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Gilkeson, Patel lead VMI over The Citadel 81-78

LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) Garrett Gilkeson and Sarju Patel scored 19 points apiece as VMI narrowly defeated The Citadel 81-78 on Saturday.

Bubba Parham added 15 points and nine assists for the Keydets.

Greg Parham had 12 points for VMI (10-20, 4-14 Southern Conference). He made two 3-pointers in the final 1:01 to cap VMI's rally from a 12-point halftime deficit.

Zane Najdawi had 25 points and seven rebounds for the Bulldogs (12-17, 4-14). Lew Stallworth added 21 points and 10 rebounds. He also had seven turnovers but only five assists. Matt Frierson had 13 points.

The Keydets evened the season series against the Bulldogs with the win. The Citadel defeated VMI 84-82 on Jan. 26.

The Keydets and the Bulldogs, tied for last place, next take the floor in the Southern Conference Tournament.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo The Citadel 12-17 463278
home team logo VMI 10-20 344781
Team Stats
away team logo The Citadel 12-17 85.1 PPG 39.9 RPG 15.4 APG
home team logo VMI 10-20 76.0 PPG 38.1 RPG 13.8 APG
Key Players
13
L. Stallworth 20.2 PPG 5.3 RPG 6.2 APG 52.7 FG%
3
B. Parham 21.4 PPG 3.4 RPG 3.5 APG 42.5 FG%
Top Scorers
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PTS REB AST
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0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB