Charlottesville, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - Treveon Graham had 22 points,
including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1.9 seconds remaining to lift No. 14 VCU
past No. 25 Virginia, 59-56, on Tuesday night.
The Rams (2-0) ended the game on a 10-1 run.
After Darion Atkins' right baseline jumper staked the Cavaliers (1-1) a 55-49
cushion with 2:55 left, Juvonte Reddic's putback dunk and Jordan Burgess'
right corner triple on back-to-back touches whittled the deficit to 55-54 with
2:21 to play.
A little more than a minute later, Graham forced a steal and got his right
baseline floater to fall for a 56-55 VCU lead with 1:18 on the clock. Joe
Harris missed a 3 at the other end, but the Rams' Briante Weber clanked the
front end of a one-and-one with 27 ticks remaining.
The Cavs' Malcolm Brogdon drew a foul with 9.7 seconds left and split the pair
to knot the tilt at 56-56.
Rob Brandenberg was unable to find a driving lane following a VCU timeout and
dished to Graham, who drained his deep jumper from several feet beyond the top
Justin Anderson's desperation triple at the horn ricocheted sharply off the
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