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2016-17 UAlbany Men’s Basketball Preview

With the 2016-17 University at Albany Great Danes Men's Basketball season kicking off tonight at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College, Pennsylvania, when the Danes take on Penn State in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off…

College Basketball is back in the 518

Albany, NY -- It's the second week of November, and that means one thing, College Basketball is back. There are plenty of big-time national games this weekend, but our local teams are also hitting the hardwood on this tipoff weekend,…

Saints to Stomp Out Homelessness

Loudonville, NY -- The Siena College Women's Basketball team will be working to Stomp Out Homelessness in the Capital Region when they host Hartford on  November 19th at 2 p.m. at the ARC. During halftime, fans will be invited onto the…

Union Rallies Past Brown in 3rd

The Dutchmen hockey team survived a scare against Brown on Saturday night to remain undefeated in ECAC play. The scoring began in the first period, when Sebastian Vidmar threw one from behind the net that deflected off a Brown defender and…

Recapping Union’s Weekend in Ann Arbor

The Union Dutchmen went into this weekend with a 2-game set in one of the loudest rinks in all of college hockey, and against the #11-ranked Michigan Wolverines. Union won the first game on Friday 4-3, and lost on Saturday by a score of…

Siena Men’s Basketball Season Preview

College basketball season is just starting to heat up with practices starting the other day. The Siena Saints will be looking to rebound after a 13-7 season, a season worthy of a third place finish in the Metro Atlantic Athletic conference.…

Looking Ahead: Union Hockey vs Michigan

The Union College Dutchmen mens' hockey team opens their regular season this weekend, traveling to Ann Arbor to face off against the Michigan Wolverines. Michigan has been a force in the college hockey ranks for years, and they finished…

Danes Suffer Big Loss in Victory

ALBANY, NY -- The University at Albany Great Danes put up 20 unanswered second half points to defeat the Saint Francis Red Flash by a score of 20-9 Saturday night, but even though the Danes took the victory they suffered an even bigger…

2016-2017 ECAC Hockey preview

With college hockey just weeks away, the ECAC is beginning to send a team deep into the NCAA tournament once again this season. Here is the preview for the 2016-2017 ECAC hockey season with my preseason picks. 1: Quinnipiac Bobcats,…

Kivinis’ BIG day pushes RPI past MIT

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- RPI's dominant rushing attack was on display again today as they ran all over MIT beating them 31-10 and improving to 2-1 on the year. Mike Tivinis was the feature back and he took 19 carries for 123 yards and a touchdown.…

Engineers Fall to 1-1 in Loss to Saxons

TROY, NY -- Alfred University’s Tyler Johnson was too much for the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Engineers to handle Saturday afternoon at ECAV stadium.  The senior quarterback rushed for 120 yards and threw for 198 more, helping the…

UAlbany Makes History, Defeats Buffalo

The University at Albany Great Danes came home from Buffalo Friday night with just a little more than a $275,000 guaranteed paycheck from the University at Buffalo, as for the first time in Dane football history, the Great Danes defeated a…

2016 UAlbany Football Preview

The 2016 University at Albany football season is set to kickoff Friday night, as the Great Danes head west to the University at Buffalo to visit the Bulls to begin the season for the second year in a row. The Danes return all 11 offensive…

2016 Union Football Schedule released

We are just a few weeks away from the start of the College football season, below is RPI’s 2016 Schedule. WEEK 1- 9/3 Union @ Ithaca, 1:00pm. WEEK 2- 9/10 Home VS Western CT, 4:00pm. WEEK 3- 9/17 Home VS Western NE, 12:00pm.…