RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — VCU continues to hold strong to a double-digit lead over Dayton in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament at the VCU Siegel Center.
The Rams lead the Flyers 49-33 with 11:47 remaining in regulation. VCU led 37-26 at halftime. Bones Hyland, who scored 22 first half points for VCU, left the game with an apparent injury. Hyland made 9 out of 15 from the floor, including three 3-pointers. Adrian Baldwin Jr. and Hason Ward have stepped up for the Rams, scoring 8 points apeice. Jamir Watkins has added 7 points for VCU.
Dayton’s shooting continues to go cold, having made just two of their last 11 shot attempts.
Jalen Crutcher continues to lead all Dayton scorers with 11 points.
The winner of this game meets the winner of Friday’s last quarterfinal game between George Mason and Davidson on Saturday in the A-10 semifinals. Stay with 8Sports for full coverage of the Atlantic 10 Tournament.