- Feb 9, 2009
VCU (18-7; 9-3 A10) was unable to close the gap in the second half as the Rams fell to the Dayton Flyers, 62-58.
Dayton opened the game with a free throw and a 1-0 lead, but VCU rattled off a 7-0 run to take their first lead of the night.
The Rams would hold onto that lead through the first 15 minutes of the game before Touman Camara hit a triple as part of a 12-2 Flyers run.
Camara extended the Flyers lead to 7 points as he opened the second half with another triple.
The Rams clawed their way back into the game, and a free throw from Jalen DeLoach put the Rams on top, 45-44.
But a layup by Camara just a few minutes later would give the Flyers their final lead change of the night.
DeLoach was able to finished the night with 11 points and a team-high 9 rebounds.
Camara put in a game-high performances with his 26 point and 15 rebound double-double.
The Rams struggled mightily in the second half as they shot just 32% from the floor including 0-9 from deep.
On the night, the...