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“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


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

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...

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...

Preview: Women’s basketball looks for more success in Northeast Conference play

Preview: Women’s basketball looks for more success in Northeast Conference play

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 12, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris women’s basketball team (5-8, 2-0 NEC) recently finished their non-conference schedule and started their 2019 Northeast Conference schedule at home, where they jumped out to a solid 2-0 start in NEC play. RMU will now take both their win streak and their skills in dea...

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, ...

Women’s basketball dominates Fairleigh Dickinson

Women’s basketball dominates Fairleigh Dickinson

Luke Yost, Contributor

January 8, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP-- “We came out and set a great tone.” That is how Robert Morris Head Coach Charlie Buscaglia described this game. The Robert Morris Colonials (5-8, 2-0) took care of business against Fairleigh Dickinson (3-10, 0-2). RMU rolled to a 71-49 win over their conference foe. “Every game w...

Preview: Colonials look to slay Knights at NAC

Preview: Colonials look to slay Knights at NAC

Adam Melluso, Contributor

January 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

MOON TOWNSHIP— The Robert Morris women's basketball team (4-8, 1-0 NEC) look to get back on track this season as they continue NEC play on Monday with a match-up against the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights (3-9, 0-1 NEC) who have a near identical record to RMU. Before these two teams square off in a k...

Robert Morris holds on against Mount St. Mary’s

Robert Morris holds on against Mount St. Mary’s

Luke Yost, Contributor

January 6, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP— Robert Morris (7-8, 2-0) looked to stay perfect in their young 2019 conference play campaign against a struggling Mount St. Mary’s (3-12, 0-2). RMU topped The Mount in a thriller 62-59. This is the first time Robert Morris beat Mount St. Mary’s at home in three years. “Rebounding, taking care o...

Robert Morris climbs the mountain and conquers Mount St. Mary’s to start NEC play

Robert Morris climbs the mountain and conquers Mount St. Mary’s to start NEC play

Luke Yost, Contributor

January 5, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (4-8, 1-0 NEC) opened their 2018-19 NEC play against Mount St. Mary’s (6-6, 0-1 NEC). RMU took the victory by a score of 70-58. Sophomore forward Irekpitan Ozzy-Momodu led the Colonials with 17 points, eight rebounds and two blocks. Head Coach Charli...