Archives for December 2016

Monthly Archives: December 2016

College

UAlbany’s Elijah Ibitokun-Hanks honored on STATS FCS All-America Third Team

ALBANY, NY – UAlbany standout running back Elijah Ibitokun-Hanks has been named a 2016 STATS FCS All-American, being placed on the Third Team. ...
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Aidan Joly’s bracketology: December 20

Aidan Joly’s bracketology: December 20

Another week of college basketball is in the books, calling for this week’s edition of bracketology. It’s already mid-December, so we are just ...
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Ezekiel Elliott leads the Cowboys back on the right track

Ezekiel Elliott leads the Cowboys back on the right track

The Dallas Cowboys got back in the winning column Sunday night, defeating the red-hot Tampa Bay Buccaneers by a score of 26-20. The ...
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High School

518 Rewind: La Salle vs Lansingburgh in Section II hoops

Re-watch Tuesday’s Section II boys basketball game between La Salle and Lansingburgh   ...
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Metro News

Protesters gather outside Albany Capitol, send message to electors

Albany, NY — Protesters gathered outside the state Capitol Monday morning to urge the nation’s Republican members of the Electoral College not to cast their vote for President-elect ...
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Twitter’s verification system fails and fake news about the Vikings housing the homeless spreads

Twitter’s verification system fails and fake news about the Vikings housing the homeless spreads

Two dudes created a rumor on Twitter yesterday that for the better part of two hours the entire world bought into. It all began ...
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College

No. 12/13 Union Men’s hockey outlasts No. 10/11 Vermont, 2-1

BURLINGTON, Vt.—A 32-save performance from senior goaltender Alex Sakellaropoulos and a timely Jeff Taylor power-play goal lifted the No. 12/13 Union College men’s ...
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Capital Region Local

Video: Holiday Hunger Appeal in full swing at Crossgates

Guilderland, NY — Every holiday season the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York  sets up shop inside the common area of Crossgates looking for ...
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UNC vs Kentucky, perhaps the greatest rivalry in college basketball

UNC vs Kentucky, perhaps the greatest rivalry in college basketball

North Carolina and Kentucky battled it out last night in a game that felt like a mid-March classic.  It was a wild game that featured ...
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National

REPORT: Rex Ryan may finally be rolling out of Buffalo

Say a prayer and hope it comes true because Rex Ryan may finally be kicked out of western New York. According to ESPN’s Adam ...
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Capital Region Metro News

Video: Holiday Hunger Appeal in full swing at Crossgates

Guilderland, NY — Every holiday season the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York  sets up shop inside the common area of Crossgates looking for ...
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Did trading Jamie Collins help the Patriots defense?

Did trading Jamie Collins help the Patriots defense?

We all remember Jamie Collins, right? Well, while he enjoys his time with the 0-13 Cleveland Browns, we should take a second to ...
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High School

DiScanio guides La Salle past BHBS in thriller

On Wednesday, La Salle defeated Shenendehowa 3-2, thanks to a hat trick by senior Logan DiScanio. On Saturday, the Cadets defeated BHBS, again ...
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College

No. 12/13 Union Men’s hockey rides second-period surge past No. 10/11 Vermont

BURLINGTON, Vt. — The No. 12/13 Union College men’s hockey team exploded for three goals in the final 6:35 of the second period ...
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College

UAlbany Men’s Basketball downs St. Francis Brooklyn, 87-60

ALBANY, N.Y. – The UAlbany men’s basketball team, aided by the comeback of Brooklyn-native Travis Charles, outrebounded St. Francis 50-21 en route to ...
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College

Siena defeats Bucknell in thriller

In a season where the team has struggled to close out games, Siena found a barnburner finally go their way with a 71-68 ...
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National

Former NFL head of officiating says referees get illegal help from replay officials

Mike Pereira, the former head of officiating for the National Football League has written a book, and while promoting it yesterday on ESPN, the ...
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High School

ROUNDUP: Suburban Council boys basketball Friday night highlights

Upstate, NY — Well everybody, the Suburban Council is wide open this year for boys varsity basketball.  The featured game last night was ...
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High School

BHBS downs Bethlehem in overtime

Friday’s high school hockey matchup between BHBS and Bethlehem was very highly anticipated. Lots of people around the league were looking to this ...
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High School

Girls Basketball: Friday night highlights from around Section II

Here are the highlights from a busy night in Section II girls basketball: Cairo-Durham- 55, Coxsackie- Athens- 15 Jenna Poulsen(CD) lead all scoring ...
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High School

Thursday’s 518 High School Hoops rundown

All things considered Thursday was a relatively slow day in the world of high school hoops. As a result, we’ve got you covered ...
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High School

Fourteen Section II athletes achieve all-state honors

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America has released their 2016 all-state boys soccer teams. This year we had 14 players honored from ...
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Metro News

Enroll in New Visions and launch a career in journalism/communications

High School juniors. Do you dream of a career at Sports Illustrated, ESPN, the New York Times or Good Morning America?  Do you ...
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High School

Wednesday’s Section II boys basketball rundown

In comparison to Tuesday’s action, it was a relatively quiet night across the world of Section II hoops. Here are the highlights from Wednesday: ...
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High School

Saratoga beats CBA for first win of season

Saratoga Springs, NY — In only their first game together, Saratoga’s new line carried them to victory. The Saratoga Blue Streaks defeated the ...
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