Richmond vs Illinois

Illinois 70, Richmond 61

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CANCUN, Mexico (AP) - Meyers Leonard had a double-double with 22 points and 12 rebounds as Illinois defeated Richmond 70-61 on Tuesday night in the Cancun Challenge.

Sam Maniscalco added 19 points and D.J. Richardson 15 for the Fighting Illini (4-0).

Darien Brothers matched Leonard with 22 points for the Spiders (3-2), including six 3-pointers. He was backed by 11 apiece from Kendall Anthony and Cedrick Lindsay.

Only five players scored for Illinois and just six for Richmond.

Illinois shot 42.3 percent (22 of 52), only slightly better than the 38.3 percent (18 of 47) by Richmond.

The Illini will face in-state rival Illinois State for the championship of the tournament's Riviera Division on Wednesday night. Richmond will play Rutgers.

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Scoreboard
Richmond (3-2)194261
Illinois (4-0) «373370

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Richmond Spiders
F. Martel, F330-54-63154
D. Garrett, F282-50-01144
D. Williams, F213-32-24039
C. Lindsay, G383-75-964111
D. Brothers, G297-122-221522
K. Anthony303-124-513411
J. Duinker100-30-04020
W. Sparrow60-00-01100
G. Robbins50-00-00000
Totals 18-4717-2425112461
 38.3%70.8% 
Illinois Fighting Illini
T. Griffey, F363-92-25028
M. Leonard, C357-128-10122222
D. Richardson, G383-87-850015
S. Maniscalco, G297-134-533419
B. Paul, G190-20-10230
J. Bertrand212-42-22116
T. Abrams130-20-00040
N. Egwu50-20-01000
M. Shaw40-00-02130
Totals 22-5223-283891970
 42.3%82.1% 
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

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue14-427-819
Wisconsin12-627-1036
Maryland12-624-934
Minnesota11-724-1020
Michigan10-826-1225
Northwestern10-824-1251
Michigan St.10-820-1550
Iowa10-819-1581
Illinois8-1020-1564
Indiana7-1018-1679
Ohio St.7-1117-1590
Penn St.6-1215-18101
Nebraska6-1212-19108
Rutgers3-1515-18172
 
Other games
Memphis 99 Final
Tenn 97
La Salle 69 Final
PITT 73
Ark St 27 Final
Louisville 54
Michigan 75 Final
DUKE 82
TNST 69 Final
NC 102
UMKC 31 Final
Wisc 77
UCLA 56 Final
Kansas 72
SCST 50 Final
Baylor 70
Missouri 92 Final
California 53