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Men’s basketball ties third largest comeback in program history to win in overtime

Men’s basketball ties third largest comeback in program history to win in overtime

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

March 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the first ever playoff game in the history of the North Athletic Complex, the Robert Morris Colonials (17-15, 11-7 NEC) defeated the Terriers of Saint Francis Brooklyn (17-15, 9-9 NEC) in overtime by the score of 69-65. The Colonials came back after being down 15 at halftime, 37-22....

Preview: 2019 men’s basketball NEC tournament

Preview: 2019 men’s basketball NEC tournament

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

March 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Northeast Conference (NEC) playoffs begin this Wednesday and four teams are slated to host the first round of games. The tournament will go through Loretto as St. Francis (PA) was rewarded the No. 1 seed after the conclusion of the NEC regular season this past weekend. In a conf...

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball looking to stay hot against Wagner and Sacred Heart before NEC playoffs begin

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball looking to stay hot against Wagner and Sacred Heart before NEC playoffs begin

David Auth, Contributor

February 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — After winning their last two home games against LIU Brooklyn and Saint Francis Brooklyn, the RMU men’s basketball team (15-14, 10-6 NEC) is looking to round out their final two games of the season on a road trip to New York and Connecticut. On Thursday, the Colonials face off agai...

Toole Shed: NEC Playoffs

Toole Shed: NEC Playoffs

Logan Carney, Alex Temple, and Matt Kurtik

February 28, 2019

The guys discuss the last two games and the upcoming two games. They also talk about the NEC playoffs and discuss where they think RMU should play if the host....

Men’s basketball defeats St. Francis Brooklyn, RMU remains tied for second in NEC

Men’s basketball defeats St. Francis Brooklyn, RMU remains tied for second in NEC

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

February 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men's basketball team (15-14, 10-6 NEC) defeated St. Francis Brooklyn (17-12, 9-7 NEC) by the score of 67-62. In attendance for senior night was NEC Commissioner Noreen Morris, who got to look on as the team honored seniors Matty McConnell and Malik Petteway. "It's probab...

Thomas, Colonials dunk on Blackbirds

Thomas, Colonials dunk on Blackbirds

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

February 22, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Koby Thomas, playing his first home game in front of the Colonials faithful in nearly three months, found himself alone on the breakaway. It was a moment that many at Robert Morris (14-14, 9-6 NEC) had waited all season to see. The human highlight reel throwing down one of his signat...

Toole Shed: Koby Thomas is back

Toole Shed: Koby Thomas is back

Logan Carney, Matt Kurtik, and Alex Temple

February 21, 2019

The Toole Shed guys talk about Koby Thomas's long awaited return to the men's basketball team and they also try to find answers for the team's recent struggles....

Weekend Preview: Brooklyn comes for men’s basketball

Weekend Preview: Brooklyn comes for men’s basketball

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

February 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After losing five of their last six games, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team (13-14, 8-6 NEC) looks to get back in the win column as they get set to host a pair of Brooklyn showdowns this weekend. The Colonials are set to battle the Blackbirds of LIU Brooklyn (12-14, 6-8 NEC) on Th...

Weekend Round-up: 2/14/19 – 2/17/19

Weekend Round-up: 2/14/19 – 2/17/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

February 18, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris was all over the place on the road this past weekend, so here is this week’s round-up to catch you up on everything that happened. 2/14/19 Men’s Basketball: RMU - 62; Mount St. Mary’s - 76 On the day that Koby Thomas returned and started for Robert Morris, RMU men...

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to defeat SFU

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to defeat SFU

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

February 16, 2019

Loretto, Pa. -- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (13-13, 8-5 NEC) will look to string together some wins as they enter the final five games of their regular season starting on Saturday when they take on Saint Francis (13-11, 9-4 NEC). RMU has dropped four of their last five games, including ...