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.”

So much for rule changes, VCU creates HAVOC in opener

So much for rule changes, VCU creates HAVOC in opener

It’s a small sample size – one game, and it was against Illinois State (who lost their top five scorers from a year ago and only recently reinstated Daishon Knight), but Shaka Smart’s Rams played to their character creating 14 steals and 22 turnovers while committing 21 fouls in a 96-58 win Friday night…

Red, Daniels lead Rams to seventh straight with 96-67 rout of Fairleigh Dickinson

VCU’s trademark HAVOC defense was on display early and often as the Rams forced a season-high 34 turnovers en route to their seventh straight victory, a 96-67 rout of Fairleigh Dickinson. Junior Juvonte Reddic posted his third double-double of the year with 22 points and 11 rebounds, while senior Troy Daniels set a school-record for three-pointers in a game with nine en route to a career-high 27 points…