De’Riante Jenkins

Position: Guard
Year: Junior
Height: 6-5
Weight: 195
Hometown: Eutawville, SC

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Recap: VCU holds on to beat La Salle, 76-65 - The Explorers opened the day on a 5-0 run out of the gate, but VCU (15-5; 5-2 A10) responded in force with a 21-0 run of their own. La Salle was scoreless for nearly 10 minutes of first half action. The Rams found their stroke from distance in the first half shooting 7-16 for 44%; …
Recap: Hyland sets pace as Rams handle Bonnies, 91-63 - Bones Hyland connected on his first three pointer of the night—and then never looked back—as he raced out to a new career-high 21 points. The true freshman shot an impressive 67% from the floor (8-12FG) overall while connecting on his long range attempts (5-6 3PTR) at an 83% clip. Hyland finished the afternoon just two …
Recap: VCU falls at home to Rhode Island, 65-56 - VCU (12-4, 2-1) was just never able to get it going this afternoon as they dropped their first conference loss of the season to Rhode Island, 65-56. Marcus Santos-Silva scored 7 of VCU’s first 12 points en route to his 6th double-double of the season. He capped the night off with 11 points, 14 rebounds, …
Recap: Simms leads VCU to victory in conference opener, 64-46 - VCU (11-3, 1-0) opened the A-10 conference portion of their schedule with a resounding 64-46 victory of the Rams of Fordham. Local product, Mike’L Simms, opened the game with a basket for VCU to take a 2-0 lead. Onyi Eyisi hit Fordham’s next shot to tie the game at 2-2, but then that was as …
Game Preview: VCU v Fordham [INSIDER] - VCU welcomes the Rams of Fordham University to Richmond tonight for this year’s conference opener. The black and gold have dispatched kenpom sub-200 teams by an average margin of 27 points so far this season — four games total including Sunday’s 34-point win over Loyola — and will be looking to distribute that same level …
Recap: VCU uses hot shooting to cruise past Loyola (MD), 85-51 - Score: VCU 85, Loyola (MD) 51 Recap: Tonight’s game marked the first ever meeting between the two schools and VCU’s final out of conference regular season match up for the 2019-2020 season.  VCU saw 3 players score in the double digits.  Freshman Bones Hyland, Senior De’Riante Jenkins both had 15 points and sophomore Keyshawn Curry chipped in …
Rams drop tough road loss to Wichita St., 73-63 - Koch Arena has never been an easy place to travel to—today proved no exception as the Shockers of Wichita St. handed VCU its third loss of the season, 73-63. Marcus Evans scored the first three points for the Rams on two separate trips to the free throw line in the first 60 seconds of the …
Game Preview: VCU at Wichita State [INSIDER] - The Rams return to Wichita State for the first time since February 18 of 2011 — what was then a huge last-second road win thanks to two Joey Rodriguez game-winning free throws — and like back in ’11, see before them a gigantic resume-boosting opportunity when taking on the 9-1 Shockers of the American Athletic …
Road Rams Rally, Get Revenge in Charleston - After one of the worst defensive halves of the season, VCU rebounded with one of their best to take down Charleston on the road, 76-71. The black and gold found themselves trailing the Cougars 46-38 at halftime, trying to keep pace with the red hot Charleston shooters who connected on 69.2% of their first half …
Recap: Rams defense pushes VCU past Missouri State, 61-51. - On a night when the VCU (8-2) offense struggled to ever really get going, the Rams defense was as relentless as ever. VCU’s defense entered tonights game #14 in the country with 10.11 steals per game over 9 games. Tonight’s win over Missouri St. should have no problem catapulting them into the Top 10 range. …

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