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Men’s basketball squeaks past Wagner

Men’s basketball squeaks past Wagner

Luke Yost, Contributor

January 26, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris University men’s basketball team (12-9, 7-1 NEC) played host to the Wagner Seahawks (5-13, 3-4 NEC). The teams traded shots and turnovers in this Northeastern Conference instant classic. “Obviously it wasn’t pretty on offensively,” said RMU head coach An...

Robert Morris stays atop NEC after cruising past Sacred Heart

Robert Morris stays atop NEC after cruising past Sacred Heart

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

January 24, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris Colonials (11-9, 6-1 NEC) defeated the Sacred Heart Pioneers (8-12, 4-3 NEC) Thursday night 72-64 at the Student Recreation Center at the North Athletic Complex. The game featured the two teams on top of the Northeast Conference (NEC), but the Colonials stayed alone in f...

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball returns home to face Sacred Heart and Wagner

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball returns home to face Sacred Heart and Wagner

Delenn Poe, Contributor

January 24, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials men’s basketball team (10-9 overall, 5-1 NEC) is on their home court this weekend as they take on the Sacred Heart Pioneers (8-11 overall, 4-2 NEC) on Thursday, January 24th at 7:00 p.m. at the North Athletic Complex. The Colonials are currently on a two-...

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Weekend Round-up: 1/18/19 – 1/20/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 21, 2019

A lot of RMU sporting events occurred on the road over the past few days. Here is a round-up to bring you up to speed on what happened. 1/18/19: Men’s Hockey: RMU - 7; Canisius - 2 In the first game of a weekend set in Buffalo, N.Y., RMU men’s hockey (9-13-1, 8-8-1 AHC) won over the Canisius Coll...

‘It’s obviously very humbling’ Coach Toole speaks about his record-breaking win

‘It’s obviously very humbling’ Coach Toole speaks about his record-breaking win

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 18, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In a 52-49 win over St. Francis Brooklyn (10-7, 2-2 NEC) on Thursday, Jan. 10, head coach Andrew Toole of the RMU men’s basketball team (8-9, 3-1 NEC) did something no other Robert Morris coach has done: reach 158 career wins. With Coach Toole’s 158th win, he passed Jarrett Durham...

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to snap Terriers home win streak

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to snap Terriers home win streak

David Auth, Contributor

January 10, 2019

BROOKLYN— Robert Morris Men’s Basketball (7-8, 2-0 NEC) faces off against a strong Saint Francis Brooklyn (9-6, 1-1 NEC) team that is currently undefeated at home. The Colonials are currently riding on a three-game win streak from games against D-III Hood (8-6, 2-3 MAC), Fairleigh Dickinson (6-8, ...

Robert Morris holds on against Mount St. Mary’s

Robert Morris holds on against Mount St. Mary’s

Luke Yost, Contributor

January 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP— Robert Morris (7-8, 2-0) looked to stay perfect in their young 2019 conference play campaign against a struggling Mount St. Mary’s (3-12, 0-2). RMU topped The Mount in a thriller 62-59. This is the first time Robert Morris beat Mount St. Mary’s at home in three years. “Rebounding, taking care o...

Colonials start off NEC season play with win over Knights

Colonials start off NEC season play with win over Knights

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

January 3, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (6-8, 1-0 NEC) kicked off NEC play by defeating the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (5-8, 0-1 NEC) by the score of 69-62. It was the first game of conference play for the Colonials, and came after Robert Morris closed out their non-conference season by losing...

Weekend Preview: Colonials set to start NEC play against Farleigh Dickinson and Mount St. Mary’s

Weekend Preview: Colonials set to start NEC play against Farleigh Dickinson and Mount St. Mary’s

Christina Kowalski, Assistant Sports Editor

January 3, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP— The Robert Morris University men’s basketball team (5-8) will look to keep things rolling against Fairleigh Dickinson (5-7) and Mount St. Marys (3-10) as they kick off conference play late this week. The Colonials are coming off of their first win since November and with these two upc...

NEC men’s basketball preview

NEC men’s basketball preview

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

January 2, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials start their Northeast Conference (NEC) season on Thursday, January 3rd against Fairleigh Dickinson. Last season, the Colonials finished 6th in the conference standings with a 9-9 record. This all happened after the Colonials started conference play last s...