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Duquesne gets better of Robert Morris again

By Bill West
Duquesne fullback Randy Morris wiped bittersweet tears from his eyes as he hugged teammates on Saturday at Arthur J. Rooney Field. A 22-0 win over Robert ...

Robert Morris falls to physical Georgetown
By Ian Quillen
WASHINGTON — Six days after falling to the most talented team they’re likely to encounter this season, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team succumbed to ...
Pryor’s 26 points lifts Robert Morris past Bradley
By The Associated Press
PEORIA, Ill. — Junior-college transfer Rodney Pryor came off the bench to pour in 26 points to lead Robert Morris past Bradley, 68-6,1 on Wednesday night. Pryor had three clutch baskets, including two 3-pointers, and a pair of free throws in the final four minutes as the Colonials (1-2) held ...
RMU can’t overcome North Carolina’s size in blowout loss
By Brett Friedlander
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Robert Morris’ task was tough enough given the size and depth of North Carolina’s talented front court. The Colonials only made things ...
Robert Morris playing beefed-up schedule
By Bob Cohn
The Robert Morris men’s basketball team last season played its first 15 games outside the Northeast Conference and lost 10. Included were losses to eventual national runner-up Kentucky, Oklahoma State and several other strong squads from more prestigious leagues. All but one of the losses came on the road. “Unfortunately, we ...
Lafayette routs Robert Morris, 77-50, in season opener
By Bob Cohn
This was not what Robert Morris coach Andy Toole had in mind for the dawn of a new season, yet he could see it happening. In the worst home defeat since February 1996, the Colonials were outplayed and thoroughly schooled by a veteran Lafayette team 77-50 on Friday at ...
Riverview grad Fisher flourishes for Robert Morris volleyball team
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Arden Fisher adapted quickly to Division I college volleyball last season, but the former Riverview star outside hitter admits she was far from perfect at ...
Robert Morris women’s basketball preview: Colonials move on without Spanou
By Karen Price
There simply is no replacing a player such as Artemis Spanou, and Robert Morris coach Sal Buscaglia knows that. The two-time Northeast Conference Player of the ...
Campus clippings: Riverview grad pacing RMU volleyball
By Bill Beckner Jr.
Arden Fisher has provided quite the encore for the Robert Morris volleyball team. The sophomore from Riverview has helped to propel the Colonials (13-15, 11-1) into the Northeast Conference title race, and could be a difference maker in the postseason. Fisher, a 5-foot-11 outside hitter, was an All-NEC second-team selection as a ...
Robert Morris basketball gives Lucky some numbers
By Paul Schofield
After Andy Toole took over at Robert Morris in 2010, the Colonials didn’t miss a beat, going 90-50, including 53-17 in the Northeast Conference, in ...
RMU men’s basketball trounces D-II Mansfield in exhibition
By Paul Schofield
It’s only one game, an exhibition at that, but some of Robert Morris’ new players acquitted themselves well Tuesday against Mansfield. Guards Rodney Pryor, Marcquise Reed ...
Pitt, Duquesne, RMU harbor hopes of securing bid to NCAA volleyball tournament
By Jeff Vella
It could be December Madness for the city’s three Division I women’s volleyball teams. Pitt, Duquesne and Robert Morris are among the top teams in their ...
District college notebook: Wydo scores 3 goals for Robert Morris, Colonials tie Army
By Jeff Vella
TOP PERFORMERS Robert Morris • Senior hockey player Cody Wydo scored three times Saturday, leading the Colonials past Army, 3-0. Robert Morris (5-0-1) tied ...
Robert Morris basketball team rebuilding around new faces
By Denis Gorman
BROOKLYN — Are the kids all right? The answer to that question will determine just how successful the Robert Morris Colonials can be. “I think we have the ability to become a good team, but it’s got to be a collective effort from players, coaches, everybody involved in the program,” coach Andy ...
Strong start important for Robert Morris men’s hockey team
By Joe Sager
The Robert Morris men’s hockey team doesn’t want to duplicate last season. Of course, the Colonials want to win another Atlantic Hockey Association championship and reach ...
Cheswick native excells for Robert Morris soccer
By Marty Stewart
Brenden Alfery, a Cheswick native and 2012 Central Catholic graduate, recently was named the NEC Player of the Week in men’s soccer. Alfery, a junior, ...