Coastal Carolina vs VMI

Coastal Carolina 81, VMI 64

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LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) - Anthony Raffa scored 26 points to lead Coastal Carolina to an 81-64 win over Virginia Military Institute Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams.

The Chanticleers (19-10, 12-6 Big South Conference), who snapped a two-game losing streak, shot 52.6 percent (30 of 52) from the field. Raffa hit four of Coastal Carolina's six 3-pointers.

VMI made only 27.8 percent (20 of 72) of its shots, but played well defensively. The Keydets (14-15, 8-10) had eight steals and scored 18 points off 17 Coastal Carolina turnovers.

There were eight lead changes and seven ties in the first half before the Chanticleers broke open the game.

Coastal Carolina led 58-53 with 9:33 to play and went on a 9-2 run to grab a 67-55 lead with 7:15 remaining. The Chanticleers kept the lead in double digits the rest of the way.

Stan Okoye had 22 points and 11 rebounds for VMI.

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Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
C. Gradnigo, F256-122-491416
S. McLaurin, F171-40-02142
J. Pack, C255-92-270212
A. Raffa, G348-156-863226
K. Greenwood, G334-64-456112
W. Gillis191-20-05132
D. Nieman151-30-01112
B. Addey111-30-04002
J. Griffin102-20-00014
D. Moore60-00-01010
C. Ashford51-11-11003
Totals 30-5715-1946131981
 52.6%78.9% 
VMI Keydets
R. Burks, F351-86-65338
S. Okoye, F358-196-7111322
W. Whiting, C71-50-03002
K. Gabriel, G322-163-42128
M. Sparks, G262-80-05016
Q. Upshur262-60-03156
N. Gore111-21-31013
J. Weethee111-50-01113
D. Covington102-22-21006
J. Watson40-00-01010
R. Glasgow30-10-01000
Totals 20-7218-223571764
 27.8%81.8% 
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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

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
 
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