VCU’s FURY And Youngsters Have Promising Future

VCU’s FURY And Youngsters Have Promising Future

From the opening tip-off this felt different as Dayton head coach Jim Jabir was forced into using a timeout just 2:24 into the game as the Rams went on a 5-0 run. While the Flyers would recover momentarily, it would not last as the athletic quickness of VCU showed its effect on almost every offensive possession…

Rueter, Little Fuel Bona To Fourth-Straight Win

Rueter, Little Fuel Bona To Fourth-Straight Win

The final minutes was just another example of a team maturing after a disappointing 10-19 season just one year prior. In fact, this was the Bonnies’ second conference road win of the season compared to compiling zero wins last year. Instead of faltering down the stretch, this Bona team leaned on past experiences and stiffened down the stretch, focusing on the defensive side of the ball.

HAVOC takes its toll on ODU as VCU rolls

HAVOC takes its toll on ODU as VCU rolls

“You have to battle entitlement,” Smart said. “It’s very, very easy to show up to the arena and say, ‘we got this.’ It doesn’t work that way. You have to make it happen. You have to play possession by possession. I think early in the game, we struggled with that a little bit.”

Lindsay, Allen Lead Richmond Past Belmont

Lindsay, Allen Lead Richmond Past Belmont

The Spiders leading returning scorer and one of the top returning scorers in the Atlantic 10 Conference at 20 points per game last season, had attempted just two shots, missed them both and had little if any impact on the court. Richmond was never in danger of being blown out, but the Belmont Bruins were keeping within striking distance…

Bona’s Schmidt Brushes Recruiting Woes Aside

Bona’s Schmidt Brushes Recruiting Woes Aside

Now turn to the present and Bona fans can sing a different tune as Schmidt wrapped up the Spring signing period by signing five players, three freshmen and two Junior College transfers. Xavier Smith, Chris Dees, Denzel Gregg, Andell Cumberbatch and Jalen Adams all add up to the most talented class, on paper, Schmidt and his staff have compiled in his five years at the helm…