De’Riante Jenkins

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

Recent Articles:

VCU can’t hold onto lead; falls in OT on Senior Night, 80-77 - Just one game after bouncing back and handing GW a loss on this same court, VCU (18-12; 8-9 A10) struggled to put away the Dukes before eventually falling in overtime, 80-77. Before the nights game the Rams honored their graduating Seniors, Marcus Evans (DNP), De’Riante Jenkins (DNP), Mike’L Simms, Malik Crowfield, and Issac Vann. Simms …
De’Riante Jenkins stepping away from basketball - Senior forward, De’Riante Jenkins, is stepping away from basketball for the moment. VCU Athletic’s issued the following statement from Rams head coach, Mike Rhoades, today. STATEMENT FROM VCU HEAD COACH MIKE RHOADES “De’Riante Jenkins has stepped away from basketball for the time being. He is dealing with a personal health matter, so we ask that …
Recap: VCU struggles continue in loss to UMASS, 60-52 - The struggles for VCU (17-11; 7-8 A10) continue to mount as the Rams dropped their fifth-straight contest. The loss at UMASS knocks VCU back to 9th place in the A10 standings. The Rams took a 33-28 lead into the locker room, but were unable to connect from the floor as efficiently in the second half. …
Recap: VCU struggles to find rhythm in home loss to Dayton, 66-61 - VCU (17-9; 7-6 A10) struggled offensively all night against the #5 Dayton Flyers before ultimately dropping their third-straight conference game. Dayton started the game on a quick 6-0 run behind two three pointers—including one by Obi Toppin—before the Rams rattled off a 7-0 run of their own to take the lead before the 16-minute.media timeout. …
Recap: Rams force 21 Wildcat turnovers in 73-62 win - VCU (17-6; 7-3 A10) used the the opening 10-minute stretch to jump out to an early 15-2 lead. During that same stretch the Wildcats turned the ball over 10 times. Davidson rattled off a 12-0 run of their own to pull within 2 points, but a layup by Marcus Santos-Silva (8pts/4reb) cauterized the wound and …
Recap: VCU fights back; falls short to URI, 87-75 - Rhode Island used 49 first half points, including a 27-5 run, to give them all the cushion they needed to beat VCU, 87-75. The win gives Rhode Island the season sweep over VCU (16-6; 6-3 A10)and possession of any tiebreak should the two teams end the regular season tied. VCU managed to put together a …
Recap: Rams bulldoze over Spiders in second half; cruise to 87-68 win - The first twenty minutes of basketball looked drastically different than the second twenty minutes if you were a Spiders fan tonight. VCU (16-5; 6-2 A10) and the University of Richmond met for the 84th time tonight, and like 53 meetings before this evening, the Rams came out on top. Tonights win made it three-straight for …
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, …

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