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Robert Morris’ Pryor named finalist for Wallace Award

By Paul Schofield 5:51 p.m.
Robert Morris junior guard Rodney Pryor on Tuesday was named one of 26 finalists for the 2015 Riley Wallace Award, presented annually by CollegeInsider.com to ...

Toole decides to remain at Robert Morris after interviewing with Fordham
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris men’s basketball coach Andy Toole has decided to stay put. The fifth-year coach interviewed with Fordham about its coaching vacancy Thursday, a source ...
Robert Morris hockey standouts get shot in ECHL
By Staff Report
Robert Morris standouts Cody Wydo and Scott Jacklin are getting a chance to play professional hockey. Wydo, Robert Morris’ first Hobey Baker Award finalist and all-time leading scorer, signed a deal to join the Wheeling (W.Va.) Nailers, the Penguins’ ECHL affiliate. Jacklin, who ranked fifth in program history with 107 …
Robert Morris basketball could have new home
By Paul Schofield
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Robert Morris president Gregory Dell’Omo is leaving the university at the end of the academic year, but he is hopeful plans for a new convocation center on the Moon campus will be approved before he departs. Dell’Omo said discussions are on the fast track to begin work on ...
For Robert Morris, lots to learn in loss to Duke
By Paul Schofield
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Robert Morris coach Andy Toole wasn’t in a mood to talk about the future, not while he still was engrossed in the present. But even after the 16th-seeded Colonials stumbled against top-seeded Duke, 85-56, on Friday night in an NCAA Tournament South Region second-round game, Toole acknowledged ...
Robert Morris makes it close for a bit, but Duke pulls away late
By Paul Schofield
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — For a three-minute span during the second half of Friday’s NCAA second-round game, No. 16 Robert Morris had Duke fans worried. Then No. ...
Robert Morris eliminated from AHC playoffs after OT loss to Mercyhurst
By Kevin Oklobzija
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Mercyhurst goalie Brandon Wildung grew up in the hamlet of Nassau, Minn., a tiny blip just minutes from the South Dakota border. The population? “I think 74,” Wildung said. “Well, 73 now.” The freshman excused himself from the census count since he’s living nine months a year in ...
Despite the odds, Robert Morris remains optimistic vs. Duke
By Paul Schofield
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The second round of the NCAA Tournament has produced big upsets, with No. 3 seeds Iowa State and Baylor being banished Thursday. Could ...
Broadcast veteran Raftery gets call of lifetime — The Final Four
By Bob Cohn
In 1963, when the NIT was a bigger deal than today and played entirely at Madison Square Garden, legendary New York sportscaster Bob Wolff visited ...
Robert Morris’ Wydo named finalist for Hobey Baker Award
By John Harris
Robert Morris senior captain Cody Wydo was a Hobey Baker Award candidate last season, considered among the best Division I hockey players in the country. As ...
Rossi: RMU deserves real NCAA experience
By Rob Rossi
DAYTON, Ohio Thankfully, Robert Morris won. Now this wonderful basketball team — lucky enough to finally have Lucky (Jones) as the leader the Colonials envisioned ...
Robert Morris holds on to beat North Florida, will face Duke on Friday
By Paul Schofield
DAYTON, Ohio — Robert Morris senior Lucky Jones said his dream was to get a shot at playing Duke. Jones and his teammates will get their ...
Suspended Robert Morris player fined for drunken dispute
By Michael Hasch
A Robert Morris men’s basketball player who was suspended from the team last week after being arrested during a drunken dispute at a South Side tavern pleaded guilty during a preliminary hearing Wednesday to charges of public intoxication and disorderly conduct. Stephen Bennett, 21, a 6-foot-9 junior from Lake Station, ...
Robert Morris gets reacquainted with buzz surrounding NCAAs
By Paul Schofield
DAYTON, Ohio — When Lucky Jones, Rodney Pryor and Marcquise Reed arrived for a Tuesday news conference in advance of the NCAA South Region play-in ...
Robert Morris considers itself lucky to have Jones playing a high level
By Paul Schofield
From the start, Robert Morris senior Lucky Jones candidly talked about the challenges and potential roadblocks in Division I. He seemingly said all the right ...
Robert Morris draws North Florida in NCAA Tourney play-in game
By Paul Schofield
Robert Morris didn’t have to worry about whether it made the NCAA Tournament. The Colonials earned an automatic bid after winning the Northeast Conference Tournament ...