Boxscore
VCU 90, Duquesne 63
Saturday, January 19, 2013 7:00 PM
Location - A. J. Palumbo Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Officials - Eric Anderson, Ken Clark, Kevin O'Connell
Attendance - 6278

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
VCU 44 46 90
Duquesne 18 45 63

Recap


No. 19 Virginia Commonwealth 90, Duquesne 63: Rob Brandenberg scored a season-high 22 points to go with six rebounds and Treveon Graham added 20  as the visiting Rams rolled to their 13th consecutive victory to remain undefeated in their first season of Atlantic 10 play.

Juvonte Reddic chipped in 16 points and six boards and Darius Theus dished out eight assists for VCU (16-3, 4-0 Atlantic 10), which won its 100th game under coach Shaka Smart (100-31). Smart is the 12th NCAA Division I coach to earn 100 victories in his first four seasons. 

Freshman Derrick Colter scored 15 points to lead four players in double figures for Duquesne (7-11, 0-4), which has lost six straight.  

The Rams opened it up with 11 straight points to make it 24-12 midway through the first half and led by double digits the rest of the way. Duquesne went almost seven minutes between field goals as the lead grew to 44-18 at halftime. 

VCU dominated inside, outrebounding the Dukes 42-29 and holding big advantages in points in the paint (36-18) and second-chance points (24-10). 

GAME NOTEBOOK: VCU's winning streak is the longest under Smart and the second-longest in program history. The Rams won 16 straight in 1980-81. … Colter has scored in double digits in 10 consecutive games. … Rams G Troy Daniels made two 3-pointers, making him the second player in school history with 200 made 3-pointers (B.A. Walker, 269). 

VCU Rams

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Troy Daniels 28:00 2-8 2-8 0-0 0 1 1 1 3 0 3 0 6
Juvonte Reddic 22:00 8-10 0-0 0-0 5 1 6 0 2 0 0 0 16
Treveon Graham 21:00 7-14 5-9 1-2 1 3 4 2 1 1 0 1 20
Rob Brandenberg 25:00 7-11 5-8 3-7 3 3 6 2 0 1 0 0 22
Darius Theus 23:00 1-3 0-1 0-2 0 2 2 8 4 4 3 0 2
Melvin Johnson 22:00 4-12 0-4 0-0 4 0 4 1 1 1 0 0 8
Jarred Guest 15:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 3 3 6 1 2 1 1 0 2
Briante Weber 13:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 0
D.J. Haley 11:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 3 2 5 0 3 0 1 1 6
Justin Tuoyo 4:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Teddy Okereafor 9:00 1-1 0-0 2-2 0 1 1 3 1 1 2 0 4
David Hinton 7:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 2
TOTAL 200 36-72 12-31 6-13 19 19 38 20 19 10 12 3 90
  50.0% 38.7% 46.2% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 12

Duquesne Dukes

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Andre Marhold 10:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 4 0 3 0 0
Kadeem Pantophlet 25:00 1-4 1-3 0-0 1 4 5 0 1 0 2 0 3
Sean Johnson 26:00 3-10 0-1 5-7 0 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 11
Jerry Jones 19:00 1-4 0-1 0-0 2 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 2
Derrick Colter 32:00 6-11 2-3 1-2 0 3 3 4 1 0 5 0 15
Martins Abele 8:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 2
Mamadou Datt 8:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
Jeremiah Jones 25:00 3-7 0-1 4-4 2 1 3 1 2 0 2 0 10
Marvin Binney 19:00 2-3 2-3 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 6
Sam Bott 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nick Foschia 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Quevyn Winters 24:00 4-10 2-7 2-2 1 1 2 1 4 1 2 0 12
TOTAL 200 22-52 7-19 12-16 8 15 23 8 16 4 19 1 63
  42.3% 36.8% 75.0% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 19