RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — KeShawn Curry had a career-high 28 points on 9-for-11 shooting and VCU defeated Rhode Island 73-64 on Tuesday night.

Hason Ward had 13 points and 10 rebounds for VCU (15-7, 8-3 Atlantic 10 Conference). Jalen DeLoach added 11 rebounds. Vince Williams Jr. had seven assists.

Makhel Mitchell had 12 points and 10 rebounds for Rhode Island (12-10, 3-7), which has now lost six consecutive games.

Makhi Mitchell added 11 points and seven rebounds. Jeremy Sheppard had 11 points and seven assists.

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