NCAA Game Summary - Virginia Commonwealth at Belmont
(Sunday, December 1)
Final Score: Virginia Commonwealth 81, Belmont 68
Nashville, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - Juvonte Reddic recorded a double-double
with 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Virginia Commonwealth Rams who bested
the Belmont Bruins, 81-68, at Curb Event Center.
Reddic shot 7-of-13 from the field and 4-of-4 at the free-throw line for the
Rams (6-2). Treveon Graham notched 16 points and nine rebounds. Melvin Johnson
and JeQuan Lewis added 16 and 12 points, respectively.
Blake Jenkins and JJ Mann each contributed 14 points to the Bruins (7-2)
offense. Drew Windler logged 13 points and nine rebounds. Caleb Chowbay and
Evan Bradds added 12 and 10 points, respectively.
Belmont hit 13-of-23 from the field in the first half, including 6-of-9 from
3-point range. VCU went 13-of-33 from the floor, but was successful at the
line on 9-of-10 opportunities. The Bruins struggled to hang onto the ball,
turning it over 14 times in the first 20 minutes, and they trailed 38-35 at
VCU got its offense into gear in the second half, shooting 16-of-26 from the
field (61.5 percent), including 4-of-8 from long range. In turn, the Bruins
shot a dismal 36.4 percent from the floor and watched the game slip out of
reach. The Rams led by as many as 15 points with just under three minutes to
The Rams shot 16-of-18 at the stripe for the contest, much better than the
Bruins who were 7-of-13. They also outscored the Belmont in points off
turnovers 21-13, a critical stat in VCU's decisive victory.
12/01 20:25:32 ET
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