LUTZ, Fla. – Nearly 800 miles separates Richmond, Virginia and the TPC Tampa Bay Golf Course. The two universities that call the River City home will take to the course on Sunday in a battle for the 2014 Atlantic 10 Championship.
VCU, the preseason favorite in the A-10, enters Championship Sunday with a three-stroke lead over the University of Richmond after the Rams carded a +17 (301) on day two. Overall, the Black & Gold are +19, three strokes ahead of the Spiders and 20 strokes ahead of third-place George Washington and Dayton.
Senior Rocky Khara leads the way for the Rams with his second straight day of 1-over 72. His 2-over score of 144 sits in a tie for third, four strokes back of tournament leader Josh Stauffer of St. Bonaventure.
Senior Matt Ball Jr. is in a four-way tie for eighth overall, two back of teammates Sarkanj and Ball at 7-over for the tournament.
Championship round play begins at 7:30 a.m. on Sunday morning. The Rams hit the links at 9:45 a.m. Fans can stay tuned to VCUathletics.com for more updates or follow live scoring at Golfstat.com.