- Nov 25, 2019
The VCU Rams defeated the Saint Joseph’s Hawks 80-64 this afternoon in Hagan Arena. VCU provided a steady stream of scoring on their way to victory. The Rams played great defense and had no problem scoring on Saint Joe’s. On the other side, Saint Joe’s was missing their number one scoring option in Ryan Daly, who was out with an injury. The Hawks had issues finding easy baskets around the rim as they continued to settle for outside jumpers the entire game.
Keep VCU on your Radar
Heading into this matchup, VCU was heavily favored and for a good reason. On a per-game basis, the Rams rank 6th in steals and 14th in blocks nationally. Against the Hawks, the Rams continued their staunch defense by forcing 13 steals and four blocks.
On the offensive side of the ball VCU had five players score within double digits. Nah’Shon Hyland, VCU’s best offensive player this season, didn’t even break double...