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  • VCU at Hofstra preview

    VCU AT HOFSTRAWhen: 7 p.m. Where: Mack Sports Complex (cap. 5,045), Hempstead, N.Y.


  • Roose the man who helps make VCU go and go

    Mention the Bulgarian split squat to some of the basketball players at Virginia Commonwealth University, and you may get a pained expression.

  • VCU edges Akron in OT

    Darius Theus' layup with fewer than three seconds to play in overtime pushed Virginia Commonwealth University to a 76-75 win over Akron on Thursday night at James A. Rhodes Arena in Akron, Ohio, in front of a crowd of 3,993.

  • VCU at Akron preview capsule

    VCU at Akron

  • VCU's Smart hopes this will be last matchup against his good friend

    Virginia Commonwealth plays at Akron tonight. If the coaches have a choice, the teams won't play again anytime soon.

  • Shaka Smart

    VCU coach Shaka Smart (left) was an assistant at Akron under Keith Dambrot for two years.

  • Awards


  • Faces of 2011: VCU's Joey Rodriguez

    Rodriguez finds it hard to describe the three weeks that vaulted the Virginia Commonwealth basketball team into the national spotlight and made them celebrities.

  • Second-half surge carries Rams past UNCG

    Rob Brandenberg couldn't put a finger on why Virginia Commonwealth struggled to pull away from UNC Greensboro on Thursday night.

  • Late run enables VCU to tame UNC Greensboro

    It took quite a while for Virginia Commonwealth's pressure to take effect. When it finally did, the Rams cracked UNC Greensboro.

  • Rams link recent wins to extra work

    Rapid improvement has meant some "knock-down, drag-out practices." One session lasted 3½ hours.

  • VCU at UNC Greensboro preview

    VCU at UNC Greensboro

  • Cubs deal Marshall to Reds, according to reports

    Sean Marshall has been a fixture with the Chicago Cubs while emerging as one of the top left-handed relievers in the major leagues. The Manchester High and VCU alum may be changing his work address.

  • Red-hot Rams scorch Blazers

    Six NBA scouts requested credentials to the Siegel Center Tuesday night, ostensibly to see the UAB senior forward Cameron Moore.

  • Burgess: 'The Cal Ripken of VCU basketball'

    As then-Virginia Commonwealth coach Anthony Grant told freshman Bradford Burgess that he was going to start two days before the 2008-09 season.

  • VCU records for consecutive starts and games played

    Iron RamBradford Burgess can match VCU's record for consecutive starts tonight. Here are the Rams' top-5 lists for consecutive starts and games played:

  • VCU-UAB preview

    UAB AT VCUWhen: 7:30 p.m.   Where: Siegel Center (cap. 7,600)

  • VCU comes up with 20 steals in 87-64 win over UNCW

    VCU had a steal day against UNCW, coming up with a school-record 20 steals as the Rams cruised to an 87-64 victory.

  • UNCW at VCU preview capsule

    UNC WILMINGTON AT VCUWhen: 7 p.m.  Where: Siegel Center (cap. 7,600)  TV: ESPN3

  • Rams taking care of ball

    Like most coaches, Virginia Commonwealth boss Shaka Smart formulates a standing list of goals for games.

  • Awards


  • VCU basketball notes

    Backups for Theus getting better

  • Youthful VCU keeps improving Youthful VCU keeps improving

    Bradford Burgess won't go so far as to say the Virginia Commonwealth basketball team is in a good spot right now, but he does believe the Rams are "starting to see the light as far as how good the season could be."

  • VCU, UR learn a lot during game

    When Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Richmond meet in men's basketball during the regular season, the game is a battle for city dominance. In theory, anyway.

  • VCU pulls away from UR, 73-51

    In a game of counter surges, Virginia Commonwealth needed something to happen — a defensive stop, a missed shot, points — to stem Richmond's momentum Friday night.

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