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T.J. Buchanan

T.J. Buchanan is Mastering the Game from a New Perspective

CATCH THE RAMS VS. ST. BONAVENTURE SATURDAY, JANUARY 25 AT 3:00PM ET. ON YURVIEW, COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND. Current Rhode Island assistant coach T.J. Buchanan blends competitor with class. While a player with the Rams, he battled through the uncertainty of a coaching change and heavy rebuild years to make an NIT in...
Jeff Dowtin

Don’t Confuse Jeff Dowtin’s Confidence With Complacency.

CATCH THE RAMS VS. DUQUESNE WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22 AT 7:00PM ET. ON YURVIEW, COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND. Rhode Island guard Jeff Dowtin has been so steady over his three-plus seasons in the Atlantic 10 that it becomes easy to take him for granted. Don't. The senior guard is averaging 13.6 points, 3.5 rebounds, 3 assists...
Fatts Russell

The Skinny on Fatts and the Rams Sudden Momentum

What a difference a week makes. Last Wednesday, the Rams took the floor against Davidson still stinging from two losses to open the New Year. They'd regroup and defeat the Wildcats that night, then rediscover momentum with a huge road win at VCU and tack-on another road "W" at Saint Joe's two days ago....
Fatts Russell

An Afternoon at the Stu: Talking URI v. VCU with Michael Litos

Rhode Island (9-5, 1-1) travels to Richmond Saturday afternoon to face the VCU Rams (12-3, 2-0) in an early Atlantic 10 Conference battle. It will be quite the litmus test for David Cox and staff, as playing at the Stuart Siegel Center, a/k/a The Stu, is never a picnic for any opponent. That's why I...
Fatts Walker URI v Brown

Rams Look to Reset as Atlantic 10 Play Begins

THE RAMS TAKE ON RICHMOND SUNDAY, JANUARY 5TH AT NOON ON YURVIEW, COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND It happens to many teams. An annual event — the fall flat on your face game. Playing Mad Libs, it's the game where you your opponent about 20 game-minutes too long. By then, you're in a...
Antwan Walker

Antwan Walker: “Rhode Island Is Getting A Player Who’s Gonna Bring It”

CATCH ANTWAN WALKER AND THE RAMS TAKE ON WESTERN KENTUCKY SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21 AT 2:00PM ON YURVIEW, COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND. On Saturday when Western Kentucky rolls into town, Rhode Island welcomes a new teammate to game action as 6-9, 230 pound Georgetown transfer Antwan Walker becomes eligible. The redshirt sophomore sat a...
URI Coach David Cox

Coach David Cox Digs in on Rams Play & Providence Rivalry

Absence makes the heart grow fonder? Probably not. But the Rhode Island Rams (5-3) and Providence College Friars (5-4) renew acquaintances after the passage of another year. The tilt returns to the Ryan Center as it's the Rams turn to host. ESPN's also in town, as this one can be seen on ESPN2 at...
Fatts Russell

A Thanksgiving Feast of Rams News and Views

CATCH MANHATTAN @ URI, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 AT 4PM ON YURVIEW, COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND. With six contests in the rear view mirror, Rhode Island sits at 4-2 overall, a win over Alabama to its credit, and no resume-damaging losses. The two blemishes, a road loss at now No. 5 Maryland and a neutral...
Jacob Toppin

Toppin: Four Games and Already a Fan Favorite

CATCH MANHATTAN @ URI, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 AT 4PM ON YURVIEW, COX CHANNEL 4 IN RHODE ISLAND. The 2019-20 season is just four games old, but Rhode Island Rams freshman Jacob Toppin (6.5ppg, 4.8rpg) is already a fan favorite. Possessing a mixture of above-the-rim athleticism, ball skills, and fluidity, Toppin is fitting in seamlessly in Kingston....
Nate Oats

URI vs Alabama: Recon From Crimson Tide Head Coach Nate Oats

The Alabama Crimson Tide (1-1) of the Southeastern Conference travel 1,189 miles north to pay a visit to Rhode Island (1-1) at the Ryan Center tonight. New head coach Nate Oats, who went 96-43 with three trips to the NCAA Tournament in four years at Buffalo, takes over for Avery Johnson. Johnson and Alabama...