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RMU loses chance to get first-ever win over Georgetown Hoyas

RMU loses chance to get first-ever win over Georgetown Hoyas

Ryan Giacobbi

February 17, 2018


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Sports Showcase

The RMU men’s lacrosse team (1-2, 0-0 NEC) couldn’t get their first-ever win over the Georgetown University Hoyas (2-0)12-11 in the 2018 home opener at Joe Walton Stadium on Saturday. The first quarter started by Georgetown winning the face-off and being a great offensive force by keeping the b...

RMU vs Georgetown: Everything you need to know

RMU vs Georgetown: Everything you need to know

Ryan Giacobbi

February 17, 2018


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Sports Showcase

What happened: The Colonials (1-2, 0-0 NEC) lost their chance to get their first-ever win against the Georgetown University Hoyas (2-0) when they lost 12-11. Why it happened: The Colonials couldn’t keep up with the scoring of Georgetown’s own Daniel Bucaro, who had two goals and one assist, Jake Car...

Why you shouldn’t sleep on RMU men’s ice hockey

Why you shouldn’t sleep on RMU men’s ice hockey

Matt Simkovic

February 16, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey Opinion, Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Robert Morris University men’s hockey team this season has had ups and downs to say the least. With their current record being 13-15-2 overall and a conference record of 12-10-2, the Colonials are looking at making a deep run into the postseason. Let’s start with why. This team is hungry....

Robert Morris bullies the Bulldogs

Robert Morris bullies the Bulldogs

Matt Kurtik

February 15, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Robert Morris Colonials (15-13, 9-6) defeated the Bryant Bulldogs (3-25, 2-13) Thursday night 83-60 at the A.J. Palumbo Center at Duquesne University. The Colonials forced 13 turnovers even though Bryant scored early and often in the first half. A surge late in the first half by Robert Morris...

Robert Morris vs. Bryant: Everything you need to know

Robert Morris vs. Bryant: Everything you need to know

Matt Kurtik

February 15, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Colonials (15-13, 9-6) stomped the Bryant Bulldogs (3-25, 2-13) in an Northeast Conference (NEC) matchup Thursday night at the A.J. Palumbo Center. The Colonials shot 11-for-21 from behind the three-point line. Why it happened: The Colonials forced 13 turnovers and Dachon Burke score 27 poi...

Brady Ferguson: A Texas-sized star

Brady Ferguson: A Texas-sized star

Gregory Sutton

February 15, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Brady Ferguson's hockey career started in the state where everything is bigger. He hails from a town called Carrollton that sits just outside of Dallas, Texas. Ferguson has lived in Carrollton since he was just about four years old and moved there from California. His love of hockey has led him to...

The week that was in RMU Athletics

February 13, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Basketball Videos, Men's Hockey Videos, Sports Showcase, Video

It was another thrilling week of RMU Sports, check out all the best moments from the week that was in the video above.

Jimmy Spagnolo makes it bigger than just basketball

Jimmy Spagnolo makes it bigger than just basketball

Logan Carney

February 13, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

When cancer affects one person, it affects everyone around them. Battling a tumor requires help from the outside -- in the form of medicine or a life-changing moment for a child with a life-threatening disease. Jimmy Spagnolo, who goes by Jimmer after former BYU star player Jimmer Fredette, was...

Robert Morris swept at home by RIT

Robert Morris swept at home by RIT

Gregory Sutton

February 10, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

After a late attempt at a comeback last night, the Colonials looked for a revenge win against RIT at home tonight. Robert Morris, unfortunately, fell to the Tigers again tonight 6-2. The first period looked promising as Timmy Moore put the Colonials up early in the game. Assists came from both Robert...

Howard shatters records in senior day shutout

Howard shatters records in senior day shutout

Ryan Giacobbi

February 10, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The Robert Morris Colonials (17-6-4 overall, 11-2-3 CHA) ended their weekend series and their home half of the regular season against the Lindenwood Lions (8-17-1 overall, 6-10-0 CHA) by shutting them out by a 5-0 final score on senior night. The first period was mainly a game of cat and mouse until...