Scores

Final

Richmond 74

(17-12, 7-7 A 10)

Dayton 78

(16-12, 6-8 A 10)

    4:00 PM ET, March 2, 2013

    University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio

    1 2 T
    RICH 27 4774
    DAY 34 4478

    Top Performers

    Richmond: C. Lindsay 22 Pts, 2 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Stl

    Dayton: D. Oliver 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Stl

    Dayton 78, Richmond 74

    Associated Press

    DAYTON, Ohio -- Kevin Dillard scored 21 points and Devin Oliver recorded his second straight double-double to lead Dayton to a 78-74 win over Richmond on Saturday.

    Oliver finished with 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Flyers (16-12, 6-8 Atlantic 10 Conference), who have won two in a row.

    Dayton led the majority of the first half and never trailed after halftime, but had a tough time holding off the Spiders. The Flyers had a seven-point advantage midway through the second half, then had their lead trimmed to 60-59 when Richmond's Cedrick Lindsay made a free throw with 6:11 left.

    But the Spiders (17-12, 7-7) were unable to tie or pull ahead. Dayton's Josh Benson and Dyshawn Pierre each followed with a free throw, then Dillard converted a three-point play to push the Flyers lead to six and hold on.

    Lindsay had 22 points and seven assists for Richmond.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RICH
    DAY
    Points 74 78
    FG Made-Attempted 26-47 (.553) 27-49 (.551)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-18 (.500) 4-10 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-19 (.684) 20-24 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 7

    2012-13 Season

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