VCU Spain snapshot recap

VCU wrapped up their Spanish tour today, finishing with their second comfortable win over Cabinat Catala to put a bow on their European adventure. The Rams will head home to prep for a promising upcoming season with some new data thanks to real game action from a lot of new faces.

Below is a snapshot of the results via the minimal information VCU made public from this trip.
VCU did not release complete box scores from this trip but we do have full scoring for two players thanks to their strong performances. Ahmed Hamdy averaged a 15-point, 10.5-rebound double-double. Freshman De'Riante Jenkins also found himself in all four of VCU Athletics' official game notes, averaging 13 points per contest in Spain.

Points scored: 87.3  Points allowed: 61.8
Average margin of victory: 25.5

*JeQuan Lewis did not play due to recovering from a minor injury

Game-1: VCU 84 - Cavsi 68
Scoring leader:
Samir Doughty 17 points
Other standouts
Ahmed Hamdy 12 points, 11 rebounds
De'Riante Jenkins 14 points
Jonathan Williams 12 points

*Cavsi suffered defeats this August to both Purdue and Cornell but defeated the SEC's Arkansas Razorbacks.

Game-2: VCU 85 - Combinado Valenciano 50
Scoring leader:
Ahmed Hamdy 15 points, 12 rebounds
Other standouts
Jonathan Williams 10 points
De'Riante Jenkins 10 points
Marquell Frasier 10 points

Game-3: VCU 104 - Combinat Catala 78
Scoring leader:
Ahmed Hamdy 22 points, 10 rebounds
Other standouts
De'Riante Jenkins 16 points, 5 rebounds
Jonathan Williams 12 points

Game-4: VCU 76 - Combinat Catala 51
Scoring leader:
Justin Tillman 22 points, 10 rebounds
Other standouts
De'Riante Jenkins 12 points, 7 rebounds
Ahmed Hamdy 11 points, 9 rebounds
Samir Doughty 9 points
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