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Video: VCU cruises past Radford, 92-74 [INSIDER]

Sophomore Michael Gilmore scored a career-high 12 points on 4-4 shooting in his 16 minutes of action.
Sophomore Michael Gilmore scored a career-high 12 points on 4-4 shooting in his 16 minutes of action.

The Rams welcomed former Final 4 assistant Mike Jones back to the Siegel Center before hanging 92 on the Highlanders in tonight’s blowout at the Stu.

Coming off a Saturday upset at Georgetown, Radford proved tough early, tying the game at 30 with five minutes remaining in the first half. The Rams answered with eight quick points and turned a tight game into a 43-32 halftime lead.

Things heated up even more in the second half thanks to a hot-handed Melvin Johnson who hit two quick threes followed by an eight-point Mike Gilmore burst that gave VCU a 20-point cushion the Rams would ride to victory.

VCU School of the Arts (BFA '07) and Center for Sport Leadership (M.Ed. '10) alumnus, Mat has followed VCU basketball since the Sunbelt days when he'd...