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Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 point guard Lavar Batts committed to VCU on his official visit, source told ESPN.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

One recruitment winding down is that of ESPN 100 guard Lavar Batts (No. 99). He visits VCU this weekend. Clemson is the other team still involved.

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49dJeff Goodman

Transfers winners and losers: Good to be Syracuse

Syracuse bolstered its roster, while Ohio State saw its fall apart. Watching the transfer list can be a good thing or a bad thing, depending on who you root for.

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Two playing for one Hornets roster spot?

It appears to Kevin Pelton that swingman Treveon Graham from VCU and center Mike Tobey of Virginia were recently signed with the intent of filling Charlotte's final roster vacancy for 2016-17. Rating latest NBA deals (Insider)

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91dMyron Medcalf

Ranking A-10 venues: Dayton, VCU not fun for opponents

Dayton and VCU are the class of the Atlantic 10 these days. Opponents don't want to play either, really. But whose place is harder to visit? Our rankings of A-10 venues answer the question.

Watch: No. 3 Ram Nation vs. No. 2 Overseas Elite

Five players on VCU's team that went from the First Four to the Final Four in 2011 are playing for Ram Nation. In the Super 16 round of The Basketball Tournament, the VCU alums take on defending champ Overseas Elite. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

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98dJeff Goodman

TBT's Super 16 loaded with former college, NBA players

Just 16 teams remain in The Basketball Tournament's race for $2 million. Familiar names like Mike Bibby, Jason Williams, Hakim Warrick and Marshall Henderson square off starting Thursday.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

The full Battle 4 Atlantis bracket:

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Battle 4 Atlantis still working on bracket but was told Michigan State and Louisville won't be on same side of bracket win or lose first-round game. MSU plays St. John's while Louisville plays Old Dominion. The other two games are Baylor-VCU and Wichita State-LSU on Nov. 23.


Gilmore transfers from VCU to Miami

Forward Michael Gilmore has transferred from Virginia Commonwealth to the University of Miami and will be eligible for two seasons beginning in 2017-18.

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169dJohn Gasaway

Projecting next season's best mid-major teams

Several power programs will be impacted by NBA draft decisions, but mid-major teams' outlooks are easiest to peg. Which squads will be the strongest in 2016-17?


2017 Bracketology: No. 8 Seeds

  • East: VCU Rams
  • West: Texas Longhorns
  • South: Dayton Flyers
  • Midwest: Saint Mary's Gaels
See the full bracket

ESPN Stats & Info

Syracuse's unlikely run to Final Four

Syracuse is the only team since 1985 to enter the NCAA tourney on a 3-game losing streak and reach the Final Four, according to Elias. History tells us the Orange are due for a loss.

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VCU locks up Wade with new eight-year deal

Will Wade was rewarded for a successful first season as VCU coach, as the Rams gave him a new eight-year deal that runs through 2023-24.

ESPN Stats & Info

Syracuse could become a giant killer

When No. 10 seed Syracuse meets No. 1 seed Virginia (6:09 p.m. ET), the Orange will try to become the fourth double-digit seed in NCAA tournament history to knock off a No. 1 seed.

Team Stats

Points Per Game78.0
Rebounds Per Game38.5
Assists Per Game14.5
Points Allowed76.0Tied-81st

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record13-15
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances15