NEW YORK (AP) — Hasahn French scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Saint Louis to a stirring 71-68 second half comeback win over Richmond in the fourth of four second round Atlantic 10...
Cayo’s layup lifts Richmond past Fordham in A-10 tourney
NEW YORK (AP) — Nathan Cayo's layup with 0.2 seconds left lifted Richmond to a 52-50 win over Fordham in the Atlantic 10 tournament on Wednesday.
Richmond faces Fordham in A10 tourney
No. 14 seed Fordham (12-19, 3-15) vs. No. 11 seed Richmond (12-19, 6-12)
Atlantic 10 Conference Tourney First Round, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York; Wednesday, 2:30 p.m....
Brajkovic helps Davidson eke past Richmond 73-69
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Luka Brajkovic hit a jumper and followed with a layup in the final 90 seconds to give Davidson its first lead since the opening minutes and the Wildcats held on to beat...
Davidson looks to sweep Richmond
Davidson (22-8, 13-4) vs. Richmond (12-18, 6-11)
Robins Center, Richmond, Virginia; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Richmond seeks revenge on Davidson after dropping the first...
Holloway lifts UMass past Richmond 87-79
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Rashaan Holloway had 28 points plus 12 rebounds as UMass got past Richmond 87-79 on Wednesday night. Jonathan Laurent added 20 points for the Minutemen.
Richmond looks to extend streak vs UMass
Richmond (12-17, 6-10) vs. UMass (10-19, 3-13)
William D. Mullins Center, Amherst, Massachusetts; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Richmond looks for its sixth straight win in the...
Evans scores 15 to lift VCU past Richmond 69-66
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Marcus Evans had 15 points and six rebounds as VCU stretched its winning streak to 10 games, edging past Richmond 69-66 on Saturday.
VCU looks to extend streak vs Richmond
VCU (22-6, 13-2) vs. Richmond (12-16, 6-9)
Robins Center, Richmond, Virginia; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: VCU looks for its 10th straight conference win against Richmond. VCU's...
Miller carries George Mason past Richmond 77-63
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Jordan Miller had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lift George Mason to a 77-63 win over Richmond on Wednesday night.
Jamal Hartwell II had 15 points for George Mason (16-12,...
Golden carries Richmond past La Salle 84-75
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Grant Golden scored 24 points as Richmond topped La Salle 84-75 on Saturday. Jacob Gilyard added 20 points for the Spiders.
Richmond seeks revenge on La Salle
Richmond (11-15, 5-8) vs. La Salle (8-17, 6-7)
Tom Gola Arena, Philadelphia; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: La Salle goes for the season sweep over Richmond after winning the...
Golden and Gilyard lead Richmond past Fordham 72-69
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Grant Golden scored 16 points that included a jumper with 20 seconds left to put Richmond ahead for good in a 72-69 victory over Fordham on Wednesday night.
Evans, Vann lead VCU past Richmond, 81-60
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Marcus Evans and Issac Vann scored 16 points each and VCU used a 21-5 first-half run to take command in an 81-60 victory against Richmond on Wednesday night.
Gilyard lifts Richmond past George Washington 89-63
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jacob Gilyard posted 17 points as Richmond rolled past George Washington 89-63 on Saturday night.
Grant Golden had 17 points for Richmond (10-14, 4-7 Atlantic 10 Conference). Jake Wojcik added 12 points. Souleymane Koureissi had 10 points for the home team.
Maceo Jack scored a career-high 24 points for the Colonials (7-16, 3-7). DJ Williams added 15 points. Justin Mazzulla had eight assists.
Gilyard leads Richmond over George Mason 81-67
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jacob Gilyard had 28 points, five rebounds, six assists and six steals on Wednesday night, and Richmond beat George Mason 81-67.
Gilyard was 9 of 13 from the floor, 5 of 7 from 3-point range, and Grant Golden added 17 points, five rebounds and six assists for the Spiders (9-14, 3-7 Atlantic 10).
Trio of 20s help Richmond upend Saint Louis 84-81
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jacob Gilyard, Grant Golden and Nathan Cayo all scored more than 20 points Wednesday night and Richmond overcame some shaky moments down the stretch and a career game by Javon Bess to defeat Saint Louis 84-81.
Golden had 19 of his 23 points in the first half as the Spiders (8-13, 2-6 Atlantic 10 Conference) built a 10-point lead and led 47-40 on Gildyard's 3 just before intermission.
St. Bonaventure closes strong to beat Richmond 66-57
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Kyle Lofton scored 21 points, Courtney Stockard added 18 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and St. Bonaventure beat Richmond 66-57 on Saturday night.
Bonnies coach Mark Schmidt won his 200th game while at St. Bonaventure. He is two wins behind Larry Weise for the program record.
Duquesne gets 1st win at Richmond in 25 years
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Sincere Carry scored 21 points with six assists and Duquesne won at Richmond for the first time in over 25 years, taking a 74-68 victory over the Spiders on Wednesday night.
Cayo leads Richmond past George Washington 76-56
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nathan Cayo had 18 points and seven rebounds as Richmond rolled past George Washington 76-56 on Saturday.
