Derrick Gordon of UMass came out last week in a positive step forward for gay student-athletes. However, they still face adversity, including at Richmond.
Starting placekicker Brandon Jordi, who broke the school record for field goals made in a season, left the Richmond’s football team.
An NLRB director ruled that Northwestern football players have the right to unionize. Sports Editor Jack Nicholson argues what this ruling means for college sports.
Richmond’s starting quarterback Michael Strauss suffered a shoulder injury in practice. His return this spring is questionable, but he expects to play.
University of Richmond guards Wayne Sparrow and Tim Singleton will transfer schools, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. It is not known where either of them will go next year.
Richmond’s men’s lacrosse team is confident after their first home win, 14-7. The team will travel to New York to play No. 15 Bryant University next week.
The A-10′s success this season has surprised many. But now is the ideal time for the league to show it deserves the same recognition as other conferences.
VCU’s Briante Weber scored 18 points and led VCU’s suffocating defense in the Rams 71-53 victory. ShawnDre Jones led Richmond with 18 points.
Briante Weber scored 16 points for the Rams, as VCU dominated the Spiders in the opening 20 minutes.
Mat Shelton of VCU Ram Nation and Jack Nicholson, the sports editor for The Collegian, offer their thoughts on tonight’s meeting between Richmond and VCU.