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Melvin Johnson

Melvin Johnson

Melvin JohnsonPosition: Shooting Guard
Year: Junior
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Hometown: Bronx, NY (St. Benedict’s Prep)

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Rams defeat Bearcats in road rout - The VCU men’s hoops team gifted Ram fans a blowout road win at Cincinnati today, rolling the Bearcats 68-47 to give the black and gold a top-50 road win early in the season. The Rams used a hot touch from deep to burry the Cats. VCU hit 48.4% of their 31 three-point attempts to jump out ...
Rams rally past Redbirds - VCU once again found themselves down big early against another tough road opponent, but this time dug themselves out of a hole en route to grinding out a 66-62 victory at Illinois State (3-3). The black and gold torched ISU last season, jumping out to a 30-point halftime lead, but this time it was the Redbirds ...
Rams bounce back, down Ducks - VCU wasted no time in putting Monday night’s loss against No.12 Villanova behind them, jumping out to a 12-0 start against the Oregon Ducks tonight then answering every challenge in the 77-63 win. The black and gold held Oregon scoreless for the first four minutes and to single digits over the first quarter of the game, but ...
Game Preview: #14 VCU v #12 Villanova - VCU heads to what has become a home away from home when they travel to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY to take on the No.12 Villanova Wildcats in the first of two games the Rams will play as a part of the Legends Classic. The Rams are coming off a 40-point throttling of UMES ...
Video: VCU outlasts Toledo - VCU knew they were in for a battle when the Toledo Rockets flew into town and it was a battle they got. The black and gold traded baskets with the Rockets in the first half but headed to the lockers trailing 45-42, in danger of seeing their 20-game home winning streak snapped. But Briante Weber ...
Video: VCU uses strong first half to rout Tennessee - 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 ...
Prediction: 2014-15 starting lineup - We’re close to a month away from college hoops officially beginning — 39 days actually, but no games, more midnight madness/official practice stuff. What better time to throw some darts at the wall in an attempt to predict this season’s starting lineup? Disclaimer: “starts” is probably the most overrated stat in all of sports, especially ...
Rams Visit Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU - Just one day after defeating #25 UVA with Treveon Graham’s game-ending 3 pointer, the Rams sent several players to Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU to spend some time with kids in the inpatient area. What’s heartwarming about this act of kidness, is this video below which shows Juvonte smiling (not such a rare thing ...
Audio: Melvin Johnson Talks Upcoming Season w/ Wes McElroy - VCU sophomore guard Melvin Johnson joined ESPN 910’s Wes McElroy yesterday to talk about VCU’s upcoming season.
Preview: VCU v VCU (The Black & Gold Game) - Welcome back basketball, we’ve missed you. Rams fans will get their first look at Havoc 5.0 this Sunday in an open to the public free scrimmage pitting Ram against Ram as a warm up to regular season action. The game tips at 6PM with gates opening at 5PM, all seating is general admission (so get ...

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