NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – With five NCAA Tournament teams last season, the Atlantic 10 proved that it belonged right along side the "big boys" of college basketball. VCU fans learned just how good of a home the A-10 was for the Rams with high-level competition all year long.
2013-14 will be no different and now the Black & Gold know their home and away pairings for the upcoming conference slate, announced by the conference office on Wednesday.
VCU will have a home-and-home series with four conference opponents, including reigning Atlantic 10 champion Saint Louis and crosstown rival, Richmond. Fordham and George Washington are the other two home-and-home series' for the Rams.
Visiting the Verizon Wireless Arena at the Stuart C. Siegel Center inside the HDL, Inc. Athletic Village will be Duquesne, Saint Bonaventure, Rhode Island and former CAA foe and longtime rival, George Mason.
The HAVOC road tour will make stops at Dayton, La Salle, Saint Joseph's and UMass.
Exact dates and times will announced at a late date after television details are worked out.