Richmond vs Virginia Commonwealth Final: 86-74 - Recap
Virginia Commonwealth was scorched by Kendall Anthony for 26 points as Richmond defeated them 86-74 in NCAA action on Thursday.
Richmond was an underdog by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Richmond got 18 points from Darien Brothers and another 13 points from Cedrick Lindsay. Cedrick Lindsay contributed 3 assists, while Greg Robbins cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Virginia Commonwealth got a 20-point performance from Juvonte Reddic, who was supported by 15 points from Treveon Graham. Rob Brandenberg had 2 assists in a losing cause for Virginia Commonwealth, while Treveon Graham grabbed 10 rebounds.
Richmond hit the break leading 32-29 before taking care of business in the second half.
Virginia Commonwealth won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-37.