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November 29, 2004

 

Rhode Island College Menís Basketball Update #2

(1-2 Overall, 0-0 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Jack Perriís team is 1-2 overall and has yet to see action in the Little East Conference. The Anchormen defeated Eastern Nazarene College, 79-58, on Tuesday, Nov. 23 in their only action for the week.

 

Sophomore guard Kamari Williams (Springfield, MA) has played in three games, starting all of them. He is averaging 21.0 points, 3.0 rebounds along with a team-high 2.0 steals and 7.7 assists per game. Williams tied game-highs with 20 points and seven assists in the Anchormenís, 79-58, victory over Eastern Nazarene.

 

Senior guard Andre Daley (Boston, MA) has played in three games, starting all of them. He is averaging 5.3 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 1.7 steals and a team-high 25.0 points per game. Daley tied a game-high, dropping 20 points while recording a game-high three steals in RICís, 79-58, victory over Eastern Nazarene. For his efforts, he was named to his second Little East Conference Menís Basketball Honor Roll of the season.

 

Sophomore guard Kinsey Durgin (Greenwood, ME) has played in three games, starting all of them. He is averaging 8.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.0 steals per game.

 

Senior forward Jason Harris (Bedford, MA) has played in three games, starting all of them. He is averaging 8.3 points and a team-high 7.7 rebounds per game. Harris pulled down a team-high nine rebounds in RICís, 79-58, win over Eastern Nazarene.

 

Sophomore forward John Weir (Danbury, CT) has played in three games, starting all of them. He is averaging 9.0 points, 4.3 rebounds, and a team-high 1.3 blocks per game. Weir notched a game-high three blocks in the Anchormenís, 79-58, victory over Eastern Nazarene.

 

Junior guard Kevin Payette (Woonsocket, RI) has played in three games. He is averaging 3.0 points, 1.3 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game.

 

Junior guard Jared Starnino (Providence, RI) has played in one game.

 

Sophomore guard Amde Tegbaru (Stockholm, Sweden) has played in three games. He is averaging 1.3 points, 1.3 rebounds, and .7 assists per game.

 

Sophomore forward Anthony Pierlioni (Plainville, CT) has played in three games. He is averaging 4.3 points and 6.7 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Davon Yarbrough (New Haven, CT) has played in three games. He is averaging 2.0 points and 0.7 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Kofoworola Edmonds (Providence, RI) has played in three games. He is averaging 5.0 points, 1.0 steals and 1.3 assists per game. Edmonds dropped a season-high 11 points in RICís, 79-58, win over Eastern Nazarene.

 

Freshman guard Benjy Nichols (New Haven, CT) has played in three games. He is averaging 5.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchormen will host Fitchburg State College on Monday, Nov. 29 at 7:00 p.m. and Roger Williams on Thursday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. before opening their LEC schedule at Plymouth State on Sat. Dec. 4 at 3 p.m.

 

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