The rumor mill is swirling as “Smart Watch 2015” is in full swing. With no definitive response on Shaka Smart’s coaching future from him or his camp, the end of his coaching career at VCU is becoming a more concrete possibility.
All good things eventually come to an end. For VCU, this season’s end will mark four years since its Cinderella run to the Final Four.
Four years is an eternity in the college basketball world. Entire recruiting classes who began their careers full of hope, potential and promise have moved on.
Since the magical run in 2011 that landed Virginia Commonwealth University in the Final Four, exposure for the program has reached all-time highs seemingly every year. The 2014-15 campaign will be no different. For the second consecutive year, every game the Rams are scheduled to play this season will be televised.