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Strong first quarter pushes RMU over Howard

Strong first quarter pushes RMU over Howard

Samuel Anthony
December 5, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Robert Morris University women's basketball team came flying out of the gate in its third home contest of the season, with a barrage of 3-point shots from Anna Niki Stamolamprou, Megan Smith and Rebecca Navarro.The Colonials ran away with this one in a 59-42 final score to move to 4-5 on the seaso... Read more »

Four up, four down

Four up, four down

Cj Bakaj
December 4, 2016
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Robert Morris put a dagger into Sacred Heart to finish off its conference foe for the remainder of the season. This game was the fourth and final game against Sacred Heart this season, and it was thrilling, to say the least. This game panned out exactly like Friday's match-up: lots of penalties and l... Read more »

Colonials use power play to bury Sacred Heart

Colonials use power play to bury Sacred Heart

Samuel Anthony
December 4, 2016
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At the end of the first period, RMU and SHU were tied in almost every statistical category, as the score sat even at 1-1. RMU goalie Francis Marotte, coming off of his worst career performance against Dartmouth, put fear into the hearts of Colonials fans when he let up a goal just 21 seconds into the ... Read more »

Women’s hockey roundup: RMU vs. Penn State

Women’s hockey roundup: RMU vs. Penn State

Ian Kist
December 4, 2016
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December 3, 2016 RMU 6 (12-1-5, CHA 7-0-1), Penn State 5 (5-10-13, CHA 4-3-1): Robert Morris completed the two-game weekend sweep of Penn State Sunday in University Park, Pennsylvania. The Colonials scored the game's first three goals when freshman Jaycee Gebhard, junior Amanda Pantaleo and sophom... Read more »

Women’s hockey roundup: RMu vs. Penn State

Women’s hockey roundup: RMu vs. Penn State

Ian Kist
December 3, 2016
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December 3, 2o016 RMU 4 (11-1-5, CHA 6-0-1), Penn State 2 (5-9-3, CHA 4-2-1): The Colonials remained undefeated in conference play Saturday as they defeated the Nittany Lions of Penn State 4-2. Penn State scored the game's first goal in the second period to take a 1-0 lead but Robert Morris then a... Read more »

Men’s Basketball roundup: RMU vs. Lehigh

Men’s Basketball roundup: RMU vs. Lehigh

Ian Kist
December 3, 2016
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December 3, 2016 Lehigh 64 (3-4), RMU 58 (2-7): Robert Morris headed to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania for a battle against Lehigh Saturday afternoon. The Colonials led going into halftime 32-27 and held that lead until the 16:27 mark of the second half when Lehigh took a 37-36 lead. Both teams couldn't... Read more »

Women’s basketball roundup: RMU vs. Deleware

Women’s basketball roundup: RMU vs. Deleware

Ian Kist
December 2, 2016
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December 1, 2016 Delaware 67 (5-2), RMU 65 (3-5): The Colonials and the Blue Hens of Delaware battled to a nail-biting finish in Newark, Delaware Thursday evening as Robert Morris witnessed their lead for most of the contest disappear in the final┬áminutes of the game. RMU held a 61-55 lead at th... Read more »

Women’s hockey roundup: RMU vs. St. Cloud State

Women’s hockey roundup: RMU vs. St. Cloud State

Ian Kist
November 26, 2016
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November 26, 2016 RMU 5 (10-1-5, CHA 5-0-1), St. Cloud State 3 (5-10-1, WCHA 4-7-1): The Colonials completed their play in the Windjammer Classic Saturday afternoon in Burlington, Vermont as they completed a third period comeback to earn their tenth victory of the season. St. Cloud State held a 3-... Read more »

Men’s basketball roundup: RMU vs. Towson

Men’s basketball roundup: RMU vs. Towson

Ian Kist
November 26, 2016
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November 26, 2016 RMU 67 (2-5), Towson 66 (3-3): Robert Morris earned their second straight win Saturday when they took on Towson in their last game in the Barclays Classic in Towson, Maryland. Towson held a 29-20 lead with a little over two minutes to play in the opening half but RMU cut the Tige... Read more »

Men’s basketball roundup: RMU vs. Hampton

Men’s basketball roundup: RMU vs. Hampton

Ian Kist
November 26, 2016
Filed under Sports

November 25, 2016 RMU 62 (1-5), Hampton 48 (1-4): Robert Morris earned their first win of the young season Friday evening in Towson, Maryland against Hampton in the Barclays Classic. After being tied at 2-2 in the early minutes of the game, the Colonials pulled away from the Pirates and at one point... Read more »