FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 9, 2010

 

WALSH & GRIMES TO APPEAR
ON THE RHODE SHOW

Providence, RI-Rhode Island College senior guard Jake Grimes (Providence, RI) and Head Menís Basketball Coach Bob Walsh will appear on FOX Providenceís (Channel 64) The Rhode Show on Wednesday, March 10 at 7:45 a.m.

 

 

 

The Rhode Island College menís basketball reached the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Div. III Menís Basketball Tournament with wins over Rutgers-Newark and Middlebury this past weekend.

 

The Anchormen (22-7) will battle Brandeis (21-6) with a chance to reach the Elite Eight on Friday, March 12 at sectional host Williams (27-1). Tip-off is scheduled for 6 p.m. If RIC wins, it will face the winner of SUNYIT (26-4) and the Ephs on Saturday, March 13 at 7 p.m. Rhode Island College defeated Brandeis in the second round of the 2007 NCAA Tournament, while falling to the Judges in regular season action last winter.

 

 

 

Grimes is a First Team All-Little East guard and a member of the leagueís All-Defensive Team. Walsh is leading the Anchormen to their second Sweet 16 appearance in four years.

 

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