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PREVIEW: RMU to open 2020-21 campaign against Point Park

Men's basketball will host Point Park on Saturday night to begin their season. Photo Credit: Thomas Ognibene
December 5, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP, PA-- The men's basketball team will begin their season Saturday night when they host the Point Park Pioneers (0-2) for the first time since 1978. RMU was originally slated to play former...

Robert Morris and Saint Francis to continue season series past 2020-21

Deivydas Kuzavas (30) attempts to block an AJ Bramah shot in the Northeast Conference championship, the last time RMU faced Saint Francis. Photo Credit: David Auth
November 22, 2020

After Robert Morris moved to the Horizon League in July of this year, many wondered when the next time the team would face a former conference foe. It didn't take long as the Colonials will be squaring...

RMU Athletics delays start of men’s basketball, reveals new winter sports guidelines

The Events Center will not host fans until at least December. Photo Credit: Tyler Gallo
November 19, 2020

The Robert Morris men’s basketball team has been forced to shuffle their non-conference schedule as a result of positive COVID-19 tests among team personnel. Tests were conducted on the program’s student-athletes,...

Opinion: Top 5 matchups for men’s basketball

Credit: Luke Yost
November 6, 2020

"College Basketball Scheduling in 2020 is Wilder than a Goat Rodeo." - Jon Rothstein Finally, after many months of uncertainty and questions regarding the college basketball landscape, Robert Morris...

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
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,...

‘This is something you can get greedy for’ says Toole after NEC Championship win

Photo Credit: Thomas Ognibene
March 11, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris men's basketball team (20-14, 13-5 NEC) is going dancing after defeating Saint Francis (22-10, 13-5 NEC) by the score of 77-67 to win the NEC Championship. The win for...

Preview: RMU attempts to clinch ticket to the dance

Photo Credit: Thomas Ognibene
March 10, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- One game, 40 minutes, two teams, a birth in the NCAA Tournament on the line and a packed arena to watch it all unfold. These characteristics will all come together Tuesday night for the...

Preview: Men’s basketball attempts to return to winning ways

Photo Credit: David Auth
February 18, 2020

LORETTO, Pa.-- After a devastating and controversial loss at the hands of Fairleigh Dickinson (8-16, 6-7 NEC) Saturday afternoon, the Robert Morris men’s basketball team (15-12, 11-3 NEC) looks to put...

The difficulties travel and distance cause in the NEC for Robert Morris

Photo credit: Ray Root
February 3, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP-- 4,030 miles. Robert Morris University's 15 NCAA teams rack up the most gas mileage out of the 11 total schools competing in the Northeast Conference. That number comes from regular-season...

Men’s basketball releases jammed packed schedule

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Jon Williams (left) dabs up his older brother Josh Williams (right) against Mount Aloysius on November 11, 2018 (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media).
September 12, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP-- As 2019 began, the UPMC Events Center was still under construction and taking shape. Fast forward to today, and the arena has hosted numerous concerts and the dominant start to the volleyball...

The much anticipated arrival of Isabella Posset

Isabella Posset fires off a shot just before the end of the first quarter. Moon Township, PA March 17, 2019. (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media)
March 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- "I want you to understand, Bella Posset commited to us as a sophomore. This was a long-time coming," said RMU women's basketball head coach Charlie Buscaglia as he sat upon the podium...

Freshman Castedo proves to be unlikely postseason hero heading into NCAA tournament

Esther Castedo hits clutch three late in the NEC championship game. March 17, 2019 Moon Township, PA (David Auth/RMU Sentry Media)
March 20, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — It is those truly impactful moments in a game when everything seems to move in slow motion. In a basketball game, the ball leaves the hands of the shooter as it seems to spend an eternity...

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