Archives: 2012 ncaa tournament

Bar of saddness

Recap: VCU loses a heart-breaker to Indiana

Despite forcing 22 turnovers, the #12 Virginia Commonwealth University Rams just couldn’t put the #4 Indiana University Hoosiers away Saturday night in Portland, Oregon. While they played great defense, the Rams watched a nine point lead disappear only to lose 63-61 in the final minute of the game.

What to expect: VCU faces Indiana

Saturday night VCU will face #4 Indiana in the 3rd round of the NCAA tournament. The winner will move onto the Sweet Sixteen and play the winner of #8 Iowa State vs. #1 Kentucky.

Recap: VCU vs. Wichita State

The Rams are at it again. The #12 Virginia Commonwealth University Rams upset the #5 Wichita State Shockers 62-59 on Thursday night in Portland, Oregon.

Instant Recap: VCU vs. Wichita State

VCU!! VCU!! VCU!! After holding the lead the majority of the game Wichita comes back from a 13 point deficit… BUT THE RAMS hold them off and overtake Wichita, advancing to the next round!!

What to expect: VCU faces Wichita St.

Last year the VCU Rams captured countless imaginations with their improbable run from the First Four to the Final Four. After losing four key seniors, the Rams are unexpectedly back in the NCAA tournament. Thursday night, the new look Rams face the Wichita State Shockers on CBS in what promises to be a classic battle between a great offense and a great defense.

Meet the Rams

As VCU heads back to the NCAA tournament, Richmond is filled with newly minted Ram fans. This is fantastic! So if you’re just now getting into college basketball and are wondering who exactly makes up the 2011/12 edition of the VCU Rams, wonder no longer.

Chartsandgraphs: VCU & the 2012 NCAA tournament

Another season, another NCAA tournament, and another excuse to create some chartsangraphs. Here’s a quick look at some interesting numbers heading into the 2012 NCAA tournament.

The Rams are off to Portland

A couple hundred people, decked out in black and gold, gathered at the Siegel Center today to wish the VCU Rams good luck and safe travels to Portland. The Rams will take on Witchita State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday at 7:15pm.

VCU Basketball: 2,870 miles and 40 minutes

After winning the CAA tournament all the VCU Rams could do was wait for their seed and practice. The #12 VCU Rams will play #5 Wichita State in Portland Oregon on Thursday March 15th at 7:15pm (EST) on CBS.