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[Men’s Basketball] Rio men shoot down Eagles

Rio Grande Sports Information     RIO GRANDE, Ohio – As a general rule, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team doesn't find itself in blowout games – particularly inside the River States Conference.     In...

[Men’s Basketball] Eagles spoil RedStorm’s return home

Rio Grande Sports Information     RIO GRANDE, Ohio – After dividing four games on the road over the course of the past three weeks, the University of Rio Grande's return home didn't go as planned.     Alice Lloyd College...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men upend Asbury

Rio Grande Sports Information    WILMORE, Ky. – Greg Wallace scored a career-high 19 points, including four in a game-ending 6-0 run, to lead the University of Rio Grande past Asbury University, 64-61, Tuesday night, in River States Conference...

[Women’s Basketball] Woods, Holden push Rio past Eagles

Rio Grande Sports Information    WILMORE, Ky. – On the heels of a disappointing loss at West Virginia University Tech last Thursday, University of Rio Grande head coach David Smalley didn't envision a 10-point first quarter deficit against...

[General] Lyne Center celebrates 50th Anniversary

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Lyne Center when the RedStorm entertains Midway University in a River States Conference basketball doubleheader on Sat.,...

[Women’s Bowling] Kirts, Orr lead Rio women at OBC#3

Rio Grande Sports Information    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Rena Kirts and Tylor Orr each earned a Top 10 finish in leading the University of Rio Grande women's bowling team to a fifth place performance in the Ohio Bowling Conference #3 Tournament,...

[Men’s Basketball] WVU Tech outlasts RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – Sophomore standout Gunner Short was back in the lineup for the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team on Thursday night, but his return – and subsequent performance – were...

[Women’s Basketball] Golden Bears upend Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    BECKLEY, W.Va. – The University of Rio Grande had an opportunity to forge a tie with West Virginia University-Tech for the best record in the River States Conference East Division, as well as the best record in the...

[Men’s Bowling] RedStorm men 13th in Buckeye Classic

Rio Grande Sports Information    COLUMBUS, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande men's bowling team posted a 13th place finish following Sunday's final round of the Buckeye Baker Classic at HP Lanes.    The RedStorm toppled...

[Men’s Basketball] Rio men fall in double OT

Rio Grande Sports Information    NEW ALBANY, Ind. – University of Rio Grande men's basketball coach Ken French watched his short-handed RedStorm give maximum effort in a win at Brescia University on Thursday night.  ...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm women outlast Grenadiers

Rio Grande Sports Information    NEW ALBANY, Ind. – For the first time this season, sophomore center Avery Harper didn't find herself in the starting lineup for the University of Rio Grande.    Her response to head coach David...

[Men’s Basketball] “Gutsy” RedStorm men edge Brescia

Rio Grande Sports Information     OWENSBORO, Ky. – If you're ever charged with finding a perfect example of a "gutsy" effort from a collegiate basketball team, you need not look further than the performance of the University of Rio...

[Women’s Basketball] Bearcats surprise Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information     OWENSBORO, Ky. – On paper, it looked like a mismatch.     Unfortunately, though, the University of Rio Grande women's basketball team found out its get-together with Brescia University...

[Softball] Rio Grande tops RSC softball poll

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information     MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande is the predicted favorite in the 2020 River States Conference Softball Coaches' Preseason Poll.     The RedStorm received five of nine...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio’s Holden wins weekly honor

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande senior Sydney Holden posted a career-high and also eclipsed 1,000 career points on her way to River States Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week Dec....

[Men’s Basketball] Red Wolves hold off Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information     RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The game may have been basketball and not chess, but Indiana University East's win over the University of Rio Grande had everything to do with a bishop that the RedStorm didn't...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women complete sweep of Bulldogs

Rio Grande Sports Information    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The University of Rio Grande sent out the calendar year 2019 with a bang – albeit one day early.    The RedStorm out scored host Fisk University in all four quarters and...

[Men’s Basketball] Racers outrun RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    LIMA, Ohio – Injuries, both prior to and during the course of the 2019-20 season, have forced the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team to make things "ugly" and rely on its defensive effort...

