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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


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

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 ...

Preview: Men’s basketball to host Cornell in first round of CollegeInsider.com Tournament

Preview: Men’s basketball to host Cornell in first round of CollegeInsider.com Tournament

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

March 19, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (16-15, 11-7 NEC) will host the Cornell Big Red (15-15, 7-7 IVY) in the first round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament (CIT). This will be the Colonials second time in the CIT. Last time was in 2012, where the Colonials advanced to the semi-fin...

Men’s basketball heads to CollegeInsider.com Tournament

Men’s basketball heads to CollegeInsider.com Tournament

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

March 14, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After a hard-fought regular season and playoffs, the Robert Morris men's basketball team (16-15) has accepted an invite to the CollegeInsider.com Tournament (CIT). This will be the second time the team has participated in the CIT, the other being in 2012, where the Colonials advanced to the ...

Men’s basketball ties third largest comeback in program history to win in overtime

Men’s basketball ties third largest comeback in program history to win in overtime

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

March 6, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the first ever playoff game in the history of the North Athletic Complex, the Robert Morris Colonials (17-15, 11-7 NEC) defeated the Terriers of Saint Francis Brooklyn (17-15, 9-9 NEC) in overtime by the score of 69-65. The Colonials came back after being down 15 at halftime, 37-22....

Men’s basketball defeats St. Francis Brooklyn, RMU remains tied for second in NEC

Men’s basketball defeats St. Francis Brooklyn, RMU remains tied for second in NEC

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

February 23, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men's basketball team (15-14, 10-6 NEC) defeated St. Francis Brooklyn (17-12, 9-7 NEC) by the score of 67-62. In attendance for senior night was NEC Commissioner Noreen Morris, who got to look on as the team honored seniors Matty McConnell and Malik Petteway. "It's probab...

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...

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to snap Terriers home win streak

Preview: Men’s basketball looks to snap Terriers home win streak

David Auth, Contributor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

BROOKLYN— Robert Morris Men’s Basketball (7-8, 2-0 NEC) faces off against a strong Saint Francis Brooklyn (9-6, 1-1 NEC) team that is currently undefeated at home. The Colonials are currently riding on a three-game win streak from games against D-III Hood (8-6, 2-3 MAC), Fairleigh Dickinson (6-8, ...

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


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

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...

Men’s basketball falls to Siena in a streaky game

Men’s basketball falls to Siena in a streaky game

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 8, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris University men's basketball team (4-6) fell to the Siena College Saints (4-6) by the score of 74-71. The Colonials came into this game after losing three of their last four, including their last two to the Canisius Golden Griffins (2-6) and the Drexel Dragons (5-4) ...