Scores

Final

VCU 80

(15-4, 3-1 A 10)

Dayton 66

(13-6, 1-3 A 10)

Coverage: CBSSN

7:00 PM ET, January 22, 2014

University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio

1 2 T
VCU 36 4480
DAY 27 3966

Top Performers

Virginia Commonwealth: B. Weber 18 Pts, 2 Reb, 5 Ast, 3 Stl

Dayton: D. Oliver 21 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

VCU breaks away early for 80-66 win over Dayton

Associated Press

DAYTON, Ohio -- Briante Weber and Juvonte Reddic scored 18 apiece as Virginia Commonwealth broke away early for an 80-66 win Wednesday night.

Treveon Graham added 14 points for the Rams (15-4, 3-1 Atlantic 10). Reddic grabbed seven rebounds, Weber had five assists and VCU had 19 assists compared to only seven turnovers.

Tied at 16, VCU went on a 16-4 run and led 36-27 at the break. Graham and Melvin Johnson both made a 3-pointer and combined to score 12 points during the stretch.

Devin Oliver had 21 points for Dayton (13-6, 1-3) and Dyshawn Pierre had 14. Coming into the game, Dayton was averaging 12 turnovers per game but equaled that number in the first half. The Flyers ended the game with 18 turnovers.

Dayton got within 44-39 with 15:29 left, but VCU pushed its lead to 60-45 over the next 7 minutes.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
VCU
DAY
Points 80 66
FG Made-Attempted 30-61 (.492) 22-47 (.468)
3P Made-Attempted 9-24 (.375) 7-14 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 11-13 (.846) 15-26 (.577)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 14 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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