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Buscaglia led the program for eight seasons, with an overall record of 126-102. and led the team to two NCAA tournament berths and either won or shared an NEC Regular Season title between 2016-2020. Photo credit: Ethan Morrison

Women’s Basketball Head Coach Charlie Buscaglia Resigns

Samantha Dutch
February 12, 2024

On Monday, RMU Vice President and Director of Athletics Chris King announced the resignation of head coach Charlie Buscaglia from the RMU women's basketball program. Associate head coach Scott Schneider will serve as the acting head coach for the remainder of the season. "We...

Wednesdays defeat extends the teams losing streak to 10 Photo credit: Jay Muse

Three-Point Shooting Woes Plague Colonials in Loss to Milwaukee, Extend Losing Streak to 10

Garrett Sherwin
January 31, 2024

MOON TOWNSHIP-- January has been a tough month for the Robert Morris women's basketball team. The team is currently winless in 2024. RMU (6-16, 2-11) welcomed Milwaukee (13-10, 7-5) to the UPMC Events Center on Wednesday, where they would ultimately fall 61-43. RMU has been...

The womens basketball team is in the midst of a nine-game losing streak and in the bottom of the Horizon League standings Photo credit: Jack Enterline

Sherwin: Women’s Basketball Mid-Season Report Card

Colby Sherwin
January 30, 2024

*EDITOR’S NOTE: Opinions are of the writer’s own and do not represent Colonial Sports Network as a whole. Being 21 games into the season and halfway through, it is time to give the women's basketball team a midseason grade. OFFENSE (F) The offense has really struggled...

Danielle Vuletich had a double-double in the 56-39 loss to Detroit Mercy Wednesday night. Photo credit: Jay Muse

Another Tough First Quarter Shooting Leads to a Long Night for Colonials, Lose Eighth in a Row

Garrett Sherwin
January 24, 2024

MOON TOWNSHIP-- RMU women's basketball is in the midst of an eight-game losing streak, and they looked to right the ship on Wednesday. Robert Morris (6-14, 2-9 Horizon League) welcomed the chance to change that as they hosted Detroit Mercy (13-8, 6-4 Horizon League), but ultimately...

The Colonials survived over DII Fairmont State 66-55 Photo credit: Alec Miller

Women’s Basketball Survives Scare Over D-II Fairmont State in Turnover-Filled Game

Kevin Plowcha
December 18, 2023

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Coming off a win just two days ago over Charleston, the Colonials looked to get another home win against the Fairmont State Fighting Falcons. Despite many fouls and turnovers on both sides, Robert Morris women's basketball was able to pull away late and win by...

Danielle Vuletich set a career-high Saturday with 19 points and 16 rebounds.

Colonials Propelled by Vuletich’s Career Night

Alec Miller
December 16, 2023

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Coming off of a loss on the road versus a strong Texas A&M team, the Colonials looked to get back to winning ways as they hosted the College of Charleston. Robert Morris was able to get the job done as they walked away with a hard-fought 71-65 victory over...

Naomi Barnwell finished with a season-high 19 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double

Barnwell’s Last Second Layup Pushes RMU Over Youngstown State

Kevin Plowcha
December 3, 2023

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Robert Morris women's basketball (3-5, 1-1) returned home looking for a Sunday afternoon win over Youngstown State (2-6, 0-2). The Penguins had won six straight against RMU coming into today, but the Colonials would break that streak, winning 65-63. Simone Morris...

Womens Baksetball Lose Home Opener to Akron in OT

Women’s Baksetball Lose Home Opener to Akron in OT

Kevin Plowcha
November 15, 2023

MOON TOWNSHIP— Robert Morris women's basketball returned to the UPMC Events Center on Wednesday afternoon in their home opener, taking on the Akron Zips in non-conference play. The Colonials fell in overtime with a final score of 63-58. The Colonials came out of the gates...

The Colonials place 11th in the Horizon League poll, after a tenth place finish last year

Women’s Basketball Selected Eleventh in Horizon League Preseason Poll

Alec Miller
October 17, 2023

With the start of college basketball, a little over two weeks away, on Tuesday, the Horizon League announced its preseason poll for the upcoming season with Robert Morris selected eleventh out of eleven school. The Colonials are coming into this season after a year where they...

Women’s Basketball Announces Full 2023-24 Non-Conference Schedule

Michael Deemer
September 15, 2023

The Robert Morris women's basketball team announced their full non-conference schedule Friday afternoon. The season will begin on the road in Loretto, Pa. to face St. Francis on Nov. 6 and then travel to St. Bonaventure...