PHILADELPHIA -- Treveon Graham had 34 points and 12 rebounds and Juvonte Reddic added 25 and 15 to lead Virginia Commonwealth past La Salle 97-89 in double overtime on Saturday.
With 2:40 to go in the second overtime, Rob Brandenburg made a 3-pointer that gave VCU the lead for good at 85-82. The Rams forced a 10-second backcourt violation and ran the shot clock down before Brandenburg made another 3 to extend the lead to 88-82.Reddic's dunk with 59 seconds left punctuated VCU's 10-2 run at 92-84.Graham also forced the first overtime by scoring the final six points of regulation. Graham's 34 points were a career high and the most scored at VCU (16-4, 4-1 Atlantic 10) during Shaka Smart's tenure.La Salle (11-8, 3-2) nearly had the game wrapped up with a 73-67 lead and 1:15 left in the second half. Tyrone Garland led the Explorers with 30 points.
Treveon Graham scored 34 points for VCU in its win over La Salle on Saturday. The last player to score more points in a game for the Rams was Eric Maynor, who had 35 against East Carolina on Nov. 25, 2008.
Treveon Graham has a career-high 28 points for VCU, including all 6 of VCUs points during a 6-0 run in the last 1:04 to force OT.