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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Scoreboard
Coastal Carolina (19-10) «364581
VMI (14-15)343064

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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
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

Southern
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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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