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RMU officially joins Horizon League

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Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

June 15, 2020

Big things on the Horizon, a new Horizon, expanding your Horizon. No matter the journey, or wording, the destination is clear. After 39 years in the Northeast Conference, Robert Morris University is joining the Horizon League for the upcoming 2020-21 academic and athletic school year. RMU President D...

Weekend Roundup 1/17-1/19

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Austin Bechtold, Contributor

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Another weekend of RMU sports has come to a close, and the Colonials found themselves looking at mixed results. Both basketball and ice hockey teams saw action, as well as the women’s track and field team, who participated in their first meet. Men's basketball falls to Merrimack ...

Men’s basketball travels to Youngstown State

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Austin Bechtold, Contributor

December 4, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (2-7) looks to bounce back Wednesday night after a tough loss on the road at Cleveland State (4-4) on Saturday afternoon. RMU travels to Youngstown State (4-4) in the hopes of bouncing back against another Ohio team. Previewing RMU Robert Morris e...

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

The RMU Women's Basketball team huddles up during the media timeout. Moon Twp, PA Jan. 28, 2019. (RMU Sentry Media/Samuel Anthony)

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...

Weekend Roundup: 9/27-9/29

Weekend Roundup: 9/27-9/29

Garick Poe, Contributor

September 30, 2019

Robert Morris had five teams in action this weekend in a total of seven different games. Here is how all of the action went down: 9/27 Robert Morris had five teams in action this weekend in a total of seven different games. The first game of the weekend started on Friday when men’s soccer (2-6-2, ...

Preview: Football looks to freeze Youngstown State’s momentum

Preview: Football looks to freeze Youngstown State's momentum

Nick Hedderick, Sports Editor

September 28, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, OH-- Following their first win of the season, the Robert Morris football team (1-3) looks to win back-to-back games for the first time since 2013 when they take on Youngstown State (3-0). The Penguins have not been kind to the Colonials in previous meetings, holding a 3-0 record against R...

Preview: Volleyball looks to ride hot streak into YSU Red and White Invitational

Preview: Volleyball looks to ride hot streak into YSU Red and White Invitational

Tyler Gallo, Contributor

September 20, 2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Oh.-- The Robert Morris volleyball team (10-0) looks to ride a blistering hot streak of 10 consecutive wins into the Youngstown State Red and White Invitational in Youngstown, Ohio. They will defend their streak against the host school, Youngstown State (4-6), Central Michigan (7-2) and Easter...

Preview: The Penguins travel from Youngstown to take on the Colonials

John Williams drives to the hoop against a defender in Moon Township, Pa. on Nov. 17, 2018. (RMU Sentry Media/David Auth) Photo credit: David Auth

Jonathan Hanna, Contributor

November 28, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- On Wednesday, the Robert Morris Colonials men’s basketball team (3-3) plays host to the Youngstown State University Penguins (3-4) at 7:00 p.m. at the North Athletic Complex. Last year, Robert Morris defeated the Penguins 81-74 in Youngstown, Ohio. In that game, Matty McConnell sco...