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Game Preview: No.7 VCU v No.10 Ohio State

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VCU will dance for the fifth consecutive year under head coach Shaka Smart and will play their third NCAA tournament game in Portland’s Moda Center in an NCAA tournament setting since 2012. VCU is 1-1 in that building, having upset the Wichita State Shockers in 2012 just before dropping a heart-breaker late to Indiana. That team featured freshmen versions of ...

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Atlantic 10 Tournament Preview

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First thing tomorrow morning I depart for Brooklyn, NY in a packed car full of some of my best friends en route to my favorite trip of the year. Our annual pilgrimage to the Big Apple combines my love of college basketball, good times with friends and tons of free food via the wonderful folks at the Atlantic 10 conference and ...

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Game Preview: VCU v George Mason

VCU will honor three amazing seniors tonight when the Rams host George Mason for Senior Night.

VCU looks to get back on track in a senior night season finale against in-state rival George Mason. The Rams have lost their last three games, the longest losing streak since 2004 and the first three-gamer under head coach Shaka Smart. George Mason is coming off a blowout loss of their own, having dropped a 16-point home decision to George Washington. ...

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This Too Shall Pass; The Case For Insanity

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Albert Einstein is oft times quoted for the relative and practical definition of insanity; “Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” This definition we have heard used countless times, but more times than not, rightly so, applied in a negative light, is ringing around in my head for more than a blog post. Allow this ...

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Game Preview: VCU at Davidson

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What a wild conference season it has been. The Rams looked to be on track to fulfill their preseason expectations as the unanimous No.1 in a down Atlantic 10 but have lost five of their last nine and are fighting to avoid a Thursday game in Brooklyn. Davidson on the other hand started their A-10 ride at a mediocre 5-4 but have ...

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