November 20, 2016

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) T.J. Cline scored 18 points, made all eight free throws, had nine boards and passed out five assists to help Richmond beat Robert Morris 81-69 on Sunday.

ShawnDre' Jones added 15 points and Marshall Wood finished with 14 points for the Spiders (2-1).

Matty McConnell made a 3-pointer at the 12:46 mark of the first half to give Robert Morris (0-4) an 18-12 lead before the Spiders went on a 17-2 run to go up nine after De'Monte Buckingham's steal and layup with 3:48 before halftime.

Lorenzen Wright Jr.'s 3 in the second half reduced the Colonials' deficit to 49-41 with 15 minutes remaining in the game, and marked the last time Robert Morris would have a single-digit deficit.

The Spiders shot 27 for 58 from the floor (46.6 percent) and made 20 of 25 free throws.

Isaiah Still led Robert Morris with 20 points.

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