ROBERT MORRIS


 Robert Morris men's basketball coach Andy Toole speaks Wednesday at the university at a news conference celebrating a contract extension that runs through the 2019-20 season.

Robert Morris, Toole agree to extension through 2019-20 season

Andy Toole, 34, had been mentioned as a candidate to coach at other schools, but he stayed with an administration and team he knows.

2 days ago


Robert Morris signs Toole to two-year extension

Robert Morris coach Andy Toole gets a two-year extension, though a prized freshman has been granted his release.

1 week ago


 Andy Toole and Robert Morris beat North Florida in the NCAA Tournament this season.

RMU offers basketball coach Toole two-year contract extension

The news comes about one week after coach Andy Toole turned down an offer to become the next coach at Fordham.

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 Robert Morris' Rodney Pryor lays the ball up against North Florida's Beau Beech in the first half of the First Four game of the NCAA tournament in Dayton, OH, on March 18, 2015.

Robert Morris guard Pryor named one of nation's top transfers

Colonials guard Rodney Pryor earns a spot on the 2015 Riley Wallace All-America team, which honors the top transfers in college basketball.

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 Robert Morris head coach Andy Toole applauds his team as they take on North Florida in the second half of the First Four game of the NCAA tournament in Dayton, OH.

Robert Morris basketball coach Andy Toole to stay with team

Announcement came just hours after rumors circulated on Twitter that Toole was considering the coaching job at Atlantic 10 program Fordham.

3 weeks ago


 Rodney Pryor, soaring in for a dunk in Friday night's loss to Duke, is one of several standouts slated to return next season for Robert Morris.

Robert Morris season in review: Rising stars poised to make more noise

Even with the departure of rising coaching star Andy Toole a possibility, the Colonials believe a less turbulent season is likely next year.

3 weeks ago


Robert Morris hockey falls in conference semifinal

A bevy of shots on goal were not enough for a Colonials victory against AHC rival Mercyhurst Friday night in Rochester, N.Y.

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 Robert Morris fans cheer during the first half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against Duke in the Round of 64 in Charlotte, N.C.

RMU can't beat history — or Duke

Never had a No. 16 seed beaten a No. 1 seed, and that remains true.

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RMU loses Atlantic Hockey Conference semifinal to Mercyhurst, 4-3

The Colonials set a program record with 63 shots on net while watching their bid end for a second straight conference championship.

4 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Lucky Jones, Rodney Pryor, Elijah Minnie and Marcquise Reed celebrate after defeating North Florida Wednesday in the First Four game of the NCAA tournament in Dayton, Ohio.

Elijah Minnie's surge sparking Robert Morris

Freshman Elijah Minnie is stepping out of the shadow of the Colonials’ other talented freshman, Marcquise Reed.

4 weeks ago


 Mikey Dugan, 13, plays video games while receiving his breathing treatment and chest physical therapy March 6 at home in West Mifflin.

For 13-year-old, Robert Morris lacrosse teammates are 'all my older brothers'

Mikey Dugan, an eighth-grader at West Mifflin Area Middle School who has cystic fibrosis, is part of the Robert Morris men’s lacrosse team.

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Robert Morris hockey team competing for conference title, NCAA berth

The Colonials are looking for a second consecutive NCAA tournament appearance and could clinch it this weekend.

4 weeks ago


 Robert Morris women's basketball players console each as St. Francis Brooklyn celebrates. The Colonials lost in the NEC Championship game at the Sewell Center at Robert Morris in Moon.

Big basketball week at Robert Morris

It was MO-Madness all week at the Moon campus of Robert Morris University, as students, faculty and staff cheered on their teams.

4 weeks ago


 Drew Allen,19, left, and Gerald Ferguson,19, both freshmen at Robert Morris University, watch the men's team play North Florida in the first round of the NCAA men's basketball tourney Wednesday night.

Behind the Madness: RMU’s basketball program benefits from supportive front office

President Gregory Dell'Omo has been hands-on in building the program, while cutting other sports. Mr. Dell’Omo is leaving this summer.

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