Pittsburgh and DC will each get their shot, and give Brooklyn a breather.
A new deal further engrains the city with the Atlantic 10 conference.
The only internal debate you’ll be having this weekend is how best to hit all of the festivals while still having time to enjoy the weather. It can be done.
Today the Atlantic 10 Conference secured an eight-year media rights agreement with ESPN, CBS Sports Network, and NBC Sports Group that more than doubles the conference’s national exposure.
On Monday afternoon at 1:30pm, VCU President Michael Rao took the podium at the Stuart C. Siegel Center to announce “Virginia Commonwealth University will join the Atlantic 10 in all sports effective July 1st, 2012.”
In the mid-majors, success almost always leads to a certain amount of chaos. High-major programs try to hire the key parts of winning machines while the mid-major athletic program tries desperately to capitalize on the moment. In 2012, Shaka Smart led the Rams to within a basket of the Sweet 16. The second that Rob Brandenberg’s three-pointer missed, VCU entered a new type of off-season.
Just last week VCU announced that Athletic Director Norwood Teague would be leaving to taking over the University of Minnesota’s athletic department. In the course of that week, rumors started to solidify that VCU and George Mason would be leaving the CAA and joining the A-10, along with Butler. That announcement, if it was going […]