POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Chavaughn Lewis tallied career-highs of 30 points and 16 rebounds to help Marist blow out the Virginia Military Institute 112-74 Saturday night.
Devin Price scored 20 points and Isaiah Morton added 11 points and 13 assists to help Marist (8-20) snap a two-game skid and post a season high in points.Marist dominated inside, outscoring VMI 44-30 in the paint, while controlling the boards 47-33.On top 16-11 with 15:46 remaining in the first half, Marist pulled away with a 34-7 run. Morton capped the run with a layup to put Marist ahead 50-18 with 3:48 left in the half.The Red Foxes shot 65.6 percent (21 of 32) in the first half, compared to VMI's 37.5 percent (15 of 40).Marist outscored the VMI 56-37 in the second half and led by as many as 40 points.D.J. Covington led the Keydets (11-16) with 18 points.
Marist scored 112 points against VMI on Saturday. The 112 points are the Red Foxes' most points in a game since scoring 115 against Long Island on Feb. 12, 1994.
Chavaughn Lewis of Marist had 30 points, 16 rebounds, six assists and five steals in the Red Foxes' win over VMI. He is the first Division player to reach all those thresholds in a game since the 1996-97 season.