Tonight, Rhode Island continued its winning ways, taking care of A-10 foe Saint Louis 60-52 Wednesday night for their 10th straight victory behind a stout defensive effort.
Rhody jumped out to a 13-3 lead in the 1st quarter and never looked back for their eighth straight win of the season.
For much of the first half, you'd never have known URI was a double-digit favorite to best A-10 rival La Salle
With La Salle, Rhode Island must identify the hand of the day early, communicate, and allow no traction.
Tammi Reiss' URI Rams outlasted the UMass Minutewomen to move to 3-0 in Atlantic 10 play and into a tie for first place.
The URI Rams women's basketball team used a 9-0 4th quarter run to put away George Mason 59-49 and move to 2-0 in Atlantic 10 play.
The URI Rams used a balanced scoring attack to outlast Saint Joseph's
It wouldn’t surprise me if they went up to the Ryan Center and ended up winning. It’s a confident team that that can beat anybody in this league.
I learned that the A10 is a very good league and that any team in this league and any game in this league, 1 through 14, is going to be a battle.
After leading leading by as many as 20 points in the 3rd quarter, URI went 12 minutes without a point. This allowed BU to cut the lead to 2 with 2:25 left. This is where Emmanuelle Tahane took over.