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Preview: Robert Morris looks for support from crowd in conference home opener against Mount St. Mary’s

Preview: Robert Morris looks for support from crowd in conference home opener against Mount St. Mary’s

Ryan Giacobbi

March 23, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- RMU men’s lacrosse (1-6, 0-1 NEC) continues Northeast Conference play on Saturday when they return to Joe Walton Stadium to host the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers (4-5, 1-0 NEC) in the conference home opener after losing against the Sacred Heart University Pioneers (5-3, 1-0...

Preview: Track and field looks to start the spring season strong in West Virginia

Preview: Track and field looks to start the spring season strong in West Virginia

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

March 23, 2019


Filed under Other Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase, Track And Field

MORGANTOWN, W.V. -- After a successful winter track season, in which the Robert Morris track and field team finished tied for fifth at the NEC Championships, the team looks to start their outdoor season at the West Virginia Open on the campus of West Virginia University. In the indoor Northeast Confer...

Christensen, AIC end men’s hockey’s season in Overtime

Christensen, AIC end men’s hockey’s season in Overtime

Adam Melluso

March 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (16-22-2, 11-15-2 AHA) was looking to pull off a huge upset on Friday afternoon at Harborcenter in downtown Buffalo as they took on the AIC Yellow Jackets (21-16-1, 18-9-1 AHA) in the first of two semifinals in the 2019 Atlantic Hockey Association Conferenc...

Colonials fall to Cardinals in NCAA tournament

Colonials fall to Cardinals in NCAA tournament

Luke Yost

March 22, 2019


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

Asia Durr, a potential top five pick in the upcoming WNBA draft, and Louisville Cardinals (30-3, 14-2) left no doubt on the way to a dominating win over the Robert Morris University Colonials (20-10,16-2), 69-34. “I think the arena saw how a team could continue to fight and continue to work hard,...

Preview: Softball heads to last tournament before conference play starts

Preview: Softball heads to last tournament before conference play starts

Delenn Poe, Contributor

March 22, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Sports Showcase

CATONSVILLE, Md. -- The Robert Morris Colonials (4-16) head to their last tournament of the preseason Catonsville, Maryland as they compete in the UBMC Retriever Classic and they will only take on the two teams, the host team University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Retrievers (9-10) and the Al...

Colonials ready for the challenge of Louisville

Colonials ready for the challenge of Louisville

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

March 22, 2019


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

"I think this game we're ready. We're prepared." said RMU senior guard Nia Adams. We're doing all we can to just compete and go out there and just play the game like we know how to." For those that do not know, the Colonials come into the KFC Yum! Center on Friday as the David battling the Goliath...

Preview: Colonials look to stun top-seeded Yellow Jackets in AHA semifinal

Preview: Colonials look to stun top-seeded Yellow Jackets in AHA semifinal

Adam Melluso

March 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (16-21-2, 11-15-2 AHA) will look to pull off a major upset this Friday at the HARBORCENTER in downtown Buffalo as Derek Schooley's crew looks to unseat no 1. seeded American International Yellow Jackets (20-16-1, 18-9-1 AHA) in the 2019 Atlantic Hockey se...

Youth not a concern for Colonials: “They’re basically not freshman anymore”

Youth not a concern for Colonials: “They’re basically not freshman anymore”

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

March 21, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

"Our freshman and sophomores play a lot of minutes. They're not really freshman. They know that and they know their abilities and what we can do as a team." said RMU women's basketball senior Nia Adams. She had just been asked about how this team instilled confidence in their younger players on a...

Louisville impressed by Robert Morris defense: ‘That’s what you want to play against’

Louisville impressed by Robert Morris defense: ‘That’s what you want to play against’

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

March 21, 2019


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

LOUISVILLE -- The Robert Morris Colonials come into their sixth-ever NCAA tournament appearance with the 12th ranked scoring defense in the nation. The Colonials have stifled their opponents to just 54.6 points game including only allowing one conference opponent to surpass the 60-point mark. They he...

Robert Morris to host Pitt in first game at UPMC Events Center

Robert Morris to host Pitt in first game at UPMC Events Center

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

March 21, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As first reported by Pittsburgh Sports Now, the Robert Morris men's basketball team will play their first game at the UPMC Events Center against the University of Pittsburgh Panthers on November 12, 2019. It will be the 31st time in history that the two programs have met, with Pitt hosti...