Paul Woody of the Richmond Times-Dispatch recently wrote a column claiming VCU’s investment in head coach Shaka Smart has not seen a sufficient return to date.
Since game one of the regular season, when the VCU men’s basketball team made 15 of 26 free throw attempts in a 38-point blowout of Illinois State University, we knew the Rams’ shooting woes might affect their chances at making another tournament run in March.
It’s known across the sport of basketball as the cardinal sin: You don’t foul a shooter when your team is leading by four points at the end of a close game, especially on a three-point attempt.
The VCU men’s basketball team lost an overtime heartbreaker to Stephen F. Austin State University 77-75 in the second round of the NCAA tournament in San Diego, CA. on Friday.
The VCU men’s basketball team will play Stephen F. Austin State University in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday at 7:27 p.m. in San Diego, CA.