Ex-college coach says Lamar Odom is "much improved"

Former Rhode Island basketball coach Jim Harrick says NBA star Lamar Odom is in "much improved" condition at a Las Vegas hospital after being...

No. 2 South Carolina women outlast No. 6 Ohio State in season opener

...left and Gardner-Webb rallied from a 15-point deficit to shock North Carolina. NO. 23 SYRACUSE 57, RHODE ISLAND 54In Kingston, R.I., Briana Day scored five of her 14 points in the final 5 minutes to lead Syracuse past Rhode Island.

A guide to the 2015-16 college hoops season

...nation's top all-around players probably doesn't get the credit he deserves from playing out West.E.C. MATTHEWS, G, RHODE ISLAND: One of the nation's best shooting guards averaged nearly 17 ppg last season.DEANDRE BEMBRY, G/F, ST. JOSEPH'S...

Georgia Tech edges Rhode Island to finish fifth in Orlando Classic

...scored 16 points and Georgia Tech beat Rhode Island 64-61 Sunday night in the fifth-place...E.C. Matthews had 17 points for Rhode Island (4-2) and finished with 56 in...seconds to go."It's a young team," Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley said. "There's...

Auto recalls

...Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Washington, D.C.Hyundai said if road salt ? which is sprinkled on roads...

The royal treatment

...combined.And how about those three ? former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb and former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee? What else can you say other than they were seemingly unprepared, hopelessly outmatched by the...

Democrats share stage in debate

...secretary and U.S. senator from Virginia, and Lincoln Chafee, the Republican-turned independent-turned Democrat from Rhode Island.Chafee was the only candidate on stage who challenged Clinton on her e-mail practices, saying "credibility is an...

South Carolina pitcher tosses no-hitter in Little League World Series

...Taylors, South Carolina, beat Cranston, Rhode Island, 7-1 on Friday in the state's...South Carolina finished with 13 hits.Rhode Island scored its lone run in the first...Pennyslvania, and Webb City, Missouri. Rhode Island will face the loser.In other openers...

Ohio State knocks off Rhode Island

...10 rebounds and No. 4 Ohio State beat Rhode Island 69-58 in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off...Xavier Munford had 16 points to lead Rhode Island, which had four players in double...court.That led to a technical foul on Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley.Thomas hit both...

Xavier edges Rhode Island

...McAfee scored 23 points and David West added 20 points and 14 rebounds as Xavier beat Rhode Island (3-11, 0-2 Atlantic-10), 78-75. The loss was Rhode Island's ninth straight, despite a career-high 23 points from Tip Vinson and 21...

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