The Story of the Little Big East Conference

Updated: Nov 12, 2020

David Blais

Asst. Sports Director

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With sports returning to Rhode Island College in the near future, teams are setting their goals and mentality for the upcoming season. Teams are also reflecting back on last season and keeping a close eye on their conference rivals. The women’s and men’s basketball teams are looking for a Little Big East Conference championship. The Little Big East championship is the most prestigious prize any Rhode Island College sports team can win. With such a rich history, it is clear why everyone gives their all to just get a chance to compete for it. The history of the Little Big East Conference as a whole is peculiar and interesting but necessary for it to become the conference we all know today.