URI trying to defend Atlantic 10 title and regain momentum ahead of NCAAs

The University of Rhode Island will try to win the Atlantic 10 tournament again this year. Last year they needed to win the league tournament to assure themselves a spot in the big dance but this year the tournament serves as an opportunity to establish momentum and improve their seed for the NCAA Tournament.

MARCH HOOPS: Eyewitness Sports is following URI and PC every step of the way with live team coverage. Mark Dondero will have live reports from Madison Square Garden where the Friars are playing in The Big East Tournament. Ruthie Polinsky will be in Washington, DC beginning Friday where the Rams are in The Atlantic 10 Tournament.