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Colonials name new Director of Athletics

Colonials name new Director of Athletics

Jonathan Hanna, Assistant Sports Editor

May 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Robert Morris University has named a new director of athletics in Chris King, a graduate of the Robert Morris sport management program in 1994. King replaces Craig Coleman, who stepped down from his position in December of 2018. Before coming to Robert Morris, King has been the dir...

BREAKING NEWS: RMU head football coach Banaszak resigns

BREAKING NEWS: RMU head football coach Banaszak resigns

Samuel Anthony, @Sentry_Anthony

November 20, 2017

Effective immediately, Robert Morris University head football coach John Banaszak has resigned from his position with the team. In a press release sent out by university officials Monday morning, Athletic Director Dr. Craig Coleman made the announcement that Banaszak would no longer be with the team. Since...

New fitness center appproaches final stages of completion

New fitness center appproaches final stages of completion

Cavan Zechman, Staff Writer

August 24, 2017

The new student fitness and recreation center is nearing its completion deadline of Robert Morris University’s homecoming on Sept. 16, and it will impact some of RMU’s division one athletic teams as well as the students. Not to be confused with the UPMC Event Center that will replace the Sewall...

BREAKING: Coleman suspended two games by NCAA for ‘refusal to play’

BREAKING: Coleman suspended two games by NCAA for ‘refusal to play’

Nick Buzzelli and Kyle Gorcey

April 16, 2015

Robert Morris softball head coach Dr. Craig Coleman will serve a mandatory two-game suspension from the NCAA for refusing to finish the second game of a doubleheader against Youngstown State on April 15. Trailing 16-3 after four innings, Coleman approached the home plate umpire and informed him that...