RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - VCU looked impressive in its final tune-up before the regular season, topping California (PA), 92-43, in an exhibition game at a sold out Siegel Center.
The Rams shot 55% from the field for the contest and led 46-14 at halftime. Melvin Johnson led four Rams in double figures with 20 points. Freshman Justin Tillman scored 14 points and pulled down ten rebounds, adding two blocks. Terry Larrier and Jordan Burgess rounded out the VCU players in double figures with eleven and ten points, respectively.
VCU opens its regular season on Friday when the Rams face Tennessee at Navy in the Veterans Classic.