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Nneka Ezeigbo signs with Spain’s Unicaja Malaga

Nneka Ezeigbo drives to the basket in the NEC championship game. Moon Township, PA March 17, 2019. (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media)

By Nick Hedderick, Editor-In-Chief

July 10, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- For the past four years, it was impossible to attend an RMU women's basketball game without noticing the force that was Nneka Ezeigbo. From her dominance in the paint to her tenacity on the boards, Ezeigbo quickly became one of the most influential figures in program history. As o...

‘It’s very tough that someone has to lose a game like today’ says coach Buscaglia after close NEC Tournament victory

Photo Credit: Thomas Ognibene

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

March 10, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Monday started with more of the same for the Robert Morris women's basketball team (23-7, 17-1 NEC). They hosted their fourth consecutive NEC first-round game, entered with their fourth consecutive NEC regular-season title and honored head coach Charlie Buscaglia with his fourth consec...

Women’s basketball faces toughest test of the season in Emmitsburg

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By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

March 2, 2020

EMMITSBURG, MD-- The Robert Morris women’s basketball team (20-7, 15-1 NEC) will face their toughest game of the season on Monday night against the team directly below them in the standings. The Mount St. Mary Mountaineers (19-9, 14-2 NEC) hosts the Colonials in a battle to crown the winner of the No...

Preview: Colonials fight to stay perfect in NEC

Preview: Colonials fight to stay perfect in NEC

By Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

February 17, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris women's basketball team (18-6, 13-0) will put its perfect NEC record on the line as they go on the road to play against Saint Francis University (11-14, 9-5 NEC). This contest comes after Nneka Ezeigbo scored 26 points last game against Fairleigh Dickinson (8-15, 6-7 NEC)....

Weekend Roundup 2/14-2/16

Weekend Roundup 2/14-2/16

By Evan Basista, Contributor

February 17, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Over the past weekend, Robert Morris University athletics was busy with seven teams in action. Robert Morris softball team (4-4, 0-0) to Boiling Springs, North Carolina, and the Runnin’ Bulldog Softball Tournament. The Colonials played a total of five games over the weekend, fin...

Ezeigbo dominates in Colonials’ win

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By Samuel Goldberg, Contributor

February 15, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- Undefeated in Northeast Conference play, the Robert Morris University Colonials (18-6,13-0 NEC) took on the Fairleigh Dickinson University Knights (8-15, 5-7 NEC). The Robert Morris media called it "Senior Saturday," and for good reason. Nneka Ezeigbo, the only senior for the Colonial...

Colonials roll to ninth consecutive victory with win over CCSU

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By Zachary Somma, Contributor

February 2, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- The Robert Morris University women's basketball team (14-6, 9-0 NEC) kept their record clean in 2020 with their 80-42 victory over Central Connecticut State University (2-16, 1-7 NEC) this Saturday afternoon. Four Colonials finished with double-digit points in the game, which was not as...

Weekend Preview: 1/31-2/2

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By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

January 31, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- As the calendar turns from January to February this upcoming weekend, the final stretch of regular-season games for RMU winter sports is about to begin. Basketball, ice hockey and women’s track and field will all see action this week in addition to the men’s lacrosse team’s scrimma...

Preview: RMU looks to keep streak alive against St. Francis Brooklyn

Preview: RMU looks to keep streak alive against St. Francis Brooklyn

By Zachary Somma, Contributor

January 27, 2020

BROOKLYN-- Robert Morris University (12-6, 7-0 NEC) takes on St. Francis Brooklyn's Terriers (5-13, 1-6 NEC) on the road Monday, as they aim to continue their current seven-game win streak that has them on top of the NEC. Recapping RMU Conference play could not have begun any better for the Co...

Three bold predictions for RMU sports this semester

Three bold predictions for RMU sports this semester

By Nick Hedderick and Jonathan Hanna

January 23, 2020

Editor’s Note: All opinions on Colonial Sports Network are the writer’s own. As another semester begins here at Robert Morris University, winter sports are in full swing, while spring sports are just around the corner. With all of this in mind, let's take a look at five bold predictions for this...

Ezeigbo and Colonials close out homestand with win

Ezeigbo and Colonials close out homestand with win

By Nick Hedderick, Editor-In-Chief

January 20, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- It is important to make the most out of your home games, and the Robert Morris women's basketball team (11-6, 6-0 NEC) did just that on Monday. Backed by 24 points, a season-high, from Nneka Ezeigbo, the Colonials emphatically closed out their four-game homestand with a 73-43 win against...

Weekend Preview 1/17-1/19

Weekend Preview 1/17-1/19

By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

January 17, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- School is back in session on the campus of RMU, but the winter sports calendar continues on as usual. As the 2020 calendar year begins along with a new decade, the opportunity awaits for Robert Morris sports teams to take advantage of new opportunities and carry over past success into...

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