Settling in the first year of college can take an adjustment period for some students, but that’s not the case for University of Rhode Island freshman, Kelly Iocca, who was just awarded her second A-10 rookie of the week award in the young season. “It didn’t feel real,” Iocca said....
The University of Rhode Island women’s swimming and diving followed up an impressive performance in their tie against Wagner with a 174-123 loss Saturday at Vermont. The Rams have now gone winless since their victory at Bryant back in early December. “It was frustrating we didn’t swim better, but it...
  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 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...
University of Rhode Island sophomore Nicole Brennan has already scored double-digit points 10 games into the season en route to the women’s soccer team’s best start in 14 years. Rhode Island finished their non-conference play with a record of 8-1-1.  The last time the Rams won eight games before league...
The University of Rhode Island men’s and women’s track and field teams combined for 16 top-10 finishes at the Boston University Terrier Classic in Boston this past weekend. The top performer for the men’s squad at the meet was freshman Marlon Montague, who followed up his Atlantic 10 Rookie of...
Although the University of Rhode Island women’s basketball season has not officially started, freshman Charise Wilson is already creating a buzz. The 5-foot-5 point guard from West Babylon, New York, was a big score for the revamped women’s program. Along with the new head coach, Daynia La-Force, Wilson is among...
The University of Rhode Island men's soccer team (3-6-1) suffered their fourth and fifth consecutive losses, all by one goal, with a score line of 2-1 against Brown University on Saturday night, and Bryant University on Tuesday night. The Brown game quickly went awry for Rhode Island, following a goal...
The University of Rhode Island football team lost their 11th consecutive game this season, this time falling to the Stony Brook University Seawolves 35-14 on Saturday, despite 202 yards on the ground from senior tailback Lyle McCombs. The loss pushes the team just one game away from its second winless...
Photo by Autumn Walter |CIGAR| WASHINGTON D.C. – Bad news, the University of Rhode Island fell in the Atlantic 10 Championship game to the Davidson Wildcats, 58-57 on Sunday afternoon. Good news, the Rams will receive an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament on Sunday night. The Wildcats had a 45-39...

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