NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Kent Bazemore scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help Old Dominion beat Virginia Military Institute 81-73 on Thursday night, snapping a three-game losing streak.
The Monarchs (6-6) outrebounded the Keydets 51-27.
VMI (5-7) and Old Dominion each scored 30 points in the paint but Old Dominion converted 20 second-chance points, compared to just eight for the Keydets.
Keith Gabriel led the way for VMI, scoring 34 points on 12-of-22 shooting. Gabriel knocked down four 3-pointers but no other VMI player scored in double figures.
Old Dominion leads the series 20-4, winning the last 11 meetings between the two teams. VMI last won in 1977.
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