BALANCED RAMS RUN TO 26-POINT VICTORY

Score: VCU 104, Combinat Catala 78
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Record: VCU 3-0 on Spanish Tour
 
The short story: Ahmed Hamdy led five players in double figures with 22 points and hot-shooting VCU sprinted past Combinat Catala Friday night in the third game of the Rams' summer exhibition tour.
 
NOTES
  • Hamdy, who played 19 minutes Friday, knocked down 9-of-13 attempts from the floor and hauled in 10 rebounds. It's Hamdy's second straight double-double in Spain.
  • Freshman guard De'Riante Jenkins turned in his strongest performance of the trip with 16 points, five rebounds, five assists and a couple of impressive dunks in transition.
  • Junior Johnny Williams provided a strong floor game and scored 12 points.
  • All 11 Rams in uniform played at least 10 minutes and scored a bucket.
  • VCU shot .595 (44-of-74) from the field in the game.
  • Powhatan, Virginia native Trevor Gilliam suited up for Combinat Catala and played 16 minutes.
  • Earlier in the day, VCU visited Camp Nou, home of FC Barcelona, as well as Barcelona's Olympic Stadium. 
WHAT'S NEXT
  • The Rams will finish their summer tour with one final game in Barcelona on Sunday, Aug. 21. 


 

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