- Feb 9, 2009
Continue reading...Score: VCU 59, North Texas 56
Recap: VCU went on a 20-0 run in the first half but North Texas gave the Rams a run for their money but the black and gold persisted in the 59-56 win.
Senior Marcus Evans leads all Rams in scoring with 13 points. Senior De’Riante Jenkins was next up with 12 points and grabbed 5 rebounds.
North Texas and VCU both had 18 turnovers. VCU shot 17-46 from the field. North Texas shot 21-52 on the night.
Both teams collected 31 rebounds.
North Texas outscored VCU in the paint 26-10.
The Rams extended their sellout streak to 136 with tonights game.
Kel Simms hit a pair of crucial 3 pointers with less than 2 minutes remaining to seal the win.
Next Game: VCU will host Louisiana State University on Wednesday, November 13th. Tip off is at 6pm and the game will air on ESPN2.