With the win, the Spiders earn their fourth trip to the A-10 title game, and their first since winning it all in 2011.
The Spiders held Rhode Island without a field goal over the final 6:04 of the game, closing the game on a 17-4 run.
Official VCU Game Summary Score: VCU 64, Richmond 62 Location: Richmond, Va. (Robins Center) Records: VCU 13-6 (6-2 Atlantic 10), Richmond 13-8 (4-4) The short story: Senior forward Vince Williams Jr. narrowly...
VCU improves to 55-31 all time against Richmond, including 4-3 record in the Mike Rhoades era.
After being down for most of the 1st half Richmond charged back with Richmond junior guard Nick Sherod leading the way with 17 2nd half points.
Richmond is now 13-2 at home this season, tied for the sixth-most home wins in a season in school history. Their final home game of the...
A fifth straight win for the Spiders give them their best record through 26 games since 2010-11.
The Spiders took the lead shortly after tip-off and never looked back.
La Salle had no answers to Richmond's defense but showed brief signs of life in the second half.
A poor second half and missed three-pointers lead to Spider defeat.