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  • Friars All Access OT #3

    Friars All Access OT #3

    After Friars All Access ends for our TV viewers, Coach Cooley and Vin Parise carry on their conversations into OT for our followers on Cox Sports Online.

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  • Rhody Falls to VCU, 70-64

    Rhody Falls to VCU, 70-64

    Rhode Island kept battling but came up just short in a 70-64 loss to VCU Wednesday. VCU led 43-41 before going on a 19-6 run to open up a 15-point lead with 4:00 remaining in the game. Rhody managed to get within five points three times in the final minutes, but was unable to complete the rally. VCU was led by guard Treveon Graham, who had a game-high 19 points and added eight rebounds. Big man Juvonte Reddic’s added 18 points […]

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  • EWG Soccer Receives National Honors

    EWG Soccer Receives National Honors

    The Exeter-West Greenwich Asst. Coach Steve Marmas and senior Alissa Georgio are guests on Varsity Life. EWG was honored by Max Preps as one of the best soccer teams in the United States. EWG was the undefeated state champions in Rhode Island.

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  • Classical Basketball Coach is “WIRED”

    Classical Basketball Coach is “WIRED”

    Classical Basketball Coach John Kavanah was “WIRED” on OSN’s latest #GAMENIGHT basketball game vs. Woonsocket. It was a terrific game that included a very special milestone achieved by one of Coach Kavanah’s players.

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  • Billy Baron’s amazing buzzer-beater… NOT

    Billy Baron’s amazing buzzer-beater… NOT

    After Marvin Johnson gave Niagara the lead with seconds left, Billy Baron hit a tough 3-pointer on the run for what looked to be the game-winner. But after official review, the shot had not left Baron’s fingers in time and was waived off. Baron, the former Rhody guard and son of former URI Coach Jim Baron,  is averaging 16.0 points for Canisius, who are 13-8 .

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  • Top Prep Talent in the USA on Display in Springfield

    Top Prep Talent in the USA on Display in Springfield

    Cox Sports’ “Recruiting Insider” Adam Finkelstein appeared on OSN’s Tip Off Show this weekend to provide a report on the Spalding Hoop Hall Classic from Springfield, Massachusetts. The annual tournament boasted several of  the most-recruited basketball players in the entire country, including New Hampton’s Noah Vonleh (recently committed to Indiana), Tilton’s Goodluck Okonoboh,  Jabari Parker (headed for Duke), Mercedes Russell, Aaron Gordon, Dakari Johnson, Jahlil Okafor, Kasey Hill (signed with Florida), and the top-rated prospect in 2013 Andrew Wiggins.  

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  • Emily Sisson Sets World Leading Time in 5000-Meters

    Emily Sisson Sets World Leading Time in 5000-Meters

    The Providence College men’s and women’s indoor track teams competed at the Boston University Terrier Invitational in Boston, Mass. over this past weekend. Junior Emily Sisson  ran a NCAA and World leading time in the 5000-meters on Friday night.  Sisson placed first in the 5000-meters with a time of 15:44.40.  Fellow classmate Laura Nagel (Napier, New Zealand) finished fifth with a time of 16:07.56. Earlier this year, Emily talked about her experience at Providence College, competing in the NCAA Championship […]

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  • No Harm, No Foul, No Win

    No Harm, No Foul, No Win

    One more look at the final seconds of the URI-GWU game. Do you agree with OSN’s Chris DiSano that the refs missed a call on Jordan Hare’s potential game-winning put-back?

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  • Rams fall short at the buzzer

    Rams fall short at the buzzer

    George Washington’s Joe McDonald hit a baseline jumper with nine seconds left to lead his team to a dramatic 66-65 win over URI televised on OSN from the Ryan Center. The Rams nearly won the game with Xavier Munford 3-point attempt that rimmed out. Freshman Jordan Hare rebounded Munford’s miss and was clearly fouled on the follow-up but there was no call. URI Coach Dan Hurley stormed the court to protest the non-call, but it was too late.The buzzer had […]

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  • “Rhody Insider” Online #1

    “Rhody Insider” Online #1

    Vin Parise is joined by URI head coach Dan Hurley to discuss some extra topics that didn’t make it to the Rhody Insider show. They talk about the Ryan Center and how important it is to have a big crowd for home-court advantage. Hurley discusses his desire to expand the fan base and fill the Ryan Center for every home game. Catch Rhody Insider Thursdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 9:30 pm and Mondays at 8:30 pm on the Ocean […]

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