Richmond vs Ohio

Ohio 73, Richmond 48

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ATHENS, Ohio (AP) - Walter Offutt led four double-digit scorers with 16 points and Ohio leapt to its first 5-0 start since 1969-70 as it downed Richmond 73-48 Saturday in a nonconference affair.

Ohio trailed 38-34 with 16:12 left, but went on a 19-4 run and extended the lead wide enough to sit most of its starters for the final three minutes.

Offutt made his points on 5-of-11 shooting, plus 5 of 6 from the foul line. D.J. Cooper scored 14 points, including 12 points and three 3-point makes in the second half, while Jon Smith had 13 and Nick Kellogg had 12.

The team's other starter, Ivo Baltic, had seven points and a game-high nine rebounds, helping Ohio take a 36-26 advantage on the boards.

Derrick Williams led Richmond (4-2) with 17 points, 14 of which came in the first half.

The win was the Bobcats' 14th consecutive victory at home.

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Scoreboard
Richmond (4-2)301848
Ohio (5-0) «274673

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Richmond Spiders
D. Williams, F324-59-1465217
G. Robbins, F300-50-06110
A. Nelson-Ododa, F160-20-06000
D. Brothers, G365-92-221116
K. Anthony, G314-125-600315
T. Davis260-00-02110
W. Sparrow140-20-40120
D. Taylor80-10-00110
T. Allen70-10-00000
Totals 13-3716-2626101148
 35.1%61.5% 
Ohio Bobcats
I. Baltic, F303-60-09537
J. Smith, F276-71-161313
D. Cooper, G335-121-134214
W. Offutt, G325-115-621216
N. Kellogg, G314-102-262112
R. Keely120-20-00140
T. Hall113-30-01038
T. Wilkins81-30-01113
R. Johnson70-20-04100
S. Taylor70-20-00120
N. Goff10-00-00000
D. McKinley10-00-00000
Totals 27-589-1036172173
 46.6%90% 
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