Puerto Rico Tip-off - Georgetown vs Virginia Commonwealth Recap - Georgetown Wins 84-80

Puerto Rico Tip-off - Georgetown vs Virginia Commonwealth Recap - Georgetown Wins 84-80

Georgetown got 26 points from D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera en route to an 84-80 victory over Virginia Commonwealth on Sunday at Coliseo Roberto Clemente.

Georgetown won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs.

Georgetown got 23 points from Markel Starks and another 17 points from Joshua Smith. Markel Starks contributed 5 assists, while Nate Lubick cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Virginia Commonwealth got a 22-point performance from Briante Weber, who was supported by 17 points from Treveon Graham. Rob Brandenberg had 4 assists in a losing cause for Virginia Commonwealth, while Treveon Graham grabbed 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Virginia Commonwealth were victorious, as the score was 30-29 at the break.

Georgetown had a 34-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.