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November 24, 2003

 

Rhode Island College Menís Basketball Update #1

(0-2 Overall, 0-0 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Michael Kellyís team is 0-2 overall and has yet to see action in the Little East Conference. The Anchormen were defeated by Stonehill, 81-57, and Wheaton, 86-77, at the Stonehill College Coca-Cola Classic on Nov. 21-22 to open the season.

 

Freshman guard Kamari Williams (Springfield, MA) has played in two games, starting all of them. He is averaging 18.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. For his efforts this weekend, Williams was named Little East Conference Menís Basketball Rookie of the Week. He had 27 points, four rebounds, two assists and two steals against Wheaton on Nov. 22.

 

Senior guard Lester Carter (Boston, MA) has played in two games. He is averaging 9.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game.

 

Sophomore guard Kevin Payette (Woonsocket, RI) has played in two games, starting one of them. He is averaging 5.5 points and 4.5 rebounds per game.

 

Senior guard Kamran Alemdar (Stockholm, Sweden) has played in two games, starting all of them. He is averaging 8.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game.

 

Sophomore guard K.C. Grandfield (Dartmouth, MA) has played in two games, starting all of them. He is averaging 5.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game.

 

Freshman guard Kinsey Durgin (Greenwood, ME) has played in two games. He is averaging 7.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game.

 

Sophomore forward Brian Stanko (Swansea, MA) has played in two games, starting all of them. He is averaging 6.0 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game.

 

Freshman center Kevin Zalucki (Enfield, CT) has played in two games, starting all of them. He is averaging 4.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game.

 

Sophomore guard Jared Starnino (Providence, RI) has played in two games. He is averaging 2.0 points and 0.5 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman forward John Weir (Danbury, CT) has played in two games. He is averaging 1.0 points, 2.5 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game.

 

Sophomore forward Brendan Mullen (Fairhaven, MA) has played in two games.

 

Freshman center Anthony Pierlioni (Plainville, CT) has played in one game.

 

Freshman guard Amde Tegbaro (Stockholm, Sweden) has played in one game.

 

In upcoming action, RIC travels to Eastern Nazarene on Tuesday, Nov. 25 for a 7 p.m. tilt and then to the state of North Carolina to face Division I Davidson on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 1 p.m.

 

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