Maryland-Baltimore County vs VMI

VMI 84, UMBC 79

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LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) - Stan Okoye and Keith Gabriel each scored 24 points to help Virginia Military Institute pull away from Maryland-Baltimore County 84-79 on Saturday.

UMBC (0-4) tied the game 73-73 with 3:33 left to play after Quentin Jones converted a 3-point play. But Gabriel and Okoye scored eight of VMI's next 10 points as the Keydets finished the game on an 11-6 run.

Michael Sparks added 11 points and Nick Gore chipped in with 10 for VMI.

UMBC was led by Chase Plummer, Chris De La Rosa and Thomas Chandler. Plummer, who scored UMBC's first six points of the second half, finished with 16 points but fouled out with 6:13 left in the game. De La Rosa added 17 and Chandler finished with 23 in the loss.

UMBC outshot VMI (3-1) from the field (53.8-44.6) and outrebounded the Keydets 36-35, but the Retrievers committed 18 turnovers to just nine for VMI.

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Maryland-Baltimore County (0-4)403979
VMI (3-1) «394584

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Maryland-Baltimore County Retrievers
B. Neller, F292-70-02016
A. Satchell, F130-10-06230
N. Basalyga, F30-00-00000
Q. Jones, G201-22-20024
C. Plummer, G146-104-750516
C. De La Rosa335-116-9210317
J. Wasco291-10-07112
C. Thomas278-127-1041323
J. Wertz151-41-12023
J. Wejnert91-10-00002
W. Wise83-30-33036
Totals 28-5220-3236142379
 53.8%62.5% 
VMI Keydets
R. Burks, F322-40-05525
S. Okoye, F319-126-1062224
N. Gore, F154-91-222410
R. Glasgow, G312-70-05325
K. Gabriel, G298-175-732224
M. Sparks253-62-251011
J. Weethee191-83-43135
J. Watson100-00-02140
B. Brown40-20-00000
Q. Upshur40-00-00020
Totals 29-6517-2535172184
 44.6%68% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont16-029-646
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
Albany10-621-14129
UMBC9-721-13165
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
Hartford4-129-23327
Binghamton3-1312-20312
Maine3-137-25323

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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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