Scores

Final

VCU 75

(17-3, 9-0 CAA)

George Mason 62

(11-8, 5-4 CAA)

    7:00 PM ET, January 24, 2007

    Patriot Center, Fairfax, Virginia

    1 2 T
    VCU 31 4475
    GMU 30 3262

    Top Performers

    Virginia Commonwealth: B. Walker 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast

    George Mason: F. Campbell 19 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast

    Virginia Commonwealth 75, George Mason 62

    Associated Press

    FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) -- B.A. Walker scored 24 points and Virginia Commonwealth used a 3-point shooting barrage in the second half to beat George Mason 75-62 Wednesday night.

    Walker hit four of Virginia Commonwealth's eight second-half 3-pointers, as the Rams (17-3, 9-0 Colonial Athletic Association) outscored the Patriots 44-32 after halftime.

    George Mason (11-8, 5-4) hit just 5 of 17 from behind the arc for the game.

    Jamal Shuler scored 17 points for the Rams, who won their eighth straight and are 9-0 in the CAA for the first time.

    Folarin Campbell had 19 points and a career-high nine rebounds and Will Thomas added 14 points for George Mason.

    Shuler put the Rams up for good, 29-28, on a 3-pointer with 58 seconds remaining in the first half. The Rams took control with a 13-5 run early in the second half that extended their lead to 53-44.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VCU
    GMU
    Points 75 62
    FG Made-Attempted 28-58 (.483) 24-48 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-20 (.600) 5-17 (.294)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 9-21 (.429)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 13 0

    2006-07 Season

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