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Video: VCU uses strong first half to rout Tennessee

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VCU wasted no time in kicking off the season with a bang, posting 48 first half points and an 18-point halftime lead the Rams would use to comfortably distance themselves from the Vols in tonight’s 85-69 win as a part of the Veterans Classic in Annapolis, MD. Melvin Johnson did most of the first half damage, scoring 20 of his game-high 23 ... Read More »

Game Preview: VCU v Tennessee

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The Rams will officially tip of the 2014-15 regular season tonight, not at the Stu or in front of a hostile road crowd, instead at the home of the US Navel Academy in a neutral court season opener in Annapolis, Maryland. Both teams are coming off NCAA tournament appearances, the Rams having been upset in the round of 64 while Tennessee ... Read More »

Introducing VCU’s 2015 Class

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Ram fans had the basketball equivalent of opening a present on Christmas Eve today when the black and gold finalized their 2015 recruiting class with two major signings just a day before tomorrow’s regular season opener against Tennessee. Things started early and with extreme build up as ESPN’s No.58 player in the 2015 class, Tevin Mack, took to the stage ... Read More »

VCU gets commitment from elite prospect Tevin Mack

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VCU landed another monster commitment for their 2015 class today, securing ESPN’s No.58 prospect in that class – Tevin Mack of Columbia, SC. The Rams have been on Mack prior to him blowing up after posting some eye-popping AAU numbers with the Carolina Wolves where he outscored a number of the nation’s best recruits and displayed a smooth shooting stroke and ... Read More »

FanZone Submission: Three-ring Havoc circus

JWill

VCURamNation.com will be featuring Fan submissions. Simply click on the FanZone link at the top of the site, submit your story (including pictures if you have any, if not we can supply some!) and the rest is Ram Nation history. Here’s our first submission from “Mattering Ram”, one of the fine folks at  the “Ramble On” podcast. Havoc is fun, ... Read More »

Video: Weber-less Rams dominate Cal U (PA)

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The black and gold got one more tune up before next Friday’s regular season opener, this time taking on Shaka Smart mentor, Bill Brown, and his Cal U Vulcans. The Rams were without senior point guard Briante Weber but had no problem with Cal U, throttling the Vulcans to the tune of a 92-43 drubbing that saw just one VCU ... Read More »