30 Years Later, VCU’s Most Improbable Regional Run Still Resonates


If you’re on a coaching staff and have to get an urgent message out to all your players it is generally done by mass texting, email or using some kind of direct messaging to your players’ cell phones. They get it in seconds and everyone is notified nearly at once. 

But in 1992, that kind of simple communication to a large group of people was not available. Getting ahold of 40 people was an all-day or two-day or three-day affair. And cell phones did not exist for the common folk. They were brick-sized technology that you generally only saw on[…]