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Bechtold’s Breakdowns: What does moving fall sports to spring mean for RMU?

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By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

August 31, 2020

As the first day of classes officially kicks off the start of a new year for Robert Morris and a new era in the athletics, the Colonials were supposed to be preparing for their first-ever action in the Horizon League. Nonetheless, a global pandemic found a way to completely derail those plans for the...

RMU officially joins Horizon League

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By 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...

Coach Clark, eight Colonials receive conference recognition

New head coach Bernard Clark works with his team in preparation for his first season at the helm.

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

November 27, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — After a season in which the Robert Morris football team (7-5, 6-1 NEC) posted a winning record for the first time since 2010 and finished second in the NEC, head coach Bernard Clark Jr. and eight players received conference recognition. After winning more conference games this s...

RMU wins on senior weekend for the first time since 2015

RMU wins on senior weekend for the first time since 2015

By Luke Yost, Contributor

November 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris Colonials (7-5, 6-1 NEC) played host to the Sacred Heart Pioneers (7-5, 4-3 NEC) to close their 2019 campaign. Robert Morris defended “The Joe” by winning 16-14. Before the game, Robert Morris celebrated all the seniors. Head coach Bernard Clark shared his admiration...

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

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By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media 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) 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, who left last week with an i...

New year, better Colonials football

New year, better Colonials football

By Luke Yost, Contributor

August 28, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Robert Morris Head Coach Bernard Clark leads the Colonials into battle as they kick off their season on the road Thursday night against the University of Buffalo Bulls. Just mere hours from the start of the Colonials season, many questions still remain. Perhaps the biggest question is who ...

Colonials sign University of Albany transfer Mason Gray

The Colonials cheerleaders carry the RMU letters out onto the field before the start of the team's first home game of 2018. September, 17, 2018 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media)

By Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

January 12, 2019

The signings continue to pile up for Robert Morris football as senior defensive back Mason Gray officially committed to RMU after transferring from the University of Albany. The decision for Gray to transfer came after missing his senior season at Albany due to a shoulder injury which required offseason...

Robert Morris football brings in seven new commits, bolster defense on Early Signing Day

Robert Morris football brings in seven new commits, bolster defense on Early Signing Day

By Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

December 19, 2018

As Early Signing Day rolls in, the Robert Morris Colonials will get a closer look at the new generation of Colonials and the very first recruiting class of the Bernard Clark Era. Through 1:20 p.m. on Early Signing Day, RMU had officially signed seven new members to their football team including six...

Turnovers plague Colonials in senior day blow out

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By Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

November 17, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP— In a matchup that seemed the be the perfect recipe for a Colonials win, the result was quite the opposite as the ineffective Robert Morris Colonials (2-9, 0-6 NEC) were crushed by the Wagner Seahawks (3-8, 3-3 NEC) 41-7. The Seahawks struck first after receiving the ball at the b...

Preview: Football closes season against Wagner

Preview: Football closes season against Wagner

By Nick Hedderick, Editor-In-Chief

November 17, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris football team (2-8, 0-5 NEC) will host the Wagner Seahawks (3-7, 2-3 NEC) in the Colonials’ season finale. RMU fell to Western Kentucky in heartbreaking fashion last week, as they lost their 23-16 halftime lead en route to a 40-39 overtime defeat. As for Wagner, they a...

Clark: “It’s about being excellent in what we do”

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By Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

November 2, 2018

FAIRFAX, Va. -- The Robert Morris football team (2-6, 0-4) has been officially eliminated from postseason play. The Colonials still have three games left to play including a chance to play spoiler to NEC front-runner, the Sacred Heart Pioneers (5-3, 3-0 NEC) on Saturday. For first-year head coach Berna...

Carney’s Corner: Season one of RMU’s dangerous offense

Carney's Corner: Season one of RMU's dangerous offense

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

October 24, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials football team (0-3, 2-5) is nearing the end of their 2018 season. Throughout the year, the consistent talking point has been the struggles of the RMU defense. While this is completely fair criticism that comes with a disappointing 0-3 conference record, I pers...

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