- Feb 9, 2009
VCU will team up with crosstown rival Richmond to host the 2021 Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Basketball Championship, presented by Air Force Reserve, March 10-14 the league announced Thursday.
The two-arena format will allow the league to provide student-athletes with a superior championship experience while adhering to COVID-19 protocols and addressing challenges created by the pandemic.
The Stuart C. Siegel Center will serve as host for two second round games on March 11, as well as two quarterfinal contests on March 12. All other games, including the semifinal and championship rounds, will be held at the Robins Center on Richmond’s campus.
The location of each second round and quarterfinal game will be revealed when championship seeding is announced.
“This decision is a great example of exceptional collaboration between the A-10 membership, our media partner NBC Sports, Barclays Center and our A-10 COVID-19 Medical Advisory Committee. Independently both...