FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 6, 2008

 

COX SPORTS TO TELEVISE RIC VS. URI MEN’S BASKETBALL GAME LIVE

Providence, RI—Cox Sports will televise the Rhode Island College vs. University of Rhode Island men’s basketball exhibition game on Friday, Nov. 7 at 7 p.m. live.

 

 

 Senior Guard Tirrell Hill

 

The Anchormen are coming off back-to-back Little East Conference Tournament Championships and NCAA Tournament appearances. Head Coach Bob Walsh’s team has defeated a Div. I opponent in each of the past two preseasons, knocking off Iona (82-71) in 2006 and Holy Cross (61-60) in 2007.

 

Rhode Island College is ranked No. 16 in the nation in the D3Hoops.com preseason poll. RIC returns 10 players and all five starters from last year’s squad.

 

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