Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/19/14
VCU coach Shaka Smart warned his team all week. He should have warned them again in the closing minutes. ''Coach has been telling us all week, `Don't get comfortable with success,''' point guard Darius Theus said after the No. 19 Rams' 86-74 loss at Richmond in overtime on Thursday night, a game they seemed to have in the bag with under a minute to play. ''We got slapped in the face tonight,'' Theus said. Kendall Anthony scored 21 of his 26 points after halftime and Darien Brothers hit two huge 3-pointers as Richmond ended the Rams' 13-game winning streak. Richmond trailed by seven with 40 seconds to play, rallied to tie it on Brothers' 3-pointer with 1.5 seconds left and rolled in the OT. ''I felt like we had it,'' Theus said. ''We just let a few plays slip up. We just had a few defensive mishaps and they made a lot of plays. Their guys stepped up. We just have to finish the game.'' During their winning streak, the Rams had won by an average of 21.8 points. But when the Spider...
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