[Men’s Basketball] Saints roll past Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information     CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – A 10-0 scoring spurt helped Thomas More University erase an early lead for the University of Rio Grande.     Layup after layup – and a propensity to transform turnovers...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm women upend Rochester

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – With just over a minute remaining in the third quarter, the University of Rio Grande appeared well on its way to a blowout victory.    But, as has been the case all season long,...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm takes down Cougars

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande survived a second half scoring spurt by Ohio University-Lancaster and went on to pull away for an 89-68 win over the Cougars, Thursday afternoon, in non-conference...

[Men’s Basketball] Hot-shooting Pioneers stop RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Surely, after building a 13-point halftime lead behind 60 percent shooting, there was no way that Point Park University could do any better over the final 20 minutes, right?  ...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women stay perfect in league play

Rio Grande Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The University of Rio Grande coughed up a 12-point first half lead, rebuilt a 13-point second half cushion and then held on down the stretch for an 83-76 win over Point Park University, Tuesday...

[Women’s Basketball] RSC recognizes Rio’s Chambers

RSC/Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande guard Chyna Chambers had a career-high in scoring to claim River States Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for Dec. 9-15.

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men cruise past Carlow

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande bolted to a 16-point halftime advantage and went on to post an 87-68 win over Carlow University, Saturday afternoon, in River States Conference men's basketball...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women pull away, drop Celtics

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – It's not often that a team can suffer through 28 turnovers and still find a way to win.    But shooting 61 percent in the second half and out rebounding the opposition by a...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio trio recognized on All-American team

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Three members of the University of Rio Grande men's soccer team were among those named to the 2019 All-America teams announced by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics...

[Men’s Basketball] Bears knock off Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Desmond Crosby, Jr. scored 13 of his career-high 18 points in the second half to lift Shawnee State University past the University of Rio Grande, 68-58, Tuesday night, in non-conference men's...

[Men’s Basketball] Trailblazers outlast Rio in OT

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – In recent seasons, when the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team has ventured north to face River States Conference rival Ohio Christian University, the game – more often...

[Men’s Basketball] Bobcats too much for RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    ATHENS, Ohio – On a night where Star Wars was the theme and lightsabers were handed out to the first 200 fans in attendance, it quickly became clear that the force wasn't with the University of Rio...

[Women’s Basketball] Wolverines slip past RedStorm women

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – It's becoming a trend that University of Rio Grande women's basketball coach David Smalley is quickly tiring of.    That trend has seen the RedStorm face a double-digit...

[Men’s Basketball] Gray Wolves rally past Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The University of Rio Grande did a good job of dodging the snow during the first half of Sunday morning's matchup against Lourdes (Ohio) University.    But over the final 20...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women fall short to Union

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – When a women's division was added to the NAIA DII Showcase in 2016, the University of Rio Grande and Union (Ky.) College played a wild, foul-filled affair that produced 82 combined free throw...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men shoot down Eagles

Rio Grande Sports Information    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The University of Rio Grande men's basketball team erased an early nine-point deficit and coughed up a nine-point lead of its own before finally pulling away for good.    Three...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio falls short against No. 13 Cougars

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – While Saturday night's showdown with 13th-ranked Saint Francis University may have have resulted in a third straight loss for the University of Rio Grande, the RedStorm is quickly gaining a...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men roll Saints

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Just hours after a not-so-hot showing in a loss to Ohio Valley University, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team responded with, arguably, its most solid performance of the...

[Men’s Basketball] Fighting Scots punch RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – There was no magic theory as to how Ohio Valley University knocked off the University of Rio Grande on Friday night for its first win of the season.    The Fighting Scots hit...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio to host NAIA Opening Round bracket

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The University of Rio Grande will host one of 15 opening round brackets in the NAIA Men's Soccer National Championship.    The opening round sites and matchups were...

[Men’s Soccer] Rio places seven on All-RSC team

Rio Grande/RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – University of Rio Grande forward Nicolas Cam Orellana claimed his second straight River States Conference Offensive Player of the Year award, while teammate Sebastian Borquez earned Newcomer...