|3:30 PM PT4:30 PM MT5:30 PM CT6:30 PM ET11:30 PM GMT7:30 PM 北京时间4:30 PM MST6:30 PM EST, Jan 19, 2019
Stuart Siegel Center, Richmond, Virginia Attendance: 7,637
VCU pulls away from UMass in 2nd half for 68-50 victory
- Wright on double-duty with US team
- Jury acquits Cleaves of sexual assault
- Middle Tenn. F Dishman to miss season
- Arkansas dismisses F Osabuohien
- Ollie wins ruling on union protection
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) De'Riante Jenkins scored 17 points and Isaac Vann scored 10 of his 16 in the second half when VCU pulled away from Massachusetts for a 68-50 victory Saturday night.
After Luwane Pipkins hit a 3-pointer to open the second half and get UMass (8-10, 1-4 Atlantic 10) within a point, 32-31, Vann scored eight points in a 14-7 run for a 46-38 lead with just over 13 minutes remaining. A Jenkins 3-pointer with 7:10 left put the Rams (13-5, 4-1) up by double figures for good with the lead reaching 19 late.
Pipkins, the top-returning scorer in the Atlantic 10 and leading the league this season at 18.8 points per game, finished with 14 for UMass, shooting only 3 of 15 from the field. Curtis Cobb added 10 points.
VCU improved to 10-1 at home and beat the Minutemen for the fourth straight time. UMass lost its sixth straight.
Updated January 19, 2019