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Taylor helps Richmond beat Fordham 72-55
RICHMOND 72, FORDHAM 55
NEW YORK (AP) -- Deion Taylor scored 12 points and Richmond
easily handled woeful Fordham 72-55 on Saturday.
Terry Allen and Kendall Anthony each scored 11 points for the
Spiders (16-11, 6-6 Atlantic 10), who have won two straight.
Darien Brothers finished with 10 points.
Richmond went into halftime with a 31-23 lead, but more accurate
shooting help increased their advantage in the second half. The
Spiders shot 55.6 percent (15 of 27) from the floor in the
second half, compared to 37.5 percent (9 of 24) in the first.
Anthony knocked down a 3-pointer with 9:54 left to play to give
the Spiders a 52-36 lead. Derrick Williams made a free throw
with 3:38 remaining to push Richmond's lead to 22 points - the
largest of the game.
Mandell Thomas scored 17 points for the Rams (6-22, 2-11), who
have lost eight straight. Jeffrey Short had 12 points.
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