ROBERT MORRIS


 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.

4 days 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.

5 days ago


 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.

5 days ago


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.

5 days 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.

6 days 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.

6 days ago


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.

6 days 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.

6 days 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.

1 week ago


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

Dancing in Dayton: Robert Morris advances in NCAA tournament, will face Duke Friday

After being down by 13 points Wednesday night against North Florida, RMU found its way back in time to salvage its NCAA tournament run.

1 week ago


 Robert Morris guard Rodney Pryor elevates for a dunk during the Northeast Conference tournament championship game March 10. Robert Morris won, 66-63.

Unlikely trio leads Robert Morris into NCAA First Four game

Junior Rodney Pryor, freshman Marcquise Reed and senior Lucky Jones have turned it on at the right time for Robert Morris.

1 week ago


 North Florida's Matthew Driscoll's experiences in Pittsburgh helped guide him through his career as a coach.

Pittsburgh native Driscoll aims to beat Robert Morris in NCAA tournament

North Florida coach Matthew Driscoll uses lessons learned growing up in Pittsburgh heading into NCAA tournament matchup with Robert Morris.

1 week ago


 Robert Morris teammates Lucky Jones, Aaron Tate and head coach Andy Toole, with his son, Ryan, react after learning they will face North Florida Wednesday in a NCAA play-in game in Dayton.

Robert Morris to face North Florida in NCAA tournament

Both the Colonials and North Florida are No. 16 seeds; whichever team wins will move on to face South No. 1 seed Duke in Charlotte.

1 week ago


 Robert Morris' Megan Smith goes down during the game against St. Francis Brooklyn at the NEC Championship game at the Sewell Center at Robert Morris University.

Women's basketball: St. Francis upsets Robert Morris, 77-62

With the win, the Terriers earned a trip to the NCAA tournament.

1 week ago


 Coach Sal Buscaglia and Robert Morris finished 17-14 and were third in the Northeast Conference in the regular season.

Colonials’ youth, depth will be tested against St. Francis

A victory would give the Robert Morris women’s basketball team its fourth NEC title in nine years.

1 week ago


Robert Morris men's hockey sweeps quarterfinal series against Niagara

The Colonials move closer to advancing to the NCAA tournament for the second consecutive season.

1 week ago


Fourth line sparks Robert Morris to playoff win against Niagara

Spencer Dorowicz and Timmy Moore provide tying- and winning-goal as Colonials open AHA playoffs with a victory against Niagara.

1 week ago


 Robert Morris' Cody Wydo celebrates after scoring against Penn State in the Three Rivers Classic at Consol Energy Center.

Senior Wydo helps push Robert Morris hockey to playoffs

Senior forward Cody Wydo has left his mark on the Colonials’ program and has helped bring playoff hockey to the Island Sports Center.

1 week ago


 Robert Morris guard Rodney Pryor raises their trophy after winning an NCAA college basketball game against St. Francis in the championship of the Northeast Conference tournament. Robert Morris won, 66-63.

Robert Morris defeats St. Francis, earns NCAA tourney bid

Robert Morris earned its first bid since 2010, defeating top-seeded St. Francis, N.Y. 66-63 in the Northeast Conference Tournament finals.

2 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Lucky Jones celebrates near the end of his team's win over Bryant Saturday of the semi-finals of the NEC tournament at the Sewall Center, March 7, 2015.

Colonials looking to end title-game slump

Robert Morris has lost its past three Northeast Conference championship appearances, and it hopes to break that streak against St. Francis.

2 weeks ago


Robert Morris suspends junior forward Stephan Bennett

Bennett was suspended by the team after his arrest Sunday morning after an incident at Mario’s South Side Saloon.

2 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Kavon Stewart passes the ball off in front of Bryant's Shane McLaughlin in the second half of the semi-finals of the NEC tournament at the Sewall Center.

Robert Morris holds off Bryant for 66-53 win

It was a bit touch and go for a while, with the lead changing multiple times in the final 15 minutes after RMU had led the entire game.

2 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Stephan Bennett protects the ball against Wagner's JoJo Cooper Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at the Sewall Center.

Colonials look to slow Bryant attack in NEC semifinal

Robert Morris gets set to face Bryant with a trip to the Northeast Conference tournament title game on the line.

2 weeks ago


Red Flash surprises Mount St. Mary’s

Saint Francis (Pa.) advances to play St. Francis (N.Y.) in the Northeast Conference tournament quarterfinals Saturday in Brooklyn.

3 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Stephan Bennett protects the ball against JoJo Cooper.

Senior Lucky Jones keeps Colonials moving forward into NEC tournament semifinal

Robert Morris advances to the Northeast Conference tournament semifinals with a 91-68 victory against Wagner at Sewall Center.

3 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Lucky Jones passes the ball off against Wagner in the first half Thursday, February 26, 2015 at the Sewall Center.

Robert Morris star Jones doesn't consider himself 'Lucky'

Robert Morris senior Lucky Jones overcame personal tragedies to lead the Colonials, and now he hopes to carry them to the postseason.

3 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Marcquise Reed gets a shot up against Wagner in the first half Feb. 26 at the Sewall Center.

Robert Morris freshman Reed takes home top NEC rookie honors

Junior guard Rodney Pryor and senior forward Lucky Jones joined Reed on the Second Team.

3 weeks ago


 Robert Morris junior Rodney Pryor throws down a dunk against Saint Francis (N.Y.) during an RMU home game in January.

RMU's Pryor earns NEC player of the week honors again

The junior guard helped the Colonials secure a No. 2 seed in the upcoming NEC tournament.

3 weeks ago


Robert Morris ready for conference tournament

The Colonials players now have time to consider the importance, and the opportunity of the No. 2 seed for next week’s conference tournament.

3 weeks ago


 Robert Morris' Aaron Tate grabs a rebound in front of Sacred Heart's Steve Glowiak in the second half at the Sewall Center on Jan. 18, 2015.

Robert Morris guard relishes supporting role

Aaron Tate makes the difference for Robert Morris despite his quiet demeanor.

3 weeks ago


Rodney Pryor leads RMU to OT win in final regular season game

Rodney Pryor scored 22 points to help Robert Morris erase a 10-point second-half deficit in a 71-70 overtime victory against Saint Francis

3 weeks ago


Robert Morris whips Wagner, 91-59

Rodney Pryor sparks easy victory with 25-point game for the Colonials; Marcquise Reed and Lucky Jones also score in double figures.

3 weeks ago




 

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