Melvin Johnson

Melvin JohnsonPosition: Guard
Year: Senior
Height: 6-4
Weight: 190
Hometown: Bronx, NY

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Game preview: VCU v George Washington [INSIDER] - VCU will look to extend their winning streak to 13 with a stiff home test Saturday afternoon against the Colonials of George Washington. Mike Lonergan’s squad is big, talented and is the only A-10 team outside of VCU that currently ranks within the top-five in both offensive and defensive efficiency in conference games. The Rams swept
Game Preview: VCU at La Salle [INSIDER] - Before I get into talking about these teams, their A-10 standings and any bit of discussion of win streaks, let’s take a quick look at VCU’s recent history against Philadelphia teams. VCU v Saint Joseph’s: Rams survived at SJU in overtime this season, fell at Saint Joseph’s two seasons prior thanks to a controversial charge call
Turning point: How and when VCU’s offense flipped the switch [INSIDER] - “If we play like we did against Cincinnati, that same connectedness and some of the stuff that we did, the next 20-21 games, we’ll like the result in a majority of them.” Will Wade wasn’t pleased with the result when his Rams lost their only home contest of the season, a 69-63 L to Mick
A-10 snapshot and a look at VCU’s remaining path [INSIDER] - 8-0. It’s VCU best Atlantic 10 start and their first 8-0 conference start since the 2007 season. The Rams won both the CAA regular season and tournament titles that year thanks to a backcourt consisting of names like Walker, Pellot-Rosa, Shuler and a breakout sophomore named Maynor. The black and gold finished 16-2 in the
Opposing fans chant/wonder “Where is Shaka?” - Where is Shaka? Apparently both Richmond and Davidson fans want to know, both having chanted that very question in what ended up as two home losses for the two at the hands of Will Wade and his VCU Rams. A simple Google search would answer that question for them anyway. Shaka Smart is in Austin,
Game Preview: VCU at Davidson [INSIDER] - A rowdy Belk Arena and a sharp-shooting Davidson Wildcats team stands between VCU and their 11th consecutive win. The Rams will hope to be road warriors once again, taking an undefeated 3-0 road record to Charlotte for the first time since last season’s 82-55 road loss. The Wildcats on the other hand will look to
Video: Rams use second half rally to defeat St. Bonaventure [INSIDER] - VCUs win-streak looked in danger of ending at nine today to the St. Bonaventure Bonnies, but 51 second half points helped the A-10’s only undefeated stretch that streak to 10 while remaining in sole-possession of first place in the conference. Relive the action through the video below while the Rams prepare for a tough two-game road stretch
Game Preview: VCU v St. Bonaventure [INSIDER] - VCU and St. Bonaventure will finally tip it up today after winter storm Jonas wreaked some havoc of its own on hoops schedules along the East Coast. Will a foot of snow outside be enough to cool down a red-hot VCU team looking for their 10th consecutive win? Or can VCU down the Bonnies and continue
Recap: VCU Cruises to Victory Over Dukes, 93-71 - VCU looked to push their 8 game winning streak to 9 as they hosted Duquesne on Wednesday night at the Stuart C. Siegel Center. The Dukes entered Richmond with a 12-6 overall record and hope to silence the sold out crowd. VCU holds the series record between the two teams at 4-0 with help from

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