- Feb 12, 2009
Continue reading...The Rams head to Dayton looking for a bounce-back victory after an offense-optional home loss against Rhody. The black and gold swept the Flyers last season and are riding a four-game winning streak against former head coach Anthony Grant, but face a much-improved Flyers squad that currently ranks No.6 in the country on kenpom and is a legit Final 4 contender. A win gives VCU a much-needed resume booster while a loss drops the Rams to .500 in conference play and likely on the outside looking in to this year’s NCAA tournament. Buckle up.
VCU (12-4, 2-1)
DAYTON (14-2, 3-0)
A QUICK LOOK AT DAYTON
The Flyers have lived in the top-25 since first entering it the fifth week of the season (coincidentally the first week VCU left the rankings this season) thanks to what is now the No.3 nationally ranked offense in America. Like last season, Grant’s squad is headlined by NBA lottery prospect, Obi Toppin, but this year have surrounded the star forward with a handful of complementary players...