RICHMOND, VA — RICHMOND, Va. -- Loyola College made up all but one of a 17-point second-half deficit, but the University of Richmond hung on for a 68-64 non-conference victory at the Robins Center last night.
Down by 59-42 when Kenny Wood followed a shot with 6 minutes, 47 seconds left, the Greyhounds closed to 65-64 with 35 seconds to go. Michael Reese had 10 of the 22 Loyola points, and Tracy Bergan and Kevin Anderson completed the run with six points each. They wrapped it up with a 12-1 run in a four-minute span.
Loyola shot 60 percent from the field in gaining a 32-28 halftime lead, but the Spiders scored the first 11 points in the opening six minutes of the second half.