VCU and Butler both get the week off to prepare for a marquee A-10 showdown that pits the two against each other in a bit of a Final 4 rematch this Saturday in Richmond.
A win would be huge for either, as the Rams (10-3 in conference) and Bulldogs (9-4) are competing to remain among the top four in Atlantic 10 play. The 1-4 seeds receive a first round tournament bye in this year’s A-10 tournament.
Coach Smart sat down with local media today to talk about Saturday’s game, as well as a number of other topics involving Smart and the Rams.
Here’s what he had to say…