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RMU picks up first conference win since 2016 in overtime thriller

RMU picks up first conference win since 2016 in overtime thriller

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

October 12, 2019

LORETTO, PA-- The Robert Morris football team (2-4, 1-0 NEC) hadn't defeated Saint Francis (3-3, 1-1 NEC) since the 2011 season. In addition to that, the Colonials hadn't won an NEC game since 2016. But streaks are meant to be broken, and thanks to a gritty performance on both sides of the ball and ...

Preview: Colonials seek first conference win since 2016

Preview: Colonials seek first conference win since 2016

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

October 12, 2019

Loretto, PA-- After closing out non-conference play with a 45-10 loss against a ranked Youngstown State team (4-1, 0-1 MVFC), the Robert Morris football team (1-4, 0-0 NEC) turns their attention towards Saint Francis University (3-2, 1-0 NEC) to begin conference play. The Colonials start NEC play in hope...

Weekend Roundup: 9/27-9/29

Weekend Roundup: 9/27-9/29

Garick Poe, Contributor

September 30, 2019

Robert Morris had five teams in action this weekend in a total of seven different games. Here is how all of the action went down: 9/27 Robert Morris had five teams in action this weekend in a total of seven different games. The first game of the weekend started on Friday when men’s soccer (2-6-2, ...

Preview: Football looks to freeze Youngstown State’s momentum

Preview: Football looks to freeze Youngstown State’s momentum

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 28, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, OH-- Following their first win of the season, the Robert Morris football team (1-3) looks to win back-to-back games for the first time since 2013 when they take on Youngstown State (3-0). The Penguins have not been kind to the Colonials in previous meetings, holding a 3-0 record against R...

The Gonzalez Difference

The Gonzalez Difference

Luke Yost, Contributor

September 27, 2019

Over the past two weeks, the Robert Morris Colonials' offense has exploded. The offense that we saw stumble against the Buffalo Bulls and sputter against the Kentucky State Thoroughbreds is gone. It has been replaced by a new, high flying, fast and fun offense that fans witnessed against the Dayton Flyers...

Preview: Football looks to pick up first win of the season

Preview: Football looks to pick up first win of the season

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 21, 2019

LEXINGTON, Va. -- After an 0-3 start to the season, the Robert Morris football team hits the road for their first of four straight road games. The first team to welcome the Colonials are the Keydets of the Virginia Military Institute (2-1). Robert Morris got the better of VMI back in 2017 when these ...

RMU comes up short against Dayton

RMU comes up short against Dayton

Garick Poe, Contributor

September 14, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU football team (0-3) hosted the Dayton Flyers (2-0) for homecoming. This was a big game for Robert Morris as they were coming off of a loss to Kentucky State last week by a score of 13-7. With a packed house of fans supporting the Colonials, they took the field looking to send ...

Preview: Colonials look to ground Flyers

Preview: Colonials look to ground Flyers

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 14, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- After a stunning loss to Kentucky State (1-0) last week, the Robert Morris football team (0-2) will look to make a statement against the Flyers of Dayton (1-0) on Saturday. In addition to these two teams meeting up once again, this will be the homecoming game for the Colonials. What ...

Kentucky State stuns Robert Morris

Kentucky State stuns Robert Morris

Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

September 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The 0-1 Colonials looked to bounce back from a loss to Buffalo in their second game of the season. Their opponent, Kentucky State, was playing their first game of the season. The crowd came in numbers, and it was a great atmosphere at Joe Walton Stadium for the home opener. In the ...

Preview: Colonials look for a win in home opener

Preview: Colonials look for a win in home opener

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 7, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris football team (0-1) is looking to get their first win of the season on Saturday when they take on the Kentucky State Thorobreds (0-0). This matchup will serve as their home opener, a game that the Colonials have won two years in a row. Robert Morris had a memorable ...