Scores

Final

Richmond 70

(16-5, 5-1 A 10)

Dayton 61

(15-6, 3-3 A 10)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    7:00 PM ET, January 25, 2011

    University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio

    1 2 T
    RICH 30 4070
    DAY 28 3361

    Top Performers

    Richmond: K. Anderson 26 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Dayton: C. Wright 22 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Richmond 70, Dayton 61

    Associated Press

    DAYTON, Ohio -- Kevin Anderson scored 26 points and Justin Harper added 14 points and 11 rebounds to lead Richmond to a 70-61 win over Dayton on Tuesday night.

    The Spiders (16-5, 5-1 Atlantic 10 Conference) shot 45.8 percent from the floor (11 of 24) in the opening half, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range (62.5 percent) en route to a 30-28 halftime lead. Anderson scored 18 points on three 3-pointers and 7-of-11 shooting overall in the first half.

    Chris Wright gave the Flyers (15-6, 3-3) their only lead of the game, 37-35, on a layup just over 3 1/2 minutes into the second half. Wright finished with 22 points on 8-of-11 shooting.

    Richmond scored eight straight after Wright's layup to take a 43-37 lead with 9:10 left to play. The Spiders stretched their lead to as many as 12, 56-44, with 6:59 to go.

    Dan Geriot added 13 points for Richmond, which has won five of its last six games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RICH
    DAY
    Points 70 61
    FG Made-Attempted 22-49 (.449) 21-61 (.344)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-15 (.533) 8-25 (.320)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-27 (.667) 11-19 (.579)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 12 2

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