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What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

What’s the cost of postseason basketball?

Gage Goulding, News Editor

March 26, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, News, Pittsburgh News, RMU News, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

MOON TOWNSHIP - For schools that miss out on the NCAA tournament, officials turn to smaller tournaments in order to get their moment in the spotlight. After the Colonials failed to post a season-long record that qualified the team for selection to the NCAA tournament, university officials have turned...

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...

Colonials Senior Night goes better than anyone would have expected

Colonials Senior Night goes better than anyone would have expected

Matt Simkovic, Contributor

March 3, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris Colonials (12-20-2) beat the Mercyhurst Lakers (13-18-5) by a score of 4-3 on the Colonial’s senior night. Around the league the stars aligned and due to both Holy Cross and Army losses, the Colonials were able to clinch home ice for the first round of the Atlant...

Weekend Preview: Men’s hockey looks to end regular season strong against Lakers

Weekend Preview: Men’s hockey looks to end regular season strong against Lakers

Adam Melluso, Contributor

March 1, 2019


Filed under Men's Hockey, Sports, Sports Showcase

ERIE, Pa. -- The Robert Morris University men's hockey team (10-20-2, 9-15-2 AHA) will look to finish their Atlantic Hockey regular season campaign on a strong note as they host their I-79 arch-rival the Mercyhurst Lakers (13-16-5, 11-11-4 AHA) in the first game of a home-and-home between the two te...

Josh and Jon Williams embracing opportunity to compete with one another

Josh and Jon Williams embracing opportunity to compete with one another

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

January 29, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Josh Williams was pretty blunt about it. "To be able to (play with each other) on a collegiate level is incredible. It’s humbling. I couldn’t ask for a better person to play next to.” One of the biggest stories of the, still fairly young, Colonials’ season is the dynami...

Weekend Preview: Women’s basketball looks to stay perfect in NEC play

Weekend Preview: Women’s basketball looks to stay perfect in NEC play

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 26, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

MOON TOWNSHIP -- This weekend, the Robert Morris women’s basketball team (9-8, 6-0 NEC) looks to stay undefeated in Northeast Conference play as they host Wagner (5-12, 3-3 NEC) on Saturday and Sacred Heart (10-7, 6-0 NEC) on Monday. Recapping RMU Over their past six conference games, the Colonials h...

Robert Morris stays atop NEC after cruising past Sacred Heart

Robert Morris stays atop NEC after cruising past Sacred Heart

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

January 24, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris Colonials (11-9, 6-1 NEC) defeated the Sacred Heart Pioneers (8-12, 4-3 NEC) Thursday night 72-64 at the Student Recreation Center at the North Athletic Complex. The game featured the two teams on top of the Northeast Conference (NEC), but the Colonials stayed alone in f...

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball returns home to face Sacred Heart and Wagner

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball returns home to face Sacred Heart and Wagner

Delenn Poe, Contributor

January 24, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials men’s basketball team (10-9 overall, 5-1 NEC) is on their home court this weekend as they take on the Sacred Heart Pioneers (8-11 overall, 4-2 NEC) on Thursday, January 24th at 7:00 p.m. at the North Athletic Complex. The Colonials are currently on a two-...

Preview: Women’s hockey back in action at Syracuse

Preview: Women’s hockey back in action at Syracuse

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Hockey

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Robert Morris University women’s ice hockey team (8-10-4, 6-1-1 CHA) travels to the Tennity Ice Skating Pavilion in Syracuse, New York to take on Syracuse (4-16-1, 4-4-0 CHA) on Friday night for the first of a two-game set, and their first matches in more than a month. The Co...

Women’s hockey adds transfer Rodgers

Women’s hockey adds transfer Rodgers

Owen Krepps, Contributor

January 17, 2019


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

PITTSBURGH -- Robert Morris women’s hockey (8-10-4, 6-1-1 CHA) has added a new player by the name of Alison Rodgers to the program via a transfer. Rodgers will be unable to play the remainder of this year due to NCAA rules but is already practicing and becoming apart of colonial culture. A sophomore biomed...