Rams make 2012 Thanksgiving plans, will Battle 4 the Bahamas

Enjoyed your Thanksgiving with uncle Earl but kinda wished you were sitting on a beach after watching VCU play one of the top programs in basketball?

Well start saving your spare change, because VCU has recently been added to a star-studded 2012 Battle 4 Atlantis field that includes the likes of Duke, Memphis Stanford, Louisville, Missouri, Minnesota, and that last team to crush Kansas’ tournament hopes before VCU…Northern Iowa.

The games will take place next Thanksgiving weekend, November 22-24. Details here.

The 2011 bracket included the likes of the 2011 National Champion UConn Huskies, VCU Sweet 16 victim Florida State, UMass, College of Charleston, the University of Central Florida, Utah, UNC Asheville, and surprise winner of this year’s bracket, Harvard.

A two-time graduate of VCU (School of the Arts '07, Center for Sport Leadership '10), Mat is a co-founder of VCU Ram Nation and a longtime fan as the ...