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History according to Butter

History according to Butter

Samuel Anthony

October 12, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The history of Robert Morris football has some of the most humble beginnings. A team that originally played at a high school football field, with no scholarships. They were built from scratch at the hands of legendary head coach Joe Walton, who immediately turned this rag-tag team into a squad that...

Robert Morris brings home the shutout win

Robert Morris brings home the shutout win

Samuel Anthony

September 16, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

On homecoming day, the Robert Morris Colonials brought home the 23-0 win over the Virginia Military Institute Keydets. On the first play from scrimmage, Jimmy Walker tosses a dime to wide receiver Warren Robinson, all the way to the VMI 29-yard line, to make a statement to the Keydets that the Colonials...

Football roundup: Robert Morris vs. Youngstown State

Football roundup: Robert Morris vs. Youngstown State

Delenn Poe

September 10, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase

Youngstown State 30 (1-1), RMU 0 (1-1): In the first quarter, the Penguins scored first with Zak Kennedy kicking two field goals; one from 23 yards and the second from 30 yards out as YSU took the early 6-0 lead. In the second quarter, Nathan Mays ran 10 yards for a touchdown, giving the Penguins...

RMU upsets Dayton

RMU upsets Dayton

Samuel Anthony

September 2, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

In stunning fashion, off the foot of freshman kicker Nick Bisceglia and with four seconds remaining, the Robert Morris football team upset one of the winningest teams in the FCS, the Dayton Flyers, by the final score of 13-10. It was a game and a season that appeared to already have the Colonials...

Is this the year for RMU football?

Is this the year for RMU football?

Samuel Anthony

August 30, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

College football season is upon us, and the Colonials have their sights set on an NEC Championship after a dismal 2-9 season in 2016. This year has a make-or-break feel for head coach John Banaszak, who was given a one-year extension last season despite his 7-26 career record. In a last-ditch effort...

Walker named starting quarterback, Barr moved to wide receiver

Walker named starting quarterback, Barr moved to wide receiver

Samuel Anthony

August 23, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

After three weeks of training camp, the Robert Morris football team has made a decision on who will be their starting quarterback for the 2017 season. Head coach John Banaszak made the decision to go away from two-year starter Matt Barr, placing the offense in the hands of junior transfer Jimmy Walker....