When Atlantic 10 Tournament play opens, the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team will be on the same floor on which it delivered one of its best performances of the season, against an opponent that was the victim of its last good stretch of basketball.

Over the last few years, victories over VCU have been frequent and important for the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team.

Off a surprising loss to St. Bonaventure last weekend, preseason Atlantic-10 favorite Richmond didn’t let the University of Rhode Island men's basketball team spring the same kind of upset Wednesday night.

Antwan Walker pulled down an offensive rebound and went back up with it. His putback was off the mark, but teammate Malik Martin grabbed the miss. When his own follow got blocked, Martin scratched for another rebound. Walker then went to the floor to trigger a jump ball after a missed 3-poin…

Rhode Island welcomed the opportunity of its late entry into the 2K Empire Classic, but the resulting challenge left the Rams with their first 0-2 start to the season since 2012.

    The Southern New England Senior Golf Association (SENESGA) made its annual donations to help veterans and food banks in Rhode Island.

      WARWICK — Stephen Maynard struck out seven and did not allow a run in three innings as Westerly National defeated Warwick Continental/American, 8-4, in the 10-11 District 3 fall ball tournament Wednesday.