Chalk holds up on Friday afternoon

Dayton came into its game with Richmond with some serious confidence after a hard fought victory over VCU last week.  After 8 minutes of game time today, Richmond had 4 points.  Dayton came to play and rumblings and grumblings about Kendall…

Richmond Preview

The Richmond Spiders will enter the A-10 Tournament losers of 5 out of its last 6 games.  Richmond entered the season with some pretty high hopes but has been unable to finish games in conference play and as a result finds itself with a…

Rumblings, Grumblings, and A10 Fumblings

We are entering the final games of the 2015-16 A10 regular season and there is a feeling of angst and excitement in the air as fans from teams all over the place start to look forward to March Madness and the NCAA Tournament.  I woke up…

Fabulously Bad Picks

I had a decent 3-3 weekend going heading into Super Bowl Sunday but I had to get greedy and I had to take the Bonnies to cover.  Gordon Gekko told me that greed was good.  Gordon Gekko also knew better than to take the Bonnies to cover on a…

Fabulously Bad Bets

2-2 on Wednesday?  Hell yea!  It felt like 32-0 after a 1-3 run the week before.  We have a monster Saturday ahead of us.  Time to get to it! George Washington at VCU (Line:  VCU -10) High noon in Richmond on Saturday will feature a…

Fabulously Bad Picks

A 1-3 record last weekend from this guy hurt.  We thought we had some juice building after the glorious 6-3 record from the week before but I quickly remembered some brilliant advice a longtime Sharp in Vegas gave me years ago; "Kid, you…

Fabulously Bad Picks

The snow has come and gone along the East Coast.  We've witnessed an insane 2OT game between UR and GW.  Millions of Americans watched Republican hopefuls "debate" each other and make fun of Donald Trump's, well just Donald Trump in…

1-on-1 with VCU’s JeQuan Lewis

Recently I sat down with VCU's JeQuan Lewis to talk about basketball.  His dramatic improvement over VCU's last 10 games has coincided with the Rams current 10 game winning streak and subsequent 7-0 start in conference play.  VCU travels to…