Aug 10, 2017
RICHMOND, Va. – VCU will play home-and-home series with rival Richmond, as well as with Duquesne and Saint Joseph's, the team learned Wednesday as part of the Atlantic 10 Conference's release of its 2017-18 schedule pairings.
The full conference schedule, with dates and times, will be released later, but the Rams now know the make-up of their 16-game league slate for the 2017-18 season.
In addition to its home-and-home partners, VCU will host Fordham, George Mason, George Washington, St. Bonaventure and Saint Louis at the E.J. Wade Arena at the Stuart C. Siegel Center this winter.
VCU will take road trips to defending league-champion Dayton, as well as Davidson, La Salle, UMass and Rhode Island.
The league's 2017-18 season will culminate at the 2018 Atlantic 10 Conference Championship March 2-4 at the Richmond Coliseum.
The Rams were 16-15 last season and finished 8-8 in A-10 play.