'99 LOUISVILLE GAME CHOOSEN AS TOP GREAT MOMENTS IN RAMS' HISTORY

According to the fans' voting, the 1999 men's basketball game versus Louisville to open the ALLTEL Pavilion at the Stuart C. Siegel Center was voted on as the Greatest Moment in Rams' History. The 2000 men's tennis national championship match was voted as number two. Rolando Lamb's buzzer beater versus Northeastern in the NCAA Tournament was selected as the third greatest moment.

Beginning in the fall of 2003, VCU Athletics gave the fans an opportunity to vote on the Great Moments in Rams' History. All of the events were prior to the 2003 season and the fans had as many as 30 to choose from. Watch the Great Moments Show
1 - '99 Rams christens the new ALLTEL Pavilion at the Stuart C. Siegel Center with a 79-74 win over Louisville
2 -'00 Men's Tennis reaches the national championship match of the NCAA tournament
3 - '84 Lamb's jumper at buzzer gives Rams NCAA win over Northeastern
4 - '92 Baseball finishes one win away from the College World Series
5 - '78 ECAC South championship vs. Georgetown
6 - '85 Rams defeat ODU for third time to capture SBC title at Hampton
7 - '97 Men's Soccer outlasts American 9-8 in shootout to win CAA title
8 – '02 Golf qualifies for NCAA championship out of east regionals
9 - '96 VCU defeats UNC Wilmington 46-43 to capture CAA title
10 (T) '01 VCU defeats East Carolina on last-second 70-footer by Bo Jones
10 (T)'94 Warren, Ashby tackling a win in OT at Louisville

Honorable Mentions:
'81 Men's Basketball SBC Win Over UAB
'88 Baseball takes SBC championship with 7-1 win over Jacksonville
'93 Rams defeat USF, 95-91, in OT after overcoming a 26-point deficit
'01 Women's Tennis makes it to the elite eight

 


 

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