The game later went to double-overtime after Richmond's T.J. Cline converted a layup with 1.5 seconds remaining in the first extra period. The Spiders went on to win 67-53.
Graham's bucket at the end of regulation gave him 19 points. He finished with a game-high 25 points on 5-of-18 shooting, also going 14-of-18 from the foul line.
No. 22 VCU entered Wednesday on a three-game winning streak.
- Mike Fiammetta