Vmi 36 38 74
Army 46 34 80
Date of game: 11/11/2012

Recap: Army vs. Va Military

Charleston, SC (Sports Network) - Ella Ellis scored 19 points and blocked three shots as the Army Black Knight defeated the VMI Keydets, 80-74, in the third-place game of the All-Military Classic at McAlister Field House.

Ellis shot 6-of-11 from the floor for Army (1-1). Josh Herbeck scored 11 points and Mo Williams put up 10. Matt Gramling came off the bench and dished out a team-high four assists.

For VMI (0-2), Stan Okoye put up a game-high 29 points and grabbed nine rebounds. Nick Gore recorded 14 points and eight rebounds, while Phillip Anglade ripped down 14 rebounds.

Army got out to a 46-36 lead after one half thanks to 50 percent shooting in the opening 20 minutes. VMI was able to keep the game within striking distance by draining six three-pointers in the half.

The Keydets climbed back in the game after intermission, even bringing their deficit to just one point with under five minutes to play, but the Knight responded with a 6-0 run down the stretch to pull away.

Army held on to win despite shooting just 6-of-24 from three-point range and committing a game-high 16 turnovers.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Chip Ganassi Racing claims sixth win in Rolex 24 at Daytona

IndyCar Series drivers Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan as well as NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competitors Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson gave Chip Ganassi Racing the victory in Sunday's 53rd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

Angels, Freese avoid arbitration

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and infielder David Freese avoided arbitration, agreeing to terms on a one-year contract Wednesday.

Durant to miss second straight game

Oklahoma City Thunder star forward Kevin Durant will not play in Wednesday's game against the New York Knicks as he continues to deal with a sprained left big toe.

Crosby good to go for Penguins-Caps tilt

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will play in Wednesday's game against the Washington Capitals, the team announced on its Twitter account.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.