On Saturday, Virginia Military Institute travels to McCann Field House to take on Marist. The game starts at 7 p.m. EST.
The Keydets fell 92-69 to Charleston Southern on Feb. 21. D.J. Covington finished with 16 points and 5 rebounds in the loss. He is averaging 14.6 points per game and leads the team in blocks with 3 per game. For the Red Foxes, Isaiah Morton finished with 9 points and 7 rebounds in the 67-63 loss to Rider on Feb. 17. He is averaging 7.6 points per game in addition to a team-best 3.5 assists per game.
StatSmack! Virginia Military Institute is better than Marist
Virginia Military Institute has a better record at home than Marist this season (7-5 vs. 4-7).
Virginia Military Institute has a significantly better overall winning percentage over the last five years (53.0 percent to 24.5 percent).
More violent crime happens in Poughkeepsie so be careful if you visit (when compared to Lexington -- according to the FBI).
Stan Okoye is ranked 12th nationally in points and 37th nationally in rebounds.