The man of the match was freshman guard Bones Hyland who sank 5-of-6 three-pointers and ended up with a career-high 21 points.
Rhode Island's defense held the Rams to a measly 31% shooting percentage.
VCU defeated Fordham 64 to 46 with a stifling defence.
The Rams dominated the Eagles and have improved their record to five straight wins.
The Gamecocks were up to VCU's game on Sunday losing by 28 points.
Both the men and women of VCU soccer lost by one goal on Sunday but did it dramatically different fashion. The women lost 4-3 in an...