TILLMAN LEADS RAMS IN SPAIN FINALE

Score: VCU 76, Combinat Catala 51
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Record: VCU 4-0 on Spanish Tour
 
The short story: Junior Justin Tillman scored a team-high 22 points and corralled 10 rebounds to spark a 76-51 VCU win over Combinat Catala Sunday in Barcelona. The contest caps VCU's four-game exhibition tour of Spain.
 
NOTES
  • Tillman led three players in double figures. Freshman De'Riante Jenkins added 12 points and seven rebounds for the Rams, while senior Ahmed Hamdy provided 11 points and nine boards.
  • VCU jumped out to a 20-1 lead in the game and never looked back.
  • Freshman Samir Doughty added nine points and two steals.
  • Ten Rams played at least 11 minutes and scored.
  • The Black and Gold limited Catala to 29-percent shooting and forced 23 turnovers.
  • VCU won its four games on the exhibition tour, which included stops in Madrid, Valencia and Barcelona, by an average of 25.4 points.
WHAT'S NEXT
VCU will return home on Monday, Aug. 22. 
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