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Preview: 2019 men’s basketball NEC tournament

Preview: 2019 men’s basketball NEC tournament

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

March 6, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Northeast Conference (NEC) playoffs begin this Wednesday and four teams are slated to host the first round of games. The tournament will go through Loretto as St. Francis (PA) was rewarded the No. 1 seed after the conclusion of the NEC regular season this past weekend. In a conf...

Nneka Ezeigbo leads women’s basketball past LIU Brooklyn

Nneka Ezeigbo leads women’s basketball past LIU Brooklyn

Luke Yost, Women’s Basketball Beat Writer

February 26, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP — With 5:59 remaining in the third quarter, the Colonials (17-9, 14-1) found themselves trailing for the first time all game. Nneka Ezeigbo didn’t give LIU Brooklyn (4-22, 3-12) a chance to get comfortable out front as she bullied the competition on the way to the basket. Her layup gav...

Quick Hits: Women’s basketball stops a hot LIU Brooklyn

Quick Hits: Women’s basketball stops a hot LIU Brooklyn

Luke Yost, Women's Basketball Beat Writer

February 25, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

What happened Robert Morris (17-9, 14-1) stopped a hot LIU Brooklyn (4-22, 3-12) with the final score 71-54. LIU Brooklyn came into this game after three wins in their last four games. This win clinches Robert Morris at least a share of the NEC title. Why it happened The Colonials had a game changing t...

Around the Rim: LIU Brooklyn

Around the Rim: LIU Brooklyn

Samuel Anthony, Luke Yost, and Michael Sciulli

February 25, 2019


Filed under Around the Rim, Sentry podcasts, Sports, Sports Podcasts, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

The team talks about the upcoming LIU Brooklyn game. Also, Luke sings horrible rendition of hips don't lie and Mike bets on himself....

Weekend Preview: Women’s basketball looks to continue their winning ways against St. Francis Brooklyn

Weekend Preview: Women’s basketball looks to continue their winning ways against St. Francis Brooklyn

Delenn Poe

February 23, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris University women's basketball team (14-9, 11-1 NEC) play on their home court this weekend as they celebrate Senior Day against the Saint Francis Brooklyn Terriers (14-10, 8-4 NEC) on Saturday. The Colonials only have two seniors completing their last season as a C...

Weekend Preview: Brooklyn comes for men’s basketball

Weekend Preview: Brooklyn comes for men’s basketball

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After losing five of their last six games, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team (13-14, 8-6 NEC) looks to get back in the win column as they get set to host a pair of Brooklyn showdowns this weekend. The Colonials are set to battle the Blackbirds of LIU Brooklyn (12-14, 6-8 NEC) on Th...

OPINION: I’m sorry, RMU women’s basketball

OPINION: I’m sorry, RMU women’s basketball

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

January 16, 2019


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

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own. MOON TOWNSHIP -- Two weeks ago, I wrote an article discussing the RMU women's basketball team's slow start to the season. I used phrases such as "Lack of consistency" and "Struggling offense." I even went on to claim that des...

Women’s Basketball Round-up: Colonials have a record breaking night in Brooklyn

Women’s Basketball Round-up: Colonials have a record breaking night in Brooklyn

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 15, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Columns, Sports Showcase, Weekend Round-ups, Women's Basketball

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In case you missed it, here is what happened last night as RMU women’s basketball traveled to face LIU Brooklyn in Brooklyn, N.Y. Women’s Basketball: RMU - 89; LIU Brooklyn - 37 RMU women’s basketball (7-8, 4-0 NEC) blew the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds (1-14, 0-4 NEC) out of the wa...

Weekend Round-up: 1/11/19 – 1/13/19

Weekend Round-up: 1/11/19 – 1/13/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Columns, Sports Showcase, Weekend Round-ups

MOON TOWNSHIP-- In case you didn’t follow what happened with RMU sports over the final week of winter break, here is a quick round-up to bring you up to speed on the games that Robert Morris Sentry Media couldn't get a reporter at. 1/10/19: Men’s basketball: RMU - 52; Saint Francis Brooklyn -4...