VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH RUMORS
Juvonte Reddic scored eight of his 24 points during a 17-2 second-half run and VCU beat longtime rival Old Dominion for the fourth consecutive time, 69-48, on Sunday.
Reddic made 12 of 16 shots, and added 12 rebounds, four blocks for the Rams (8-2), who trailed 41-40 before JeQuan Lewis' basket in the lane sparked the go-ahead burst with just over 12 minutes remaining.
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1 day ago
VCU’s powerful forward, Mo Alie-Cox, demands attention with his performance in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off. Alie-Cox sat out during the 2012-2013 season after the NCAA deemed him a partial qualifier, but this season he’s not only on the court, he’s on fire.
Fans knew they could expect great things from Alie-Cox, but the incredible leadership and power he has revealed this early...
Briante Weber scored 16 points and No. 14 Virginia Commonwealth pulled away in the second half to remain unbeaten with a 92-71 victory over visiting Winthrop on Saturday night.
The Rams are 3-0 for the first time since the 2010-2011 season, which ended with a trip to the Final Four. They led 58-52 when redshirt freshman Mo Alie-Cox hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key. Rob Brandenberg...
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23 days ago
Treveon Graham scored 22 points, including a tie-breaking 3-pointer with 1.1 seconds to play, and No. 14 VCU beat No. 25 Virginia 59-56 on Tuesday night in front a sellout crowd at John Paul Jones Arena.
The Rams (2-0) trailed for almost all of the final 10 minutes until Graham's steal and baseline jumper gave them a 56-55 lead with 1:18 left.
Malcolm Brogdon then hit just...
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27 days ago
Juvonte Reddic had 13 points and eight rebounds and No. 14 VCU used a 33-7 first-half run to take command on its way to a 96-58 victory over Illinois State on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
The Rams, ranked to start the season for the first time in program history, led 9-4 when Reddic started the suspense-ending blitz with a dunk off a feed from Rob Brandenburg...
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November 08, 2013
Welcome to The Sports Bank’s fourth annual college basketball season preview series where we break 111 teams in the 111 days leading up to the opening tip-off of the 2013-2014 season. We will rank the 84 power conference teams (including the new Big East and American Athletic Conferences) and top 27 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order. We’ll break down rosters...
Rockets general manager Daryl Morey announced that the team signed rookie free agent Troy Daniels on Thursday.
Daniels a guard from Virginia Commonwealth University had 124 3-pointers for the Rams last season (highest single-season total in school history). He finished with 251 3-pointers in is college career.
For more preseason coverage of the 2013-14 college basketball season, click here.
On the second day of the 2013 Atlantic 10 Conference tournament, HAVOC ensued. Virginia Commonwealth University, and its large, intensely faithful fan base entered the Barclays Center after their first round bye, providing an energy that day one had severely lacked.
Shaka Smart and his VCU Rams...
ESPN Top-100 ranked Mike Gilmore has officially committed to the VCU rams after visiting the campus earlier in September. Gilmore, at ESPN #76, is yet another four star class of 2014 player that will bring speed and size to the team. Head coach Shaka Smart recruited Gilmore as a stretch four and with his size of 6’9” and his well-built shooting skills he won’t disappoint.
VCU welcomes four extremely talented players that have committed to the Rams for their 2013-2014 season. Adding these new teammates to the undeniable talent already on the team greatly helps VCU’S chance at making the NCAA Tournament once again.
Class of 2013 Point Guard, Jequan Lewis, committed to VCU over his second finalist UGA. With his 24.9 average points per game, he looks...
An “off-season” never really means “off” and from what we’ve seen thus far, this summer has been very successful for the VCU Rams. In these past few weeks the team scored their fifth all-star recruit, Justin Tillman. Tillman is a strong player standing at 6’8” but what tends to be his strongest characteristic is his wingspan which is said to be about 7’2”. That...
VCU says reserve center D.J. Haley has left the men's basketball program to focus on academic interests.
Coach Shaka Smart made the announcement Wednesday, two days before the No. 25 Rams' debut in the Atlantic 10 Conference tournament.
Smart says the junior from Palmdale, Calif., indicated ''his heart is no longer invested in basketball'' and he wishes...
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March 13, 2013
“Havoc” is the style of play that Shaka Smart has embedded into the Virginia Commonwealth Rams as he has captured the college basketball scene with the fast, frenetic style that doesn’t allow offenses to breathe. On the flip side, a healthy serving of “Havoc” has the mentality of a sprinter on a 94-foot track.
It’s a mentality too as the Rams were challenged as well on...
College basketball is right around the corner. Games will be starting before you know it, and practices are just right around the corner.
Here at Roundballchat I will release my top 100 teams for the 2012-13 college basketball season. I will start at 100 and count my way down. I will rank all the 75 programs in the six major conferences, as well as 25 mid majors in my top 100 countdown...
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Bradford Burgess helped lead Virginia Commonwealth to the 2011 Final Four.