Cayo shot 5 of 7 from the floor and made 8 of 10 free throws. Grant Golden had 17 points for Richmond (7-9, 1-2 Atlantic 10 Conference). Jake Wojcik added 12 points and eight rebounds, and Jacob Gilyard chipped in with 12 points.
Dowtin scores 24 to carry Rhode Island past Richmond 78-67
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jeff Dowtin had 24 points as Rhode Island beat Richmond 78-67 on Wednesday night.
Fatts Russell had 19 points for Rhode Island (8-6, 1-1 Atlantic 10 Conference). Tyrese Martin added 10 points and seven rebounds. Cyril Langevine had seven rebounds.
Jacob Gilyard had 19 points for the Spiders (6-9, 0-2). Grant Golden added 17 points, eight rebounds and six assists. Jake Wojcik had 12 points.
Cunningham, Dayton roll past Richmond in Atlantic 10 opener
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Josh Cunningham scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Dayton rolled past Richmond 72-48 on Sunday in an Atlantic 10 opener.
Cunningham was 11-of-14 shooting in reaching 1,000 career points and posting his first double-double this season and the 11th in the senior's career. The Flyers, the conference leaders in shooting percentage, shot 53 percent though they made only 3 of 20 3-point tries, but they dominated points in the paint 54-12.
Golden, Wojcik score 22 each, Richmond tops S. Alabama 91-82
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Grant Golden and Jake Wojcik had 22 points apiece and Jacob Gilyard added 20 points as Richmond led throughout to wrap up nonconference play with a 91-82 victory over South Alabama on Saturday.
Richmond jumps out early, cruises past High Point 74-59
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nathan Cayo scored 20 points, Grant Golden had 19 points and 12 rebounds and Richmond beat High Point 74-59 on Saturday.
The Spiders (5-7) have won three of their last five games following a four-game losing streak and snapped a four-game skid on the road. High Point (6-6) broke a three-game winning streak.
Gilyard, Golden help Richmond to 82-47 win over Coppin St.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jacob Gilyard had 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting and Grant Golden had a double-double to help Richmond beat Coppin State 82-47 on Wednesday night.
Gilyard hit 3 of 5 from 3-point range and had five assists. Andre Gustavson scored 12 points and Souleymane Koureissi added 10 for Richmond (4-5).
Williamson, Townes lead Loyola-Chicago past Richmond 82-66
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Lucas Williamson had 23 points on 9-of-11 shooting and Marques Townes scored 10 of his 15 points in the second half to help Loyola-Chicago beat Richmond 82-66 on Monday night at the Fort Myers Tip-Off.
Clayton Custer added 13 points, Isaiah Bujdoso scored 11 and Cameron Krutwig had nine points and eight rebounds for Loyola (4-1).
Gilyard scores 31, Mooney ties Richmond wins record
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Jacob Gilyard scored a career-high 31 points and Richmond coach Chris Mooney tied the program record for most wins in a 78-70 victory over IUPUI on Friday night.
Mooney, who has coached at Richmond since the 2005-06 season, matched Dick Tarrant (1981-93) with 239 wins.
Gilyard was 12 of 16 from the field, including 3 of 5 from 3-point range, and handed out six assists. Nick Sherod added 22 points with three 3-pointers and Grant Golden had 18 points and 10 rebounds.
Richmond pushes past St Francis Brooklyn 88-66
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nick Sherod scored 22 points, Grant Golden added 20 points and Richmond beat St. Francis Brooklyn 88-66 on Wednesday.
Richmond took control with a 17-5 run in the first half, leading 48-35 at the break, and the Spiders outscored the Terriers 22-13 over the final 10 minutes of the game to seal it.
Longwood rallies to beat Richmond 63-58
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Isaiah Walton had 23 points and 12 rebounds, Lorenzo Phillips scored 11 of his 13 points in the second half and Longwood beat Richmond 63-58 on Friday night.
Longwood (2-0) took the lead for good at 59-56 on Phillips' 3-pointer with 1:10 left during an 11-1 run that ended at 62-57 on Jordan Cintron's free throw with nine seconds left.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jacob Gilyard scored 20 points, Nick Sherod had 17 and Richmond cruised to an 81-68 victory over Duquesne on Thursday night in the second round of the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament.
The seventh-seeded Spiders (12-19) advance to a Friday quarterfinal game against No. 2 seed St. Bonaventure (24-6).
Khwan Fore added 14 points, Julius Johnson had 11 and Grant Golden chipped in 10 for Richmond, which shot 57 percent overall. Gilyard made three of the Spiders' nine 3-pointers.
Richmond cruises to 93-79 win over George Mason
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Nick Sherod scored 25 points with 9-for-16 shooting and De'Monte Buckingham got 12 of his 15 points in the second half to lead Richmond past George Mason 93-79 on Saturday night.
Grant Golden added 22 points and eight rebounds, Khwan Fore had 14 points and Jacob Gilyard scored 11 for Richmond, which shot 63 percent, including 10 for 18 from 3-point range.
