NCAAB Game Recap - Richmond at Rhode Island
Sun Jan 5, 2020 12:00 PM EST

Mich
69
MSU
87
F
Dayt
80
StJos
67
F
Rich
69
URI
61
F
VACom
72
GMas
59
F
Navy
61
HolyC
63
F
Manh
67
Niag
62
F
Stony
73
Maine
52
F
WriSt
70
Detr
69
F
David
64
Duques
71
F
Fairf
46
Canis
42
F
IL-C
62
WIMil
64
F
IUPUI
93
WIGB
78
F
Maris
40
StPet
66
F
Sien
77
Rider
85
F
Iona
61
Monm
73
F
LoyMD
71
Leh
78
F
Buck
78
Lafy
66
F
LaSal
66
Ford
60
F
(N/A)
43
NDSt
97
F
NoKY
75
Oakl
64
F
Boston
63
Amer
67
F
StBon
71
GrgWas
66
F
UMass
80
StLou
83
F(OT)
Denv
78
SDak
80
F
StJon
67
Xav
75
F
HBU
79
NWSt
106
F
IPFW
69
N DA
83
F
OrSt
76
Colora
68
F
NW
68
Minn
77
F
Purd
37
Ill
63
F
USC
40
Wash
72
F

Jan 5, 2020, 12:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Richmond (12-3)

30

39

69

Rhode Island (8-5)

19

42

61

Cayo's first double-double spurs Richmond to 69-61 win
Sun Jan 5, 2020 2:17 PM

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) Nathan Cayo had 19 points and 11 rebounds for the junior's first double-double and Richmond beat Rhode Island 69-61 on Sunday.

Blake Francis had 13 points for Richmond (12-3, 2-0 Atlantic 10 Conference) as did Nick Sherod, who added five assists. Grant Golden scored 10 points with nine rebounds. Jacob Gilyard made two steals, tying him with Greg Beckwith at 227 for the most in Spiders history.

West Virginia took the lead for good midway through the first half and enjoyed a double-digit lead for most of the second with the Rams getting within seven with 7:18 remaining.

Rhode Island scored just 19 points in the first half, a season low for the team, and trailed by 11 at the break.

Tyrese Martin had 17 points for the Rams (8-5, 0-1). Jeff Dowtin added 13 points and Jacob Toppin 12. Fatts Russell, who came in as the A-10 leader at 20.3 points per game, made just 1 of 12 shots for three points.

Richmond has its best record through 15 games since 1987-88 (also 12-3) and beat Rhode Island on the road for the first time since 2012.

Richmond matches up against Saint Louis at home on Saturday. Rhode Island plays Davidson at home on Wednesday.

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Leaders

Richmond PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
A. Gustavson 0 0 0 0 3 0
M. Grace 0 0 1 3 0 0
Rhode Island PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
A. Walker 0 0 0 4 0 0
M. Long 0 0 0 0 1 0

Team Comparison

Rich URI
Points For 69 61
Field Goals 28/66-42% 23/66-35%
Three Pointers 8/19-42% 4/17-24%
Free Throws 5/8-62% 11/17-65%
Offensive Rebounds 8 13
Defensive Rebounds 33 33
Rebounds 41 46
Blocks 2 6
Steals 7 4
Turnovers 9 9
Personal Fouls 14 12
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Rich Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sun Jan 5 Rich 69 @ URI 61 J. Wojcik 2 F. Russell 3

Game Information

Stadium: Thomas M. Ryan Center, Kingston, Rhode Island
Attendance: 5,325
Game Time: