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Richmond Falls 81-74 to VCU - Recap

VCU earned a 81-74 victory over Richmond on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Justin Tillman at Siegel Center.

VCU won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the -10.0-point spread.

Samir Doughty had 16 points for VCU and JeQuan Lewis chipped in with 13 points. Samir Doughty had 6 assists for them, while Justin Tillman was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Richmond got 30 points from ShawnDre' Jones in a losing cause and another 15 points from T.J. Cline. T.J. Cline contributed 8 assists for them, while De'Monte Buckingham had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed VCU were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.

Richmond had a 27-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

VCU heads into a battle against St. Bonaventure. Richmond, meanwhile, will have their next action against George Washington.