RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Mike Glover scored 24 points and hot-shooting Iona cruised past Richmond 88-79 on Wednesday night.
Glover made 11 of 13 field goal attempts as the Gaels (8-2) shot 58.7 percent (37 of 63), their second-best shooting effort this season. Iona entered the game second in the nation in scoring average (87.4).
Iona trailed 42-41 early in the second half, then used a 10-0 burst to take a 51-42 lead with 14:11 to play. A 9-0 run a few minutes later gave the Gaels their biggest lead at 74-56 with 6:12 to play.
Cedric Lindsay scored 21 points, Kendall Anthony added 18 and Darrius Garrett posted his first career double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds for Richmond (6-4), which has lost two straight.
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