Score: VCU 61, Dayton 66
Recap: VCU looked to bounce back after two consecutive losses. On Tuesday, they had an opportunity to do so with #5 Dayton coming to the Siegel Center. Unfortunately, it was an opportunity lost as the Rams fall 66-61 behind Freshman Bones Hyland’s team high 18 points.
- Dayton turned the ball over 13 times to VCU’s 10.
- Rams had 3 players score in double digits. (Hyland 18, Williams 13, Santos-Silva 12)
- VCU shot 37% from the field, connecting on 21 of 57 shots.
- The Rams’ bench outscored Dayton’s 14-13.
- VCU grabbed 41 rebounds to Dayton’s 31.
- The Rams shot 29% from behind the arc. They hit 6 of their 21 three point shots.
- Tonight’s game marked the 150th consecutive sellout at the Siegel Center for the Rams.
Next Game: VCU will travel to St. Louis to play SLU on Friday, February 21st at 9pm. The game will be televised on ESPN2/ESPNU.