De’Riante Jenkins

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

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Game Preview: VCU v La Salle [INSIDER]- After a dominating performance at Fordham, the Rams welcome La Salle to the Siegel Center in the black and gold’s A-10 home opener Wednesday night. Both teams have won their last three contests and despite La Salle’s abysmal 3-10 overall record, both are looking to stay undefeated in conference play. VCU (10-4) LA SALLE (3-10) […]
RECAP: Rams use high-octane shooting to tame Broncs, 90-79- In the final non-conference game of the regular season, VCU (9-4 overall) used 14-29 shooting from long distance to bulldoze past Rider, 90-79. As part of a 49 point first-half performance, the Rams went into the locker room after 20 minutes shooting 62.5% (20-32 FG) overall, and 50% (6-12) from three-point land. VCU ended the […]
RECAP: Rams cruise to victory over Shockers, 70-54- VCU (8-4) used a 16-0 run to start the second half, including back-to-back triples from De’Riante Jenkins, to cruise to victory over Wichita State, 70-54. Jenkins ended the night with 15 points, 6 rebounds, and 3 assists. He was one of four Rams to finish in double-digits for the game. Marcus Evans (15 pts, 5 […]
Recap: Rams unable to hold off Cougar shooting, 83-79- Grant Riller led all scorers today with 30 points as the Cougars of the College of Charleston beat VCU at home, 83-79. The Rams (7-4) struggled once again with turning the ball over as the Cougars turned 16 VCU miscues into 22 points. Whereas the Rams were only able to translate 23 Charleston turnovers into […]
Recap: VCU defense stands tough in win against Hofstra, 69-67- In their second straight overtime game, VCU (5-1) was able to outlast the visiting Pride of Hofstra, 69-67. It was only fitting that the Pride’s penultimate shot—for a chance to send the game into a double-overtime—ended with an Isaac Vann steal with 0:09 seconds left in overtime. The Rams grabbed 14 steals on the night […]
Recap: VCU, Evans hold off Temple for fourth straight win, 57-51- Marcus Evans scored nine straight points points to put the Rams ahead for the final time as VCU (4-0) defeated former A-10 foe in the Temple Owls, 57-51. It was the fourth straight win for the Rams, and the first loss of the season for the Owls. The Rams opened the game on 19-2 run, […]
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 […]

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