The University of Rhode Island men’s baseball team played a doubleheader against Sacred Heart on Sunday losing the first game 2-1 and tying in the second game 3-3 in ten innings after the umpires cut the game short due to darkness. The Rams fell to the Pioneers on Saturday as...
After winning 3-1 on Saturday evening, the no. 4 University of Rhode Island women’s ice hockey team lost 3-2 Sunday morning against no. 12 Pennsylvania State University at the Bradford R. Boss Ice Arena. The Rams (5-2) controlled the tempo of Friday’s game from the puck drop and got on...
Autumn Walter | CIGAR | Rebecca Simms plays a good game but is unable to make it to home plate. It was a tough weekend for the University of Rhode Island softball team as they got swept in their three game set with St. Joseph's. URI was only able to...
  First-year head coach Bridget Hurlman looks to revive a program that finished 3-41 in the 2015 season, beginning this Friday when Rhode Island starts their season at the Lafayette Ford Lincoln of Fayetteville Showcase in Wilmington, North Carolina. Rhode Island is set to bring back a large majority of returnees,...
Photo by Autumn Walter |CIGAR| It's said that all great things must come to an end, truer words have never been spoken when it comes to the Dan Hurley era at URI. It became official on Thursday morning that Hurley won't be stomping up and down the court next season...

Blue Hens sweep Rams

The University of Rhode Island men’s ice hockey team dropped both games of a two game set to the University of Delaware Blue Hens, this weekend at the Bradford R. Boss Ice Arena. This weekend concluded URI’s six-game home stand stretched out over the last three weekends.  The Rams (4-3-3)...
  The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team opened up their season with a convincing win over American University, 65-42, on Friday night and a heartbreaking loss against Valparaiso University, , 58-55, on Tuesday morning. On Friday, both teams traded buckets in the first few fast fast-paced minutes of the...
The University of Rhode Island men’s and women’s track and field teams both found success over the weekend as the host school for the Coaches Tribute Meet, where the men placed first and the women took second. The Men's track and field remained unbeaten as they won the Coaches tribute...
Thursday night saw the emotional rollercoaster for the Rhode Island men’s basketball team come to a crashing halt as the reality of a short bench, banged-up team and inconsistent play finally caught up with them for good, dropping their opening-round game against UMass 67-62. The game started off about as...
A former University of Rhode Island men’s basketball player recently created a non-profit organization that aims to empower and provide educational opportunities for young African men and women through basketball. Ifeanyi Onyekaba, a senior finance major, left the basketball team prior to the 2015-16 season to focus on his academics....

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