The men’s basketball team looked to bounce back a day after suffering such a shockingly lopsided loss to Florida State University. Their second opponent in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off would be Long Beach State University on Friday Nov. 22nd.
VCU lost to Florida State University 85-67 in the quarterfinal of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off.
After shooting 55 percent from the floor, VCU men’s basketball defeated Illinois State University 96-58 in the season-opener at the Siegel Center on Friday night.
The men’s basketball season does not open until November, but VCU fans can get an early look at the team on Oct. 13.
In less than 140 characters, four-star recruit Justin Tillman tweeted his verbal commitment to join the VCU men’s basketball team for the 2014-15 season.