VCU’s Briante Weber Is Touched By The “Headband Night” That Rams Fans Have Planned As A Tribute

One of the worst stories in college basketball this year is the knee injury to VCU senior guard Briante Weber. Weber, who was only 12 steals away from breaking the NCAA’s career record, tore his ACL and MCL in a loss to Richmond, ending his college career. To honor Weber, Rams fans have started a grassroots campaign to make tonight’s game against La Salle “headband night,...
Via College Spun
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

VCU G Briante Weber suffers major knee injury in loss

By Matt Hladik No. 14 VCU was upset 64-55 by Richmond on Saturday, but the biggest loss of the day came when it was determined that senior guard Briante Weber tore his the ACL, MCL and meniscus in his right knee during the game.  Weber was injured with less than four minutes to play against the Spiders. VCU announced the news late Saturday night. A tough blow for the 6-foot-2...
Via College Spun
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

VCU Basketball: Rams guard Briante Weber suspended indefinitely

RICHMOND, Va. – The 2013 NCAA steals leader Briante Weber was suspended Friday evening in an announcement released by the team.  Weber was cited in a petit larceny incident on July 24, which resulted in a court summons for the VCU guard.  The decision by coach Shaka Smart means the senior would sit out the first game of the year as well as the intra-squad game and preseason exhibition...
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

VCU Basketball: Shaka extends more 2015 offers

As fans keep track of Shaka’s 2015 offers, they sure must have been excited these past few weeks. The Ram’s coaching staff has found a few players recently who exude the VCU Havoc style. Aric Holman, Ty Hudson and Steve Enoch all caught Shaka’s eyes this summer. Each player has his own flare to him, but they all have those specific qualities that the Rams thrive on. Owensboro...
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

VCU Basketball: Projected starting five for the Ram’s 2014-15 season

VCU’s Head Coach Shaka Smart has one of his best recruiting classes coming in next season. Although the Rams graduated two top players, they have many strong returners. With the mix of these two groups of players, Coach Smart should have some serious speed and intensity on his court. Projecting the starting five in the lineup for the 2014-15 season is no easy task this early on...
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

VCU's Briante Weber leading nation in steals

VCU guard Briante Weber is a thief with a smile on his face. The junior with the white headband, quick hands and the big grin reflecting the enjoyment he gets from playing leads the nation in steals. He is averaging 3.8 a game and is on pace to break the Rams' career steals record. He needs three steals to set the record Saturday when VCU hosts city and Atlantic 10 Conference rival...
Via Associated Press
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

VCU Basketball: With a record of 11-3, why are the Rams not receiving credit?

With a record of 11-3 why are the Rams still not receiving credit? Year and year again it appears that VCU is underestimated by the media and by critics that give out kudos. The Rams have been off the AP Top 25 radar since week 6 as they were dropped from not even the top, just from receiving enough points to be listed below the poll. Since week 6 they haven’t been spoken about...
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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