The University of Rhode Island football team lost in their home opener on Saturday to the Stony Brook University Seawolves 35-18 at Meade Stadium in Kingston. Rhode Island, coming off a triple-overtime, 30-27 loss to the Central Michigan University Chippewas the week before, was looking to collect their first ever...
Need a place to find out what happened for each team on the campus of the Univer- sity of Rhode Island? Murray’s Weekly Roundup is a new feature to the Good 5 Cent Cigar’s sports section, where each week contributing sports reporter Sam Murray updates and recaps what each team accomplished...
I am no athlete. In no shape or form am I capable of performing in any sporting event, and my bleeding condition does not exactly help. Despite that, though, I took my 5-foot-9, 180-pound frame to the table tennis club on Tuesday night. You may not qualify table tennis as...
It was a busy weekend for the University of Rhode Island athletic teams. Contributing sports writer Sam Murray has all the updates for you about this week. Contributing Sports Reporter Ian Weiner has you covered on how the Rams cross country teams finished at the Atlantic 10 Championships. Football The football...
The University of Rhode Island volleyball team continued their surge, defeating George Washington University 3-1 on Friday and then prevailing on senior night in straight sets over George Mason University in what was a night of celebration for the departing Ram players as well as their beloved head coach. The...
The University of Rhode Island women’s soccer team snapped its six-game unbeaten streak in a 3-0 shutout loss at the hands of Atlantic 10 rival Virginia Commonwealth University. Rhode Island fell to 9-2-2 on the season and, despite having the most overall wins in the conference, is tied for sixth...
The University of Rhode Island women’s soccer team shutout Maine, 2-0, following two goals late in the game for the Rams that clinched their second win of the season on  a Sunday afternoon at the URI Soccer Complex. The Rams (2-3-1) came out aggressively from the onset, as Maine (4-3-0)...
The success of senior goaltender Kayla DiLorenzo has paid dividends for her teammates, coaches and fans at the University of Rhode Island. DiLorenzo and the Rams opened their season last weekend with a 7-0 shutout of Division II University of Delaware. She said she knows that at the end of...
The No.17 University of Rhode Island men’s ice hockey team won back-to-back games this weekend on the road against Towson University, 4-2 and 3-0. “Going on the road, its good to get the guys together,” Rhode Island head coach Joe Augustine said.  “We have a ways to go.  We got...
The University of Rhode Island women's volleyball team hosted the ninth annual Art Carmichael invitation over the weekend, first defeating Stony Brook, before falling to San Diego State in a heartbreaker, and then again coming up short against Notre Dame in the finale. The Rams looked to extend their three game winning streak heading into their first match on Friday afternoon against the Stony...

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