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Alignment of Stars

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Looking up in the night time sky, if you know what you are looking for, you will notice a group of stars always visible at the latitudes between +90° and -60°. It is best visible, every year, at around 21:00 (9 p.m.) during the month of December; interesting facts drawn from a quick trip to wikipedia about the constellation Aries. ... Read More »

The day after: Quick thoughts following a win

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DOUG BROOKS RESPECTS THE PROCESS Doug Brooks was compared to Troy Daniels when he landed at VCU because of a reputation for his ability to hit the long ball out of high school. I’m starting to see a resemblance for something more important than just that: Brooks respects the process. Brooks failed to scratch in UVA’s game, logging zero minutes ... Read More »

Game Preview: VCU v No.23 Northern Iowa

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It feels like it’s been a year since the Rams last played. VCU fell in a rare home loss to No.6 UVA, snapping a 22-game home winning streak at the Siegel Center in front of yet another sold out crowd. It was a bitter pill to savor for a full week away from the court but the Rams have a ... Read More »

Upon further review: VCU v UVA

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Saturday’s highly anticipated rematch with UVA reminds me so much of one of my favorite holiday movie scenes that I feel the need to share it with you now. Watch, enjoy, then we’ll discuss. Odd comparison? To me it makes sense. Ram fans have waited sooooo long for a UVA matchup in Richmond, 16 years is what I’ve been told. Sure, ... Read More »

VCU lost a game

Havoc heads to San Diego as VCU draws SF Austin in their round of 64 game this Friday night.

I can think of no better way to start this little blog post than to quote my good friend and VCURamNation.com co-founder, Marcus Shrock, who said after last night’s loss: “I’ve not been alive long enough to see a team finish their NCAA season undefeated. Yet, every year someone wins a National Championship.” Now I know the naysayers will slam the ... Read More »