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2017 Schedule
26-9, 2nd in A 10
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Rhoades set to replace Wade as coach at VCU

Mike Rhoades says he is leaving Rice to take the head-coaching job at VCU, where he was an assistant under Shaka Smart for five seasons.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

VCU expected to hire former assistant and current Rice head coach Mike Rhoades to replace Will Wade, source told ESPN. First reported by Gary Parrish of CBS.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Rice head coach and former VCU assistant Mike Rhoades is the frontrunner to replace Will Wade, sources told ESPN.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

One name to watch to be the next guy at VCU is Rice's Mike Rhoades. Was an assistant at VCU for five seasons, won 23 games this season at Rice.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

LSU has agreed to a six-year deal with VCU's Will Wade, sources told ESPN.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

VCU's Will Wade has emerged as one of the frontrunners for the LSU opening, sources told ESPN. Two sides have had discussions today.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

VCU's Will Wade the hottest commodity on the coaching carousel right now. Several programs have him at or near top of their list.

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

Saint Mary's couldn't get much attention this season largely because the Gaels lost three times to Gonzaga by an average of 17 points per drubbing. But you can be worse that the Bulldogs and still play pretty well. SMC dispatched VCU thanks to a combined 50 points on 16-of-26 shooting from Joe Rahon, Jock Landale and Calvin Hermanson.

Team Stats

Points Per Game74.7139th
Rebounds Per Game36.4Tied-135th
Assists Per Game15.0Tied-77th
Points Allowed66.954th

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record13-15
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances15