A collection of some of my favorite oddball VCU-related photos from the blogosphere over the years. Feel free to submit yours to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Former Ram Joe Van Meter (right) having a gum malfunction.
Ready to rumble.
Enthusiastic fan base.
Briante Weber dunk sequence.
Old school desk SWAG.
Sgt. Slaughter and Shaka Smart.
Former VCU field hockey player Autumn Dea (left) meets Steven Spielberg.
VCU star power.
Assistant Coach Mike Rhoades, post Jarred Guest-elbow.
Best VCU promo poster ever.
VCU for life, and then some.
“We don’t wear cell phones at this level, son.”
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The fish-eye camera isn’t always a good thing.
The 80s, they were different.
Shaka Smart and some other basketball folks.
Vintage Fury. Marlene Stollings at Ohio.
Jay Bilas has a snazzy post-Final Four wardrobe.
Shaka Smart Bobblehead.
Starred in Titanic or something.
Famous Hollywood person.
Spike Lee and Shaka Smart.
A very VCU Halloween.
Who says Joey Rodriguez can’t dunk?
This is what an ESPY looks like.
Former Ram Dom Jones (left) shoots a Virginia Lottery commercial.
Best dog ever?
It was a very V-C-U Halloween.
Eric Maynor as Batman? Eric Maynor as Batman.
Kirill Pishchalnikov and a camel.
Mars Blackmon reps VCU.
We talkin’ ’bout meeting VCU Women’s Hoops?
Eric Maynor, not quite ready.
Edmund Sherod, best hair in VCU history.
Akron Coach Keith Dambrot, friend of the program.
Maya and Zora Smart meet Spike Lee.
Former Ram Brandon Inge is not a hockey player.
If you ever wanted to see what a Final Four ring looked like, here you go.
Former Ram Jamal Shuler, officially happy.
Shaka Smart 2012.
Juvonte Reddic (right) meets some famous Miami Marlin.
Ralph Theus Sign Co.
Brandon Inge tore up little league and the mullet scene before making the Majors.
Jesse Pellot-Rosa, seconds after winning the entire Siegel Center pizza.
Are VCU for SCUBA?
Spike Lee and unimpressed friend.
JeQuan Lewis’ competition for the best high-top fade.
William & Mary’s one-man court rush.
Shaka Smart on the red carpet.
This made for a fantastic Christmas Card.
Mmmmm, Havoc donuts.
Bananas, I tell you.