The University of Rhode Island Rams women’s basketball team defeated the University of Bridgeport Purple Knights 61-43 on Monday night at the Ryan Center in Kingston. The Rams hosted the Purple Knights, a Division II school, in an exhibition game to kick off their 2016-2017 season. URI’s first official game...
The University of Rhode Island men’s golf team placed seventh out of 19 teams competing at the Hartford Hawks Invitational on Monday and Tuesday, with senior Billy Walthouse leading the way for the Rams by a score of -3. Rhode Island tallied a combined score of 578 (+2) following two...
|CIGAR| Autumn Walter, Stone Freeman, Margeaux Gagnon, Jack O’Marra and Ben Kinch from the Good Five Cent Cigar and the 5 Cent Cigar Newscast spent their spring break covering the breaking news from the A-10 and NCAA’s.  Spring break has come and gone at the University of Rhode Island. While...
The Atlantic 10 Conference managed to get six NCAA National Tournament bids last year, with Saint Joseph’s College, Dayton University, Virginia Commonwealth University, Saint Louis University, the University of Massachusetts and George Washington University all claiming places in the field of 68. However, this year the conference looks to be...
The University of Rhode Island men’s cross country team finished in fourth place of eight teams at the season-opening Bryant Invitational in Smithfield, Rhode Island, on Saturday. After a strong preseason, the Rams started off the year with three runners finishing in the top 20 during the 5k race. Jacob...
  Rhode Island wrapped up the 2015 football season with a 21-38 loss to Towson University on Nov. 21 leaving the Rams with a season record of 1-10. Although Rhode Island had its 13th straight losing season, it certainly wasn’t all negative. Here’s a quick look back at the highs...
Photo by Margo Gagnon |CIGAR| The Rhode Island men’s hockey team finished their season last Friday with a 2-1 loss to New York University in game one of the ESCHL playoffs. Rhode Island was outshot for most of the game and after being down 2-0 early in the third period,...
The University of Rhode Island football season has been a far from memorable one so far. The Rams (0-2) were dismantled in a 54-7 loss to Fordham and they have been outscored 102-14 in their first two games. However, there is a silver lining. Though the scoreboard has shown otherwise,...
It was homecoming weekend when the University of Rhode Island women’s volleyball team took the court against Fordham, as they prevailed in a straight-set victory on a night filled with celebration and reunions. The Rams (12-9, 7-2) split their two road matches last weekend, first being blanked by La Salle...
After losing a late six-point lead to Dayton in the Atlantic 10 Tournament semifinals on Friday, any chances of the University of Rhode Island Rams making March Madness were no longer attainable. All hope is not lost though for the Rams. On Sunday night Rhode Island was presented with a...

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