URI announces NCAA tourney tidbits
KINGSTON, R.I. -- March 9, 1999 -- Fans who want to wish the University
of Rhode Island men,s basketball team good luck as it leaves for Milwaukee
and the first round of the NCAA tourney should be at T.F. Green Airport
on Wednesday, March 10 at 10:30 a.m.
The Rams will depart shortly after for their Friday game against North
In other news:
The University of Rhode Island bookstore in the Memorial Union has T-shirts
that honor the Rams for capturing the Atlantic 10 Conference championship.
It also has NCAA tourney clothing in nine different styles. Please see the
special display in the bookstore. Hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30
a.m. to 5 p.m. There are no weekend hours this week because students begin
spring break late Friday afternoon. To place orders by phone, please call
Students are invited to view Friday,s opening round game against UNC
Charlotte in Union Square of the Memorial Union at 12:30 p.m. Faculty and
staff who want to take their lunch hour at that time are also invited to
stop in. University staff are putting up a big screen to view the game.
For Further Information: Dave Lavallee 401-874-2116