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Taking a look at Coach Charlie Buscaglia’s top five wins en route to becoming fastest to 50 victories

Taking a look at Coach Charlie Buscaglia’s top five wins en route to becoming fastest to 50 victories

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

December 20, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP — In an early Tuesday morning match up against Delaware State, Irekpitan Ozzy-Momodu of the Robert Morris women's basketball team knocked in a basket as time was winding down to give the Colonials the 64-63 victory. The win by itself was thrilling but the fact that this bucket made he...

The long journey of Robert Morris women’s basketball

The long journey of Robert Morris women’s basketball

Samuel Anthony

March 15, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

The student section roared with excitement during the final game in the history of the Charles L. Sewall Center, as the ecstatic crowd came storming onto the court as the Robert Morris University women's basketball team punched their ticket to the NCAA tournament by claiming their third NEC title in...

Colonials and Irish set for St. Patrick’s Day battle

Colonials and Irish set for St. Patrick’s Day battle

Ian Kist

March 15, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Robert Morris (22-10) is set to battle the number one ranked team in the Lexington Bracket, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (30-3) in South Bend, Ind. this Friday, March 17, 2017, in the first round of the NCAA Basketball Women’s Tournament. The NEC champions, the Colonials and ACC champions, the...

OPINION: Momentum leading women’s basketball to another NEC title

OPINION: Momentum leading women’s basketball to another NEC title

David Szymanski

February 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Sports, Top Stories

The UConn Women’s Basketball Team won their 100th straight game on Monday night. The 70th win came against Robert Morris University during the first round of the NCAA Tournament last season. While, unfortunately, on the wrong side of UConn’s streak, the Colonials are now on a streak of their own....

RMU Proclamation: Thank you Mr. Jones

RMU Proclamation: Thank you Mr. Jones

Jon Fisher, Social Media Editor

March 22, 2015


Filed under Columns, RMU Proclamation, Top Stories

Sometimes, it's just hard to say goodbye. Words aren't there, expressions are explained, and truly the unimaginable can't receive a justification as to why it happened. That's a scenario for life, not just sports. However, in the wide world of athletics, saying goodbye is the hardest thing to do. At...

Facing a friend

Facing a friend

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor

March 21, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A lot of what Rodney Pryor knows about shooting a basketball came from Jon Scheyer. When the Duke assistant coach was a high school junior leading Chicago’s Glenbrook North to an Illinois Class AA state championship, a young Pryor meticulously monitored his playing style and tried ...

Oh, what fun it is

Oh, what fun it is

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor

March 19, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

It all started with a simple step-back jumper from the foul line with 7:37 remaining. Once Lucky Jones sank his fifth bucket of the game, things got a little easier. The shots began falling for a Robert Morris team that was 41 percent from the floor up until that point, and the momentum was beginning...

Opening with the Ospreys

Opening with the Ospreys

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor

March 15, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

On March 15, 1983, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team claimed its first and only NCAA Tournament victory, knocking off Georgia Southern by 10 points in a preliminary round matchup in Dayton, Ohio. Exactly 32 years later, the Colonials received word that their latest installment in the Big Dance...

Terriers’ stellar shooting ends RMU’s season

Terriers’ stellar shooting ends RMU’s season

Vince Russo, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Behind senior forward Sarah Benedetti’s 29 points and 9 rebounds, along with an incredible second-half shooting performance by the entire team, the St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers defeated the Robert Morris Colonials, 77-62, to claim the Northeast Conference Tournament championship. The victory...

Everybody cut loose

Everybody cut loose

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor

March 11, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories

Rodney Pryor is the first to admit that he started the trend. Lucky Jones believes it’s the reason he’s been shooting so well of late. And undoubtedly, Kavon Stewart has the most pairs. But after a dramatic 66-63 victory over St. Francis Brooklyn in the Northeast Conference Championship, members...