- Feb 12, 2009
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.
VCU (15-4, 8-2)
RICHMOND (11-4, 4-2)
A QUICK LOOK AT RICHMOND
Picked to win the conference this preseason, the Spiders have had a mixed bag of results so far this season. They cruised to victory early in the season against a Kentucky (6-13) team that has shown to be way less of a quality win than some expected they could be, but also boast a win over current kenpom No.9 Loyola Chicago, the...