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VCU 73, Dayton 68: Or, A DJ Kool Friday…

Man, that was fun. VCU played to its identity–The Velvet Steamroller, more on that later–better than anytime this season against a high quality opponent. The Rams pounded the paint for 46 points and snared 18 offensive rebounds, scoring 29 points in the final 10 minutes against the nation’s 10th-best defensive team, and burned the midnight …
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Illinois 64, VCU 46: Or, We Got Egg-Zactly What We Deserved…

The thud of a full plane carrying roughly 30 members of the VCU basketball traveling party, 15 administrators, and more than 100 fans hitting the runway at RIC was the second-largest thump Saturday. Five hours earlier, in a freezing cold American Airlines Arena in Miami, the VCU basketball team barely moved the thermometer in a …