NCAAB Game Recap - Western Carolina at Virginia Military
Wed Jan 8, 2020 7:00 PM EST

Duke
73
GaTec
64
F
Kansas
79
IaSt
53
F
Vand
79
Aub
83
F
SDSU
72
Wyo
52
F
FlaSt
78
Wake
68
F
Hamp
73
USC-Up
83
F
Campbl
64
UNCA
62
F
StJon
66
GTown
87
F
Tuls
44
Cin
75
F
Pitt
73
UNC
65
F
ND
68
NCSU
73
F
Brad
72
Evans
52
F
MisSt
69
Alab
90
F
Hartfo
80
UMassL
68
F
UMBC
75
Bingha
79
F
Winth
79
HiPt
57
F
Radf
67
GWebb
64
F
WCU
97
VMI
85
F
Stony
81
Vermt
77
F
Furm
73
Chat
66
F
Duques
78
StJos
60
F
David
58
URI
69
F
Maine
51
UNH
57
F
ETSU
64
UNCG
57
F
LaSal
69
UMass
77
F
HolyC
64
Lafy
82
F
NW
62
Ind
66
F
StBon
61
GMas
49
F
Maris
70
Fairf
58
F
LoyMD
70
Colg
92
F
Navy
60
Buck
56
F
Leh
67
Boston
84
F
Amer
68
Army
60
F
TXAMC
73
SFA
72
F
Woff
67
Samf
62
F
SeLA
62
SamH
67
F
Longw
74
ChaSo
56
F
UCF
74
SMU
81
F
NWSt
72
InWor
66
F
NebOm
66
N DA
62
F
IPFW
77
W IL
69
F
GrgWas
58
StLou
63
F
CenAR
78
NOrl
86
F
Nich
61
Lamar
52
F
McNee
88
AbCh
84
F
Seton
83
Xav
71
F
Tul
61
UConn
67
F
SDSt
80
Denv
68
F
UNLV
66
Bois
73
F
Ill
71
Wisc
70
F
Okla
72
Tex
62
F
Ark
77
LSU
79
F
UCSB
63
CAPoly
45
F
CBap
83
CSBak
75
F
Nev
68
SJSU
70
F
LongB
77
CSNor
95
F

Jan 8, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Western Carolina (11-3)

38

59

97

Virginia Military (5-12)

33

52

85

Western Carolina tops VMI 97-85
Wed Jan 8, 2020 9:46 PM

LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) Carlos Dotson, Matt Halvorsen and Mason Faulkner scored 20 points apiece as Western Carolina beat VMI 97-85 on Wednesday night.

Faulkner also had 10 rebounds and nine assists, and Dotson grabbed 13 rebounds. Halvorsen made four of WCU's 11 3-pointers and Faulkner added three.

Tyler Harris had 13 points for WCU (11-3, 3-0 Southern Conference), which won its fourth straight game. WCU totaled 59 second-half points, a season high for the team.

Garrett Gilkeson had 18 points, eight rebounds and six assists for the Keydets (5-12, 0-4), who have now lost five games in a row. Jake Stephens and Myles Lewis each had 13 points.

Western Carolina plays Mercer at home on Saturday. VMI matches up against East Tennessee State on the road on Saturday.

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Leaders

Western Carolina PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
M. Faulkner 20 0 9 10 1 0
M. Halvorsen 20 0 2 4 2 0
Virginia Military PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
S. Conway 0 0 0 1 0 0
L. Tang 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team Comparison

WCU VMI
Points For 97 85
Field Goals 32/64-50% 30/76-39%
Three Pointers 11/28-39% 8/24-33%
Free Throws 22/30-73% 17/21-81%
Offensive Rebounds 13 16
Defensive Rebounds 34 23
Rebounds 51 44
Blocks 1 1
Steals 4 4
Turnovers 14 8
Personal Fouls 22 22
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - WCU Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Wed Jan 8 WCU 97 @ VMI 85 K. Gibson 2 T. Creammer 9

Game Information

Stadium: Cameron Hall, Lexington, Virginia
Attendance: 645
Game Time: