The term may be a bit redundant in college basketball circles, but it definitely epitomizes VCU’s relentless pressure. The Rams turned over Western Kentucky 32 times in their 76-44 victory on Tuesday night and never allowed the Hilltoppers to get into a rhythm.
By Jon Rothstein » More Columns 1. SMALL BALL VCU went to the last two NCAA Tournaments by playing a smaller lineup with four perimeter players that accelerated the pace of the game on both […]
Even without Musa Abdul-Aleem, South Florida coach Stan Heath is still bullish on his group that will play a completely different style than last season.
It seemed like VCU was primed to remain on their perch atop the CAA standings for years to come. That all changed in May when VCU along with Butler joined the Atlantic-10 for the upcoming season.
A year ago, Jeff Withey was a little used reserve that barely played. Now? He might be the biggest key for the Jayhawks.
By Jon Rothstein » More Columns 1. SMALL BALL VCU may not have the offensive prowess it did a year ago when it reached the Final Four — but they are better defensively — and […]
It took VCU coach Shaka Smart all of 150 seconds to switch to a four-guard lineup in Tuesday night’s game against UAB — the result? A 68-49 win.