April 1, 2011



Houston, TX-The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) recognized the 2010-11 Rhode Island College menís basketball team at its annual Luncheon of Champions as part of the Final Four festivities this afternoon.



(left to right) Assistant Coach Chris Burns, Bob Vecchione Sr.,
Head Coach Bob Walsh, Vin Cullen '55, Assistant Coach James Sorrentine.


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




Rhode Island College posted a 21-8 overall record and a 11-1 mark in the Little East this past season. The Anchormen won their fifth Little East Regular Season Championship, sharing the honor with Western Connecticut, in the past seven seasons and won their fourth Little East Tournament Championship in the last five years. RIC was one of only five programs to see action in the NCAA Tournament for the fifth consecutive season and reached the Sweet 16 for the second straight campaign.