William & Mary vs Virginia Commonwealth

VCU 69, William &, Mary 68


RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Darius Theus scored Virginia Commonwealth's last eight points in regulation, then hit a layup with 15 seconds left in overtime to give the Rams a 69-68 win over William & Mary on Thursday night.

Sophomore Juvonte Reddic scored a career-high 28 points and also had six rebounds and six steals for VCU (14-5, 5-2 Colonial Athletic Association), which has won three straight.

The Rams won despite shooting only 34.4 percent from the field (22 of 64) and a woeful 9.1 percent from beyond the arc, making only 2 of 22 3-pointers.

Reddic scored all of VCU's points in an 11-2 opening run. The Rams led 34-26 at the break, but the Tribe (4-15, 2-5) finally knotted it at 45 and pulled ahead at 53-52. Theus took it from there for VCU, his free throw tying it at 60 to force overtime.

Marcus Thornton scored 22 to pace William & Mary.

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William & Mary Tribe
T. Rusthoven, F333-54-6121410
M. Thornton, G416-1710-1451322
Q. McDowell, G384-87-840515
B. Britt, G253-64-641311
M. Rum, G181-30-02143
K. Brown302-50-05135
J. Boatner210-00-00110
T. Schalk160-12-23142
F. Heldring30-00-01010
Totals 19-4527-363972868
Virginia Commonwealth Rams
J. Reddic, F3711-186-861028
D. Haley, C131-21-25033
D. Theus, G395-101-453212
B. Burgess, G231-71-25053
R. Brandenberg, G200-52-20242
T. Daniels302-92-33137
B. Weber302-60-08414
T. Graham270-710-1260310
T. Okereafor50-00-00010
J. Guest10-00-00010
Totals 22-6423-3339112369
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
J. Madison7-1110-23256
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