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Francis scores 21 to carry Richmond over Duquesne 73-62

Mar. 6, 2020 9:41 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Blake Francis had 21 points as Richmond topped Duquesne 73-62 on Friday night. Grant Golden had 13 points for Richmond (24-7, 14-4 Atlantic 10 Conference), which earned its fourth straight victory. Nick Sherod added 13 points. Nathan Cayo had 11 points. Tavian Dunn-Martin had 17 points...

Sherod's 19 lift Richmond past Davidson, 80-63

Mar. 3, 2020 9:08 PM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nick Sherod made four 3-pointers and scored 14 points during a 23-6 second-half run and Richmond clinched a double-bye in the Atlantic 10 Tournament with a 80-63 victory against Davidson on Tuesday night. Sherod finished with 19 points, all but two coming after halftime, Blake Francis...

Francis scores 20 points, Richmond wallops UMass, 95-71

Feb. 29, 2020 8:47 PM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Blake Francis had 20 points as Richmond easily beat UMass 95-71 on Saturday night. Nick Sherod had 16 points and six rebounds for Richmond (22-7, 12-4 Atlantic 10 Conference), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Nathan Cayo added 14 points and eight rebounds. Grant Golden...

Francis helps Richmond hold off George Washington 73-70

Feb. 26, 2020 9:48 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Blake Francis scored 19 points and Richmond held off George Washington 73-70 on Wednesday night. Francis sank 7 of 15 shots from the floor, including both of his 3-point tries, for the Spiders (21-7, 11-4 Atlantic 10 Conference). Nick Sherod hit three 3-pointers and scored 15, while Grant...

Welch, English deliver late as St. Bonaventure tops Richmond

Feb. 22, 2020 10:05 PM EST

SAINT BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) — Dominick Welch had 16 points and 12 rebounds and Jaren English scored 17 points to help Saint Bonaventure to a 75-71 win over Richmond on Saturday night. Welch made one of two free throws with 50 seconds remaining to give the Bonnies a 69-59 lead before Richmond went on an...

Golden scores 21 as Richmond defeats George Mason 65-50

Feb. 20, 2020 12:37 AM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Grant Golden had 21 points as Richmond topped George Mason 65-50 on Wednesday night. Blake Francis had 14 points for Richmond (20-6, 10-3 Atlantic 10 Conference), which earned its fifth straight win. Nathan Cayo added seven rebounds. Jordan Miller had 11 points and nine rebounds for...

Sherod scores 23 to carry Richmond past VCU 77-59

Feb. 15, 2020 7:15 PM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nick Sherod drained 5 of 7 3-pointers and scored 23 points and Richmond beat VCU 77-59 on Saturday. Grant Golden had 15 points, 10 rebounds and six assists for Richmond (19-6, 9-3 Atlantic 10 Conference), which won its fourth consecutive game. Blake Francis added 13 points, Nathan Cayo...

Golden carries Richmond over La Salle 74-47

Feb. 12, 2020 9:48 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Grant Golden had 16 points as Richmond rolled past La Salle 74-47 on Wednesday night. Blake Francis had 14 points for Richmond (18-6, 8-3 Atlantic 10 Conference). Tyler Burton added 12 points and seven rebounds. Nathan Cayo had 12 points. Sherif Kenney had 14 points for the Explorers...

Gilyard, Richmond down Fordham 59-53

Feb. 8, 2020 4:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob Gilyard scored 22 points on 7-of-11 shooting and Richmond beat Fordham 59-53 on Saturday. Chris Austin's basket with 11:20 left gave the Rams a 44-36 lead. Grant Golden countered with a jump shot, and that sparked a 14-0 Richmond (17-6, 7-3 Atlantic 10) run and they never trailed...

Golden leads Richmond over George Washington 76-54

Feb. 1, 2020 8:55 PM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Grant Golden had 20 points as Richmond easily beat George Washington 76-54 on Saturday night. Nick Sherod had 15 points for Richmond (16-6, 6-3 Atlantic 10 Conference). Tyler Burton added 12 points. Nathan Cayo had 10 points. Jacob Gilyard, who was second on the Spiders in scoring...