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Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

Luke Yost, Women's Basketball Beat Writer

March 17, 2019


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the last women’s basketball game of the Sewall Center in 2016, Robert Morris defended their home and won the Northeast Conference Championship. Today, in the last women’s basketball game at the North Athletic Complex, history repeated itself. The Robert Morris University Colonials (...

Colonials get back in win column against Pitt-Johnstown

Colonials get back in win column against Pitt-Johnstown

Luke Yost, Contributor

December 15, 2018


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

The Robert Morris University Colonials (2-7) snapped their six game losing streak against the Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cats (4-6, 1-2 PSAC), by a final score of 73-53. The Colonials looked comfortable at home for the first time this year. Isabella Posset, in her first collegiate start, orchestrated...

Colonials burned by Dragons

Colonials burned by Dragons

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

December 1, 2018


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

Philadelphia- The Robert Morris Colonials (4-4) traveled to Philadelphia on Saturday to take on the Drexel Dragons (4-4) in a 2:00 p.m. matinee game. The Colonials lost the game by a score of 82-69. Both Coach Andrew Toole and Matty McConnell said that they didn't have the same intensity that they had...

Quick Hits: Dragons fly past the Colonials

Quick Hits: Dragons fly past the Colonials

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

December 1, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

PHILADELPHIA — The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (4-4) fell to the Drexel Dragons (4-4) by the score of 82-69. Here are the quick hits from the game: Why it happened The Colonials started off strong but fell behind significantly in the second half. They played well in the first half, s...

Preview: Robert Morris looks to slay Drexel University Dragons

Preview: Robert Morris looks to slay Drexel University Dragons

Ryan Giacobbi

December 1, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Showcase

PHILADELPHIA -- The Robert Morris University Colonials (4-3) wrapped up a game against the Youngstown State University Penguins (3-5) on Wednesday with a 76-56 win, but now they have turned their attention towards the Drexel University Dragons (3-4). The Colonials will be playing the Dragons on Saturd...

Colonials run away in second half for third straight home victory

Colonials run away in second half for third straight home victory

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

November 28, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- It was a closely contested first half, but ultimately it was a second-half 19-0 run that jolted the Robert Morris Colonials (3-3) to a 76-56 victory over the Youngstown State Penguins (3-5). The win was Robert Morris' third straight victory at home. Robert Morris, a team that has pl...

A near perfect Petteway propels the Colonials to second straight win

A near perfect Petteway propels the Colonials to second straight win

Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

November 17, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP— It was a sluggish start for the Colonials in this one as they missed five of their first six shots and committed four turnovers as they would trail the Delta Devils 7-3 in the first 3:30 after their 104-57 offensive explosion against Mount Aloysius on Wednesday. And while it was a ...

Rams topple Colonials

Rams topple Colonials

Luke Yost, Contributor

November 14, 2018


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

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (1-2) could not hang on to beat the Rams of Rhode Island (1-1) down the stretch. The Colonials would fall 46-41. The Colonials faced their second A10 conference opponent in as many games. The last time the Colonials touched the court, they were led by fres...

Quick hits: RMU can’t hold off University of Rhode Island

Quick hits: RMU can’t hold off University of Rhode Island

Luke Yost, Contributor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase, Women's Basketball

On Tuesday, the Robert Morris Colonials women's basketball team (1-2) fell to the Rhode Island Rams (1-1) by a score of 46-41. Why it happened The Colonials outscored the Rams 19-10 after the Rams took a 7-0 lead. Isabella Posset and Nadege Pluviose lead the Colonials in the first half with five points each...

Weekend Preview: Colonials feature big games this weekend

Weekend Preview: Colonials feature big games this weekend

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Football, Men's Basketball, Men's Hockey, Other Sports, Rowing, Sports, Sports Showcase, Top Stories, Volleyball, Women's Basketball, Women's Hockey

This weekend, the Robert Morris Colonials athletics teams have one of their busiest of the year. Men’s Hockey (Friday, Nov. 9 @ 7:00 p.m. & Saturday, Nov. 10 @ 7:05 p.m.) The Robert Morris men’s hockey team (3-4-1, 2-3-1 AHC) will play a home-and-home with the No. 8 ranked Penn State Nittany L...