VCU will have 13 of its 18 conference games broadcasted on a national broadcast network. The conference schedule starts out with a home game against in-state rival, George Mason. VCU will head to St. Bonaventure on January 14th. The game is part of the Atlantic 10’s Friday night showcase on
VCU announced that they’ve elevated Jamal Blunt to associate head coach. Brunt has been as assistant coach and is considered the “defensive coordinator” on the staff. VCU has ranked in the top 50 nationally in defensive efficiency each of the past three seasons, including seventh in 2018-19 and 14th last season.
VCU’s Vice President and Director of Athletics Ed McLaughlin announced that men’s head basketball coach, Mike Rhoades, has been given a two-year extension. “We have an exciting, talented team with a bright future, and we want to make sure Coach Rhoades leads our program for years to come,” McLaughlin said.