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Reddic lands Portsmouth Invitational invite

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 »

Shaka Rejects Contract Upgrade, Allocates Money to Team

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When the coaching carousel started spinning this postseason, it didn’t take long for college basketball fanatics to begin speculating on VCU head coach Shaka Smart’s next move. This has come to be an annual headache for VCU fans, as major programs across the country try to position themselves to lure Smart in with money, prestige, and power. Over the past ... 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 »

Weber Finalist for National Defensive POY

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Briante Weber broke the VCU all-time steals record this season, recording a total of 290 steals in just 3 years in uniform. But VCU fans first took notice of Weber’s incredible defensive skill during his freshman year, where he first began chasing the national steals leaderboards with very limited playing time. Today, Weber is nationally recognized for his defensive prowess, ... 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 »

Rhoades accepts head coaching position at Rice

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CBSSports.com’s Jon Rothstein is reporting VCU assistant, Mike Rhoades, will accept the head coaching position at Rice. Rhoades was the Associate Head Coach under Shaka Smart and has been with the Rams since Smart took over at VCU. A national champ at DIII Lebanon Valley, Rhoades got his coaching start at nearby Randolph Macon where he coached for three seasons under ... Read More »