A poorly-timed foul with 3.6 seconds left in regulation sent VCU into overtime, where the Rams woul;d lose 77-75 to Stephen F. Austin Friday night.
Desmond Haymon scored on an improbable four-point play with 3.6 seconds in regulation and hit a big 3-pointer in overtime to lead No. 12 seed Stephen F. Austin to a 77-75 win over fifth-seeded Virginia Commonwealth Friday night in the NCAA tournament’s South Region.
George Washington is now the area’s best team, apologies to Georgetown, Maryland and new A-10 rival George Mason.
First VCU, now George Mason. The two mid-majors that made stunning runs to the Final Four from the Colonial Athletic Association will reunite in the Atlantic 10.
Oklahoma State had a terrific season, but got by far the toughest draw out of any five-seed in the bracket. Keep an eye on Oregon.
It’s that time again! See which teams hoops expert Jon Rothstein has moving on from each region in this year’s NCAA Tournament.
The CAA tournament has found a new home in Baltimore after years of being hosted by the city of Richmond, with the exit of two of its premiere programs in VCU and ODU to new conferences.
The CAA has played its way on to the national landscape in College Hoops, thanks in part to final four runs by George Mason and recently departed VCU. This year featured ambitious scheduling, not overwhelming, […]
With the departures of ODU and VCU, the CAA is in shambles and faces an uncertain future. Once a jewel, the conference is struggling to just hold on to the “mid” of mid-majors.
Virginia Commonwealth University has made a rapid climb from mid-major obscurity to a nationally known basketball entity over the past two seasons.