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