Shuler leads VCU to 60-39 victory over Delaware
RICHMOND, Va. (AP)—Jamal Shuler scored 21 points to lead Virginia Commonwealth to a 60-39 victory over Delaware on Wednesday night.
The Rams (12-4, 5-1 Colonial Athletic Association) pulled into a first place tie with the Blue Hens (8-8, 5-1), who missed 15 straight shots in the first half.
Shuler scored 11 during VCU’s 23-4 run in the first half. The Rams led at the half 34-17 behind Shuler, whose six field goals matched the Blue Hens total. Delaware missed 18 of 24 field-goal attempts.
The Blue Hens could get no closer than 13 in the second half.
Marc Egerson and Herb Courtney each had 11 points for the Blue Hens.