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Evans scores 19, VCU beats Iona 88-59

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Marcus Evans scored 19 points with three 3-pointers and six rebounds and VCU scored 27 points off of 23 forced turnovers in beating Iona 88-59 on Saturday night.

Marcus Santos-Silva scored 12 points with nine boards for the Rams (6-2), who hit 11 of 30 from distance (37 percent) and held the Gaels to 37 percent shooting. Mike'L Simms and Corey Douglas added 11 points apiece, with Simms hitting three 3s.

Issac Vann's dunk off a turnover put VCU up by 26 points, and the Rams twice led by 34, the last on Douglas' one-handed slam with 2:49 left.

Douglas' opening 3 sparked a 12-0 run and VCU led 18-8 on Simms' 3 after the Rams forced eight Iona turnovers. Malik Crowfield's 3 capped another 12-0 run for a 30-11 lead and the Rams led 46-27 at halftime.

E.J. Crawford and Rickey McGill scored 16 points apiece for Iona (2-5).

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
+ 1 Vince Williams made 1st of 2 free throws 8.0
  Personal foul on Isaiah Still 8.0
  Offensive rebound by Vince Williams 8.0
  Corey Douglas missed layup 8.0
  Offensive rebound by Corey Douglas 10.0
  Corey Douglas missed jump shot 12.0
  Offensive rebound by KeShawn Curry 25.0
  Dylan Sheehy-Guiseppi missed layup 27.0
  Offensive rebound by Dylan Sheehy-Guiseppi 40.0
  Vince Williams missed 3-pt. jump shot 42.0
+ 2 Rickey McGill made layup 1:17
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Iona 2-5 273259
home team logo VCU 6-2 464288
Team Stats
away team logo Iona 2-5 76.8 PPG 37.8 RPG 13.2 APG
home team logo VCU 6-2 71.4 PPG 39.4 RPG 13.9 APG
Key Players
2
E. Crawford 17.9 PPG 5.1 RPG 1.8 APG 50.9 FG%
2
M. Evans 13.8 PPG 3.0 RPG 3.2 APG 43.2 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB