Virginia Commonwealth University slammed a short-handed Belmont 78-51 Tuesday night in the Stuart C. Siegel Center.
VCU and Belmont have battled the past few seasons, but the Bruins enter Richmond on Tuesday short-handed as they look for their first-ever win against the Rams.
After an up-and-down start to the season, VCU picked up a quality win over a ranked and undefeated opponent Saturday night.
One week removed from an emotional loss to #7 Virginia, VCU has another opportunity to pick up a marquee win against #23 Northern Iowa.
VCU redshirt freshman Antravious Simmons will transfer at the end of the semester.
#7 Virginia’s crisp passing and frustrating Pack Line Defense were too much for VCU Saturday afternoon in the Stuart C. Siegel Center.
There will be no shortage of motivation on Saturday for either team. For UVA, it’s revenge. For VCU, it’s continuing to improve and regaining momentum after a less than desirable start.
It was far from flashy, but VCU picked up a quality blue-collar win over Illinois State in Normal, Illinois Tuesday night.
There’s nothing wrong with losing. Now it’s time to get better.
ODU used a dominant first half to top VCU 73-67 in Norfolk Saturday afternoon.