Aug 12, 2015, 10:00 PM EDT
Not having Butts hurts, but the Rams won’t lack for options on the front court with Hassan Martin leading the way.
May 9, 2015, 11:35 PM EDT
The IMG product hails from Italy, where he played as an amateur in the Serie A basketball league before making the move to IMG.
Apr 3, 2015, 3:54 PM EDT
All three were role players for URI this season, and the staff would like to add some front court depth during the spring signing period.
Apr 1, 2015, 5:15 PM EDT
Hurley led the Rams to a 23-10 record this season, and with the amount of talent they’ll return Rhody should be an NCAA tournament team and a contender in the A-10.
Jan 28, 2015, 11:24 PM EDT
Rhode Island moved to 14-5 overall and 6-2 in Atlantic 10 play with the win over Fordham.
Jan 3, 2015, 6:39 PM EDT
Rhode Island converted nine second-half turnovers by Saint Louis into 21 points in their 65-53 win over the Billikens.
Sep 21, 2014, 9:21 PM EDT
URI head coach Dan Hurley landed his second 2015 commitment Sunday evening.
May 16, 2014, 12:07 PM EDT
URI scores a huge late commitment from a four-star prospect.
May 1, 2014, 7:37 PM EDT
After missing all of last season to deal with personal issues, Rhode Island forward Jordan Hare may return to the program this summer.
Jan 29, 2014, 5:40 PM EDT
Rhode Island has added a front court player to its program, as the school announced on Wednesday that Chipola (Florida) College power forward Earl Watson is now a member of the team. Watson, who’s listed at 6-foot-7, 250 pounds, will only practice with the team for the remainder of the current season. That will ensure…
Jan 4, 2014, 10:36 PM EDT
The task of rejuvenating a struggling basketball program can be a difficult one, and that was certainly the case for Dan Hurley when he accepted the Rhode Island coaching job in the spring of 2012. The Rams were coming off of a seven-win season, with roster turnover and poor play being major issues. As expected…
Nov 2, 2013, 4:00 PM EDT
When a veteran coach like Dan Hurley doesn’t know how to adapt to a rule change, you can bet we’re in for a bumpy ride as the season opens. Randy Peterson of USA Today put it succinctly when he wrote “College basketball officials are supposed to call hand-checking a foul as they transition the sport…
Nov 2, 2013, 10:15 AM EDT
Rhode Island came up with a 93-77 win over Division II Southern Connecticut on Friday night in an exhibition contest, but after losing sophomore forward Jordan Hare to a leave of absence earlier in the day, the team is hoping for the best as another one of their big men went down. Junior forward Gilvydas…
Nov 1, 2013, 2:41 PM EDT
A number of people expect the Rhode Island Rams to make a sizable leap forward in 2013-14, with head coach Dan Hurley entering his second season and newcomers such as Gilvydas Biruta and freshmen E.C. Matthews and Hassan Martin having the skills needed to make an immediate impact. But the Rams will likely begin that…
Oct 24, 2013, 12:15 PM EDT
All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here. For a schedule of our previews…
Oct 7, 2013, 12:00 PM EDT
All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of the Conference Previews we’ve published, click here. For a schedule of our previews for…
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