Recent Men's Basketball Headlines
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Wed, Oct. 22, 2014 at 10:10 AM - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande/KIAC Sports Information
    BEREA, Ky. - The University of Rio Grande has been selected as the top team in the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's North Division according to the league's preseason men's basketball coaches' poll released Wednesday.
    The KIAC has adopted a North-South divisional split in basketball for the 2014-15 season. The North division includes Carlow University, Indiana University East, Indiana University Kokomo, Point Park University and the University of Rio Grande. The South division includes Alice Lloyd College, Asbury University, Brescia University, Cincinnati Christian University and Indiana University Southeast.
    Rio Grande, which is in its first year in the conference following a five-year stint in the NAIA Division I Mid-South Conference, received five first-place votes and 44 points in the balloting of the league's 10 head coaches.

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Wed, Aug. 20, 2014 - [Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande men's and women's basketball programs will be conducting their annual Golf Scramble on Saturday, August 23, at 8:30 a.m., at the Franklin Valley Golf Course in Jackson, Ohio.
    Cost is $60 per person or $240 per team.

Rio Grande's Evan Legg (left) and Travis Elliott (right) were both named to the 2013-14 NABC Honors Court
Rio Grande's Evan Legg (left) and Travis Elliott (right) were both named to the 2013-14 NABC Honors Court
Mon, Jul. 21, 2014 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Two University of Rio Grande men's basketball players were among a record number of student-athletes named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) 2013-14 NABC Honors Court.
    Rio juniors Evan Legg and Travis Elliott were among the 895 athletes representing 338 colleges and universities who were honored.

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Thu, May. 22, 2014 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande men's basketball program has announced its 2014 summer camp and shootout schedule.
    The individual camp schedule includes:
    * The Little Storm Day Camp for boys and girls age 6-9, June 9-11. The camp runs from 9 a.m.-noon each day and cost is $60.
    * A Point Guard Camp for boys and girls age 12-18 on Saturday, June 14, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Cost is $30.
    * A Shooting Camp for boys and girls age 8-18, June 16-18, from 9 a.m.-noon each day. Cost of $60 per camper.
    * The "Hard Work" Camp for boys age 10-18 is set for June 22-27. Cost is $285 for overnight campers and $200 for commuters.

St. Catharine's Chris Johnson splits two Rio Grande defenders during last night's MSC Tournament game in Lebanon, Tenn.
St. Catharine's Chris Johnson splits two Rio Grande defenders during last night's MSC Tournament game in Lebanon, Tenn.
Fri, Mar. 7, 2014 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    LEBANON, Tenn. - Chris Johnson came off the bench to score 20 points and lead fourth-seeded St. Catharine College past No. 5 seed University of Rio Grande, 91-74, in the quarterfinal round of the 2014 Mid-South Conference Men's Basketball Championships presented by GoJohnnyGo 5K-10K Run-Walk, Thursday evening, at Cumberland University's Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.
    The Patriots, who improved to 18-11 with the victory, will face top-seeded University of Pikeville - a 78-72 winner over No. 8 seed Lindsey Wilson on Thursday - in Saturday afternoon's semifinal round at 3 p.m. EST.
    Rio Grande, which suffered its seventh straight loss, finished 16-14 in what was the RedStorm's final men's basketball game as a member of the MSC. The school will join the NAIA Division II Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (KIAC) beginning next season.

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Thu, Mar. 6, 2014 - [Men's Basketball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    LEBANON, Tenn. - The University of Rio Grande men's basketball hopes to put a disappointing end to the 2013-14 regular season behind them as the open post-season play against St. Catharine College on Thursday in the 2014 Mid-South Conference Basketball Championships presented by GoJohnnyGo 5K/10K Run/Walk.
    Tipoff is set for 5 p.m. EST at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center on the campus of Cumberland University.