• RMU mourns the loss of Associate Professor of Engineering Tamiko M. Youngblood March 23, 2015

Wydo to continue career in ECHL

Wydo to continue career in ECHL

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Reporter
March 27, 2015
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Six days after finishing his career as the most prolific scorer in the history of the Robert Morris hockey program, Cody Wydo is headed to the minors. Though he only had to travel 60 miles to his new home. Wydo, the first Colonial to be a Hobey Baker Award finalist, signed with the Wheeling Nailers... Read more »

Softball roundup

Softball roundup

Ian Kist, Staff Reporter
March 26, 2015
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Mar. 25 Penn State 2... Read more »

No. 3 Maryland too much for Robert Morris

No. 3 Maryland too much for Robert Morris

Chris Mueller, Senior Staff Writer
March 24, 2015
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MOON TOWNSHIP -- Not often does a top notch college lacrosse program such as the University of Maryland make an appearance in Western PA. On Tuesday, Robert Morris welcomed the No. 3 ranked Terrapins to campus for a non-conference slate. Not surprisingly, the Colonials fell, 13-4, to... Read more »

Weekend lacrosse roundups

Weekend lacrosse roundups

Ian Kist, Staff Reporter
March 22, 2015
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    Women’s Lacrosse (Mar. 20) RMU 12 (5-2), Niagara 10 (3-5): The Colonials bounced back into their winnings ways with a 12-10 victory over Niagara at Niagara Field in Lewiston, N.Y. Friday afternoon. RMU led at halftime 7-6 and... Read more »

Facing a friend

Facing a friend

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor
March 21, 2015
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A lot of what Rodney Pryor knows about shooting a basketball came from Jon Scheyer. When the Duke assistant coach was a high school junior leading Chicago’s Glenbrook North to an Illinois Class AA state championship, a young Pryor meticulously monitored his playing... Read more »

Wildung’s performance saves Lakers’ season, stuns No. 20 RMU in OT to advance to AHC Final

Wildung’s performance saves Lakers’ season, stuns No. 20 RMU in OT to advance to AHC Final

Dante Verme, Contributor
March 21, 2015
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“Enthusiastic… disappointed” The first word was used by head coach Derek Schooley to describe the mood of the #20 Robert Morris Colonials coming into the Atlantic Hockey Championships in Rochester, New York. The latter was the adjective used to describe how the Atlantic Hockey Conference... Read more »

Three thoughts on RMU’s win over North Florida

Three thoughts on RMU’s win over North Florida

Dante Verme, Staff Reporter
March 20, 2015
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Here are three thoughts on Robert Morris' 81-77 victory in the “First Four” of the 2015 NCAA Tournament. 1: The “Big Three” make a statement. The trio of senior Lucky Jones, Jjunior Rodney Pryor and freshman Marcquise Reed willed Robert Morris to victory Wednesday... Read more »

Oh, what fun it is

Oh, what fun it is

Nick Buzzelli , Sports Editor
March 19, 2015
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It all started with a simple step-back jumper from the foul line with 7:37 remaining. Once Lucky Jones sank his fifth bucket of the game, things got a little easier. The shots began falling for a Robert Morris team that was 41 percent from the floor up until that point, and the momentum was beginning... Read more »

Opening with the Ospreys

Opening with the Ospreys

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor
March 15, 2015
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On March 15, 1983, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team claimed its first and only NCAA Tournament victory, knocking off Georgia Southern by 10 points in a preliminary round matchup in Dayton, Ohio. Exactly 32 years later, the Colonials received word that their latest installment in the Big Dance... Read more »

Weekend sports roundup

Weekend sports roundup

Ian Kist, Staff Reporter
March 15, 2015
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Women’s Lacrosse: Mar. 13 RMU 4 (4-2) Oregon 16 (5-1 MPSF 1-1): Robert Morris lost for the first time since their season opening loss back in February Friday night as they took on Oregon at Pape Field in Eugene, Oregon. Oregon jumped on the Colonials... Read more »