Lexington, Va. -

VMI defeated Air Force 71-63 in the championship game to win the 3rd Annual All-Military Classic. Senior D.J. Covington led the way with 20 points and 7 rebounds. Freshman, Q.J. Peterson added 19 points and had 4 steals in the win.

The Keydets trailed early but came surging back, taking a 14 point lead into the half and staying out front the rest of the way. VMI (2-0) led by as many as 21 in the second half.