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Men’s basketball heads to second round of CIT after strong performances of McConnell and Williams

Men’s basketball heads to second round of CIT after strong performances of McConnell and Williams

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

March 19, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- On a warm spring evening in the North Athletic Complex in Moon Township, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team (18-16) hosted the Cornell Big Red (15-16) in the opening round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament. Robert Morris came back and defeated the Big Red in overtime by the ...

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

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...

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

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...

‘It’s obviously very humbling’ Coach Toole speaks about his record-breaking win

‘It’s obviously very humbling’ Coach Toole speaks about his record-breaking win

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 18, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In a 52-49 win over St. Francis Brooklyn (10-7, 2-2 NEC) on Thursday, Jan. 10, head coach Andrew Toole of the RMU men’s basketball team (8-9, 3-1 NEC) did something no other Robert Morris coach has done: reach 158 career wins. With Coach Toole’s 158th win, he passed Jarrett Durham...

Coach Toole speaks after breaking the all-time wins record

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

January 18, 2019

Head Coach Andy Toole of the Robert Morris men's basketball game talks to Jon Hanna of RMU Sentry Media about breaking the school's all-time wins record.

Men’s basketball reaches century mark in win over D-III Hood

Men’s basketball reaches century mark in win over D-III Hood

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 29, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (5-8) defeated the Hood Blazers (7-6 D-III) by the score of 108-51, the fourth highest point total in program history. The win ended a five-game losing streak for the Colonials and comes on the heels of an impressive performance against ACC Lo...

Josh Williams has a record breaking night as RMU cashes in against Mount Aloysius

Josh Williams has a record breaking night as RMU cashes in against Mount Aloysius

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

November 15, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (1-2) defeated the Mount Aloysius Mounties (0-1) Wednesday night 104-57 at the Student Recreation Center at the North Athletic Complex. The Colonials were hungry for a win after starting off the season with two losses. Josh Williams was the hungriest. T...

Quick Hits: Men’s basketball impresses in their first game at the NAC

Quick Hits: Men’s basketball impresses in their first game at the NAC

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

November 14, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Colonials (1-2, 0-0) dismantled the Mount Aloysius Mounties (0-1, 0-0) by the score of 104-57 in the Colonials’ home opener Wednesday night at the Student Recreation Center at the North Athletic Complex. Why it happened The Colonials played great defense and were 22-for-43 fr...