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[Men’s Basketball] Rio men lock down Point Park

Rio Grande Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – After saving their collective post-season lives with a win last Saturday, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team moved one step closer to nailing down a tournament berth on Tuesday...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men bounce Blazers

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – For the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team to have any realistic hopes of earning a post-season berth, a win in Saturday afternoon's game at Ohio Christian University was...

[Baseball] No. 12 Bulldogs take bite out of Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    ATHENS, Tenn. – After earning a split – and nearly collecting a sweep – of No. 15 Bryan College on Friday afternoon, the University of Rio Grande had hopes of doing the same to 12th-ranked Tennessee...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm women snap losing skid

Rio Grande Sports Information    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio – It may not have been the most picturesque performance for the University of Rio Grande women's basketball team, but it did produce a much-needed victory.    The RedStorm...

[Baseball] RedStorm splits with No. 15 Bryan

Rio Grande Sports Information    DAYTON, Tenn. – David Rodriguez drew a two-out, bases-loaded walk in the top of the seventh inning to force home the go-ahead run and lift the University of Rio Grande to a 4-3 game one win over 15th-ranked Bryan...

[Men’s Basketball] IU East survives upset bid by RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – If it wasn't poor free throw shooting that short-circuited upset bid by the University of Rio Grande, a controversial call with the game hanging in the balance may have.  ...

[Women’s Track & Field] Rio women place 4th in Starks Open

Rio Grande Sports Information    BEXLEY, Ohio – Chanavier Robinson had a pair of top four showings, while two of her University of Rio Grande teammates recorded runner-up finishes at Saturday's Jessica Starks Open hosted by Capital University...

[Men’s Basketball] Eagles soar past RedStorm men

Rio Grande Sports Information    CINCINNATI, Ohio – For a span of five minutes bridging the end of the first half and the start of the second half, the University of Rio Grande had things going exactly as they wanted.    But on...

[Women’s Basketball] CCU rallies for OT win over Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    CINCINNATI, Ohio – Just when it appeared as if the University of Rio Grande was poised to ditch its extended losing slide, Cincinnati Christian University found a way to extend its recent string of...

[Baseball] RedStorm complete series sweep

Rio Grande Sports Information    MOUNT VERNON, Ga. – Caden Cluxton had three hits and drove in a career-high six runs, while Michael Rodriguez had three hits of his own and finished with four RBI in the University of Rio Grande's 18-11 win...

[Baseball] RedStorm sweeps pair from Barons

Rio Grande Sports Information     MOUNT VERNON, Ga. – The University of Rio Grande opened the 2019 baseball season in grand style, turning a solid pitching performance and an offensive explosion into a doubleheader sweep of Brewton-Parker College,...

[Men’s Basketball] Rio men mount rally, but fall short

Rio Grande Sports Information     KOKOMO, Ind. – As lackadaisical as the University of Rio Grande appeared in the opening half of Thursday night's game against Indiana University Kokomo, the RedStorm were equally as focused over the final 20...

[Women’s Basketball] Cougars take down RedStorm women

Rio Grande Sports Information     KOKOMO, Ind. – Lauren Godwin scored 10 of her career-high 17 points off the bench in the second half, including six in a key third quarter run, to help Indiana University Kokomo past the University of Rio Grande,...

[Men’s Basketball] RedStorm men clobber Celtics

Rio Grande Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – In the 2017-18 regular season finale, a loss at Carlow University prevented the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team from earning a spot in the River States Conference...

[Women’s Basketball] Carlow holds off Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – When things are going rough, all things involving fortune and/or probability tend to go against you.    Such is the current case for the University of Rio Grande women's...

[Men’s Basketball] Eagles hold off RedStorm men

Rio Grande Sports Information    PIPPA PASSES, Ky. – Simon Christon scored 11 of his 13 points in the second half, including six in an 11-0 run which helped Alice Lloyd College pull away from the University of Rio Grande and post an eventual 76-74...

[Women’s Basketball] First quarter barrage sinks Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    PIPPA PASSES, Ky. – Host Alice Lloyd College hit six of its 15 three-point goals in a 40-point first quarter explosion and went on to a 103-72 rout of the University of Rio Grande, Saturday afternoon, in River...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio men stop losing slide

Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDWAY, Ky. – Finally, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team drew a favorable outcome in one of their all-too-familiar nail-biting finishes.    Gunner Short's jumper in the lane...

[Women’s Basketball] Midway pulls away, tops RedStorm

Rio Grande Sports Information    MIDWAY, Ky. – Midway University built a double-digit fourth quarter lead before surviving a late University of Rio Grande rally and pulling away again for an 81-70 win over the RedStorm, Thursday night, in River...

[Women’s Basketball] Eagles soar past Rio women

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – University of Rio Grande women's basketball head coach David Smalley may not have the look of the stereotypical mad scientist, but the veteran bench boss of the RedStorm is being forced to...

[Men’s Basketball] No. 12 WVU-Tech rallies past Rio

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – For the third time in four outings, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team found itself squaring off with an opponent ranked in the NAIA Division II Top 25.    And...

[Softball] RedStorm softball picked to win RSC

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande is this year's favorite in the 2019 River States Conference Softball Coaches' Preseason Poll.    The poll, which was voted on by the league's 10...

[Women’s Basketball] Rio women slip to No. 25 in NAIA poll

NAIA/Rio Grande Sports Information    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Despite suffering a pair of losses in its Christmas break trip to Hawaii, the University of Rio Grande still managed to maintain a place in the latest NAIA Division II Women's Basketball...

[Women’s Basketball] Howell receives weekly honor from RSC

RSC Sports Information    MIDDLETOWN, Ohio – Sophomore forward Jimi Howell stepped up with 20.0 points and 13.5 rebounds per game in two victories for No. 20 University of Rio Grande last week and thus was named River States Conference Women's...

[Men’s Basketball] No. 25 IU Southeast dumps Rio men

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – In terms of overall effort, University of Rio Grande head coach Ken French called it his team's worst performance of the season.    The fact that it happened against one of the...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm women rally past Grenadiers

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – The University of Rio Grande managed to maintain its perfect home record against Indiana University Southeast on Saturday afternoon.    However, the RedStorm's 10th win inside...

[Men’s Basketball] Brescia men slip past Rio Grande

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – When Brescia University and the University of Rio Grande meet in men's basketball, you can just about bank on the fact that the game will end up a one- or two-possession contest.  ...

[Women’s Basketball] RedStorm rebound, bounce Bearcats

Rio Grande Sports Information    RIO GRANDE, Ohio – After nearly blowing a 16-point first half lead, it's safe to say the University of Rio Grande did a pretty good job of rebounding down the stretch – both physically and...

[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...

[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...