Northeastern vs Virginia Commonwealth

VCU 59, Northeastern 56


RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Troy Daniels scored 15 points, going 5 of 12 from 3-point range, and Virginia Commonwealth defeated Northeastern 59-56 on Saturday night.

The Rams (20-5, 11-2 Colonial Athletic Association) forced 15 turnovers, leading to 21 points. Ten of those points came during VCU's go-ahead spurt to end the first half.

The Rams trailed 23-17 with 5:34 left in the first half, and scored 14 straight over the next 4:57. Daniels made consecutive 3's to cap it, as VCU went 4 of 5 from the field during the spurt.

The Rams shot 50 percent from the field (11 of 22) in the first half, including 4 of 8 from long range.

Juvonte Reddic added 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Rams, who won their ninth straight.

The Huskies (11-12, 7-6) were led by Jonathan lee with 16 points, Quincy Ford with 14 and Joel Smith with 13.

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Northeastern Huskies
Q. Ford, F376-132-281314
R. Spencer, F271-50-02232
J. Smith, G385-90-050313
J. Lee, G355-113-472216
A. Bigby, G240-22-42242
D. Pollard142-62-23116
K. Black120-11-21121
K. Edwards111-20-00032
R. Pierson20-00-00000
M. Banegas-Flores00-00-00000
Totals 20-4910-143192156
Virginia Commonwealth Rams
J. Reddic, F283-55-5112211
D. Haley, C183-40-24116
D. Theus, G343-82-74429
B. Burgess, G292-41-31036
T. Daniels, G275-120-062115
R. Brandenberg241-72-33324
T. Graham233-72-44218
B. Weber90-30-01030
T. Okereafor50-00-01000
D. Hinton30-00-00010
Totals 20-5012-2437141659
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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J. Madison7-1110-23256
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