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Friars Lose: Providence 68, Rhode Island 75

1H 2H Final Score
Providence 31 37 68
Rhode Island 42 33 75

Stat Leaders

Points Rebounds Assists
Providence Diallo: 17 Diallo: 7 Cartwright: 4
Rhode Island Russell: 20 Robinson: 11 Dowtin/Garrett:4

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Thoughts from the Road: All-Time Classic Game for Friars and Rams

This Thoughts from the Road: Couch Edition is brought to you from the insanely comfortable — and hard to get up from — couch at the Smerkers’. It is also fueled by trips to Anthony’s and East Side Pocket and Mollie’s buffalo chicken mac and cheese.

  • Ed Cooley was doing his best troll job by using coachspeak to call this matchup against Providence’s most-played opponent all-time a business trip and not a rivalry game. Cooley’s comments added a little fuel to the fire this year to a game that lost a bit of it’s luster when E.C. Matthews tore his ACL in URI’s season opener. The game certainly lived up to whatever hype there was and is garnering lots of national attention for how exciting it was and for the dramatic fashion in which the Friars won the game.

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