 6:35 remaining. The lead never dipped below double digits the rest of the way and the Keydets had their biggest lead at 84-69 with 2 minutes to go.

Shay Shine scored 23 points, Nick Barbour added 15 and Corey Law had 11 for the Panthers (7-12, 3-6).

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High Point (7-12)403777
VMI (10-9) «424688

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High Point Panthers
B. Mikulic, F202-80-04026
N. Barbour, G374-124-442415
S. Shine, G325-812-1363423
J. Cheek, G291-63-51326
J. Simms, G233-50-04237
X. Martin181-40-30022
D. Wallace171-41-24003
C. Law125-61-330311
T. Elliott91-20-00022
Q. Drye10-00-00000
T. Duncan10-00-01000
L. Harris11-10-00002
Totals 24-5621-3030102277
 42.9%70% 
VMI Keydets
S. Okoye, F3511-163-591425
R. Burks, F323-62-23418
D. Covington, C174-65-641413
K. Gabriel, G359-178-935329
R. Glasgow, G200-40-03010
M. Sparks282-82-23338
Q. Upshur121-40-04102
N. Gore100-00-01030
J. Weethee61-20-01033
J. Watson50-00-01000
Totals 31-6320-2437152288
 49.2%83.3% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329
 
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Wake 73 Final
DUKE 91
Virginia 70 Final
GT 38
Illinois 52 Final
PSU 54
NC 82 Final
VT 68
PEP 47 Final
STMA 61