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The Canadian connection

The Canadian connection

Matt Kurtik

March 20, 2018


Filed under International, Sports, Sports Showcase, Sports Videos, The International Pipeline, Uncategorized, Women's Basketball, Women's Basketball Videos

“They thought I came from a 10-hour flight somewhere else because they weren’t too sure where Canada was located. They made me feel really international, but I felt that I was just a border across.” Mikalah Mulrain said it best. We, as students at Robert Morris, think that Canada is a far away...

Nina Augustin: From the Finnish National Team to the courts of Moon Township

Nina Augustin: From the Finnish National Team to the courts of Moon Township

Luke Yost

March 20, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Sports Videos, The International Pipeline, Women's Basketball, Women's Basketball Videos

It’s clear that head coach Charlie Buscaglia and the rest of the Robert Morris women’s basketball staff reaches far and wide to find talent. Greece, France, Spain and the Democratic Republic of Congo are just a few of the places that former and current Colonials call home. Nina Augustin may be one...

Ikematsu makes history as RMU’s first Japanese women’s basketball player

Ikematsu makes history as RMU’s first Japanese women’s basketball player

Ryan Giacobbi

March 20, 2018


Filed under International, Sports, Sports Showcase, Sports Videos, The International Pipeline, Uncategorized, Women's Basketball, Women's Basketball Videos

Freshman guard Honoka Ikematsu has been a surprise for Robert Morris women’s basketball this season after spending her high school basketball career in her home country of Japan. Ikematsu hails from Kumamoto, Japan, where she began playing basketball when she was just 10 years old. Ikematsu officially made h...

Colonial Talk: Dragon’s high pressure defense burns the Colonials

Colonial Talk: Dragon’s high pressure defense burns the Colonials

Matt Kurtik

March 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, The International Pipeline, Top Stories, Women's Basketball, Women's Basketball Postseason

The Robert Morris Colonials (25-8) took on the Drexel Dragons (27-7) Friday night at the Daskalakis Athletic Center in Philadelphia in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT). Drexel defeated Robert Morris 57-44. The loss ends the Colonials’ season with the most wins program history with...

Colonials season ends in Philadelphia after loss in WNIT

Colonials season ends in Philadelphia after loss in WNIT

Ian Kist

March 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball, Women's Basketball Postseason

The Colonials battled the Drexel Dragons in the opening round of the WNIT at the Daskalakis Athletic Center in Philadelphia, Pa. Both teams looked to extend their seasons and move on in the postseason. On paper, both teams looked to be identical as they both had similar overall records, RMU 25-7,...

WNIT preview: RMU vs Drexel

WNIT preview: RMU vs Drexel

Samuel Anthony

March 15, 2018


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

Despite falling to the Saint Francis Red Flash this past weekend in the NEC Championship game, the Robert Morris Colonials are not done yet. The winningest team in the history of the program will attempt to continue to add to the win column in the first round of the Women's NIT tournament aga...

RMU falls to Red Flash in NEC title game

RMU falls to Red Flash in NEC title game

Ian Kist

March 11, 2018


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

In a battle for a trip to the NCAA Tournament, The Robert Morris Colonials and the Saint Francis Red Flash battled for the third time this season as all the marbles were all the line in the NEC Championship game. The Colonials traveled to DeGol Arena in Loretto, Pa., for the second time this season. Th...

Everything you need to know: NEC Championship game

Everything you need to know: NEC Championship game

Ian Kist

March 11, 2018


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

The Colonials and the Red Flash clashed in the battle for NEC supremacy and a trip to the NCAA Tournament at DeGol Arena at Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pa. Led by Jessica Kovatch’s 29 points, the Red Flash downed the Colonials 66-56 to claim the NEC title. Here is everything you need to know...

Will women’s basketball score another NEC tournament title?

Will women’s basketball score another NEC tournament title?

Ian Kist

March 10, 2018


Filed under Postseason Central, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball, Women's Basketball Postseason

RMU women's basketball will take on the Saint Francis Red Flash today in the NEC tournament championship. Tip off will be at 2 p.m. in Degol Arena. Check out all the action with LIVE updates below.   [View the story "Will women's basketball score another NEC tournament title? " on Storify]  ...

NEC Championship preview: A game for the ages

NEC Championship preview:  A game for the ages

Ian Kist

March 10, 2018


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

Robert Morris (16-2 NEC, 25-6 overall) took down the Blackbirds of LIU Brooklyn in the NEC Semifinals, 74-44, and now have another date with the Saint Francis Red Flash (16-2 NEC, 23-9 overall) this Sunday to play for all the marbles. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m. at Degol Arena, the Home of the...