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Weekend Preview: 11/29-12/1

Weekend Preview: 11/29-12/1

Zachary Somma, Contributor

November 29, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This weekend in Colonials’ sports features action from the men’s and women’s basketball and hockey teams as we get closer to the heart of their seasons. Men’s hockey takes on Mercyhurst The Colonials (7-5-1, 7-2-1 AHA) will take on their in-state rivals Mercyhurst (4-8, 2-4 AHA)...

Men’s basketball rides a pair of double-doubles to storm past Geneva

Men’s basketball rides a pair of double-doubles to storm past Geneva

Luke Yost, Contributor

November 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris University Colonials men's basketball team (2-6) rolled past the Geneva College Golden Tornadoes (2-4), 102-62. The Colonials took advantage of Geneva’s turnover issues down the stretch. The Colonials took an early lead, but they couldn’t shake the Golden Torna...

Coach Clark, eight Colonials receive conference recognition

Coach Clark, eight Colonials receive conference recognition

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — After a season in which the Robert Morris football team (7-5, 6-1 NEC) posted a winning record for the first time since 2010 and finished second in the NEC, head coach Bernard Clark Jr. and eight players received conference recognition. After winning more conference games this s...

RMU tames the Mountain Cats

RMU tames the Mountain Cats

Luke Yost, Contributor

November 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris University Colonials (3-3) cruised by the Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cats (6-2, 2-0 PSAC) by a score of 63-30. The early story for the visiting Mountain Cats was empty possessions. Whether it was their ice-cold shooting, 0-8 from the field, or the 13 turnovers, UPJ s...

Men’s basketball looks to bounce back at home vs. Geneva

Men’s basketball looks to bounce back at home vs. Geneva

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

November 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- After a hard-fought loss on the road over the weekend at Big East's Marquette (3-1) the RMU men’s basketball team (1-6) returns home Wednesday night. They play host to Geneva (2-3) at the UPMC Events Center before the Thanksgiving holiday and other upcoming non-conference matchups. Previ...

Preview: Colonials look to stuff Pitt-Johnstown

Preview: Colonials look to stuff Pitt-Johnstown

Zachary Somma, Contributor

November 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU women's basketball team (2-3) returns to the UPMC Events Center on Wednesday to begin a three-game homestand that begins with a matchup against the Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cats (6-1, 2-0 PSAC). Recapping RMU The Colonials are looking to snap a two-game losing skid after falling...

Falcons soar over Colonials in OT

Falcons soar over Colonials in OT

Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

November 24, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- After a disappointing offensive performance for the Robert Morris men’s hockey team (7-5-1, 7-2-1 AHA) in the first game of a two-game set against the Air Force Falcons (5-7, 5-3 AHA), the team would improve their efforts offensively, however, it would not be enough as they would drop ...

RMU wins on senior weekend for the first time since 2015

RMU wins on senior weekend for the first time since 2015

Luke Yost, Contributor

November 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris Colonials (7-5, 6-1 NEC) played host to the Sacred Heart Pioneers (7-5, 4-3 NEC) to close their 2019 campaign. Robert Morris defended “The Joe” by winning 16-14. Before the game, Robert Morris celebrated all the seniors. Head coach Bernard Clark shared his admir...

Men’s hockey signs four recruits

Men’s hockey signs four recruits

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

November 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- This week, the Robert Morris men’s hockey team announced the signings of four recruits in the class of 2020. The team announced that David Larfrance, Noah West, Gavin Gulash and Kyler Head will all be joining the Colonials next season. Lafrance enters Neville Island as a left-shooti...

Men’s hockey falls to Air Force 2-0

Men’s hockey falls to Air Force 2-0

Josh Selzer, Contributor

November 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU men's hockey team (7-5-0, 7-2-0 AHA) came into tonight’s matchup with some momentum to build off of, taking a two-game series against Bentley (3-8, 2-7 AHA) and currently riding a four-game winning streak. The Colonials took the first matchup 6-4 and then they took the second ...