Posts Tagged Rhode Island

Henton leads Providence past Yale 72-66

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — LaDontae Henton scored 29 points and Tyler Harris chipped in 14 to lead Providence past Yale 72-66 on Friday.

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Ellis helps No. 11 Kansas beat Rhode Island

Kansas Jayhawks guard Devonte' Graham (4) drives past Rhode Island Rams guard Jarvis Garrett (1) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay)

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Perry Ellis and the Kansas Jayhawks took control early against Rhode Island.

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Turkey jerky helps fuel US sailors in ocean race

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Plowing through the Indian Ocean in the Volvo Ocean Race, the sailors aboard the U.S.-based Team Alvimedica found Thanksgiving treats stashed in their food bags Thursday.

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Tennis Hall of Fame says ‘Dodo’ Cheney dies at 98

In this July 10, 2004, file photo, Tennis great Dorothy "Dodo" Cheney, 87, of Santa Monica, Calif., plays during an exhibition match prior to ceremonies celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, R.I. The International Tennis Hall of Fame says Cheney, a member of the Hall and the first American woman to win the tournament now known as the Australian Open, has died at age 98. The Hall says Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, that Cheney died Sunday in Escondido, Calif., following a brief illness. (AP Photo/Victoria Arocho, File)

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The International Tennis Hall of Fame says Dorothy “Dodo” Cheney, a member of the Hall and the first American woman to win the tournament now known as the Australian Open, has died at age 98.

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Wagner slips by Bryant 23-20

SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Brandon Peoples ran in the game-winning touchdown with 44 seconds left to help Wagner beat Bryant 23-20 on Saturday to claim a share of the Northeast Conference title with Sacred Heart.

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