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OPINION: The evolution of the men’s basketball team

OPINION: The evolution of the men’s basketball team

David Szymanski

March 4, 2017

“Everything was a struggle. Offensively. Defensively. You could feel it. We created too many difficulties for ourselves.” Those were the words of head coach Andy Toole after the loss to Oakland University on Dec.10th. “A great basketball game. I’m proud of our team and the toughness they...

Men’s basketball conference tournament preview: Road to the NEC title

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Rashad Christian

March 1, 2017

This season for the men’s basketball team has been a rocky one, to say the least. The 2016-17 campaign started the worst way it could with the Colonials dropping their first five contests (Penn, DePaul, Bucknell, Richmond, Kansas State). By the end of non-conference play, their record was 4-6, and...

Men’s basketball wins behind career night from Still

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Rashad Christian

February 26, 2017

The last game of the Colonials' regular season held a lot of weight. A win would propel them up the Northeast Conference standings, and a loss would keep them in the same lower-tier spot. Also, the careers of the class of 2017 were celebrated during senior night. Finally, this game marked the last o...

Men’s basketball gets tenth win of the season against Wagner

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Rashad Christian

February 12, 2017

Five of the last ten games between the Wagner Seahawks and Robert Morris Colonials have been decided by five points or less. This contest would be no exception. Thanks, in part, to several key threes, free throws and turnovers, the Colonials were able to get their 10th win of the season by a score of...