VMI 106, Randolph College 65
Stan Okoye scored 26 points to lead Virginia Military Institute
to a 106-65 season-opening victory over Randolph College on Friday
Rodney Glasgow and Keith Gabriel added 17 points apiece, Nick
Gore 16 and Stephen Sargent 15 for the Keydets, who have led the
nation in scoring for the past four seasons.
Okoye made 12 of 17 shots from the field for VMI, which shot
48.8 percent (42 of 86), taking 32 more shots than the Division III
WildCats (17 of 54, 31.5 percent).
After Randolph scored the first point of the game, VMI never
trailed again. The Keydets led 39-27 at the half and scored 67
points in the second half.
VMI took advantage of 27 turnovers by the WildCats, scoring 36
points off turnovers.
Pete Hamilton and Dylan Shiflett scored 12 points apiece to lead
the WildCats, for whom the game counted as an exhibition.