Annual Blue-White Game Slated for Saturday in Meade Stadium

Annual Blue-White Game Slated for Saturday in Meade Stadium

KINGSTON, R.I. – Rhode Island football will hold its annual Blue-White Game to close Spring Camp on Saturday, April 28 in Meade Stadium.

The game – which pits Rhody's offense against the defense, is free admission and open to the general public. It is expected to begin at 10 a.m.

To keep the game competitive, a special scoring system is used for the Blue-White Game. Here is the breakdown:

Offense

  • Touchdown - 6 points
  • 2-Point Conversion - 2 points
  • Extra Point - 1 point
  • Field Goal - 3 points
  • 1st Down - 1 Point
  • Big Play (15-plus yards) - 2 points

Defense

  • Touchdown - 7 points
  • Turnover - 5 points
  • Drive Stop - 2 points
  • Three-And-Out - 3 points
  • Field Goal Block - 3 points
  • Sack/Tackle For Loss - 2 points

Timing for the game will be four 12-minute quarters, with mini in-game competitions throughout the event. During halftime, the team will present its Spring Camp awards.

Following the game, fans are invited to join the team for a cookout under the scoreboard. Hosted by Wes Lessard and the Fifth Quarter Club, the cookout is available for $7 per person.