Scores

Final

VMI 77

(15-10, 8-4 Big South)

Liberty 70

(9-18, 3-9 Big South)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:00 PM ET, February 15, 2014

    Vines Center, Lynchburg, Virginia

    1 2 T
    VMI 33 4477
    LIB 26 4470

    Top Performers

    VMI: R. Glasgow 25 Pts, 1 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Stl

    Liberty: A. Burrus 23 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast

    Peterson sparks VMI over Liberty 77-70

    Associated Press

    LYNCHBURG, Va. -- QJ Peterson had 18 points with 12 rebounds and made a key layup to lift Virginia Military Institute to a 77-70 victory over Liberty on Saturday night.

    D.J. Covington scored for VMI, tying the game at 68 with 1:59 to play. John-Caleb Sanders missed a layup on Liberty's ensuing possession before Peterson made a layup with 56 seconds left, giving VMI a 70-68 lead. The Keydets then made seven of eight free throws to seal it.

    Rodney Glasgow scored 25 points on 8-of-16 shooting to lead VMI (15-10, 8-4 Big South), which has won five of its last six games. Covington finished with 12 points and 12 rebounds for his 13th double-double of the season.

    Antwan Burrus was 11 of 19 from the field, scoring 23 points to lead Liberty (9-18, 3-9). Sanders had 11 points and Davon Marshall added 10 for the Flames.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VMI
    LIB
    Points 77 70
    FG Made-Attempted 26-67 (.388) 31-66 (.470)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-29 (.345) 2-8 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-17 (.882) 6-17 (.353)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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