FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 3, 2009

 

NABC HONORS RIC
MENíS BASKETBALL

Detroit, MI-The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) recognized the 2008-09 Rhode Island College menís basketball team at its annual Luncheon of Champions, held at the Cobo Convention Center as part of the Final Four festivities this afternoon.

 

 

 Nolan Richardson (left) and Tubby Smith (right) present RIC Head Men's
Basketball Coach Bob Walsh with the NABC Conference Champion Award.

 

The Anchormen, along with all of the other Div. I, II and III Regular Season Conference Champions, were honored.

 

 

 

Rhode Island College posted a 23-6 overall record and a program-record 13-1 mark in the Little East this past season. The Anchormen won their third (second outright) Little East Regular Season Championship in the past five seasons and advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the third consecutive year.

 

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