Recent Men's Basketball Headlines
Senior Evan Legg connected for six three-pointers in Tuesday's overtime loss at Brescia
Senior Evan Legg connected for six three-pointers in Tuesday's overtime loss at Brescia
Wed, Jan. 28, 2015 at 10:05 AM - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    OWENSBORO, Ky. - Kyle Nixon's three-pointer with 2:37 remaining in overtime snapped an 83-all tie and gave host Brescia University a lead it wouldn't relinquish in a 97-89 win over the University of Rio Grande, Tuesday night, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's basketball action at the Campus Center.
    The Bearcats improved to 14-7 overall and 6-1 inside the KIAC with their fourth consecutive victory, while also maintaining a tie with the Asbury University for the lead in the league's South Division after the Eagles posted a win over Indiana-Kokomo.
    Rio Grande slipped to 14-8 overall and 3-4 in league play, falling one-half game behind Point Park for second place in the KIAC North Division.

Rio's Corey Cruse had a career-high in Saturday's win over Cincinnati Christian.
Rio's Corey Cruse had a career-high in Saturday's win over Cincinnati Christian.
Tue, Jan. 27, 2015 at 10:55 AM - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - After making what will be its longest road trip in conference play, the University of Rio Grande men's basketball team battles Brescia University in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play on Tuesday night.
    Tip-off is set for approximately 8 p.m. EST at the Campus Center in Owensboro, Ky. - a nearly seven-hour bus ride from the Rio campus.
    The RedStorm improved to 14-7 overall and 3-3 inside the league with a 76-64 win at home over No. 17 Cincinnati Christian on Saturday.

Junior D.D. Joiner had 20 of his 28 points in the second half of Saturday's 76-64 win
Junior D.D. Joiner had 20 of his 28 points in the second half of Saturday's 76-64 win
Sun, Jan. 25, 2015 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - D.D. Joiner scored 20 of his game-high 28 points in the second half and the University of Rio Grande scored the final 13 points of the game to post a 76-64 win over Cincinnati Christian, Saturday afternoon, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's basketball action at the Newt Oliver Arena.
    The RedStorm, who had dropped each of the last two meetings with the Eagles in the all-time series between the two programs, won for the fourth time in their last five outings and improved to 14-7 overall and 3-3 inside the KIAC.
    Cincinnati Christian, which entered the game ranked No. 17 in the latest NAIA Division II coaches' poll, dropped to 15-7 overall and 3-2 in league play.

Junior Kevonta Black had a team-high 23 points in Thursday night's loss at Asbury
Junior Kevonta Black had a team-high 23 points in Thursday night's loss at Asbury
Sat, Jan. 24, 2015 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    WILMORE, Ky. - Jordan Gilbert's fadeaway three-pointer with 8.9 capped an improbable second half comeback and lifted Asbury University to an 88-87 triumph over the University of Rio Grande, Tuesday night, in men's basketball action at the Luce Activities Center.
    The Eagles remained unbeaten in 11 outings at home this season, improving to 16-5 overall and 5-1 in the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
    Rio Grande, which failed to maintain a double-digit second half lead for the fourth time this season, had a three-game winning streak snapped in falling to 13-7 overall and 2-3 in conference play.

Senior Evan Legg and the rest of the RedStorm face Asbury on Thursday night
Senior Evan Legg and the rest of the RedStorm face Asbury on Thursday night
Thu, Jan. 22, 2015 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande men's basketball team will look to extend its winning streak to four straight when it travels to Asbury University for a Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference game on Thursday night.
    Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. at Asbury Gymnasium in Wilmore, Ky.
    Rio Grande is 13-6 overall record and 2-2 against KIAC foes after recording an 87-77 win at home against Alice Lloyd on Tuesday night.
    The RedStorm saw an 18-point lead early in the second half whittled down to just one with just under three minutes remaining, but head coach Ken French's team scored 12 of the game's final 15 points to win going away.

Rio's Dwayne Bazemore calls for the ball during the second half of Tuesday's win over Alice Lloyd
Rio's Dwayne Bazemore calls for the ball during the second half of Tuesday's win over Alice Lloyd
Wed, Jan. 21, 2015 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - Dwayne Bazemore scored a game-high 27 points and Kevonta Black added a career-high 23 points of his own to lead the University of Rio Grande past Alice Lloyd College, 87-77, Tuesday night, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men's basketball action at the Newt Oliver Arena.
    The RedStorm upped their overall mark to 13-6 and evened their conference record at 2-2 with a third straight victory.
    Alice Lloyd slipped to 9-12 overall and 4-2 in league play.