Scores

Final

VMI 69

(11-15, 6-8 Big South)

Charl Southern 92

(16-9, 11-3 Big South)

    7:50 PM ET, February 21, 2013

    CSU Fieldhouse, Charleston, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    VMI 40 2969
    CHSO 50 4292

    Top Performers

    Vmi: D. Covington 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    Charleston Southern: A. Harper 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Charleston Southern 92, VMI 69

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Mathiang Muo scored a season-high 23 points and Arlon Harper had 21, and Charleston Southern shot 59.3 percent from the field to rout Virginia Military Institute 92-69 Thursday night.

    Jeremy Sexton had 19 points and Sheldon Strickland 11 for the Buccaneers (16-9, 11-3 Big South), who made 35 of 59 from the field and 14 of 24 on 3-pointers with Muo hitting 7 of 8. The Bucs won their third straight.

    D.J. Covington had 16 points, Brian Brown 15 and Stan Okoye 14 for the Keydets (11-15, 6-8), who have lost five straight for the first time since the 2009-10 season.

    Leading 7-5 early, the Buccaneers went on a 12-2 run for a 19-7 advantage with 13:11 left in the first half. The Keydets closed to five, 26-21, but the Buccaneers led 50-40 at halftime.

    Charleston Southern scored the first eight points of the second half and pulled away.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VMI
    CHSO
    Points 69 92
    FG Made-Attempted 26-66 (.394) 35-59 (.593)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-35 (.314) 14-25 (.560)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-8 (.750) 8-15 (.533)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 27

    2012-13 Season

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