The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team fell to Providence College for the fifth consecutive year on Wednesday night, 68-60, despite sophomore E.C. Matthews’ 27 points. “The outcome was disappointing,” URI head coach Dan Hurley said.  “I was proud of the way our young guys fought for us in...
The women’s basketball team was coming off a successful weekend when they took on Brown University (1-6) on Wednesday night, defeating the Bears 65-61 for a third straight win. URI’s success featured its depth on the bench, which scored 20 points, and had high pressure defense throughout. The Rams lead...
The past three months saw numerous teams have strong, record-setting seasons, like men’s soccer, women’s soccer and women’s volleyball, while others such as football are a work in progress. Each squad, though, had their fair share of standouts and here we will name the most valuable player for each...
When you think of sports coverage, what is the first thing that comes to mind? The powerhouse of sports media, ESPN. They cover every sport from the most common and popular, like football and basketball, to the little known or seasonal, like lacrosse or the Olympics. They even have sections...
The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team continues their heated in-state rivalry with Providence College on Dec. 10 as each team looks to prove they are the dominant team in the Ocean State. Both teams currently boast winning records and each already has an impressive win on their resume...
Gregg Burke, head coach of the University of Rhode Island golf team, added another player to his roster next year after recruit Dawson Jones signed his National Letter of Intent last week. Jones, a native of Howell, New Jersey, followed in the footsteps of both his father and grandfather, who...
The No. 9 University of Rhode Island men’s hockey team swept NCAA Division III Daniel Webster College in a pair of games Friday and Saturday, winning 5-1 and 7-3, respectively. In the first period of Friday night’s game, Daniel Webster got out to a fast start, scoring their first goal...
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Six games into the season, the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team has shown flashes of their potential to become an NCAA tournament-caliber squad. They’ve also showed that it might take longer than thought. Last week, they dropped two out of three at the Orlando Classic Tournament to No. 11...
With the holiday season officially in full swing, it is not uncommon for people to say what they are thankful for. People take a fresh look at their lives and really appreciate what they have as well as look back on what they have seen. For some, sports are one...

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