Game Preview: VCU v Richmond [INSIDER]

Finally…VCU v Richmond. The crosstown rivals will meet tonight for the first of what SHOULD (hopefully) be two matchups this season, the Rams heading into tonight’s contest as the current Atlantic 10 No.1, taking on a Richmond Spiders team picked as the No.1 A-10 squad in the preseason. A win tonight would stretch VCU’s current win streak to six while maintaining their hold on the top spot in the league standings. It will be Richmond’s first DI matchup in almost a month, having last played a conference game all the way back on Jan 26th when the Spiders routed the Hawks of Saint Joseph’s.

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 ...