Author Archives: Mat Shelton

Cason joins coaching staff

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Via VCUAthletics.com VCU men’s basketball Head Coach Shaka Smart announced the addition of Assistant Coach David Cason to his staff on Wednesday. Cason has been an assistant at Vanderbilt University for the past three seasons. Cason replaces Mike Rhoades, who became the head coach at Rice University earlier this month. It is the fourth straight year a VCU assistant has been handed the reins ... Read More »

The replacements: Reloading post Reddic, Brandenberg

VCU will play in their second A-10 Championship game since joining the conference last season.

One of the beauties (or headaches) of college basketball is the four-year cycle of attrition that almost always results in your best players moving on to bigger and better things, via graduation or in the rare case at VCU, early NBA draft entry — only one player up to this point has been in that position at VCU, Larry Sanders ... Read More »

Reddic lands Portsmouth Invitational invite

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Official release via VCUAthletics.com RICHMOND, Va. – Senior Juvonte Reddic of the VCU men’s basketball program has seen his name on several NBA mock drafts. This upcoming weekend, he’ll have a chance to move his name up that draft board. Reddic will join a host of other NBA hopefuls at this weekend’s 2014 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. He will be the third Ram ... Read More »

A look ahead: The 2014-15 Atlantic 10

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We’re just a week past the official end to the 2013-14 college basketball season, some seven months until next year’s action, but that hasn’t stopped national pundits from looking ahead to next year’s early rankings and bracketology. On paper, things are looking good for the Rams, once again. ESPN ranked VCU No.14 in their “Way-Too-Early Top 25″, as well as ... Read More »

Ram Nation supporter, HDL, Inc., to open new patient centers in Virginia

HDL, Inc. President & CEO, Tanya Mallory, is a VCU grad and a huge fan of VCU basketball.

So you’ve seen the “HDL, Inc.” logo all around campus, and know HDL is a VCU and VCURamNation.com supporter, but what is it that they actually do? Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. offers heart testing that digs deeper than cholesterol, looking at all sorts of additional biomarkers for heart disease, diabetes, and other related conditions (the company recently started moving into blood ... Read More »

Reddic selected to NABC All-Star Game

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Juvonte Reddic will have one more game as a Ram, this time as a member of the East squad in this year’s NABC All-Star game. The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced the rosters today for the 2014 Reese’s Division I College All-Star game, which will be played as part of Final Four Friday at the 2014 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball ... Read More »