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Men’s basketball releases jammed packed schedule

Men’s basketball releases jammed packed schedule

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- As 2019 began, the UPMC Events Center was still under construction and taking shape. Fast forward to today, and the arena has hosted numerous concerts and the dominant start to the volleyball team's season. Now, exactly two months before the men's basketball team hosts their first game...

Preview: Colonials look for a win in home opener

Preview: Colonials look for a win in home opener

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 7, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris football team (0-1) is looking to get their first win of the season on Saturday when they take on the Kentucky State Thorobreds (0-0). This matchup will serve as their home opener, a game that the Colonials have won two years in a row. Robert Morris had a memorable ...

Former Colonial Marcelis Branch released by Steelers

Former Colonial Marcelis Branch released by Steelers

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

August 30, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- Former RMU football standout, Marcelis Branch, was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers earlier this afternoon as first reported by Ian Rapoport. Branch was a member of the Falcons practice squad in 2017 and he was then signed to a reserve/future contract with the team in 2018. After the Falcon...

Preview: Football looks to stampede Buffalo

Preview: Football looks to stampede Buffalo

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

August 29, 2019

BUFFALO, NY-- Robert Morris begins a new football season under the lights on Thursday when they take on the Buffalo Bulls. The Colonials look to improve on their 2-9 record from last season by upsetting the heavily favored Bulls on their home turf. What should we expect from these two teams? Let's tak...

Men’s lacrosse beats Hobart to earn a spot in the NEC Tournament

Men’s lacrosse beats Hobart to earn a spot in the NEC Tournament

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

April 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- It was a super Saturday for the Robert Morris men's lacrosse team (7-7, 4-2 NEC) as they defeated Hobart (10-4, 4-2 NEC) to clinch a spot in the NEC Tournament. The overtime thriller saw the Colonials take down their conference foe in overtime by a score of 16-15. Here is how the actio...

Chris Coalmon entering transfer portal

Chris Coalmon entering transfer portal

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

April 20, 2019

Chris Coalmon will be entering the transfer portal as first reported by Pittsburgh Sports Now. MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men's basketball team will be losing another player this offseason. Chris Coalmon will be entering the NCAA transfer portal after two years with Robert Morris. Coalmon av...

Review: Weezer’s “Teal Album”

Review: Weezer’s “Teal Album”

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

January 25, 2019

Weezer's newest album covers classic songs everyone should know. Is it any good?

Colonials offense explodes as men’s hockey wins their first Saturday game of season

Colonials offense explodes as men’s hockey wins their first Saturday game of season

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

November 24, 2018

ERIE, Pa. -- The Robert Morris men’s hockey team (5-6-1, 4-3-1 AHC) fired on all cylinders in their 7-1 win against the Mercyhurst Lakers (5-7-2, 3-4-1 AHC) on Saturday. This performance completed a series weekend sweep over the Lakers. During this series, the Colonials outscored Mercyhurst 10-2. ...

Preview: Football closes season against Wagner

Preview: Football closes season against Wagner

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

November 17, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris football team (2-8, 0-5 NEC) will host the Wagner Seahawks (3-7, 2-3 NEC) in the Colonials’ season finale. RMU fell to Western Kentucky in heartbreaking fashion last week, as they lost their 23-16 halftime lead en route to a 40-39 overtime defeat. As for Wagner, they a...

Preview: Women’s basketball looks to rebound after tough loss to Rhode Island

Preview: Women’s basketball looks to rebound after tough loss to Rhode Island

Nick Hedderick, Contributor

November 16, 2018

BOWLING GREEN, Oh. -- The Robert Morris women’s basketball team (1-2, 0-0) will look to get their record back up to .500 this Saturday when they take on Bowling Green State University (1-1, 0-0). In their most recent game, the Colonials fell to Rhode Island by a final score of 46-41. This game will m...