Richmond escapes St. Joseph's 52-49
Brothers grabbed a team-high nine boards and scored 12 points for the Spiders (16-15, 6-8 Atlantic-10 Conference) who shot 40.9 percent (18 of 44) from the field.
Richmond trailed 24-23 at intermission but opened the second half with four 3-pointers to take a 40-29 lead with 14:35 left to play.
St. Joseph's rallied to tie the game 49-all with 32 seconds remaining, but Brothers made three free throws in the final 30 seconds to seal the win.
Richmond scored 10 points off 10 St. Joseph's turnovers and outscored the Hawks 20-16 in the paint.
Updated February 22, 2012