Briante Weber

Briante WeberPosition: Guard
Year: Senior
Height: 6-3
Weight: 160
Hometown: Chesapeake, VA (Great Bridge)

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Weber, Daniels get set for NBA playoffs, Johnson prepares for this week’s P.I.T. - It’s the middle of April and we’ve got VCU basketball, people. Briante Weber joins Troy Daniels in “The League”, Weber getting the call-up from Sioux Falls to the Miami Heat, a team in the thick of this year’s Eastern Conference NBA playoff race with Daniels’ Charlotte Hornets. Webers’ Heat sit at fourth while the Hornets are
Briante Weber joins Memphis Grizzlies - Just over a year after having surgery on a torn ACL and MCL, Briante Weber will join the Memphis Grizzlies in his first taste of NBA action. The Grizzlies signed the former VCU point guard to a 10-day contract after being granted an exception by the NBA to exceed the 15-player roster limit because of their injury
Weber, Reddic and Graham finding success in NBA D-League - 2013 VCU grad Troy Daniels had a decision to make. The Rams sharpshooter could either take the lucrative money that came with a European contract following his time on Broad St. or opt for a fraction of that pay and a direct line to the NBA with a team’s D-League affiliate. Daniels went for door No.2 and after
Opposing fans chant/wonder “Where is Shaka?” - Where is Shaka? Apparently both Richmond and Davidson fans want to know, both having chanted that very question in what ended up as two home losses for the two at the hands of Will Wade and his VCU Rams. A simple Google search would answer that question for them anyway. Shaka Smart is in Austin,
Briante Weber to make basketball return tonight in D-League appearance - It’s been almost a year since Briante Weber has stepped on the court in an organized game of basketball. On January 7 of last season Weber went up for a jump shot in the second half of a game against Richmond, only to see his ACL and MCL fail him upon his return to the floor,
Pregame goodness: Power rankings, Treveon Highlights, recruiting updates and more [INSIDER] - No home games this week but two great opportunities to pick up road wins while extending VCU’s winning streak to hopefully six games and an 11-5 record. It won’t be easy but the Rams appear to be trending in the direction needed to pick up those tough conference wins. We’re about four hours until VCU v
The morning after: Coming to grips with .500 and the great player difference [INSIDER] - Let’s waste no time getting to the hard fact: VCU is 5-5, the Rams worst start since the 2005 season. That season the black and gold were coming off their first NCAA tournament bid in eight years before stumbling out of the gates to a 4-6 non-conference finish that season, with three close losses to
Graham, Weber, Reddic earn D-League spots - Three recent VCU graduates will look to become the next Troy Daniels, opting for an NBA D-League path to “THE League” instead of playing professionally overseas this year. 2015 grads Treveon Graham and Briante Weber were both acquired to their new teams via their NBA affiliate. Graham initially signed a contract with the NBA’s Utah
Weber signs with Miami Heat - Briante Weber is officially a member of the Miami Heat. The former VCU point guard signed a deal with the Heat as they officially announced the waiving of guard Corey Hawkins today, making room for the defensive standout who’s college career ended prematurely due to a torn ACL and MCL just over eight months ago.
Why I believe - There have been a few articles popping up here and there in the lead-up to this upcoming hoops season on what will become of the VCU basketball program in a post-Shaka era.  NBC’s Rob Dauster and I even got into a solid Twitter exchange over a recent Terrance Payne NBC Sports article describing VCU as

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