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That kind of Knight

That kind of Knight

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor

January 30, 2015

With 50 seconds remaining Thursday evening against Fairleigh Dickinson, Robert Morris head coach Andy Toole decided to remove leading scorer Rodney Pryor from the floor in favor of Conrad Stephens, a former team manager turned walk-on. Taking the court, an anxious Stephens was whistled for a blocking...

RMU “Skating for the Cure” to aid family of women’s hockey alum

RMU “Skating for the Cure” to aid family of women’s hockey alum

Nick Buzzelli, Sports Editor

January 20, 2015

When College Hockey America instituted its Skate for the Cure fundraising weekend during the 2006-07 campaign, the Robert Morris women’s hockey team - along with other clubs in the league - was tasked with raising money to help find a remedy for cancer. Though this year, the team’s two home con...

RMU Proclamation: Sports and the dichotomy of winning and losing

RMU Proclamation: Sports and the dichotomy of winning and losing

Jon Fisher, Assignment Editor

March 21, 2014

What are sports? I'm not looking for the simplistic and sarcastic answer to that question. That is remedial at the lowest level of thinking for the average sports fan. Sports are people playing for a living. Sports are groups of men and women joining forces to achieve the one goal that less than...

RMU Proclamation: The Student-Athlete is extinct

RMU Proclamation: The Student-Athlete is extinct

Jon Fisher, Assignment Editor

February 14, 2014

Former President Theodore Roosevelt wanted a reform of the college football landscape during his time in the White House. Thus, the National Collegiate Athletic Association was born. Since the 1930's, college sports and universities have never been more turbulent. With sports, comes money. The more...

A Letter to the Colonial Crazies: Where are you?

A Letter to the Colonial Crazies: Where are you?

Jon Fisher, Assignment Editor

February 6, 2014

Dear Colonial Crazies,  Due to the emotional roller coaster that sports provide, it's only fair to assume that fans will be along for the ride. Extreme highs and lows dictate whether your adrenaline will pump even harder, or if your blood pressure may barely read a signal after a crushing defeat...

RMU’s Karvel Anderson is the “Best Kept NBA Secret”

RMU’s Karvel Anderson is the “Best Kept NBA Secret”

Jon Fisher, Assignment Editor

January 29, 2014

Life doesn't always bring the expected, but often, the unexpected and unforeseen occur. It is how you react to the sudden events that take over your life that separate the strong-willed from the weak-hearted. Sports, over the years have provided the worldwide audience with moments that will last...