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Happy “In the Hunt” season, Bills fans

Michael Read, Staff Writer
November 30, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, SPORTS

It’s every Buffalo Bills fan's favorite season. Not winter, but ‘In the Hunt’ season. It’s almost too familiar for Bills fans – it always creeps up near the end of November, and all throughout December, the Bills are labeled as ‘In the Hunt’ for a playoff spot. Nevertheless, that label...

Women’s hockey must turn corner in second half

Women’s hockey must turn corner in second half

Ryan Mullen, Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Hockey, Women's Sports

Coming into the 2016-17 season, the Buffalo State women’s hockey team (5-4-1, 3-3 in ECAC West) had high hopes. Coming off a solid 18-8 campaign, the women’s hockey program is looking to build on last year's success. The Bengals are at the midpoint of the season and are going into a month-long...

Freshman swimmer breaks records, barriers

Freshman swimmer breaks records, barriers

Kevin Brutus, Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Swimming & Diving, Women's Sports

Alyssa Greymont is a talented swimmer. Her dominance in the pool has translated well in her freshman year at Buffalo State. But don’t let the freshman title deceive you – her accomplishments go well beyond what she has done at the midpoint of the season. She has certainly faced some challenges...

Five-game win streak snapped in weekend split

Five-game win streak snapped in weekend split

Tony Callens, Associate Sports Editor
November 30, 2016
Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, SPORTS

If you asked Bengals men’s hockey head coach Steve Murphy before the season if he would be content with a 5-2-1 record at the end of November, he would have said yes. With 13 new players including 12 freshmen, building team chemistry takes time, but the team is already starting to gel. Buffalo...

Will NCAA football playoffs reach potential?

Francis Boeck, Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under Football, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, SPORTS

On Oct. 28, 2014, just a little over two years after being approved by the NCAA, the College Football Playoff board released its first-ever rankings. Today, in its third year, the College Football Playoff board has the opportunity to reach its full potential. The College Football Playoff board came...

Women’s hockey drops two vs No. 3 Elmira

Women’s hockey drops two vs No. 3 Elmira

Ryan Mullen, Reporter
November 22, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Hockey

It’s fair to say that the Buffalo State women’s hockey team (4-3-1, ECAC West 3-3) has faced some tough competition this season.  A pair of losses to No. 3 Elmira (6-0-0 overall) this past weekend was a test for the Bengals that they didn’t pass. But they didn’t exactly fail either. The...

Putting up points in bunches, men’s basketball starts 3-0

Putting up points in bunches, men’s basketball starts 3-0

Jahvon Graham, Reporter
November 22, 2016
Filed under Men's Basketball, Showcase, SPORTS

With aspirations very high this season, the Buffalo State men’s basketball team looked to start the season on a high note. The Bengals sit at 3-0 to start the season after defeating Pitt-Bradford 90-69 in the season opener and winning the Coles Classic tournament. Buffalo faced Maine-Fort Kent and...

Offense strides past Pitt-Bradford, 90-69, in opener

Andrew David Kuczkowski, Sports Editor
November 16, 2016
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, SPORTS

The Buffalo State men’s basketball team (1-0) travelled state lines to kick off the season with a win against Pitt-Bradford, 90-69. The Bengals’ offense got off on the right foot with an efficient performance. The 21-point victory was led by sophomore guard Dom Grayer’s 23 points, with senior...

Women’s basketball enters 2016-17 season well-prepped

Staff Reports
November 16, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State women’s basketball team looks to find consistency after an up-and-down 2015-16 season (10-15, 6-12 in SUNYAC). Head coach Kevin Clifford is now in his second season with the Bengals and feels his team has made strides. “There is no offseason,” Clifford said hours before the...

Women’s basketball survives last minute thriller, 61-59

Women’s basketball survives last minute thriller, 61-59

Andrew Kuczkowski, Sports Editor
November 16, 2016
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State women’s basketball team posted its second-straight season-opening win over the Medaille Mavericks on Tuesday night in a 61-59 nail-biter. It was a sluggish start for the Lady Bengals. Buffalo State was outrebounded and outshot by their cross-town rivals. At the half, Buffalo State...

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