Local College Sports

Golden Knights no match for Orange

SYRACUSE— The College of Saint Rose hung in throughout what arguably will be its toughest test of the season with Thursday's 80-49 setback in an exhibition game at Syracuse. The host Orange entered the evening ranked #16 in the Associated…

The RPI Engineers down Hobart

TROY— The undefeated RPI Enginners faced off against the 4-2 Hobart Statesmen. Although the Statesmen shut the Engineers out last year, the Engineers were able to hold off Hobart in a 31-24 win. RPI came alive early in the first…

RPI rolls over Buffalo State 44-14

TROY — The RPI Engineers entered the Eastern Campus Athletic Village to close out an undefeated non-conference schedule. They did so beating the Buffalo State Bengals 44-14 Rensselaer started showing their power early in their first…

RPI wins the Transit Trophy against WPI

TROY – RPI started the game with a strong air attack. Following a twenty-nine yard pass to Danny Calabro, sophomore quarter George Marinopoulos connected with Conor Davies for the first score of the game. On RPI’s next drive, two…

Testaverde named starting quartback for week 1

ALBANY — The University at Albany football team has named their starting quarterback for their first game of the season. Out of the three viable choices, Vincent Testaverde, son of former NFL quarterback Vinny Testaverde, will make his…

MAAC reveals men’s basketball schedule

On Wednesday morning, the MAAC announced the schedule for the 2018-19 men’s basketball season. This year, Siena will play 18 games against in-conference opponents, nine of them at the Times Union Center in Albany, putting them with 13 home…

Siena releases men’s soccer schedule

LOUDONVILLE -- On Monday morning, Siena College released its men's soccer schedule. Highlighting it is the HBU Invitational in Texas to begin the season, as well as 10 regular season conference matchups, five of them coming at home as part…

Kadeem Smithen to return to Siena

LOUDONVILLE -- Siena confirmed Tuesday afternoon that redshirt senior Kadeem Smithen would return to the program for his final year of eligibility. It was speculated towards the end of the season that Smithen would spend a year as a…

Kevin Huerter to keep name in NBA draft

CLIFTON PARK -- Maryland sophomore and former Shenendehowa star Kevin Hurter announced Wednesday that he will remain in the NBA draft and hire an agent, ending his two-year career at Maryland. He waited until the last few hours to…

Siena to play in 2018 Hoop Hall Tournament

LOUDONVILLE -- Siena basketball announced Tuesday that they have been selected to play in the 2018 Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament, one of eight teams nationwide selected. The game will include the first game of the…