RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Ibi Watson had a season-high 25 points as Dayton got past Rhode Island 84-72 in the Atlantic 10 Conference tournament second round on Thursday.
Mustapha Amzil and Jalen Crutcher each had 14 points for Dayton (14-8). Koby Brea had six rebounds.
Malik Martin had 17 points for the Rams (10-15). Antwan Walker added 13 points and Ishmael Leggett had 10 points.