The University of Rhode Island men’s roller hockey team dropped two of three games this past Saturday, salvaging one to avoid a sweep and improve to 4-7 on the season. Rhode Island fell to Temple University 4-2 and Northeastern University 3-2 before sinking Hofstra in a high-scoring finale, 8-5. The Rams...
Photo by Autumn Walter | JaJuan Lawson scrambles out of pocket vs. UNH. By Nick Cardi and Tyler Krusz Offensive MVP: The quarterback position is one of the most demanding and unique in all of sports. In no other team sport does the success start and end with just one player; it...
The no. 5-ranked University of Rhode Island women's ice hockey team lost 2-1 and won 3-1 in a two-game series this past weekend when hosting no. 4 University of Massachusetts at the Bradford R. Boss Arena. Saturday morning marked the first time Rhode Island faced UMass since losing to them in...
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...
Photo by Autumn Walter | Brooke Osmanski tries to make a move for the Rams, fending off an attacker from St. Bonaventure. The women’s soccer team suffered two heartbreaking losses this weekend to St. Bonaventure and Saint Joseph’s. On Thursday, the Bonnies came to the Kingston. Both teams were not only...
Photo courtesy of Erin Edgerton, The Commonwealth Times The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team sailed past Virginia Commonwealth University 81-68 this past Saturday, extending their winning streak to 14 games and advancing to 11-0 in Atlantic 10 conference play.   URI would display their dominance early-on, as Andre Berry would...
The University of Rhode Island women's rowing team competed in Boston, Massachusetts this past Saturday earning a first place finish by sweeping the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Coast Guard for their first meet of the spring season.   In the first race of the day the varsity 8+...
February is now upon us, which means it is now appropriate to begin assessing the scope of the college basketball season. There exists a feeling of faint hope pervading throughout campus, as the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team finds itself walking a fine line between legitimacy and...
For URI men’s soccer co-captain Dominik Richter, he had never been named the Atlantic 10’s Offensive Player of the Week. But Richter can finally check that off his to-do list. “It means a lot,” Richter said on his recognition. “I’ve tried to get this award the past two years...
  The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team received devastating news that star junior guard E.C. Matthews will miss the entire season after suffering a right knee injury in Friday night’s 65-42 season-opening victory over American University. The injury occurred approximately nine minutes into the 2015 campaign. Over 5,000...

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