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Mike Iuzzolino’s journey from playing in the NBA to coaching at RMU

Mike Iuzzolino has had a life that has revolved around basketball and joined Tyler Gallo for an interview. Photo Credit: Sam Anthony

By Tyler Gallo, Copy Editor

October 14, 2020

In his lifetime, Mike Iuzzolino has worn many hats, such as NEC Player of the Year, NBA player, an NBA Jam playable character, and NEC Hall of Famer; but the hat he is currently wearing, assistant coach, has brought him to Robert Morris as a member of Andy Toole's coaching staff. Earlier this week, ...

Andy Toole signs extension through 2025-26 season

Andy Toole signs extension through 2025-26 season

By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

July 24, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP- In a time full of uncertainty and unpredictability brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, one thing is certain for the Colonials men’s basketball program moving forward. Head coach Andy Toole has agreed to a multi-year extension that will keep him under contract through the 2025-26 season...

Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

Conference Champions: Women’s basketball defeats Saint Francis to win NEC Tournament

By Luke Yost, Contributor

March 17, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the last women’s basketball game of the Sewall Center in 2016, Robert Morris defended their home and won the Northeast Conference Championship. Today, in the last women’s basketball game at the North Athletic Complex, history repeated itself. The Robert Morris University Colonials (...

Colonials get back in win column against Pitt-Johnstown

Irekpitan Ozzy-Momodu boxes out her opponent while attempting to get a rebound in the Colonials win against La Salle.

By Luke Yost, Contributor

December 16, 2018

The Robert Morris University Colonials (2-7) snapped their six game losing streak against the Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cats (4-6, 1-2 PSAC), by a final score of 73-53. The Colonials looked comfortable at home for the first time this year. Isabella Posset, in her first collegiate start, orchestrated...

Colonials burned by Dragons

Dante Treacy surveys the Drexel defense in the Colonials 82-69 loss to the Dragons.

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

December 1, 2018

Philadelphia- The Robert Morris Colonials (4-4) traveled to Philadelphia on Saturday to take on the Drexel Dragons (4-4) in a 2:00 p.m. matinee game. The Colonials lost the game by a score of 82-69. Both Coach Andrew Toole and Matty McConnell said that they didn't have the same intensity that they had...

Quick Hits: Dragons fly past the Colonials

Photo credit: David Auth

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

December 1, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — The Robert Morris men’s basketball team (4-4) fell to the Drexel Dragons (4-4) by the score of 82-69. Here are the quick hits from the game: Why it happened The Colonials started off strong but fell behind significantly in the second half. They played well in the first half, s...

Preview: Robert Morris looks to slay Drexel University Dragons

Photo credit: David Auth

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

December 1, 2018

PHILADELPHIA -- The Robert Morris University Colonials (4-3) wrapped up a game against the Youngstown State University Penguins (3-5) on Wednesday with a 76-56 win, but now they have turned their attention towards the Drexel University Dragons (3-4). The Colonials will be playing the Dragons on Saturd...

Colonials run away in second half for third straight home victory

Photo credit: David Auth

By Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

November 29, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- It was a closely contested first half, but ultimately it was a second-half 19-0 run that jolted the Robert Morris Colonials (3-3) to a 76-56 victory over the Youngstown State Penguins (3-5). The win was Robert Morris' third straight victory at home. Robert Morris, a team that has pl...

A near perfect Petteway propels the Colonials to second straight win

Photo credit: David Auth

By Samuel Anthony, Digital Content Manager

November 17, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP— It was a sluggish start for the Colonials in this one as they missed five of their first six shots and committed four turnovers as they would trail the Delta Devils 7-3 in the first 3:30 after their 104-57 offensive explosion against Mount Aloysius on Wednesday. And while it was a ...

Rams topple Colonials

Nina Augustin holds the ball on the court against the La Salle Explorers.

By Luke Yost, Contributor

November 14, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris Colonials (1-2) could not hang on to beat the Rams of Rhode Island (1-1) down the stretch. The Colonials would fall 46-41. The Colonials faced their second A10 conference opponent in as many games. The last time the Colonials touched the court, they were led by fres...

Quick hits: RMU can’t hold off University of Rhode Island

RMU freshman Esther Castedo playing in her first game at the North Athletic Complex this season against the La Salle Explorers.

By Luke Yost, Contributor

November 14, 2018

On Tuesday, the Robert Morris Colonials women's basketball team (1-2) fell to the Rhode Island Rams (1-1) by a score of 46-41. Why it happened The Colonials outscored the Rams 19-10 after the Rams took a 7-0 lead. Isabella Posset and Nadege Pluviose lead the Colonials in the first half with five points each...

Weekend Preview: Colonials feature big games this weekend

Photo credit: David Auth

By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

November 9, 2018

This weekend, the Robert Morris Colonials athletics teams have one of their busiest of the year. Men’s Hockey (Friday, Nov. 9 @ 7:00 p.m. & Saturday, Nov. 10 @ 7:05 p.m.) The Robert Morris men’s hockey team (3-4-1, 2-3-1 AHC) will play a home-and-home with the No. 8 ranked Penn State Nittany L...

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