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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...

Granger’s huge night leads to Colonials win and more

Photo credit: Michael Sciulli

Jonathan Hanna, Sports Assistant Editor

November 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- On a cold November evening, the Robert Morris volleyball team (23-3, 13-0) hosted the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (12-13 8-5), looking not only to stay undefeated in Northeast Conference play but also win their first NEC Regular Season title since 2008. That is exactly what ...

Men’s Basketball Season Preview: Toole enters his tenth season as head coach

PHILADELPHIA - Josh Williams drives to the hoop against Drexel on 12/01/18. (Photo Credit: David Auth/RMU Sentry Media) Photo credit: David Auth

Logan Carney, Digital Content Director

November 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The 10th season of the Andy Toole Era for Robert Morris men's basketball starts this Thursday with the Colonials traveling 278.8 miles to take on Marshall University. Coach Toole enters his tenth season with the second-best winning percentage among current NEC head coaches (54.5%); grante...

Women’s soccer closes out 2019 season in style

Photo credit: Logan Carney

Zachary Somma, Contributor

November 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The RMU women’s soccer team (5-10-2, 4-5-1 NEC) played the last game of their season on Friday, as they rolled to a 4-0 victory over St. Francis Brooklyn (0-16-0, 0-9-0 NEC). Though the afternoon was quite windy and cold, both sides seemed not too bothered by the conditions, as b...

Women’s soccer closes the door on 2019 against winless St. Francis Brooklyn

Photo credit: Logan Carney

Zachary Somma, Contributor

November 1, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women's soccer team (5-10-2, 3-5-1 NEC) hopes to finish strong on Friday when they take on the St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers (0-15-0, 0-8-0 NEC) at the North Athletic Complex in their last game of the season. Recapping RMU The Colonials will play their final game of ...

Men’s basketball ties third largest comeback in program history to win in overtime

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Josh Williams drives to the hoop against Saint Francis Brooklyn on March 6, 2019 (Tim Kelly/RMU Sentry Media). Josh Williams had a game-high 21 points on the night.

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

March 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the first ever playoff game in the history of the North Athletic Complex, the Robert Morris Colonials (17-15, 11-7 NEC) defeated the Terriers of Saint Francis Brooklyn (17-15, 9-9 NEC) in overtime by the score of 69-65. The Colonials came back after being down 15 at halftime, 37-22....

Preview: 2019 men’s basketball NEC tournament

Photo credit: Avin Patel

Matt Kurtik, Contributor

March 6, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Northeast Conference (NEC) playoffs begin this Wednesday and four teams are slated to host the first round of games. The tournament will go through Loretto as St. Francis (PA) was rewarded the No. 1 seed after the conclusion of the NEC regular season this past weekend. In a conf...

Men’s basketball defeats St. Francis Brooklyn, RMU remains tied for second in NEC

MOON TOWNSHIP --  Matty McConnell sets up against Saint Francis Brooklyn on Feb. 23, 2019 (Avin Patel/RMU Sentry Media).

Logan Carney, Sports Manager

February 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men's basketball team (15-14, 10-6 NEC) defeated St. Francis Brooklyn (17-12, 9-7 NEC) by the score of 67-62. In attendance for senior night was NEC Commissioner Noreen Morris, who got to look on as the team honored seniors Matty McConnell and Malik Petteway. "It's probab...

Weekend Preview: Brooklyn comes for men’s basketball

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Malik Petteway takes a foul shot as Matty McConnell watches on Feb. 7, 2019 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media). Both Malik Petteway and Matty McConnell are players to watch for this weekend.

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

February 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After losing five of their last six games, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team (13-14, 8-6 NEC) looks to get back in the win column as they get set to host a pair of Brooklyn showdowns this weekend. The Colonials are set to battle the Blackbirds of LIU Brooklyn (12-14, 6-8 NEC) on Th...

Weekend Round-up: 1/11/19 – 1/13/19

Weekend Round-up: 1/11/19 - 1/13/19

Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

January 14, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- In case you didn’t follow what happened with RMU sports over the final week of winter break, here is a quick round-up to bring you up to speed on the games that Robert Morris Sentry Media couldn't get a reporter at. 1/10/19: Men’s basketball: RMU - 52; Saint Francis Brooklyn -4...