Scores

Final

Gardner-Webb 77

(18-15, 10-6 Big South)

VMI 90

(19-11, 11-5 Big South)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    9:00 PM ET, March 7, 2014

    The HTC Center, Conway, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    WEBB 28 4977
    VMI 39 5190

    Top Performers

    Gardner-Webb: J. Hill 22 Pts, 16 Reb

    Vmi: D. Covington 21 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Blk

    D.J. Covington leads VMI over Gardner-Webb 90-77

    Associated Press

    CONWAY, S.C. -- D.J. Covington scored 21 points and Rodney Glasgow added 20 points and five assists as No. 2 seed Virginia Military defeated third-seeded Gardner-Webb 90-77 in a Big South quarterfinal on Friday night.

    VMI (19-11) will play top-seeded Coastal Carolina (19-12) in the semifinals on Saturday.

    QJ Peterson hit a 3-pointer to give the Keydets a 79-61 lead with 4:01 to play. Gardner-Webb answered with a 12-2 run, including three-straight 3s by Tyler Strange, to pull within 81-73. The Keydets closed on a 9-4 run to cap the scoring.

    Covington was 10 of 13 from the field and had nine rebounds and four blocks. Glasgow made 7 of 12 shots, including two 3-pointers. Peterson finished with 19 points.

    Jerome Hill scored 22 points, and grabbed 16 rebounds for the second game in a row to lead Gardner-Webb (18-15). Strange had 15 points, including four 3-pointers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WEBB
    VMI
    Points 77 90
    FG Made-Attempted 23-72 (.319) 33-65 (.508)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-20 (.200) 7-20 (.350)
    FT Made-Attempted 27-37 (.730) 17-27 (.630)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 26 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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