Virginia Military vs. Longwood: Recap and Stats

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Virginia Military vs. Longwood: Recap and Stats
Virginia Military 93
(11-10, 4-8 away)
Longwood 60
(3-21, 3-9 home)
Venue: Willett Hall
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 06, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Virginia Military 40 53 93
Longwood 26 34 60
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Virginia Military S Okoye 27 D Covington 8 R Glasgow 11
Longwood T Carey 13 M Kessens 9 L Woodhouse 6

Virginia Military Institute outshot Longwood 58%-36% and trounced the Lancers 93-60 in Big South action on Wednesday, February 6th. D.J. Covington played brilliantly for the Keydets and got 25 points plus eight rebounds. Stan Okoye had a game-high 27 points and added seven rebounds. Michael Kessens finished with 11 points and nine rebounds for the Lancers. Virginia Military Institute (11-10, 6-3 Big South) hosts North Carolina-Asheville (14-10, 8-2 Big South) on Friday, February 8th.

Virginia Military Institute Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 5:32 left to go.
  • The last time VMI started the season 11-10 was 2011.
  • This was the 4th blowout win this season (a win by 20 or more points). Over the past 5 seasons, VMI has been on the winning end of 26 blowout games.
  • The Keydets have won every game this season (4-0) after recording 93 or more total points.
  • VMI has won every game this season (4-0) when opponents record 60 or fewer total points.
  • VMI has won every game this season (4-0) after holding an opponent to under 36.2% field goal percentage.
  • This season Virginia Military Institute has won 83% of the time (5-1) when D.J. Covington plays 33 minutes or more.
  • The Keydets set a season high for field goal percentage (0.576).
  • The last time VMI had a field goal percentage of 57.6% or higher was Dec 10, 2011 against Milligan.
  • Rodney Glasgow recorded a team season high in assists with 11.
  • The top two scorers (Stan Okoye and D.J. Covington) accounted for 55.9% of the points.
  • Stan Okoye has led the team in scoring in 15 out of 21 games this season.
  • D.J. Covington has led the team in rebounding in 9 out of 21 games this season.
  • This marks the 6th 20-point game of D.J. Covington's career.
  • D.J. Covington had a career high with 11 field goals made.
  • This marks the 43rd 20-point game of Stan Okoye's career.
  • Stan Okoye has 11 straight double-digit point games.
  • This game was the 3rd double-digit assist game of Rodney Glasgow's career.
  • Rodney Glasgow had a career high with 11 assists.

Longwood Game Notes

  • This was the 9th blowout loss this season (a loss by 20 or more points). Over the past 5 seasons, Longwood has been on the losing end of 43 blowout games.
  • This loss extended the Lancers losing streak to 14 games.
  • The top two scorers (Tristan Carey and David Robinson) accounted for 41.6% of the points.
  • Michael Kessens accounted for 32.1% of the team's rebounds.
  • Tristan Carey has led the team in scoring 5 times in 24 games this season.
  • Michael Kessens has led the team in rebounding 17 times in 24 games this season.
  • Michael Kessens has 4 straight double-digit point games.
  • Tristan Carey has 9 straight double-digit point games.
VMI PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+D.J. Covington332580151
A+Stan Okoye302773103
ARodney Glasgow295111102
B+Phillip Anglade25671100
BBrian Brown231510001
BJarid Watson5630002
B-Nick Gore15042000
C+Tim Marshall16611102
D+Joe Carr15011202
-C. Burton3010000
-Drew Absher3011000
-G. Stephenson3320000
LONG PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BMichael Kessens311190112
BTristan Carey301331301
B-David Robinson231203102
CLucas Woodhouse34526104
CJeylani Dublin23651003
CMark Parker10301000
D+Karl Ziegler26610002
DJeff Havenstein14220002
-Anthony Taylor3200000
-S. Shockley3011000
-Kirk Staine3010000

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