Virginia Commonwealth beats Hofstra 68-60

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP)—Eric Maynor scored 12 of his 21 points in the second half Saturday, leading Virginia Commonwealth to a 68-60 win over Hofstra.

The Pride missed 12 of its first 13 field goals in the second half, but the Rams (11-5, 4-1 Colonial Athletic Association) could not take advantage. With the game tied at 32 with 14:49 remaining, Larry Sanders’ followup ignited a 20-8 Rams spurt. Maynor scored 10 during the run.

Sanders finished with his third double-double in the last 5 games, scoring 16 points and grabbing 13 rebounds. Joey Rodriguez and Kiril Pishchalnikov had 10 points.

Charles Jenkins led the Pride (10-6, 2-3) with 13 points and Greg Johnson added 10. Hofstra has never won in seven trips to the Siegel Center.

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Charles Jenkins Charles Jenkins
5-16,  15 Pts
8 Rebs, 5 Assists
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Eric Maynor Eric Maynor
8-19,  21 Pts
3 Rebs, 4 Assists

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