Scores

Final

VCU 72

(24-6, 16-2 CAA)

Georgia State 70

(10-19, 5-13 CAA)

    2:00 PM ET, February 24, 2007

    GSU Sports Arena, Atlanta, Georgia

    1 2 T
    VCU 72 72
    GAST 70 70

    Top Performers

    Virginia Commonwealth: E. Maynor 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 10 Ast

    Georgia St: L. Mendez 28 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Virginia Commonwealth 72, Georgia St. 70

    Associated Press

    ATLANTA (AP) -- Jesse Pellot-Rosa made a follow-up shot and a free throw with three seconds left and Virginia Commonwealth beat Georgia State 72-70 to claim the Colonial Athletic Association regular-season title Saturday.

    The Rams (24-6, 16-2 CAA) took a 69-67 lead in the second half when Michael Anderson made his first free throw. After Anderson missed his second one, Pellot-Rosa follwed with a three-point play to put VCU up for good.

    Leonard Mendez made a 3-pointer at the buzzer for Georgia State (10-19, 5-13).

    Eric Maynor scored 16 points and had 10 assists, while Wil Fameni also had 16 points and nine rebounds for the Rams. Pellot-Rosa added 15 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VCU
    GAST
    Points 72 70
    FG Made-Attempted 24-54 (.444) 25-46 (.543)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-13 (.462) 6-12 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-29 (.621) 14-23 (.609)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 8

    2006-07 Season

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