In place of a traditional media day, the Atlantic 10 is showcasing its 14 women's basketball programs with digital features leading up to the season, which begins next week. Rhode Island's media day features sit-down interviews with head coach Daynia La-Force, senior Jalissa Ross and junior Nicole Jorgensen hosted by GoRhody.com's Niki Lattarulo. Jorgensen was named to the preseason all-conference third team, as voted by the league coaches.
For a full breakdown of the preseason poll and all-conference teams, visit here.
Rhody hosts an exhibition game this Sunday at 2:00 p.m. against New Haven. The Rams open their season officially a week from Thursday on Nov. 8, hosting Boston College at 7:00 p.m.