VCU vs Charlotte

VCU 68, Charlotte 61

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Rob Brandenberg scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half to lead Virginia Commonwealth to its third straight win, defeating Charlotte 68-61 Saturday night in an Atlantic 10 Conference contest.

Juvonte Reddic added 14 points and Treveon Graham chipped in 12 for the Rams (19-5, 7-2), who shot 51.9 percent (27 of 52) from the field and made 7 of 8 free throws.

Terrance Williams led Charlotte with 13 points and Willie Clayton was the lone 49er in double figures with 12. Charlotte shot 51.1 percent (24 of 47) but made just 1 of 7 3-point attempts and struggled at the free throw line, hitting 12 of 22 shots from the stripe.

The 49ers (17-6, 5-4) claimed a 21-11 advantage on second-chance points and outscored VCU 42-28 in the paint, but committed 17 turnovers for the second straight game. VCU turned those miscues into 23 points.

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Scoreboard
Virginia Commonwealth (19-5) «343468
Charlotte (17-6)283361

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VCU Rams
J. Reddic, F266-92-340314
D. Theus, G313-71-12617
T. Daniels, G252-80-02235
T. Graham, G255-90-021412
R. Brandenberg, G227-124-421321
M. Johnson223-50-01127
B. Weber210-00-02120
J. Guest140-10-00120
D. Hinton131-10-02002
J. Tuoyo10-00-00020
Totals 27-527-818132268
 51.9%87.5% 
Charlotte 49ers
C. Braswell, F282-74-65118
W. Clayton, F276-70-240312
P. Henry, G373-122-311428
E. Nickerson, G313-52-44218
D. Ingram, G283-61-24037
T. Williams265-62-331113
D. Clark162-41-23035
I. Benkovic40-00-00000
M. Thorne30-00-00000
Totals 24-4712-223681461
 51.1%54.5% 
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

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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MIZZ 98
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MIAMI 87
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OKLA 72
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FLA 83
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IAST 70 Final
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MIST 78 Final
PUR 65
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GONZ 74
UTAH 64 Final
ORE 73
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ND 104
NMEX 55 Final
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ILLST 75 Final
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