Once upon a time, defense won basketball games. It was that simple of a concept. The amount of games a team won matched the strength of their defense. That is no longer the case. The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team is eighth in the Atlantic 10 with a...
The University of Rhode Island men’s and women’s track and field teams were victorious at the University of Rhode Island Coaches versus Domestic Violence Invitational at the Mackal Field House this past Saturday on Senior Day. The teams combined to win nine individual events, two relay events and both finished...

Week Roundup

Women’s Volleyball The women’s volleyball team went 1-1 this week at home when they defeated La Salle University on Friday and fell to Duquesne University the following day. On Friday, the Rams beat the Explorers in three consecutive sets. Junior Audrey Castro recorded a match-high 16 kills. The Ram’s...
Not every team gets a storybook ending. For those who do, there may not even be a logical explanation as to why the basketball gods have chosen them to be the emblem of hope everywhere. They receive their grim prognosis, are encouraged to make plans for the NIT Tournament,...
  Saturday night marked the 100th meeting of the Governor’s Cup, when URI and Brown’s football annually face off. The first game took place in 1909. Overall the Bears hold a 71-26-2 record against the Rams Needless to say, the series has not gone well for the Rams. Rhode Island didn’t beat...
  There are many important factors that attributes to the success of the sailing team at the University of Rhode Island, but what matters the most is preparation, mental toughness and teamwork. The team is split between co-ed and the women’s team, and includes more than 50 members who have...
The University of Rhode Island baseball team was swept by no. 14 Florida State University this past weekend to kick off the season. The Seminoles outscored the Rams 50-6 in the three-game set. On Friday, Rhode Island senior Steve Moyers got the start and the loss, but the game did...
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 men’s soccer team defeated No. 22 George Mason on Friday night, 3-1, and Dayton in overtime on Sunday afternoon, 1-0, to remain unbeaten in their last nine games. Rhode Island has won four consecutive games and sit at 4-0 in the conference with an 8-3-3...
The University of Rhode Island women’s volleyball team has its sights set on the Atlantic 10 Conference Championship, and Saturday was a step in the right direction as they toppled last year’s champion Duquesne at Keaney Gymnasium 3-2. The Rams were fresh off another conference victory over La Salle, 3-0,...

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