Xavier Munford scored 26 points and made a game-high six 3-pointers Tuesday night to lead Rhode Island to a 76-71 victory over McNeese State.
Munford had 13 points in the first half and has scored in double figures in seven of eight games.
Rhode Island (6-2) led by 21 points after a 3-point shot by Jarelle Reischel with 12:45 remaining. McNeese State erased the lead to close within...
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Xavier Munford had 14 points and seven rebounds as Rhode Island defeated UNC Asheville 73-56 Monday night in the consolation round of the NIT Season Tip-Off tournament.
Minnis Biggie scored 14 off the bench for the Rams (5-2) and Biruta Gilvydas added 13.
Jaron Lane and Andrew Rowsey scored 17 apiece for UNC Asheville (1-5).
The teams were tied 33 at the half as UNC Asheville...
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Send to KindleXavier Munford and his 17.4ppg return for a rising Rhode Island team.(Credit: URI Athletics/Mike Scott)
With tonight’s tip-off around the country marking the onset of the 2013-2014 season, the slate is wiped clear for over 300 division 1 teams across the country. Louisville gets set to defend their National Championship and, within the Atlantic 10, Saint Louis attempts...
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The press release went live on the Atlantic 10 homepage last March, and an email facsimile of it hit inboxes of national and local media at about the same time. The Atlantic 10 had announced its all-conference teams.
Three teams and 15 names representing the best of the Atlantic 10.
Xavier Munford’s name was nowhere to be found...
Score: Temple 76, Rhode Island 70
Stars: Temple: Khalif Wyatt: 24 Pts, 3 Ast, 3 Reb. Jake O’Brian: 16 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast. Rhode Island: Xavier Munford: 30 Pts.
Story: In a matinee affair at the Liacouras Center today, Temple (21-8, 9-5 A-10) won its fifth straight game, beating Rhode Island (8-19, 3-11 A-10) 76-70 in front of a packed house.
It was a tight game throughout as...
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Xavier Munford scored 24 points to lead Rhode Island over Saint Louis 82-80 in overtime Saturday night, winning their first Atlantic 10 game of the season.
Kwamain Mitchell led Saint Louis with 29 points and had seven 3-pointers.
Munford was 8 of 14 from the field and had four 3-pointers for Rhode Island (6-10, 1-2 Atlantic 10).
Nikola Malesevic and Andre Malone...
Rhode Island took to the court for the first time in 2013 on Friday evening, playing host to their neighbors from Providence, Brown University. The first 20 minutes of the contest saw both teams struggle offensively.
Following the intermission, Xavier Munford was able to help Rhode Island find its offense. The New Jersey native had 14 of his team high 18 points as Rhode Island...
Doing math is transparent and telling.
Xavier Munford scorched the nets for 33 points against Auburn, including an 8-15 effort from deep. (Credit: URI Athletics/Mike Scott)
Teacher and student. Learning equations, applying concepts and producing an answer, all while demonstrating an understanding and consistency in how you arrived at that answer.
Sticking with math and applying the...
Rhode Island guard Xavier Munford scored 33 points to lead the Rams to a 79-72, double-overtime victory on the road at Auburn Sunday afternoon.
Munford's desperation 3 at the buzzer at the end of the first overtime kept the Rams alive and forced another overtime period. The Rams outscored the Tigers 13-6 in the game's second overtime to earn the victory.
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November 25, 2012