Rhode Island vs Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech 69, Rhode Island 50

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BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Erick Green tied a career high with 25 points to lift Virginia Tech past Rhode Island 69-50 on Monday night.

Green scored 17 of his 25 in the first half, as the Hokies (2-0) jumped out to a 13-0 lead and never trailed. Rhode Island missed its first seven shots from the floor and didn't score in the first 5:08 of the game.

The Rams (0-2) cut the lead to 28-24 on a basket by Xavier Munford with 1:59 left in the first half. But the Hokies scored the last eight points of the half - six of those coming on two Green 3-pointers - to take a 36-24 lead at halftime. Rhode Island got no closer than 11 the rest of the game.

Green hit 8 of 15 from the floor, including four 3-pointers.

Munford led the Rams with 24 points.

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Scoreboard
Rhode Island (0-2)242650
Virginia Tech (2-0) «363369

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Rhode Island Rams
N. Malesevic, F381-74-44216
R. Brooks, F141-10-03002
X. Munford, G3811-221-560424
M. Powell, G361-121-22223
A. Malone, G262-63-32047
M. Aaman230-40-07030
J. Hare112-30-20014
A. Bigby102-30-05034
T. Buchanan40-10-01000
Totals 20-599-163741850
 33.9%56.3% 
Virginia Tech Hokies
J. Eddie, F354-110-08319
C. Raines, F284-42-3122110
C. Barksdale, F121-30-01102
E. Green, G348-155-834125
R. Brown, G325-121-244412
M. Wood282-70-03034
J. Van Zegeren121-20-26022
W. Johnston111-10-01033
M. Patrick60-22-20002
C. Beyer10-00-01000
J. Racer10-00-00000
Totals 26-5710-1742141569
 45.6%58.8% 
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Carolina14-433-75
Florida St.12-626-914
Louisville12-625-97
Notre Dame12-626-1023
Duke11-728-96
Virginia11-723-1118
Va. Tech10-822-1148
Miami (Fla.)10-821-1242
Syracuse10-819-1584
Wake Forest9-919-1439
Georgia Tech8-1021-16106
Clemson6-1217-1668
Pittsburgh4-1416-1774
NC State4-1415-17141
Boston College2-169-23219
 
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