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August 27, 2008

 

Historic Showdown Set for Nov. 7
RIC Cagers to Battle URI in Season Opener

 

Providence, RIóThe Rhode Island College menís basketball team will tip-off the 2008-09 season with an exhibition game at the University of Rhode Island on Friday, Nov. 7 at 7 p.m.

 

The Ryan Center will be rockiní as Head Coach Bob Walshís Anchormen will look to topple their intra-state rivals. You donít want to miss this game as Rhode Island College has won its past two openers, downing Div. I foes Iona in 2006 and Holy Cross in 2007.

 

Senior Forward Kaseem Johnson

 

RIC will sponsor a bus trip for this game. Watch future issues of Whatís News and the athletic website: www.ric.edu/athletics for ticket information.

 

Donít miss this great opportunity to see this historic showdown! Contact Art Pontarelli at (401) 456-8863 to reserve your spot.