Ram fever spreading throughout Rhody
KINGSTON, R.I. -- March 11, 1999 -- Governor Lincoln Almond today invited
the public to the State House Friday, March 12, to root for the URI Rhody
Rams as they prepare for their big game against the University of North
Almond will travel to Milwaukee, Wis. tomorrow to cheer on the University
of Rhode Island Rams as they compete in the first round of the NCAA men's
basketball tournament Friday at 12:30 p.m.
Almond has opened the State Room in the State House for a celebration
beginning at noon on Friday in which all Rhode Islanders are invited to
come and watch the Rhody Rams and cheer them on to victory.
Refreshments will be provided and everyone is encouraged to come take
part in the State Room festivities.
In addition, the Rhode Island Rams Athletic Association and University
of Rhode Island Alumni Association have compiled the following list of Rams
Watch locations across the state:
Casey's Grill and Bar, 191 Old Tower Hill Road, Wakefield
Charlie O's Tavern on the Point, 2 Sand Hill Cove Road, Narragansett
Davio's at the Biltmore, 11 Dorrance St., Providence
Outback Steakhouse, 1000 Division St., East Greenwich
Dave's Bar & Grill, 2339 Post Road, Warwick
Stuffies Bar & Grille, 1874 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence
Player's Corner Pub, 194 Washington St., Providence
$3 Sports Bar & Grille, 355 Atwood Ave., Cranston
Hooters, 667 Airport Road, Warwick
Kent Restaurant, 223 Main St., East Greenwich
Richard's Pub Inc. 3347 South Trail, East Greenwich
Torts Bar & Grille, 350 Fall River Ave., Seekonk, Mass
The Warwick Mall Food Court
Challenges, 52 Pine St. Providence
Chelo's 505 Silver Spring St., Providence
Sticky Fingers, 137 Douglas Ave., Providence
Quattro Italian Grill, 2095 Kingstown, Road, South Kingstown Andrea Hotel,
89 Atlantic Ave., Misquamicut.
Also, the game is being shown on televisions in the Union Square at the
Memorial Union on the Kingston Campus and at the Alan Shawn Feinstein
College of Continuing Education at the URI Providence Campus.
At all sites, Ram fans are encouraged to wear their Rhody Blue and White
shirts, their hats and other Rhody togs.
For Further Information: Dave Lavallee 401-874-2116