We put together a flashback collection of images from VCU’s win over Kansas to advance to the Final Four. Relive the memories!
You’re going to want to print this one out and hang it on your fridge with one of your favorite old VCU schedule magnets (yes, we miss those too). Behold, the list of NBA Summer League games on NBA TV featuring former Rams. July 9th 11AM Brooklyn v Orlando (Bradford Burgess) (rerun at 12AM 7/10) July 10th 3PM Detroit v Orlando (Burgess) (rerun at 4AM 7/11) July 11th 11PM Utah v Orlando (Burgess) July 12th 5PM Philadelphia v Orlando (Burgess) [...]
Just a quick thought on this year’s NBA Draft… Thomas Robinson, anyone heard of him? He’s the breakout Kansas junior who’s currently hovering around the top two picks in most NBA mock drafts, and deservedly so after a spectacular season with the Jayhawks that saw him post 17.9 points and 11.8 rebounds/game en route to a national title appearance. In two days, Robinson will get drafted, making him the third Kansas big man in two years to find himself drafted [...]
VCU legend Jamie Skeen will get another chance at impressing NBA GMs since working out in last season’s NBA combine. This time, Skeen will join the Chicago Bulls during a NBA Summer League that will see a record 24 teams compete. Following VCU’s magical 2011 run to the Final 4 where the Charlotte, NC native wracked up NCAA All-Tournament team honors, Skeen was invited to last year’s Draft combine but was unable to land a spot on an NBA roster [...]
Wonders of technology isn’t just the easy science class everyone takes at VCU their freshman year, it’s also a term that best describes our ability to do a video interview with Jamie Skeen this afternoon, all the way from his new home in southern Israel. Skeen was a major part of the Ram’s magical run to the Final 4 two seasons ago, leading VCU in scoring that season and eventually becoming the first-ever Ram to be named to an All-NCAA [...]
March Madness ended roughly three months ago, but the VCU men’s basketball team is yet again finding headlines. On Wednesday, July 13th, Head Coach Shaka Smart will be joined by recently graduated Ed Nixon, Joey Rodriguez, Jamie Skeen and Brandon Rozzell at the 2011 ESPN ESPY awards where they will hope to pick up the award for this year’s “Best Upset”. VCU’s historic tournament run will be pitted against Fabricio Werdum’s MMA upset over Fedor Emelianenko, Blame the horse’s upset [...]