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RMU head coach Charlie Buscaglia high fives his teammates as the final seconds wind down in the NCAA tournament. March 27, 2019 Louisville Ky. (Samuel Anthony/RMU Sentry Media)

OPINION: It was time to move on from the Buscaglia era, what’s next?

Samuel Goldberg
February 14, 2024

As a student who has been on campus for the past five years and has seen the ups and downs of the women's basketball team, as well as covered the team for the past five years; I say with the utmost respect that it was time to move on from Head Coach Charlie Buscaglia. This...

Enoch Cheeks (5) led the team with 15 points in the 60-51 loss to Dayton Photo credit: Nathan Breisinger

After Rough Start, Robert Morris Fights Back Hard in Loss to No. 21 Dayton

Ethan Morrison
November 19, 2022

DAYTON, OHIO — After heading back to Moon Township for two home games, Robert Morris was back out on the road to begin a long seven-game road trip in Dayton, Ohio, as they took on the Flyers Saturday afternoon. Early unforced errors hurt Robert Morris (2-2) throughout the...

Amalia comes from nearby Beaver Falls, Pa. and knew that RMU was her home almost immediately

Local Legacies: Mackenzie Amalia

Hope Beatty
November 16, 2022

Robert Morris women's basketball guard Mackenzie Amalia is just beginning her junior season with the Colonials, but her path here has not been easy. When visiting the Robert Morris University campus, both Amalia and her parents knew right away that RMU was the right place for...

Phoenix Gedeon had 18 points in the 95-39 victory over Waynesburg

Colonials Dominate From Start to Finish, Move to 3-0 After Win Over D-3 Waynesburg

Kevin Plowcha
November 12, 2022

MOON TOWNSHIP — After a late run let the Robert Morris women's basketball team slip past George Mason, the Colonials were adamant about making sure that did not happen again, taking down Division III opponent Waynesburg by a score of 95-39. Despite a quick turnaround after...

Mackenzie Amalia is expected to have a bigger role at point guard this season Photo credit: Tyler Gallo

Robert Morris Looks Towards Young Talent in 2022-23

Alec Miller
November 7, 2022

With the start of the women's basketball season just hours away, even after the departure of some key pieces on the roster last season, Robert Morris looks to rely on a young group to get them back into the Horizon League Tournament. Last season Robert Morris finished the season...

Freshman TJ Wainwright suits up in a Colonial uniform for the first time  in the exhibition game vs. Alliance Photo credit: Malena Kaniuff

Takeaways On Robert Morris’ Exhibition Win Over Alliance

Malena Kaniuff
October 29, 2022
The basketball season will soon be underway and the Colonials took the court with force with the exhibition game against Alliance on Saturday.
The Colonials look to improve from their 10th place Horizon League finish, beginning their season in Columbus, Ohio

Robert Morris Releases 2022-23 Schedule

Ethan Morrison
September 13, 2022

On Tuesday afternoon, Robert Morris University announced its entire men’s basketball slate for the upcoming 2022-23 season.   The schedule features four home non-conference tilts and ten home Horizon League games. Let’s first look at the non-conference slate, as...

Saint Francis will travel to the UPMC Events Center on Dec. 21 to continue their season series with one another. Photo credit: Nathan Breisinger

Robert Morris and Saint Francis Renew Rivalry at UPMC Events Center This Season

Ethan Morrison
July 21, 2022

Robert Morris has another non-conference game added to their schedule as they will once again take on their former Northeast Conference foe Saint Francis on Dec. 21 at the UPMC Events Center. After Robert Morris left for the Horizon League during the 2020 offseason, the hotly...

The team huddles up during a timeout during a game against Lancaster Bible College on December 8, 2021

Robert Morris to Take on Dayton in Non-Conference Action

Ethan Morrison, Assistant Sports Editor
June 4, 2022

On Friday, it was announced that Robert Morris would take on the University of Dayton Flyers on November 19 as part of their 2022-23 non-conference schedule. This is the first game announced on the Colonials' schedule for the upcoming season. Andy Toole has always tried to...

Ford (25) on the bench from his high school days for North Mecklenburg High School in North Carolina

Former Davidson Forward Chris Ford Commits to Robert Morris to round out 2022 Recruiting Class

Ethan Morrison
June 1, 2022

On Tuesday afternoon, head coach Andy Toole and his staff received the final commitment of their 2022 recruiting class as former Davidson forward Chris Ford committed to the program. Ford, a Huntersville, North Carolina native spent one season with the Wildcats as he appeared...