Big South Tournament - Charleston Southern Downs VMI 71-65 - Match Report
Arlon Harper went off for 33 points and added 9 rebounds leading Charleston Southern to a 71-65 win over VMI on Saturday at HTC Center.
Charleston Southern did not, however, defeat VMI against the spread, which closed at 7.5 at most sportsbooks.
Saah Nimley had 14 points for Charleston Southern and Paul Gombwer chipped in with 8 points. Saah Nimley had 4 assists for them, while Saah Nimley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
VMI got a 31-point performance from Rodney Glasgow, who was supported by 16 points from D.J. Covington. Stan Okoye had 3 assists in a losing cause for VMI, while Stan Okoye grabbed 14 rebounds.
Charleston Southern trailed at halftime, 30-25.
The rebound battle favored Charleston Southern as they grabbed 50 boards, while VMI only had 48.