[Men’s Basketball] MVNU avoids upset, rallies past Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Just when it appeared that the University of Rio Grande was poised to record its biggest upset win in recent memory, the RedStorm offense did its best impression of Jimmy Hoffa and disappeared...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm cruise past Cougars

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande built a double-digit lead with an 11-0 run to close the opening quarter and the RedStorm went on to post an 83-60 win over Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Saturday...

[Men’s Basketball] Warriors roll past RedStorm men

Rio Grande Sports Information    LAKE WALES, Fla. – Midland (Neb.) University parlayed a hot start into a big early lead and an eventual 80-56 win over the University of Rio Grande, Thursday afternoon, in the final round of the Holiday Inn Express...

[Women’s Basketball] Lancers pull away from Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    HONOLULU, Hawaii – Mount Marty (S.D.) College rallied from a six-point third quarter deficit and continued to pull away in the fourth period, posting an 81-64 win over the University of Rio Grande, Thursday...

[Men’s Basketball] Royals pull away from Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information    LAKE WALES, Fla. – Warner University used an 11-1 run midway through the second half to erase a two-point deficit and the No. 21-ranked Royals went on to post a 100-88 win over the University of Rio Grande,...

[Women’s Basketball] Ravens hold off RedStorm women

Rio Grande Sports Information    HONOLULU, Hawaii – LaRanda Thomas finished with a game-high 25 points, while Skylar Washington added 12 points to help Benedictine (Kan.) College hold off a short-handed University of Rio Grande, 82-76, in the...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm routs OU-L in CoC Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Kyle Lamotte had a game-high 19 points and five assists to lead five double-digit scorers for the University of Rio Grande in a 103-50 rout of Ohio University-Lancaster, Monday afternoon, in...

[Men’s Basketball] Rio men hold off Point Park

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Gunner Short scored 13 of his game-high 17 points in the second half, including a go-ahead bucket with 1:32 left to play, lifting the University of Rio Grande past Point Park University, 78-73,...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm women take down Pioneers

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – To borrow a line from "Wildcats", the 1986 comedy starring Goldie Hawn, Rio Grande's meeting with Point Park University on Saturday afternoon was, "U-G-L-Y and it had no...

Rio Students Attend Generation IX Conference

Students at the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College are working to be leaders in changing campus culture across the nation. To learn new ways to achieve this goal and share their own ideas with other college students across the state, members of...

Rio Celebrates Homecoming

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College has a long tradition of honoring its 142-year history. To celebrate the alumni who have created this history, Rio hosted its annual Homecoming Week. The week long event begins with the Bevo Francis Memorial...

Ohio History Day Comes to Rio

Rio Grande – The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College and the Gallia-Vinton Educational Service Center (ESC) will cohost the annual Region 9 Ohio History Day, this spring on the university’s main campus. Students in 4th through 12th grades from...

Rio Raises Student Project Funds with #RioGivingDay

Rio Grande, OH –The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College recently celebrated the first ever #RioGivingDay to raise funds for various campus projects in support of students’ educational needs as part of national #GivingTuesday. In total, the...

Rio Education Students Host Food Drive

Rio Grande, Ohio – Students in the University of Rio Grande’s Bunce School of Education are working to make a difference in Southeast Ohio. As part of this effort to support the community, Dr. Sangeeta Gulati’s Multicultural Relations class hosted a canned food drive...

Rio Campus Police Receives Safety Award

Rio Grande, Ohio –     The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College Campus Police continue to show their dedication to keeping the campus community safe. To honor this dedication, the department has been presented with AAA Insurance’s East Central...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm rallies past Wilberforce

Rio Grande Sports Information    WILBERFORCE, Ohio – Jaida Carter scored 20 of her game-high 24 points in the second half and Jimi Howell had 12 of her 18 points after halftime, leading the University of Rio Grande's 72-69 come-from-behind win...

[Men’s Basketball] Rio to host Newt Oliver Coaches Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – A full day of basketball action is on tap for Saturday, with five games scheduled to comprise the 13th Annual Newt Oliver Coaches Classic at the University of Rio Grande's Newt Oliver...

Christmas 2018 Statement

On behalf of the members of the URG Chaplaincy, I wish the members of the Rio Family a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! To the Jewish members of the Rio Family, I offer greetings for a Happy Chanukah! 2018 is not only the centennial anniversary of the end of...

[Men’s Soccer] RedStorm men place six on All-America team

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande placed six players on the 2018 National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Men's Soccer All-America teams announced Tuesday night.  ...

[Men’s Basketball] Ohio Christian holds off Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – In the end, it was a hole that was just too deep to crawl out of.    Ohio Christian University built an 18-point second half lead, but was forced to survive a fierce rally by the...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women roll Trailblazers

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – After a tough loss at River States Conference rival Indiana University East on Wednesday night, the University of Rio Grande couldn't have scripted a better rebound effort.  ...