Updated: Virginia Commonwealth (19-5) and Massachusetts (16-6) Face Off

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1ST2ND TOTAL SPREAD
  Massachusetts 42 26 68 +12.0
  VCU 37 49 86 -12.0
Thu, Feb 14 2013, 09:00 PM

Stuart Siegel Center
Richmond, VA
Attendance: 7,693
TV: CBSSN

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On Thursday, Virginia Commonwealth hosts Massachusetts at Stuart Siegel Center. Tipoff is at 9 p.m. EST and you can catch it on CBSSN.

Virginia Commonwealth is currently in first place in the conference and Massachusetts is in sixth.

In a 68-61 triumph over Charlotte on Feb. 9, Rob Brandenberg put up 21 points for the Rams. He tallies 10.7 points per game and also adds 2.9 rebounds per game. For the Minutemen, Chaz Williams finished with 11 points and 9 assists in the 80-62 blowout of St. Joseph's (PA) on Feb. 9. He leads the team in points with 16.1 per game, assists with 7.1 per game, and steals with 2 per game.

StatSmack! Virginia Commonwealth is better than Massachusetts
  • Juvonte Reddic is ranked 10th in the A-10 in points and 2nd in the A-10 in rebounds.
  • The Virginia Commonwealth scoring leader (Treveon Graham, 382 points) has more points than the Massachusetts scoring leader (Chaz Williams, 355 points).
  • You'll do better on next semester's exams, right? Virginia Commonwealth currently has a higher Academic Progress Rate (956 to 949) than Massachusetts, per the NCAA.
  • Virginia Commonwealth has a better record on the road than Massachusetts this season (7-1 vs. 6-2).
UMASS Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
A- Chaz Williams 36 16 4 7 2 0 3
B- Terrell Vinson 26 12 4 1 1 1 2
B- Jesse Morgan 29 13 3 2 2 0 1
C+ Cady Lalanne 20 8 7 0 0 1 1
C+ Raphiael Putney 24 7 5 2 1 1 2
C Maxie Esho 21 6 5 1 1 1 1
C Sampson Carter 22 6 4 1 1 0 1
C Freddie Riley 26 7 1 1 1 0 1
D+ Trey Davis 7 2 1 1 0 0 0
D T. Bergantino 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
D Izzy Freeman 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
VCU Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B+ Juvonte Reddic 28 14 8 1 1 1 2
B+ Treveon Graham 27 16 6 2 1 0 2
B- Rob Brandenberg 25 10 3 2 1 0 1
B- Troy Daniels 26 13 3 1 1 0 1
B- Darius Theus 27 7 2 5 3 0 2
C+ Briante Weber 22 5 3 3 3 0 1
C Melvin Johnson 16 6 2 1 1 0 1
C- Justin Tuoyo 8 2 2 0 0 1 0
D+ Teddy Okereafor 10 1 1 2 1 0 1
D+ D.J. Haley 9 2 2 0 0 1 1
D+ Jarred Guest 10 3 3 0 1 0 1
D+ David Hinton 5 1 1 0 0 0 0

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A-10 Standings

OverallConf
1 Saint Louis 27-7 13-3
 2VCU 26-9 12-4
3 GW 24-9 11-5
3 StJoe 24-10 11-5
5 Massachusetts 24-9 10-6
5 Dayton 26-11 10-6
7 Richmond 19-14 8-8
8 La Salle 15-16 7-9
9 St. Bonaventure 18-15 6-10
10 Duquesne 13-17 5-11
11 Rhode Island 14-18 5-12
11 George Mason 11-20 5-12
13 Fordham 10-21 2-14
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#12 Mo Alie-Cox Fr F 6-6 250
#11 Rob Brandenberg Sr G 6-2 190
#5 Doug Brooks Fr G 6-3 180
#20 Jordan Burgess Fr G 6-5 215
#40 Emerson Burk Fr F 6-9 215
#14 Torey Burston Fr G 5-8 165
#21 Treveon Graham Jr G 6-6 220
#23 Jarred Guest Jr F 6-8 225
#32 Melvin Johnson So G 6-3 195
#1 JeQuan Lewis Fr G 6-1 175
#0 Jairus Lyles Fr G 6-2 175
#15 Juvonte Reddic Sr F 6-9 250
#4 T. Shannon Sr F 6-8 240
#25 A. Simmons Fr F 6-9 250
#2 Briante Weber Jr G 6-2 165