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February 14, 2005

 

Rhode Island College Menís Basketball Update #10

(15-7 Overall, 8-4 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Jack Perriís team is 15-7 overall and 8-4 in the Little East Conference. The Anchormen won two Little East Conference games on the road last week. RIC defeated UMass Dartmouth, 83-61, on Tuesday, Feb. 8, before going on to defeat Southern Maine, 93-74, on Saturday, Feb. 12.

 

Sophomore guard Kamari Williams (Springfield, MA) has played in 22 games, starting all of them. He is averaging a team-high 15.5 points and 4.2 assists along with 1.6 steals and 4.0 rebounds per game. Williams scored the game-highs in points in both games last week, dropping in 27 and 19, respectively. He has been named to the Little East Conference Menís Basketball Weekly Honor Roll once this season.

 

Senior guard Andre Daley (Boston, MA) has played in 22 games, starting all of them. He is averaging 13.9 points, 4.0 rebounds, 2.3 assists and a team-high 1.7 steals per game. He has been named to the Little East Conference Menís Basketball Weekly Honor Roll twice this season.

 

Sophomore guard Kinsey Durgin (Greenwood, ME) has played in 22 games, starting all of them. He is averaging 11.8 points, 4.5 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.2 steals per game.

 

Senior forward Jason Harris (Bedford, MA) has played in 20 games, starting 21 of them. He is averaging 8.6 points and a team-high 7.6 rebounds per game. Harris has been named to the Little East Conference Menís Basketball Honor Roll once this season.

 

Sophomore forward John Weir (Danbury, CT) has played in 22 games, starting 20 of them. He is averaging 7.2 points, 4.7 rebounds, and a team-high 1.3 blocks per game.

 

Freshman guard Davon Yarbrough (New Haven, CT) has played in 22 games. He is averaging 8.8 points and 3.0 rebounds per game. He has been named the Little East Conference Rookie of the Week twice this season. He has been named to the Little East Conference Menís Basketball Honor Roll once this season.

 

Junior guard Kevin Payette (Woonsocket, RI) has played in 22 games, starting two of them. He is averaging 7.0 points and 3.0 rebounds per game. He dropped a season-high 18 points in the win over Southern Maine.

 

Junior guard Jared Starnino (Providence, RI) has played in 20 games, starting one of them. He is averaging 2.9 points and 2.9 rebounds per game.

 

Sophomore guard Amde Tegbaru (Stockholm, Sweden) has played in 14 games. He is averaging 1.4 points and 0.6 rebounds per game.

 

Sophomore forward Anthony Pierlioni (Plainville, CT) has played in 20 games. He is averaging 2.5 points and 2.8 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Benjy Nichols (New Haven, CT) has played in 21 games. He is averaging 2.8 points and 1.5 rebounds per game.

 

Junior forward Brendan Mullen (Fairhaven, MA) has played in 12 games. He is averaging 0.8 points and 1.5 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Justin Lopez (New Haven, CT) has played in five games. He is averaging 0.8 points and 0.2 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Ondinis Almanzar (New York, NY) has played in six games. He is averaging 2.8 points and 0.7 rebounds per game.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will close out the regular season this week with two home games. The Anchormen will host Western Connecticut on Tuesday, Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. and Keene State on Saturday, Feb. 19 at 4 p.m.  

 

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