VCU Rumors & News

  • Auburn hoops sign VCU transfer guard Samir Doughty

    Montgomery Advertiser "For the second straight year Auburn will have a Division I transfer on its roster sitting out before having multiple seasons of eligibility left remaining. The Tigers program announced Tuesday that 6-foot-4 guard Samir Doughty will be transferring from Virginia Commonwealth to Auburn and the..." June 27

  • Auburn lands commitment from VCU transfer Samir Doughty

    Fanrag Sports "Former VCU Rams talent Samir Doughty has committed to play for the Auburn Tigers. Per NCAA transfer rules, the Philadelphia product will have to sit the upcoming campaign before being eligible to play in the 2018-19 college basketball season. As a freshman last season, he averaged 9.0 points,..." June 18

  • VCU's Mo Alie-Cox attempting to make NFL as tight end

    Sporting News "If you're looking for the next Antonio Gates, Julius Thomas or Jimmy Graham — star tight ends who were better known for basketball before arriving in the NFL — you might want to keep an eye out for Mo Alie-Cox. The VCU forward has long been mentioned as a potential future NFL player, and NFL..." March 31

  • VCU moves quickly to hire Mike Rhoades from Rice to fill coaching vacancy

    USA Today "Virginia Commonwealth has moved quickly to find its new basketball coach. Rice coach Mike Rhoades is expected to be hired as the replacement for Will Wade, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports. The person requested anonymity because the deal had not been finalized." March 21

  • LSU hires VCU's Will Wade as coach

    CBS Sports "VCU’s Will Wade has agreed to become LSU’s next coach, a source told CBS Sports. The school subsequently confirmed the report late Monday. Wade is replacing Johnny Jones. Wade, 34, just led the Rams to successive NCAA Tournaments. His career record -- from two years at Chattanooga and two..." March 21

  • Landale powers Saint Mary's past VCU

    The Sports Xchange "SALT LAKE CITY -- Faced with waves of pressure on both ends of the court, Saint Mary's stuck to the formula that has served it so well this season. The Gaels crashed the boards, stayed patient on offense and bottled up most of VCU's shooters on defense. It helped Saint Mary's survive both a..." March 16

  • Rhode Island beats VCU, earns tournament bid

    The Sports Xchange "Jared Terrell scored 20 points and made clutch plays in the final minute to lead Rhode Island past Virginia Commonwealth 70-63 Sunday in the Atlanta 10 tournament championship game at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh. The Rams, who have won eight in row, are headed back to the NCAA Tournament..." March 12