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Coach Buscaglia: Preparation stays the same for Louisville

Coach Buscaglia: Preparation stays the same for Louisville

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

March 20, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The University of Louisville Cardinals have lost just three games all season. Two of those losses have come at the hands of the Notre Dame Irish, a team currently ranked third in the nation and is one of the three other one-seeds besides UL. The last time the Colonials squared off agai...

Freshman Castedo proves to be unlikely postseason hero heading into NCAA tournament

Freshman Castedo proves to be unlikely postseason hero heading into NCAA tournament

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

March 20, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP — It is those truly impactful moments in a game when everything seems to move in slow motion. In a basketball game, the ball leaves the hands of the shooter as it seems to spend an eternity in mid-air. For the Robert Morris Colonials, the shot came out of the hands of an unlikely s...

ESPN blunder doesn’t hinder Colonials excitement for NCAA tournament

ESPN blunder doesn’t hinder Colonials excitement for NCAA tournament

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

March 19, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- ESPN made possibly the biggest mistake it could have before the NCAA Women's Basketball Selection show on Monday evening.  About three hours before the network's scheduled selection show broadcast. The so-called "Worldwide leader in sports" accidentally posted the Women's NCAA tournament ...

ESPN blunder reveals women’s basketball to visit no. 1 Louisville in first round of NCAA tournament

ESPN blunder reveals women’s basketball to visit no. 1 Louisville in first round of NCAA tournament

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

March 18, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After a mishap at ESPN, the opening round brackets for the NCAA women’s basketball tournament were shown on ESPNU. The no. 16 Robert Morris women’s basketball team will visit the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky to take on no. 1 seeded Louisville in the Albany Region of the...

Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

Luke Yost, Women's Basketball Beat Writer

March 17, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the last women’s basketball game of the Sewall Center in 2016, Robert Morris defended their home and won the Northeast Conference Championship. Today, in the last women’s basketball game at the North Athletic Complex, history repeated itself. The Robert Morris University Colonials (...

Women’s basketball overcomes late run by Mount St. Mary’s

Women’s basketball overcomes late run by Mount St. Mary’s

Luke Yost, Women's Basketball Beat Writer

March 14, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris women’s basketball team (21-10) weathered the comeback attempts of Mount St. Mary’s (15-16) to move on to the NEC tournament finals. The final score was 69-65. The Colonials’ offense looked out of sorts in the first two and a half minutes of the game. Mou...

Women’s basketball takes care of Fairleigh Dickinson

Women’s basketball takes care of Fairleigh Dickinson

Luke Yost, Women's Basketball Beat Writer

March 12, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- At the 5:45 mark in the fourth quarter, Honoka Ikematsu was able to put the dagger in the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (8-22, 5-13). Ikematsu missed her first three ball of the sequence. Natalie Villaflor grabbed the offensive rebound. Villaflor missed a mid range jumper from the paint....

Coach Buscaglia wins third straight COY award; Ezeigbo earns DPOY

Coach Buscaglia wins third straight COY award; Ezeigbo earns DPOY

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

March 11, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In three seasons as the head coach of Robert Morris women's basketball, Charlie Buscaglia is already one NEC regular season championship away from his father's, former Robert Morris women's basketball head coach Sal Buscaglia, total of four championships. After leading his Colonials to...

Women’s basketball closes season out with win over Saint Francis

Women’s basketball closes season out with win over Saint Francis

Luke Yost, Women's Basketball Beat Writer

March 7, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- With just a little over four minutes remaining, the Robert Morris Colonials (19-10, 16-2) were clinging to a slim four-point lead, 54-50, against in-state conference foe Saint Francis (14-16, 11-7). Then the hero of their last clash took control. Nina Augustin made a three-pointer and th...

Preview: Women’s basketball hosts SFU to close season

Preview: Women’s basketball hosts SFU to close season

Nick Hedderick

March 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The winter sports season is rapidly approaching its end, and the Robert Morris women’s basketball team (18-10, 15-2 NEC) will conclude their regular season on Thursday against Saint Francis University (14-15, 11-6 NEC). RMU has clinched the regular season conference title and wil...