Scores

Final

Duquesne 65

(8-8, 1-3 A 10)

VCU 80

(14-4, 2-1 A 10)

    Coverage: CBSSN

    4:00 PM ET, January 18, 2014

    Stuart C. Siegel Center, Richmond, Virginia

    1 2 T
    DUQ 31 3465
    VCU 27 5380

    Top Performers

    Duquesne: D. McKoy 6 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Virginia Commonwealth: B. Weber 12 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    VCU rallies to beat Duquesne 80-65

    Associated Press

    RICHMOND, Va. -- Briante Weber and Melvin Johnson each scored 12 points, all but five coming in the second half, as Virginia Commonwealth rallied to beat Duquesne 80-65 on Saturday.

    Rob Brandenberg scored 11, and Treveon Graham had 10 for VCU (14-4, 2-1 Atlantic 10). Juvonte Reddic scored nine and grabbed 10 rebounds.

    The lead changed hands seven times until L.G. Gill hit a 3-pointer to give Duquesne (8-8, 1-3) a 27-26 lead and the Dukes led 31-27 at halftime. Duquesne shot 38.2 percent from the field in the half to 33.3 percent for VCU.

    Reddic put the Rams back in front 36-35 with a layup in the second half and VCU pulled ahead on a 10-1 run. Johnson's back-to-back treys sparked a 13-2 run, and the Rams led 71-52 with 3:13 to play and stayed ahead.

    Derrick Colter led Duquesne with 13 and Jeremiah Jones and Tra'Vaughn White scored 10 apiece.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DUQ
    VCU
    Points 65 80
    FG Made-Attempted 20-57 (.351) 30-68 (.441)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-18 (.167) 12-30 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-29 (.759) 8-18 (.444)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 25 (0/0)

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