Richmond 69, George Washington 65
The Spiders (19-6, 8-2 Atlantic 10 Conference) closed the game on a 12-4 run. Harper accounted for six critical points during the stretch, none bigger than his spin move on the block for a layup that gave Richmond a 67-65 edge.
Richmond has won three straight and eight in a row on the road. Dan Geriot had 15 points and Kevin Smith added 14 points.
George Washington (12-12, 5-5), which has dropped six of seven, was led by Taylor and Nemanja Mikic's 15 points apiece.