Golden’s 26 leads Richmond over UMass 90-65
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Grant Golden scored 26 points with a career-high 11 rebounds for his ninth 20-point game of the season, Nick Sherod added 19 points, and Richmond ran away from Massachusetts 90-65 on Wednesday night to end a five-game skid and sweep the season series.
French has 15, Saint Louis turns back Richmond 72-66
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Hasahn French scored 14 of his 15 points in the second half, Javon Bess had a double-double and Saint Louis held off Richmond 72-66 on Saturday night.
Davell Roby also had 15 points for the Billikens (15-12, 8-6 Atlantic 10), Bess scored 14 points and 12 rebounds for his fourth straight double-double and D.J. Foreman added 13 points.
Livingston FTs help George Mason upset Richmond 79-75
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Otis Livingston II scored 22 points and made four straight free throws in the last 7.7 seconds as George Mason held off Richmond 79-75 on Saturday in an upset that knocked the Spiders out of a tie for second place in the Atlantic 10 Conference.
Sherod, Gilyard late 3s lift Richmond over La Salle 81-74
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nick Sherod and Jacob Gilyard connected on consecutive 3-pointers as Richmond broke away from a tied game in the last 1:11 to defeat La Salle 82-74 Saturday, pushing its win streak to three games.
La Salle (8-12, 2-5 Atlantic 10) forged a 74-74 tie on a Tony Washington layup, but on the other end of the floor Sherrod nailed an open 3 from in front of the Richmond bench for the lead. The Spiders' Grant Golden blocked La Salle's Pookie Powell on the other end.
Golden’s 17 lead Richmond past VCU, 67-52
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Freshman guard Jacob Gilyard said Richmond learned about itself in a most unlikely setting — on the home floor of arch rival VCU.
Grant Golden scored 17 points and Richmond never trailed Wednesday night in a 67-52 victory against the Rams.
"We just know if we focus in and lock in from the jump, we can play with anybody," Gilyard said.
Golden leads Richmond to 78-68 win over George Washington
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Grant Golden scored 24 points to lead Richmond in a 78-68 win over George Washington on Saturday, snapping a three-game skid.
Golden was 10 of 14 from the field for the Spiders (4-13, 2-3 Atlantic 10) and led all five starters in double-figure scoring. Jacob Gilyard added 19 points and five assists, De'Monte Buckingham had 14 points and eight rebounds, Khwan Fore had 11 points and four rebounds and Nick Sherod had 10 points and seven rebounds.
St. Louis pulls away from Richmond with 69-62 victory
ST. LOUIS (AP) — D.J. Foreman scored 16 points with 7-of-9 shooting and Davell Roby scored 15 and Saint Louis beat Richmond 69-62 on Saturday.
After Khwan Fore's 3 brought the Spiders within 59-57 with 3:54 left, Javon Bess and Jalen Johnson made back-to-back layups, Hasahn French and Foreman each made 1 of 2 free throws and Rob made two free throws and Saint Louis (8-8, 1-2 Atlantic 10) led 67-59 with 50 seconds left.
Fordham downs Richmond 69-65 in OT behind Chartouny
NEW YORK (AP) — Joseph Chartouny scored six of his 26 points in overtime and Fordham beat Richmond 69-65 on Wednesday night to end a two-game skid.
Ivan Raut's 3-pointer put the Rams up 63-61 in OT and Chartouny made back-to-back layups for a five-point lead. Richmond's Nick Sherod made a pair of free throws and the Spiders closed to 67-65 after De'Monte Buckingham made one of two from the line with 2 seconds left.
Sherod with 22, Richmond beats Davidson 69-58 in A-10 opener
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nick Sherod had a career-high 22 points to go with a career-high-tying nine rebounds and Richmond beat Davidson 69-58 in an Atlantic 10 opener on Saturday.
Sherod finished 4 of 6 from 3-point range, including one that gave the Spiders (3-10) a 59-53 lead with 2:52 left. From there, Richmond made 10 straight free throws to hold on for the win.
Thomas sparks Bucknell to 86-78 victory over Richmond
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Zach Thomas totaled 27 points on 9-of-13 shooting, including all three of his 3-pointers, and Bucknell got hot in the second half and rallied for an 86-78 victory over Richmond on Tuesday night.
Duncan, Lamb help Vermont hold off Richmond, 71-65
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Ernie Duncan scored 16 of his season-high 21 points in the second half and Anthony Lamb scored 14 to help Vermont hold off Richmond for a 71-65 win on Wednesday night.
Duncan was 7-of-11 shooting, including five 3-pointers, while Trae Bell-Haynes had 10 points and six assists for Vermont (6-1).
Delaware builds 33-point lead, holds off Richmond 76-63
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Ryan Daly scored 22 points, Eric Carter had 12 points and 12 rebounds, and Delaware State beat Richmond 76-63 on Friday night in a season opener.
Delaware State jumped out to a 33-point lead and led 49-20 at halftime, but Richmond made seven straight shots to cut its deficit to 55-40 with 12:06 remaining.
Daly buried a contested 3-pointer and Anthony Mosley added two free throws to push the margin back to 17.