Around the Rim is a semi-regular piece at Rhody Rampage, recapping articles, interviews, and news regarding the Rhode Island Rams, the A-10, and the entire college sports landscape.
- It’s never ever too early to get excited about football season, especially with new head coach Jim Fleming in Rhode Island. Rhody football will play their final scrimmage of the spring – the annual Blue-White Game – this morning at Meade Stadium. Things get underway at 10:00 a.m., and the scoring system is a little different than your traditional football game. You can check out all the details here. [GoRhody.com]
- If the picture of his signed NLI wasn’t enough, the Jarvis Garrett signing has been officially announced by the University of Rhode Island. [GoRhody.com]
Additionally, MidwestBallers TV has video of Garrett putting ink to paper. Check that out as well.
- Meanwhile, URI basketball’s current roster is busy getting pumped and jacked. Dan Hurley’s sure excited about it.
Lots of big time performances during Bench Press Testing today! @biggie_minnis maxed out at 275lbs. EC at 245lbs. Iffy maxed 300.
— Dan Hurley (@dhurley15) April 18, 2014
- We all know how tough all the basketball teams in the A-10 were this year. Will the conference be as tough next year as well? Furthermore, does Dayton’s deep run in the NCAA Tournament mean they’re the favorite entering next season? Eamonn Brennan breaks it down. [ESPN]