So apparently there are 80 days until college hoops season officially begins, which I’m pretty excited about. I’m so happy in fact and in such a hardworking mood that I felt compelled to make this. Enjoy, I guess. (Staring: Shaka Smart, Archie Miller, Bernadette McGlade, Phil Martelli and Jim Crews).
Mat Shelton-Eide has been involved in college athletics since 2007, starting as a co-founder of VCURamNation.com where he covered the Rams all the way to Houston as the one-time CAA darling shocked the hoops world with a historic run to the Final 4. He has worked within two Atlantic 10 athletic departments, first as a graduate assistant in the VCU Sports Information Department during the '09-'10 basketball season, then after receiving his M.Ed. from VCU's Center for Sport Leadership, as a ticketing and marketing intern in the University of Richmond's athletic department during the inaugural season of Richmond's Robins Stadium, months before the Spiders 2011 Sweet 16 run.