After being a projected one bid league entering the 17-18 season, the A-10 once again proved why it’s one conference that should never be slept on. Rhode Island and St Bonaventure went on a terror late in the season to ensure they would go dancing, while Davidson’s historic run to the Atlantic 10 Tournament championship made the conference a three team bid. This season, the A-10 came in with the same expectations of being a possible one or two bid league with usual suspects l
College: Rhode Island Position: Point Guard Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 5/10/1997 Professional Player Comparison: Lenny Wilkins/Deron Williams 17-18 Stats: 9.6 points (44% FG/ 38% 3FG/ 70% FT), 5.6 assist, 3.1 rebounds, .9 steals, Assist/TO: 4.4 Player Strengths: Vision Passing ability Decision Making Athleticism Ability to get in the lane IQ Leadership Ability Pick n Roll Ability Speed/Quickness Tough/Competitive Player Weakness: Shooting Streng
It wasn't easy, yet third seed Davidson found a way. Freshman standout Kellan Grady jumper late propels the Wildcats to the 2018 Atlantic 10 Championship with a 58-57 win over top seed Rhode Island. Davidson held the lethal Rams scoreless for the remaining 3:41 of the game. Grady posted a team high 17 points while co-player of the year Peyton Aldridge added 13 points and 7 rebounds. Rhode Island Senior EC Matthews scored a game high 20 points and grabbed 8 rebounds to lead t
#1 Rhode Island (24-6) vs #8 VCU (18-15)- In a heavyweight A10 battle that went down to the last minute, Rhode Island led by sophomore point guard Jeff Dowtin and senior guard Jared Terrell, knocked off conference power Virginia Commonwealth 76-67 despite a monster 23 points, 15 rebound double double from Rams senior forward Justin Tillman. Dowtin posted a team high 18 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assist while Terrell added 16 points. It was a back an forth duel for much of the g
Hosting preseason favorite Rhode Island, it was clear that George Washington had a tough road ahead if it hoped to walk off their home court victorious. Little did anyone know how tough it would be. Led by senior guard Jared Terrell game high 22 points and senior forward Andre Berry 17 points, GW (8-8/1-2) fell to Rhode Island (11-3/ 3-0) 81-60. Senior forward Yuta Watanabe led the Colonials with 17 points on 7-10 shooting while freshman guard Terry Nolan Jr added 13 points.