Around the Rim is a semi-regular piece at Rhody Rampage, recapping articles, interviews, and news regarding the Rams, the A-10, and the entire college sports landscape.
Normally the Around the Rim segment touches on a variety of different teams in several sports. But not tonight. There’s so much buzz around Rhody Rams basketball right now that that’s all we’ll talk about. So here goes:
- The 2013-14 roster is now OFFICIAL! Check it out here. [GoRhody.com]
- John Rothstein of CBS Sports was in Kingston this week to observe a URI hoops practice. Here’s what he saw. [CBS New York]
- College Chalktalk’s Chris DiSano was in town for the same reason. He checked in with some observations as well. [College Chalktalk]
- Rumors are abound regarding Rhody’s 2013-14 schedule. Bill Reynolds of the Providence Journal wrote the following in one of his recent columns: “The word is URI will play at Georgetown in basketball in the upcoming season.” And College Chalktalk’s Bill Koch tweeted this a few days ago.
— Bill Koch (@BillKoch25) July 3, 2013
- It doesn’t seem that anything is official…yet. DiSano tweeted this a few weeks ago as well, and it still stands as far as we know.
Some URI schedule rumors floating around are not accurate. Even ones floated by normally accurate sources. Will tweet when info concrete.
— Chris DiSano (@CDiSano44) June 24, 2013
That said, wheeeeee, URI basketball talk! The official schedule can’t come soon enough.