VCU 68, Old Dominion 64
Bradford Burgess scored 24 points and Darius Theus capped the
go-ahead run to lead Virginia Commonwealth over Old Dominion 68-64
The Rams (22-5, 13-2 Colonial Athletic Association) trailed
61-58 with 1:01 left and scored eight straight over the next 45
seconds. Theus connected on a three-point play and a pair of free
throws to cap the run.
Old Dominion’s Trian Iliadis answered the spurt with a 3-pointer
but Briante Weber made both his free throws to seal it for the
Rams. It was the 11th straight win and 19th in the last 21 games
Theus finished with 14 points.
Old Dominion led 36-33 at halftime after shooting 56 percent in
the period (14 of 25). However, the Monarchs made just 8 of 36
shots in the second half (22.2 percent).
Nick Wright had 12 points and 11 rebounds for the Monarchs