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December 2, 2003

 

Rhode Island College Menís Basketball Update #2

(1-3 Overall, 0-0 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Michael Kellyís team is 1-3 overall and has yet to see action in the Little East Conference. The Anchormen defeated Eastern Nazarene College, 81-59, on Nov. 25 to pick up their first victory of the season. RIC then traveled to Division I Davidson, a Div. I NCAA Tournament team from a year ago, and were defeated, 108-78, on Nov. 29.

 

Freshman guard Kamari Williams (Springfield, MA) has played in four games, starting three of them. He is averaging 13.5 points, 2.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.

 

Senior guard Lester Carter (Boston, MA) has played in four games, starting one of them. He is averaging 8.0 points and 4.0 rebounds per game with a team-high seven steals.

 

Senior guard Kamran Alemdar (Stockholm, Sweden) has played in four games, starting three of them. He is averaging 11.3 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game. Alemdar scored a game-high 20 points in the loss to Davidson.

 

Freshman center Kevin Zalucki (Enfield, CT) has played in four games, starting all of them. He is averaging 8.3 points and 4.8 rebounds. Zalucki scored 21 points and grabbed nine boards in the win over Eastern Nazarene.

 

Sophomore forward Brian Stanko (Swansea, MA) has played in four games, starting all of them. He is averaging 6.3 points and 2.8 rebounds per game.

 

Sophomore guard K.C. Grandfield (Dartmouth, MA) has played in four games, starting all of them. He is averaging 4.8 points, 3.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game.

 

Sophomore guard Kevin Payette (Woonsocket, RI) has played in four games, starting one of them. He is averaging 5.5 points and 4.0 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Kinsey Durgin (Greenwood, ME) has played in four games. He is averaging 3.5 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game.

 

Sophomore guard Jared Starnino (Providence, RI) has played in four games. He is averaging 2.5 points and 1.5 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman forward John Weir (Danbury, CT) has played in four games. He is averaging 1.8 points and 2.0 rebounds per game.

 

Sophomore forward Brendan Mullen (Fairhaven, MA) has played in four games. He is averaging 0.5 rebounds and 0.3 assists per game.

 

Freshman center Anthony Pierlioni (Plainville, CT) has played two games. He is averaging 8.0 points and 3.0 rebounds per game. Pierlioni scored ten points vs. Davidson.

 

Freshman guard Amde Tegbaru (Stockholm, Sweden) has played in three games. He is averaging 5.3 points per game.

 

In upcoming action, RIC travels to Roger Williams University on Thursday, Dec. 4 for an 8 p.m. tilt then heads home for the first time this season to face LEC rival Plymouth State University on Saturday, Dec. 6 at 3 p.m.

 

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