FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 13, 2003

 

2003-04 Rhode Island College

Menís Basketball Score Report

Providence, RI

 

 

1

2

 

Final

 

Eastern Connecticut (4-3, 1-1)
36
33
 
69
 

Rhode Island College (3-5, 1-0)

46

48

 

94

 

 

ANCHORMEN DOWN WARRIORS, 94-69

 

            Providence, RIóSenior guard Kamran Alemdar (Stockholm, Sweden) scored a game-high 23 points as Rhode Island College defeated Eastern Connecticut State University, 94-69, in collegiate menís basketball action. The Anchormen improve to 3-5 overall and earn their first Little East Conference win.

 

In addition to Alemdar, four other Anchormen reached double figures in scoring. Sophomore forward Brian Stanko (Swansea, MA) scored 17, freshman guard Kamari Williams (Springfield, MA) had 16, senior guard Lester Carter (Boston, MA) had 12 and freshman center Anthony Pierlioni (Plainville, CT) rounded out the top five with ten points. Williams and sophomore guard K.C. Grandfield (Dartmouth, MA) each had seven assists, while freshman center Kevin Zalucki (Enfield, CT) had four blocks.

 

Sophomore guard Kevin Kokoszka (Meriden, CT) and senior forward Michael Kipphut (Meriden, CT) had 13 and 12 points, respectively, to lead ECSU, which falls to 4-3 overall and 1-1 in the LEC.

 

RIC is off for finals and the Christmas Break. The Anchormen will resume the season at the College of Staten Island Holiday Tournament on Dec. 27-28. The Warriors will play at the Hamilton College Tournament on Jan. 3-4.

 

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