Liberty vs Richmond

Richmond 84, Liberty 42

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Darien Brothers scored 19 points and Cedrick Lindsay chipped in 12 to lead Richmond to an 84-42 victory against Liberty in the season opener for both teams on Friday night.

Both guards played less than 20 minutes in the blowout, which saw Richmond score the first 12 points of the game. The Flames trailed 41-21 at the half.

Brothers shot 7 for 10 from the field, including 4 of 5 on 3-point baskets. Brothers has made 131 career 3-pointers and needs 23 to crack the Spiders' top 10.

Forward Derrick Williams grabbed 11 rebounds to go with his 8 points for Richmond, which shot 29 of 59 from the field.

Big South member Liberty, which is coming off a 14-18 season, was led by Davon Marshall with 12 points.

The victory was the Spiders' 13th season-opening win in a row.

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Liberty Flames
S. Ogukwe, F160-10-05030
D. Marshall, G283-104-551112
J. Sanders, G270-65-53225
J. Jourdan, G253-71-44147
T. Speaks, G241-80-01012
C. Donley212-52-21017
J. Coronado203-60-04126
A. Smith190-30-22010
K. Assinesi80-10-01110
C. Roberts81-30-00013
L. Taylor40-00-00000
Totals 13-5012-183061742
 26%66.7% 
Richmond Spiders
D. Williams, F223-62-311018
G. Robbins, F182-61-21015
A. Nelson-Ododa, F131-41-24023
D. Brothers, G247-101-201119
C. Lindsay, G173-55-542112
K. Anthony235-90-024111
T. Davis191-32-46434
W. Sparrow183-51-21029
T. Allen131-43-46115
D. Taylor120-20-14110
L. Piotrowski91-20-06022
J. Benjamin51-10-00003
L. Moyer40-10-00000
Z. Chu31-10-00023
Totals 29-5916-2548131884
 49.2%64% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Ash.14-222-769
Winthrop13-321-678
Liberty13-318-11163
Gardner-Webb9-716-13215
High Point8-814-14225
Radford7-912-16216
Campbell6-1013-15278
Char. So.6-1010-17310
Longwood3-136-21338
Presbyterian1-155-22346

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
VCU12-222-525
Dayton12-221-527
Rhode Island9-517-952
Richmond9-515-1199
George Mason8-618-9116
St. Bona.8-616-1094
La Salle8-614-1198
Davidson7-714-11107
Geo. Wash.6-814-13132
Fordham6-812-15193
Saint Louis4-109-18249
UMass3-1113-14182
Saint Josephs3-1110-16164
Duquesne3-1110-17230
 
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LEHI 77 Final
BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
DUKE 74
OHST 0 Canc.
MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
NULL 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final
UCLA 86