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Weekend Preview: Nov. 15-17

Weekend Preview: Nov. 15-17

Evan Basista, Contributor

November 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another busy weekend is in store for the Colonials as we start to make the transition from fall sports to winter. Women's cross country Women’s cross country will be participating in the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals Friday afternoon. The Colonials look to make their mark on a larg...

Carney’s Corner: It’s about time RMU moved on from Kowalski

Carney’s Corner: It’s about time RMU moved on from Kowalski

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 14, 2019

Editor’s Note: All opinions on RMU Sentry Media are the writer’s own. MOON TOWNSHIP -- In not even a year on the job, new Director of Athletics, Chris King, Ph.D. has already done more for the women's soccer program than former Director of Athletics Craig Coleman, Ph.D. did during his entire ...

Ezeigbo leads Colonials against Youngstown State

Ezeigbo leads Colonials against Youngstown State

Zachary Somma, Contributor

November 13, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Robert Morris (2-1) won their first game at the new UPMC Events Center with a convincing win over Youngstown State (1-2), 58-43. Senior Nneka Ezeigbo posted her second straight double-double as she led the Colonials in points (17), rebounds (12), and blocks (2). The first quarter sa...

Preview: Women’s basketball ready for UPMC Events Center opener

Preview: Women’s basketball ready for UPMC Events Center opener

Nathan Breisinger, Contributor

November 13, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris women’s basketball team (1-1) gears up for their home opener in the new UPMC Events Center against the visiting Youngstown State Penguins (1-1). The team returns home after starting the season on a two-game road trip that had them travel to Texas before heading across...

McGowens spoils inaugural men’s basketball game at UPMC Events Center

McGowens spoils inaugural men’s basketball game at UPMC Events Center

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Just like the Robert Morris women's team did for Pitt back in 2002, the University of Pittsburgh's men's basketball team (2-1, 1-0 ACC) traveled to Robert Morris to play the first-ever basketball game at the Colonials' (0-3) new arena. "I think that, in general," said Robert Morris...

Preview: RMU hosts Pitt for inaugural basketball game at UPMC Events Center

Preview: RMU hosts Pitt for inaugural basketball game at UPMC Events Center

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

November 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (0-2) opens play at the new UPMC Events Center this Tuesday night. The team hosts the Pitt Panthers (1-1) for the first game in their new home. Both teams are coming off tough losses and look to bounce back with a victory in this highly anticipat...

Weekend Round-up: 11/8-11/10

Weekend Round-up: 11/8-11/10

Evan Basista, Contributor

November 11, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Colonials had eight teams play in a busy weekend for RMU sports. Here’s how it all played out: Volleyball (24-3, 14-0 NEC) kept their foot on the gas pedal and swept their matches this weekend, with a 3-2 win against Central Connecticut State (13-13, 9-5 NEC) that saw them su...

Big first period leads to RMU win

Big first period leads to RMU win

Owen Krepps, Contributor

November 10, 2019

PITTSBURGH-- The Robert Morris men's hockey team (5-4-0, 5-1-0 AHA) has had a great start in the Atlantic Hockey Association (AHA), and this continued this weekend with a sweep over Canisius (1-6-0, 0-2-0) during a home and home weekend series. Robert Morris was able to defeat Canisius in New York 4-2 ...

Colonials make quick work of Terriers

Colonials make quick work of Terriers

Jonah Hoy, Contributor

November 9, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Despite the cold weather outside, the Robert Morris Colonials volleyball team (24-3, 14-0 NEC) continued their hot streak when they housed the St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers (12-14 8-6 NEC). RMU looked to keep their 13 match conference win streak intact. The Colonials did that even af...

Football wins big against Duquesne, now one win away from NEC championship

Football wins big against Duquesne, now one win away from NEC championship

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 9, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials football team (6-4, 5-0 NEC) defeated the Duquesne Dukes (6-3, 4-1 NEC) for the first time since 2012 in a battle for conference supremacy. It was a strong showing for RMU's defense, partly due to Duquesne being without their starting quarterback Daniel Parr, ...