De’Riante Jenkins

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

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Recap: #20 VCU rolls past Alabama St., 78-62 - Marcus Evans, and #20 VCU, proved to be too much for the visiting Hornets from Alabama State as the Rams remain undefeated. The win tonight secured the first 6-0 start in program history for VCU. Evans scored 18 of his game-high 25 points in the first half of action for the Rams—including scoring 8 of …
Recap: #21 VCU runs over Florida Gulf Coast, 78-48 - Once again, #21 VCU (5-0), took advantage of their opponents inability to take care of the ball as the Rams cruised to victory over the Eagles of Florida Gulf Coast, 78-48. Overall FGCU turned the ball over 27 times; leading to 37 points for the Rams. VCU came into the game forcing their opponents into …
VCU cruises past Jacksonville St., 93-65 - It took nearly six minutes for the Gamecocks of Jacksonville State to score their first field goal. Meanwhile, VCU opened the game on a 16-0 run. A pair of layups and a free throw from the Gamecocks would pull them within 11 points—the closest they would get to evening the score all night. The Rams …
VCU wins nail-biter; beats LSU, 84-82. - With just 41 seconds left in the game, LSU took an 82-81 lead behind two free throws from Skylar Mays. On the very next possession, VCU’s (3-0) De’Riante Jenkins was fouled on his three point attempt. He connected on two of his three shots giving the Rams their final lead of the night with only …
Rams survive an early season test against North Texas, 59-56 - VCU (2-0) narrowly escaped a tough early season challenge from North Texas, 59-56. Back-to-back three-pointers from the Mean Green put the Rams on the receiving end of a 19-11 deficit at the midpoint of the first half.  But, a three pointer from Malik Crowfield would signal the beginning of the North Texas introduction to Havoc. …
Santos-Silva dominates as VCU opens season with 72-58 victory - Marcus Santos-Silva would not be stopped as the Rams opened the 2019-2020 season with a 72-58 win over the visiting Red Flames of St. Francis (PA.). The VCU big man notched his 7th career double-double with a commanding 21 point and 18 rebound performance. Overall, the Rams were just too much for the Red Flames …
Podcast: 20 minutes with VCU senior De’Riante Jenkins [INSIDER] - We’re really excited to share today’s episode, a full 20 minutes of question and answer from our recent interview with VCU senior De’Riante Jenkins. If you want to see the video interview in its entirety, you can find it at this link. De’Riante Jenkins is approaching his final season as a VCU Ram. He enters …
Black and Gold Game 2019: what the experts are looking for [INSIDER] - It’s finally that time of year! On Saturday evening, VCU will open the doors to the Siegel Center allowing VCU fans a chance to get a brief glimpse of the 2019-2020 roster in action. We all have certain things we’ll be looking for in the intra-squad scrimmage, but I thought I’d reach out to some …
Video: Interview with VCU Senior De’Riante Jenkins [INSIDER] - VCU guard De’Riante Jenkins enters his senior season averaging 11.3 points, and 3.9 rebounds per game. He led the team last season with 66 three pointers, and scored double-digits in 20 games. He is a critical factor in the success of this year’s senior-laden team, which could have one of the best seasons at VCU …
Photos: a look back at VCU senior De’Riante Jenkins - VCU guard De’Riante Jenkins enters his senior season after starting all 33 games as a junior, averaging 11.3 points, 3.9 rebounds per game. Here’s a look back at his tenure with the Rams.

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