Scores

Final

VCU 74

(5-2, 0-1 CAA)

William & Mary 75

(6-2, 1-0 CAA)

    12:00 PM ET, December 5, 2009

    Kaplan Arena, Williamsburg, Virginia

    1 2 T
    VCU 40 3474
    W&M 27 4875

    Top Performers

    Virginia Commonwealth: E. Nixon 18 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast

    William & Mary: D. Schneider 18 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    William &, Mary 75, VCU 74

    Associated Press

    EDs: APNewsNow. William & Mary 75, VCU 74.

    WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- David Schneider's free throw with 3 seconds left lifted William & Mary past Virginia Commonwealth 75-74 on Saturday.

    With the score 69-69 the Tribe (6-2, 1-0 Colonial Athletic Association), off to their best start since 1992-93, went on a 5-2 run to lead 74-71 with 23 seconds left on Sean McCurdy's free throw.

    Ed Nixon then tied the game on a three-point play, before Schneider was fouled.

    Schneider finished with 18 points, Quinn McDowell 16 and McCurdy 15 for the Tribe, who won their sixth straight.

    The Tribe trailed 45-31 with 16:43 to play before going on a 22-11 run to pull within 56-53 with 11:17 remaining.

    The Tribe then tied the game at 59-59 on two straight 3 pointers. McCurdy made two free throws to put them ahead for the first time since midway through the first half, 63-62, with 7:19 to play.

    Nixon had 18 points for the Rams (5-2, 0-1).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VCU
    W&M
    Points 74 75
    FG Made-Attempted 23-51 (.451) 23-50 (.460)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-26 (.423) 10-26 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-23 (.739) 19-24 (.792)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 15 5

    2009-10 Season

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