De’Riante Jenkins

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

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Recap: VCU cruises past UVA-Wise in exhibition, 87-41 - Despite trading a pair of misses between both teams to start the game, Marcus Santos-Silva, opened the scoring for the Rams off an assist from fellow veteran, De’Riante Jenkins. In the first exhibition game since losing seniors, Jonathan Williams, Khris Lane, and Justin Tillman, the Rams needed to come out strong and show that, despite […]
5 Things I’m Excited About For 2018-2019 - Now that the TBT season is over for team Ram Nation, it’s time to put the focus back on our beloved VCU Rams. We are just 3 months away from an exhibition opener, which means that we can expect to see more information trickle in about the upcoming season. VCU just announced a home-and-home series […]
Photos: De’Riante Jenkins first 2 seasons - De’Riante Jenkins has had a major impact on VCU basketball these past two seasons, bringing an excitement and enthusiasm we haven’t seen since Briante Weber moved on to the pros. Here’s a gallery of his first two seasons as a Ram, to help get you through this long offseason.
VCU falls to top-seeded Rhode Island in A10 quarterfinals, 76-67 - VCU senior, Justin Tillman, secured his 18th double-double of the season with a game-high 23 and 15 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough to overcome #1 seeded Rhode Island as VCU fell, 76-67. That is the most double-doubles in one season since Bernard Hopkins tallied 18 during the 1995-96 campaign. Rhode Island used 11-22 three point […]
Rams fall just short in battle against Bonnies, 68-63 - Both teams battled for 40 minutes of action tonight, but in the end, Jaylen Adams and Courtney Stockard of St. Bonaventure were just too much for the Rams as VCU fell, 68-63. The Rams caught a team on a hot streak as tonights win was the 10th consecutive win for SBU. VCU led for only […]
VCU unable to mount comeback; lose to Rhode Island, 81-68 - The folks over at ESPN2 knew what they were doing when they circled tonights matchup on their calendar for primetime viewing. It was a breakneck pace throughout the contest as VCU (14-9; 6-4 A10) was unable to overcome the talents of #22 Rhode Island, 81-68. URI came into tonights game—and will remain— undefeated and leading […]
Game Preview: VCU at George Mason [INSIDER] - The Rams remain on the road today after a big comeback win at Saint Louis on Tuesday, this time taking on former CAA rival, George Mason. VCU rides in on a two-game winning streak they hope to build on, the Pats a two-game losing streak they hope to snap. A win and the Rams would […]
Rams storm back to beat Billikens in overtime, 75-74 - Nearly 43 minutes elapsed before VCU (13-5, 5-3 A10) took their first lead of the night. Khris Lane would hit a pair of free throws with 2:05 left on the clock in overtime to take a 67-65 lead for the Rams. Saint Louis would never reclaim the lead. The Billikens started the game on a […]
VCU bounces back in win against GW, 87-63 - VCU (12-8, 4-3) led wire-to-wire against GW as the Rams bounced back from back-to-back losses with a much needed win, 87-63. Four Rams found their way into the double-digit scoring column. Justin Tillman and De’Riante Jenkins both netted a team-high 18 points. Tillman also pulled down 8 rebounds while shooting 7-11 from the floor for […]
VCU battered by red-hot shooting of Dayton, 106-79 - VCU (11-7, 3-2) ran into a absolutely red-hot shooting team in Dayton. The Flyers set a program record with 66 points in the first half alone—they averaged 70 points per game coming into tonights contest. Dayton shot 24-35 (69%) from the floor in the first half. Insult-to-injury, the Flyers shot a ridiculous 12-18 from three-point […]

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