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Reeling off a three-game losing streak, the Christmas break couldn’t have come at a better time for the University of Rhode Island’s Men’s Basketball team. Playing eight games in 23 days, Rhody got themselves some much needed rest heading into tonight’s game against the St. Bonaventure.  The Bonnies have been...
Ishmael Leggett takes a shot against UMass. Photo by James McIntosh. It may have been a little later than usual, but the University of Rhode Island Men’s Basketball team returned to the Ryan Center on Wednesday night to secure a necessary non-conference win. Rhody took on the Seton Hall Pirates, who...
Rhody basketball fans who purchased season tickets can be compensated due to Covid-19. Photo by James Singer. There’s just going to be a different buzz inside the Ryan Center this year.  There won’t be the typical chants of  “Rhody, Rhody, Rhody” or the looks of excitement as children and students grab...

11/19/20 Newscast

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Watch the final newscast of the semester!
URI football would be nowhere without its culture-setting Director of Player Development. Photo from GoRhody.com Parked outside of Narragansett Beach on a cold fall afternoon, Donnie Smith, the University of Rhode Island’s assistant football coach, was in the midst of one of his favorite routines: enjoying the waves as they...
Will Leviton (left) at tryouts for Providence Pirates Basketball team. Photo from the Providence Journal. From the Providence Steamrollers to the Pawtucket Red Sox, the state of Rhode Island has had its fair share of professional teams over the years.  A new team will be joining the local scene next year––the...

11/12/20 Newscast

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Watch this week's newscast! Election Recap: Written and shot by Imani Fleming. Edited by Imani Fleming and Leah Crowley.Rhode Island's Name Change: Written, shot, and edited by Leah Crowley.Disky Business: Written, shot, and edited by Aniekan Okon.
Men’s soccer prepares to bring on 14 new team members. Photo by James McIntosh.  After a successful 2019 senior class brought home two Atlantic 10 titles and made two NCAA tournament appearances, the University of Rhode Island Men’s Soccer team will welcome 14 newcomers to continue the program’s recent success.   The...

10/29/20 Newscast

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Watch this week's newscast! - - - Fencing Club Written and edited by Aniekan Okon Shot by Aniekan Okon and Leah Crowley Farmers' Market Written, shot, and edited by Imani Fleming
Director of Football Operations Christina Ball does a lot of work behind the scenes. Photo courtesy of Christina Ball.  Rhody fans may be familiar with names like Vito Priore or Jakari Grant, but the most important quarterback for the University of Rhode Island Football team usually goes unnoticed on the...