RICHMOND, Va. -- Marcus Santos-Silva tallied 19 points and 12 rebounds to lift VCU to a 76-42 win over Rhode Island on Tuesday night, the team's seventh consecutive victory.
Santos-Silva shot 9 for 12 from the floor.
Rhode Island totaled 20 points in the second half, a season low for the team.
VCU leveled the season series against Rhode Island with the win. Rhode Island defeated VCU 71-65 on Jan. 23. VCU matches up against George Washington at home on Saturday. Rhode Island plays Davidson at home on Friday.
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