By Horace Dozier Sr.
University of Dayton Flyers will be truly tested at tonight’s game with the VCU Rams, for the battle of undisputed first place and the winner of the A-10 regular season championship.
Dayton leads the Atlantic 10 with a 14-2 record. The Flyers, who are also 23-5 overall, lead VCU by one game with two games to play. The playoff game will be Wednesday at 8 p.m.
The A-10 Men’s Basketball Championship is in Pittsburgh March 8-12. Update and photos after the game, Go Flyers!
Update: 3/2/2017-The University of Dayton men’s basketball team won its first outright Atlantic 10 Conference regular season championship Wednesday night after defeating the VCU Rams 79-72 in front of a sold-out crowd at UD Arena. The game atmosphere was electric as a sold-out crowd let their voices be heard, everyone was anxiously awaiting the next shot. This game had to be one of the most physically played games of the season and with it being Senior night, the team again came together for another great win. (Game & Celebratory Photos Courtesy of Timesmedia)