Started in 1990 by a few dedicated volunteers, the Breaker’s basketball club was created to meet the following goals:
TO IMPROVE THE BASKETBALL SKILLS OF THOSE STUDENT-ATHLETES WHO WERE WILLING TO SHOW EXCEPTIONAL DEDICATION TO THE SPORT OF BASKETBALL AND HAVE A DESIRE TO PLAY AT THE COLLEGIATE LEVEL.
TO PROMOTE SPORTSMANSHIP AND COOPERATIVE SPIRIT AMONG THE PARTICIPANTS REGARDLESS OF RACE, RELIGION OR SOCIOECONOMIC STANDING.
TO ENHANCE THE CULTURAL AND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE STUDENT-ATHLETE THROUGH TRAVEL OUTSIDE THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND.
TO PROMOTE EDUCATION THROUGH BASKETBALL