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RMU football schedules Hawaii as non-conference opponent

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By Austin Bechtold, Assistant Sports Editor

July 14, 2020

As sports continue to be up in the air for the fall season, the Robert Morris football team’s latest announcement may display a step in the right direction. The University of Hawaii tweeted on Monday that they have added RMU to their 2020 schedule.  Robert Morris confirmed the news by r...

Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

Despite falling in WPIAL title game, Moon comes home with state title

By Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

March 23, 2019

HERSHEY, Pa. — Going into the fourth quarter, Archbishop Wood was up seven and had all the momentum from their previous quarter of offensive dominance. Moon found themselves in the unfamiliar territory of being behind. Moon had led the whole game until midway through the third quarter and had to battl...

Robert Morris to host Pitt in first game at UPMC Events Center

UPMC Events Center, coming in 2019. Photo Credit: (Robert Morris University)

By Logan Carney, RMU Sentry Media Digital Content Director

March 21, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- As first reported by Pittsburgh Sports Now, the Robert Morris men's basketball team will play their first game at the UPMC Events Center against the University of Pittsburgh Panthers on November 12, 2019. It will be the 31st time in history that the two programs have met, with Pitt hosti...

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

Moon falls to Mars after late three-pointer in WPIAL Championship

By Preston Moore, Moon Sports Beat Writer

March 2, 2019

OAKLAND, Pa. — After halftime, the Mars student section rumbled with the "I believe that we will win" chant. At the time Mars was down 14 and winning felt like an improbable outcome. Mars would later come back and make things interesting in the closing minutes of the game. The first quarter start...

Women’s basketball tames St. Francis Brooklyn

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By Luke Yost, Contributor

February 23, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris University Colonials (16-9, 13-1 NEC) weathered a late push by St. Francis Brooklyn (15-11, 9-5 NEC) and defeated them by the score of 74-57. The Colonials dominated in the first half but let off the gas in the second half. The nation’s 12th best defense came t...

Women’s hockey falls in crucial game

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By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

February 23, 2019

PITTSBURGH — A playoff like atmosphere filled Colonials Arena friday night as RMU women's hockey (12-13-6, 10-4-3 CHA) faced Mercyhurst (13-12-5, 10-5-2 CHA) in CHA action. Heading into the game, RMU sat three points ahead of Mercyhurst in the standings and were looking to win in essentially wh...

Preview: Women’s lacrosse kicks off 15th season

Preview: Women's lacrosse kicks off 15th season

By Ryan Giacobbi, Contributor

February 15, 2019

KENT, Oh. -- The RMU women’s lacrosse team will be kicking off their 2019 regular season on the road this coming Saturday when they visit the Kent State University Golden Flash in what will be the commemoration of the 15th year of RMU women’s lacrosse program. Here is a look at expected contenders and da...

RMU softball kicks off season with new changes and faces across the NEC

RMU softball kicks off season with new changes and faces across the NEC

By Delenn Poe, Softball Beat Writer

February 15, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- With the Robert Morris softball season getting started yesterday, here is a quick preview on all the teams in the NEC. 1. Saint Francis Saint Francis was the 2017 and 2018 NEC Champion, which guaranteed them a spot in the NCAA Tournament. The team traveled to Arizona for the Tucson...

Season Preview: Men’s lacrosse looks to run away in NEC

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By Jonathan Hanna, Sports Editor

February 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- After a near upset of No. 1 ranked Maryland in last year’s NCAA tournament, the Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team looks to get back in action this season. Here is a quick preview on all of the NEC teams this season. The contenders 1) Robert Morris Colonials Last year, the Col...

Men’s basketball rebounds against Bryant

Men’s basketball rebounds against Bryant

By David Auth, Contributor

February 8, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — Robert Morris men’s basketball (13-11, 8-3) is back in the win column this Thursday night after a 72-59 victory over the Bryant Bulldogs (8-14, 5-6). The win comes after a previous weekend that saw the Colonials drop two games in a row, one to Saint Francis University by three poin...

RMU football lands seven recruits on national signing day

National Signing Day Spring 2019

By Nick Hedderick, Digital Content Director

February 7, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- The Robert Morris football team is looking to make a statement in the NEC as a top contender as they enter their second season with Bernard Clark Jr. at the helm. Today, the Colonials had seven players commit to the team. Four of the players are from Pennsylvania, two are from Maryla...

Women’s hockey puts together a solid 60 on mental health awareness night

Women's hockey puts together a solid 60 on mental health awareness night

By Owen Krepps, Podcast / Webshow Manager

January 26, 2019

PITTSBURGH — RMU women's hockey (10-11-4, 8-2-1 CHA) put together a very solid 60 minutes friday against RIT (9-11-4, 5-5-0 CHA) winning the game 3-1. It was a special mental health awareness game to raise both money and awareness for the cause. On top of this it was also the debut of sophomore Alison...

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