The men's basketball team fell to the Virginia Commonwealth University Rams 81-60 Wednesday night at the Siegel Center.
A sporting counterculture has formed at UR, creating a visible lack of students present at sporting events.
In a crucial game for conference tournament seeding, Richmond pulled out a strong 84–76 win over eighth-place Davidson Tuesday night.
Richmond was unable to come away with a win against conference rival VCU despite a 30-point performance from ShawnDre' Jones.
A former Richmond basketball player agreed to a multi-year contract on Sunday to become the head coach for the Brooklyn Nets.
Programs in the community and increased Rowdies action brought record-breaking attendance to the men's basketball games this season.
Richmond trailed the first-seeded Dayton Flyers early on in the A-10 Quarterfinals and was not able to regain the deficit throughout the game.
Senior Night turned into a clash of juniors as Dayton's Scoochie Smith led his team to victory over the Spiders and T.J. Cline's 36 points.
Richmond loses its sixth game in a row on Dream Big Day to fall to 2-9 in A-10 play.
Richmond squandered an opportunity by falling to 3-6 in conference play against a beatable George Mason team on Wednesday.
JeQuan Lewis's buzzer beater gave the Rams a two-point lead over the Spiders as Richmond has squandered its early lead to trail 39-37 at the half.
Richmond is 1-2 in the A-10 after its first win of 2016 came against the Fordham Rams.
Richmond rebounded poorly and found itself in foul trouble in a 85-70 loss to Texas Tech.