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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 ...

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 ...

Toole Shed: CIT bound

Toole Shed: CIT bound

Logan Carney, Matthew Kurtik, and Alex Temple

March 14, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sentry podcasts, Sports, Sports Podcasts, Sports Showcase, The Toole Shed

Logan Carney, Alex Temple and Matt Kurtik are back for this all-new episode of the Toole Shed. In a longer-than-normal episode, the guys recap the season for the men's basketball team, but their season might not be over as they also talk about a potential CIT playoff bid. Furthermore, the guys ta...

Coach Toole hints at another year of Petteway and potential CIT appearance

Coach Toole hints at another year of Petteway and potential CIT appearance

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

March 12, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Coach Andy Toole hinted at the possibility of a bid to the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) during his radio show The Andy Toole Show. This would be the Colonials’ second appearance in the CIT. In 2012, the Colonials won their first two games before falling to Fairfield ...

Weekend Round-up: 3/8/19 – 3/10/19

Weekend Round-up: 3/8/19 – 3/10/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

March 11, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Softball, Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Lacrosse

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Many RMU sports teams were at home for the start of their respective playoff series, but there were some teams on the road. Here’s the round-up to inform you about the games that RMU Sentry Media couldn't get a reporter to. 3/7/19 - 3/9/19 RMU Softball - Louisville Slugger Invitational By 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....

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...

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball looking to stay hot against Wagner and Sacred Heart before NEC playoffs begin

Weekend Preview: Men’s basketball looking to stay hot against Wagner and Sacred Heart before NEC playoffs begin

David Auth, Contributor

February 28, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

MOON TOWNSHIP — After winning their last two home games against LIU Brooklyn and Saint Francis Brooklyn, the RMU men’s basketball team (15-14, 10-6 NEC) is looking to round out their final two games of the season on a road trip to New York and Connecticut. On Thursday, the Colonials face off agai...

Toole Shed: NEC Playoffs

Toole Shed: NEC Playoffs

Logan Carney, Alex Temple, and Matt Kurtik

February 28, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sentry podcasts, Sports, Sports Podcasts, Sports Showcase, The Toole Shed

The guys discuss the last two games and the upcoming two games. They also talk about the NEC playoffs and discuss where they think RMU should play if the host....

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...