Rams Continue Road Swing at Clemson Saturday

Photo Credit: Alan Hubbard
Photo Credit: Alan Hubbard

RHODE ISLAND at CLEMSON
Saturday, Dec. 8 at 2:00 p.m.
Littlejohn Coliseum - Clemson, S.C.
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RHODE ISLAND VS. CLEMSON - SERIES NOTES

  • Saturday's game will be the first ever meeting between Rhode Island and Clemson.
  • The Tigers have struggled in the past when facing Atlantic 10 opponents, posting a 7-12 overall record.
  • The last time Clemson played an Atlantic 10 foe, the Tigers came up short to then A-10 member Charlotte, 57-64, on Jan. 4, 2010.
  • Clemson enters the game 6-3, most recently defeating High Point 83-64. Five Tigers were able to score in double-figures in the fifth straight victory.

STREETER FOR THREE

  • Rhode Island sophomore Abby Streeter had a breakout performance in the win against Brown, hitting a career-high 20 points to lead the Rams to their first-ever Ocean State Tip-Off Tournament Championship.
  • The Nashua, N.H. native went 6-of-7 from three point range, and is second in the Atlantic 10 in 3-point percentage with 52.9%.

COLOME CONTINUES TO LEAD

  • Rhode Island redshirt junior Elemy Colome is the current leading scorer for the Rams, averaging 15.1 points.
  • Colome is third in the Atlantic 10 in points per game, behind Fordham's Bre Cavanaugh (19.1) and George Mason's Nicole Cardano-Hillary (19.8).
  • The Lawrence, Mass. native has scored in double-digits in all but two games this season.
  • She was the leading scorer for Rhody in back-to-back contests, scoring 18 at Robert Morris and 19 against Boston College.
  • In the Rams 46-41 win at Robert Morris (11/13), Colome scored 10 of Rhody's 12 points down the stretch to seal the victory.
  • She had eight points to go with a career-high nine rebounds in the win at Vermont (11/18).
  • The Rams earned consecutive road wins at Robert Morris and Vermont for the first time since early in the 2016-17 season and Colome was named to the Atlantic 10 weekly honor roll for her efforts.