Virginia Military 70
(10-10, 3-8 away)
(10-12, 8-4 home)
Venue: Dedmon Center
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, January 30, 2013
||S Okoye 23
||S Okoye 15
||R Glasgow 3
||R Price 26
||J Green 10
||J Green 5
On Wednesday, January 30th, Virginia Military Institute took on Radford and got a slim victory over the Highlanders 70-69 in conference action. Stan Okoye picked up a double-double in the win with a team-high 23 points and 15 rebounds. D.J. Covington also had a good outing, scoring six points and adding 13 rebounds. For the Highlanders, Javonte Green finished with nine points and 10 rebounds. Virginia Military Institute (10-10, 5-3 Big South) heads to Longwood (3-19, 0-8 Big South) on Wednesday, February 6th.
Virginia Military Institute Game Notes
- Virginia Military Institute started 10-10 during the 2011 and 2007 seasons (since 1996).
- The Keydets have won 2 close games this season (a win by 5 or fewer points). Since 2007, Virginia Military Institute has won 23 close games.
- The Keydets have won 100% of the time this season (4-0) after recording 53 or more rebounds.
- VMI has won 86% of the time this season (6-1) when opponents record 11 or fewer assists.
- This season Virginia Military Institute has won 80% of the time (4-1) when Rodney Glasgow has 15 points or more and 100% of the time (4-0) when D.J. Covington plays 37 minutes or more.
- VMI set a season low for assists.
- The Keydets have turned the ball over more than their opponents in the past 4 games.
- Virginia Military Institute has recorded fewer steals than their opponents for the past 4 games.
- Stan Okoye recorded a team season high in field goals attempted with 23.
- Stan Okoye accounted for 32.8% of the team's points.
- The top two rebounders (Stan Okoye and D.J. Covington) accounted for 52.8% of the rebounds.
- Stan Okoye has led the team in scoring 14 times and in rebounding 12 times in 20 games this season.
- D.J. Covington recorded the 7th double-digit rebound game of his career.
- D.J. Covington had career highs with 13 rebounds and 9 defensive rebounds.
- This marks the 42nd 20-point game of Stan Okoye's career.
- Stan Okoye has 10 straight double-digit point games.
- Stan Okoye recorded a double-double. It was his 7th this season and 30th of his career.
- Tim Marshall has 3 straight double-digit point games.
Radford Game Notes
- The Highlanders have lost 3 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, Radford has lost 25 close games.
- R.J. Price accounted for 37.6% of the team's points.
- The top two rebounders (Javonte Green and Kyle Noreen) accounted for 40.4% of the rebounds.
- R.J. Price has led the team in scoring 9 times in 22 games this season.
- Javonte Green has led the team in rebounding 15 times in 22 games this season.
- This marks the 5th 20-point game of R.J. Price's career.
- R.J. Price has 9 straight double-digit point games.
- R.J. Price set career highs with 9 field goals made and 6 three-pointers.
- Javonte Green recorded the 13th double-digit rebound game of his career.
- Javonte Green set a career high with 5 assists.