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Colonial Talk: Strong finish helps Robert Morris defeat Rider

Colonial Talk: Strong finish helps Robert Morris defeat Rider

Matt Kurtik

December 6, 2017


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

Robert Morris men’s basketball notched their fifth win in their home opener Wednesday night against the Rider Broncs at PPG Paints Arena. The Colonials defeated the Broncs 78-75 to bring their overall record to 5-4. Here are a few takeaways from today’s match-up versus Rider. Freshmen showed up...

RMU slides by Rider in home opener

RMU slides by Rider in home opener

Luke Yost

December 6, 2017


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

Youthful energy and resiliency is the best way to describe the men's basketball team so far this season for Robert Morris. Tonight was no different. Freshman Koby Thomas was the leading scorer tonight for the Colonials with 20 points as RMU handed the Rider Broncs a 78-75 loss. The most complete game...

Breaking down Robert Morris basketball’s four-game win streak

Breaking down Robert Morris basketball’s four-game win streak

Logan Carney

December 1, 2017


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

After starting 0-3 on the year, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team has proceeded to win each of their last four games. This impressive run of success during non-conference play comes for a team that just welcomed 11 new players to the Colonials. Who is to credit to all of this success? Looking...

Colonials duke it out with the Dukes, defeat Duquesne 66-59

Colonials duke it out with the Dukes, defeat Duquesne 66-59

Logan Carney, @SentryCarney

November 20, 2017


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

The Robert Morris men’s basketball team took on rival Duquesne Dukes on Sunday. Duquesne entered the game with a record of 2-0 on the young season while Robert Morris entered Sunday with a winless record of 0-3. “Well, every game means a lot, but I think it says for itself,” said Malik Petteway....

Thomas and McConnell shine as Colonials fall to Ohio State 95-64

Thomas and McConnell shine as Colonials fall to Ohio State 95-64

Logan Carney

November 11, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Robert Morris Men’s basketball team took on The Ohio State Buckeyes on Friday night. It was the Colonials first official game of the 2017-2018 season. For the Colonials, eleven freshman/transfers made their debuts with the team. It was a sour debut for them as the team fell to the Buckeyes by...

Robert Morris opens season with new look team

Robert Morris opens season with new look team

Delenn Poe

November 10, 2017


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

As the Robert Morris Colonials men’s basketball team gears up for the 2017 season, they have some obstacles to overcome. They worked hard over the offseason to improve on the finer details of the game. They worked on when to take a good shot and finding different ways to move the ball around to score...

RMU men’s basketball tips off season at Ohio State

RMU men’s basketball tips off season at Ohio State

Ian Kist, Assistant Sports Manager

November 9, 2017


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

The Robert Morris University men's basketball team kicks off the 2017-2018 season slate in Columbus, Ohio, to take on the Ohio State Buckeyes on Friday, Nov. 10. Follow RMU Sentry Media online or on social media for live updates during the game. Or you can follow live game action HERE: [<a href="//storify.com/RMUSentryMedia/rmu-men-s-basketball-tips-off-season-at-ohio-state" target...