Defense shines as VCU routs St. Bonaventure 85-55
Marcus Santos-Silva added 11 points for the Rams, who held the Bonnies to 26.6 percent shooting, the lowest mark of the season for a VCU opponent. VCU ranks fifth in the nation in opponent field goal percentage with an average of 0.376.
Kyle Lofton, the Bonnies' second leading scorer coming into the contest at 15 points per game, had only 7 points on 3-of-15 shooting.
VCU plays Richmond at home on Wednesday. Saint Bonaventure matches up against Saint Joseph's on the road on Tuesday.