Feb 9, 2009
Score: VCU 78, Florida Gulf Coast 48
Recap: VCU came out blazing.  The Rams defense rattled the Eagles, forcing 16 turnovers in the first half, which equaled the amount of points FGCU scored.  Coincidentally, Senior Marcus Evans also scored 16 points in the first half while VCU scored 43.  The second half was more of the same with the Rams getting the 78-48 win, moving to 5-0 on the season.

Senior Marcus Evans led all Rams with 16 points.  Senior De’Riante Jenkins was next up with 11 points.
FGCU turned the ball over 27 times to VCU’s 8.
VCU shot 38% from the field, connecting on 28 of 76 shots. 
VCU’s bench outscored FGCU’s bench, 31-16
VCU out rebounded FGCU, 42-37

Next Game: VCU will host Alabama State, November 25th at 7pm.  The game will be televised on MASN.
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