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  • A10 Tourney: UMASS 65, URI 61

    A10 Tourney: UMASS 65, URI 61

    Rhody led by double digits in the second half to border-state rival UMASS, but down the stretch, youth, lack of depth and poor free throw shooting ended URI’s season 65-61 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Xavier Munford led the Rams in his final collegiate game with 24 points on 9-16 shooting. The Sr. guard was 3-6 from three-point land. Here’s Chris DiSano and Frank Carpano with the recap, highlights and post-game interviews.

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  • Freshmen lead the Rams Transformation

    Freshmen lead the Rams Transformation

    Cox Sports’ Chris DiSano tracks the transformation of the URI program in Dan Hurley’s second season as coach. The development of freshmen E.C. Matthews and Hassan Martin have the program looking up, and they’ve been helped along by Xavier Munford, who has carried the bulk of production since his arrival in Kingston last year.

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  • Munford, Rams best Fordham 77-65

    Munford, Rams best Fordham 77-65

    In a game televised by Cox Sports, the Rhode Island Rams defeated Fordham 77-65, at the Ryan Center. The victory clinched a spot for URI in the A-10 first-round quadruple header next Thursday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. In his final game at The Ryan Center, senior Xavier Munford registered 21 points, seven rebounds, four assists and two blocked shots. Freshman Hassan Martin collected his fourth double-double of the season (13points, 12 rebounds) also adding a half dozen loudly […]

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  • Munford nets 32 as Rhody upsets Bonnies, 87-78

    Munford nets 32 as Rhody upsets Bonnies, 87-78

    Rhode Island snapped a six-game overall losing streak – and six game road slide in Atlantic 10 play – with an 87-78 victory at St. Bonaventure. Xavier Munford poured in a game and season-high 32 points. The senior guard made 10-of-19 shots, including 3-of-6 from the perimeter. Twenty-one of Munford’s 32 points came in the second half. E.C. Matthews added 24 points The leading candidate for A-10 Rookie of the Year had 13 of his 24 in the second half. […]

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  • College Basketball preview: URI vs. St. Bonaventure 2/22

    College Basketball preview: URI vs. St. Bonaventure 2/22

    The University of Rhode Island Rams have had a rough 2013-14 season. They hold an 11-16 overall record and are 2-10 in the conference. The Rams, lead by head coach Dan Hurley, head into an away game today against St. Bonaventure coming off of a 57-54 loss to St. Joseph’s  on February 19, the most recent in a six game losing streak they will look to snap. If they can pick up a W this afternoon, they might find momentum […]

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  • Preview: URI Rams face Duquesne Dukes on Cox Sports

    Preview: URI Rams face Duquesne Dukes on Cox Sports

    In just a short while, the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team, with an 11-14 overall record this season, will face off against the 10-13 Duquesne Dukes. The Rams, 9-4 at home, will host the Dukes, who are 4-5 in away games. It’s a high stakes matchup, as both teams will look to snap a four game losing streak. The Rams, led by head coach Dan Hurley, started the 2013-14 season strong, picking up a solid number of Ws […]

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  • La Salle defeats URI 72-62

    La Salle defeats URI 72-62

    The URI Rams dropped their third straight game to start A-10, 72-62, at La Salle on Wednesday night. Xavier Munford led all scorers with 21 points. The senior also registered a career-best eight assists.

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  • Rhody loses in final seconds to St. Louis, 59-58

    Rhody loses in final seconds to St. Louis, 59-58

    Trailing by 12 (33-21) with 17:34 left in the game, Rhode Island went on a 25-8 tear over the next nine minutes to pull ahead by five (46-41) after a a pair of free throws by E.C. Matthews. The teams traded baskets over the next five minutes before a layup by Jordair Jett pushed Saint Louis ahead by three 57-54. Matthews responded with a 3-pointer that evened things up at 57 apiece before a free throw by Xavier Munford put […]

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  • Rhody Rams Final Game in Italy

    Rhody Rams Final Game in Italy

    URI traveled to the Lake Como region on Saturday to wrap up the final two days of their 10-day trip around Italy. The Rams faced Selezione Varese – made up of players from the Italian SerieA and Nazionale B professional leagues. Watch highlights and interviews with big sophomore Jordan Hare,  guard Mike Powell, and the dynamic freshman guard that URI Ram fans are buzzing about – E.C. Matthews

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  • Munford Leads Rams to Win 92-87 in Italy

    Munford Leads Rams to Win 92-87 in Italy

    The Rhody Rams won their first game in Italy 92-87 led by Xavier Munford’s 27 points. Check out some of the game highlights – captured in the gym’s sweltering heat – by Cox Sports’ EmmyAward® winning producer Chris Ackerknecht, who is traveling with the team. More to come! Ciao for now! We’re tweeting updates every day at #RHODY2ROME, and posting interviews, pictures and basketball highlights here at CoxSportsOnline throuout the week. Check back with us later. FOLLOW COX SPORTS ON […]

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