RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The VCU Rams used a 22-5 run to open the second half to break a 39-39 halftime tie, beating the Richmond Spiders, 87-68, at the Siegel Center.
Bones Hyland scored 15 for VCU and Marcus Santos-Silva and De’Riante Jenkins added 14 each.
Grant Golden had 24 points in the loss for Richmond.
VCU improves to 16-5 overall and 6-2 in conference play, while Richmond drops to 15-6 and 5-3, respectively.
The two teams meet again on Feb. 15.