Western Kentucky vs Virginia Commonwealth Recap - Virginia Commonwealth Wins 76-44
The battle between Virginia Commonwealth and Western Kentucky didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Western Kentucky was handed a 76-44 defeat on Tuesday at Siegel Center.
Virginia Commonwealth was a 17.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Briante Weber had 13 points for Virginia Commonwealth and Rob Brandenberg chipped in with 12 points. Melvin Johnson had 5 assists for them, while Jarred Guest was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Western Kentucky got 8 points from George Fant in a losing cause and another 8 points from Kevin Kaspar. Brandon Harris contributed 5 assists for them, while George Fant had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Virginia Commonwealth were victorious, as the score was 42-16 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Western Kentucky as they grabbed 38 boards, while Virginia Commonwealth only had 36.