Spiders win, this time with fewer turnovers!

For all the turnover trouble the Spiders (3-0) had in last week’s home opener against Wagner, they displayed none of the same weaknesses in Saturday’s 34-19 win against the VMI Keydets (0-3). Miraculously, the Spiders had exactly zero turnovers, or exactly five fewer than last week.

Spiders stuff JMU in overtime standoff

The Richmond Spiders narrowly won a nail-biter over the visiting JMU Dukes at Robins Stadium on Saturday. Reinforced by a stalwart defense, the Spiders had just enough offense to sneak in yet another overtime win to move to 5-4 and 3-3 in the CAA.

Spiders Take Towson to the House

It was a day of firsts and broken records at Robins Stadium as the 16th ranked Richmond Spiders toppled the Towson Tigers 28-6 in the first Homecoming game on campus.

Spiders Crush Coastal Carolina

The Richmond Spiders scored early and often against the visiting Coastal Carolina Chanticleers at Robins Stadium on Saturday. The final score of 41-19 is a bit misleading as the Chanticleers pulled within 8 points early in the 4th quarter, primarily by breaking a couple big plays against an otherwise tight defense. The Spider defenders salvaged the game by putting on a clinic for the final 13 minutes.

Blue Hens Peck Spiders in CAA Opener

The Delaware Blue Hens (4-0) did what Elon could not: serve the Richmond Spiders (1-2) their first home loss in the new Robins Stadium. The 34-13 loss to #7 ranked Delaware drops Richmond to 1-2 overall and 0-1 in the CAA standings.