An improbable run to an Atlantic 10 championship and a NCAA tournament berth by the men’s basketball team was sparked by an unforeseen injury to it’s best defensive player.
Everything went the Rams’ way on Sunday, Feb. 15, with the men’s tennis team grabbing two swift victories over Radford University and George Mason University at home.
At one point in the first half of VCU’s 72-60 win over George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia on Wednesday night, starting point guard JeQuan Lewis was lying in pain on the court after being poked in the eye.
After a rough start to the season, the VCU women’s soccer reeled off four consecutive victories in the last three weeks to push their record to 5-4.
Both the VCU men’s and women’s soccer teams had high hopes heading into the 2013 season. But just one weekend in, each has been dealt a bit of a reality check.