3-point shooting and transition offense too much for Spiders

Just over a month after the first round of the Bank of America Capital City Classic, which saw the VCU Rams outlast offensive explosions from Cedrick Lindsay and Kendall Anthony, Thursday night’s rematch at the Robins Center lived up to the billing that this rivalry has garnered over the past several seasons.

Spiders overcome slow start to beat La Salle

A career night from Terry Allen propelled the Spiders to a home win against the La Salle Explorers in front of a sold-out Robins Center Saturday afternoon, 62-49.

Despite career night from freshman ShawnDre’ Jones, Spiders unable to overtake George Washington

ShawnDre’ Jones had the hot hand and poured in 25 points for the Spiders, but poor rebounding and late defensive lapses doomed Richmond against George Washington, 73-65, dropping the Spiders to 17-9, 7-4 in the A-10.

Four Spiders score in double figures to take down Fordham, 82-70

Kendall Anthony and ShawnDre’ Jones combine for 38 points in the win against Fordham Saturday night, improving the Spiders’ overall record to 17-8 and tying for third in the Atlantic 10 (7-3).

Spiders ditch Dukes of Duquesne

Led by Kendall Anthony’s 20 points, the Richmond Spiders use a 17-3 run to start the game and rout Duquesne, 75-58, in Pittsburgh Wednesday night.

Spiders overcome 14-point deficit to beat Bonnies, 64-62.

After a week of devastating news, the Richmond Spiders rallied behind Kendall Anthony’s 28 points to beat St. Bonaventure, 64-62, and improve to 15-8 (5-3) on the season.

Spiders unable to keep pace with rival VCU, lose 81-70

Kendall Anthony and Cedrick Lindsay did all they could to keep Richmond alive against cross-town rival VCU, but the Rams proved the better all-around team and dropped the Spiders to 14-8 (4-3) on the season.

Spiders ripped by A-10 leading St. Louis Billikens, 77-57

The Richmond Spiders were unable to continue their streak of hot basketball against the #19 St. Louis Billikens.

Spiders use 10 three pointers to down St. Joseph’s

Trey Davis had a career night, and six different Spiders poured in a combined ten 3-pointers to help push Richmond over the edge against the Hawks of St. Joseph’s, 77-62, Saturday evening at the Robins Center.

Richmond holds on for huge upset over #13 UMass

Led by Kendall Anthony’s 21 points, the Richmond Spiders followed up their crucial win against the Dayton Flyers last Saturday with a shocking upset of A–10 leading UMass, 58–55, at the Robins Center Wednesday night.