Video: Exclusive interview with VCU Athletic Director Ed McLaughlin [INSIDER]

It’s been almost four years since Ed McLaughlin was named Athletics Director at Virginia Commonwealth University and he hasn’t slowed down. Under McLaughlin the Rams made the jump from CAA to Atlantic 10, have expanded and upgraded the Siegel Center and recently were tasked with one of the toughest challenges of his tenure: replacing Shaka Smart.

With the hiring of Will Wade, McLaughlin continued his upgrade streak and will look to do more of the same going forward. We were lucky enough to get a chance to sit down with VCU Athletics’ head honcho for a special VCURamNation.com Insiders sit-down. Here’s what he had to say.

VCU School of the Arts (BFA '07) and Center for Sport Leadership (M.Ed. '10) alumnus, Mat has followed VCU basketball since the Sunbelt days when he'd...