Richmond Basketball:

Richmond Basketball

Richmond Basketball: Richmond Spiders is the sports team of the University of Richmond, located in Richmond. Spiders teams participate in university competitions organized by the NCAA and are part of the Atlantic Ten Conference.


Richmond athletes are popular as Spiders since 1894 when a local sports journalist described one of the baseball team’s players saying he has long arms and a wild throw like a spider.

Richmond Basketball:

The Richmond basketball team has won the conference title 5 times, all of them when they played in the Colonial Athletic Association. On 7 occasions they have reached the final phase of the NCAA, earning the nickname of matagigantes, after defeating the University of Auburn in 1984. Then they led by Charles Barkley. His best classification was obtained in 1988 when he reached the round of 16. The last appearance in this final phase was in 2004.

Richmond Basketball
Richmond Basketball

Only 2 Richmond players have reached the NBA in their history, and only one of them had a relevant performance: Johnny Newman.

The team plays its home games at the Robins Center. Their last game was in the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament in the year 2011 under Coach Chris Mooney. He has guided the league since the 2005-06 season.

Previous season of Richmond Basketball::

The Richmond Basketball team has finished the 2018-2019 season with 13-20, 6-12 in A-10 Play to finish in a tie with Saint Joseph’s for 10th place. As the no. 11 seed in the A-10 Tournament, Fordham had defeated by the Richmond team before losing to Saint Louis in the 2nd round. Find more about NCAA here.

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