FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 14, 2004

 

2003-04 Rhode Island College

Menís Basketball Score Report

Providence, RI

 

1

2

 

Final

 

Southern Maine (8-15, 2-10)
37
24
 
61
 

Rhode Island College (11-12, 7-5)

35

42

 

77

 

 

RIC STORMS BACK TO DEFEAT HUSKIES

            Providence, RIóDespite trailing Southern Maine by two points at the half, Rhode Island College came back to hand the Huskies a, 77-61, loss at The Murray Center on Saturday afternoon. With the victory, RIC improves to 11-12 overall and 7-5 in the Little East. It was the fourth consecutive win for the Anchormen, as they set a new RIC record by winning its fifth straight, home Little East game.

 

Two seniors had a big game for RIC on Senior Day. RIC senior guard Kamran Alemdar (Stockholm, Sweden) led the Anchormen as he scored 18 points, grabbed six boards, swiped four steals and dished out two assists. Senior guard Lester Carter (Boston, MA) had 11 points, seven boards, three steals and an assist. Three other Anchormen scored in double figures as freshman Kevin Zalucki (Enfield, CT) had 14, while sophomore Brian Stanko (Swansea, MA) and freshman Kamari Williams (Springfield, MA) each had 12.

 

USM falls to 8-15 overall and 2-10 in the Little East. Junior guard Jason Levecque (Westbrook, ME) scored 15 points in a losing effort.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will play at Western Connecticut on Tuesday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Huskies will play at Plymouth State on Tuesday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m.

 

     

 

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