Scores

Final

Richmond 69

(23-7, 12-3 A 10)

Saint Joseph's 54

(8-21, 3-12 A 10)

7:00 PM ET, March 2, 2011

Michael J. Hagan '85 Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1 2 T
RICH 20 4969
JOES 19 3554

Top Performers

Richmond: K. Anderson 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl

Saint Joseph's: C. Jones 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

Richmond controls St. Joe's in second half for important road win

Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Kevin Anderson scored 22 points and Richmond used a big second-half run to pull away from Saint Joseph's (Pa.) 69-54 on Wednesday night.

The Spiders (23-7, 12-3 Atlantic 10 Conference) led 40-39 with 10:20 left to play before going on a 29-13 run to take a 69-52 lead with 1:49 to go. Richmond shot 5 for 5 from beyond the arc during that run.

Justin Harper added 16 points, Dan Geriot had 14 and Darien Brothers 10 for the Spiders, who shot 16 for 29 from the floor (55.2 percent) in the second half.

The Hawks (8-21, 3-12) shot 4 for 13 from the field over the final 10 minutes and finished 3 of 16 from 3-point range (18.8 percent) overall.

Carl Jones scored 18 points and Ronald Roberts had 10 for St. Joseph's, which has lost four of its last five contests.

Richmond led 20-19 at halftime and outscored the Hawks 49-35 in the second half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
RICH
JOES
Points 69 54
FG Made-Attempted 25-60 (.417) 19-51 (.373)
3P Made-Attempted 7-16 (.438) 3-16 (.188)
FT Made-Attempted 12-14 (.857) 13-19 (.684)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 15 0

2010-11 Season

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