Keydets' ability to get to the free throw line -- and make their NBA 2K18 MT shots once they got there -- that made the difference in the game. VMI made 30 of 34 attempts from the charity stripe and forced Chris Manhertz, Canisius' senior forward, to foul out in the process.6'9 center D.J. Covington was a dominant presence on the interior. Covington led the Keydets in scoring with 37 points, making 12 of his 17 field goal attempts and 13 of his 14 tries from the free throw line.


The senior also added six rebounds, five blocks and a steal.Wright State 73, East Carolina 59The East Carolina Pirates are one of the worst defensive teams in the country, and the Wright State Raiders, a bad offensive team in its own right, took full advantage. The Raiders shot 61.4 percent from the field, including 60 percent from behind the arc. East Carolina, meanwhile, shot just 40 percent from the field, making just four of its 23 attempts from three-point range.AJ Pacher led Wright State with 20 points on eight of nine shooting, three rebounds and a steal. 


Eastern Michigan 58, Norfolk State 54The ability of the Eastern Michigan Eagles' defense to force the Norfolk State Spartans into bad shots and turnovers (17) allowed the Eagles to overcome a pedestrian shooting performance (41 percent) and a significant rebounding disadvantage (39 to 21) in their round one win over the Spartans. Junior guard Mike Talley scored 14 points for EMU and logged three assists, two steals and a defensive rebound.East Tennessee


State 79, Chattanooga 66The story of this game is simple: the East Tennessee State Buccaneers shot the ball well, the Chattanooga Mocs didn't. The Mocs made just 31 percent of nba mt coins their field goal attempts and 12 of their 21 attempts from the free throw line. The Buccaneers shot well (45.8 percent) and turned the ball over just nine times, allowing them to