1. Capital City Classic: Richmond-VCU
The Capital City Class is a long-running rivalry between Richmond and VCU. There is no love lost between the crosstown rivals, and there are lots of bragging rights on the line when these two meet. You won’t find a better time to take in a game at the Robins Center, so make sure to be in attendance when the Spiders face the Rams.
Hanging from the rafters are banners celebrating the Spiders many accomplishments from over the years. Take in the banners to remember all of your favorite Richmond basketball memories including the Spiders two runs to the Sweet Sixteen.
3. Richmond Rowdies
If you want to be a part of the loudest and rowdiest group of fans at any Spiders game, then join the Richmond Rowdies. The student section at Richmond is unbelievable and gives the Spiders an incredible home court advantage. Even if you’re not a student, enjoy the cheers and chants provided by the Richmond Rowdies during your visit to the Robins Center.
4. Sticky Situation
The Richmond pep band, known as the Sticky Situation, will rock your world. The Sticky Situations performs a variety of contemporary songs as well as school songs and are one of the best parts of any Spiders basketball game, so enjoy their performance throughout the game.
5. Photos on the Concourse
Take a stroll of the concourse to see the pictures of past Spiders teams and players on the concourse. The pictures are perfect for reliving your favorite Spiders moments and offer you plenty to see on your way to getting a snack.
Nobody cheers on the Spiders quite like the Richmond cheerleaders, so join in the cheers when you see them take the court. The cheerleaders perform some incredible routines you won’t want to miss making them a must-see part of any Spiders game.
7. Fun Zone
Those of you bringing kids to the game will want to stop by the Fun Zone. The Fun Zone offers lots activities for kids and is the perfect place to take the little ones when they get restless making it a much-appreciated part of any Spiders basketball game.