- Feb 12, 2009
Man’o’man, did VCU ramp up their degree of difficulty in regards to securing their second A-10 regular season championship in a three-year stretch under head coach Mike Rhoades, by dropping an unexpected home loss to George Mason this past weekend. VCU still sits tied atop the Atlantic 10 standings in terms of the new win percentage metric required to win such a title, but in comes preseason No.2, Saint Louis, looking to change all of that.
VCU (16-5, 9-3)
SAINT LOUIS (11-4, 4-3)
A QUICK LOOK AT SAINT LOUIS
Returning so much talented and adding a bit on top of that, Saint Louis came into this season with high expectations. Notching a top-30 win their second game in against the Will Wade-led LSU Tigers seemed to validate that en route to a 6-0 start, but things got a bit tricky after that. The Billikens were swept by a Dayton team that seems to have their number, but added in a puzzling loss to La Salle to keep us all guessing. That, combined with a drastically reduced A-10...