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Women’s hockey loses to No. 1 Plattsburgh, 3-0

Women’s hockey loses to No. 1 Plattsburgh, 3-0

Marcos Watkins, Reporter

February 18, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Hockey, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State Lady Bengals put on a valiant, however, unsuccessful effort against the No. 1 ranked Plattsburgh Cardinals (23-1 overall, 16-1 ECAC WEST) on Friday night at the Ice Arena. The Cardinals, who are three-time defending D-III National champs, got the win with a 3-0 victory. The Bengals...

Bills’ best option is to stay the course, pick up Taylor’s contract option

Bills’ best option is to stay the course, pick up Taylor’s contract option

Zachary Memmott, Reporter

February 16, 2017


Filed under Column, Recent Stories, SPORTS

The Buffalo Bills have another big decision to make. What to do with Tyrod Taylor? In 2015-16, Taylor threw for over 3,000 yards and 20 touchdowns with only six interceptions, making his first-ever Pro Bowl. In response, last off-season the Bills signed the quarterback to a six-year $92-million deal...

Men’s hockey hits historic mark, clinches playoff berth

Men’s hockey hits historic mark, clinches playoff berth

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor

February 15, 2017


Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, SPORTS

It wasn’t a perfect weekend for the Bengals, but it was just enough as the men’s hockey team reached two important milestones. On Friday night, the Bengals defeated the Brockport Eagles, 2-1, on Senior Night as well and broke the team record for most wins in a season on Saturday. Anthony Beaumont opened...

Men’s basketball blows first-half lead, clinches playoff berth in loss

Men’s basketball blows first-half lead, clinches playoff berth in loss

Jahvon Graham, Staff Writer

February 12, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

It was a gut wrenching game for the Bengals Saturday against Oswego. Midway through the first half the Bengals held a 25-9 lead and went into halftime up 33-26.  It was yet another game that the Bengals could not hold onto the lead in the second half. Though the Bengals at points were up big, they end...

Bengals defeat Cortland after squandering 21-point lead

Bengals defeat Cortland after squandering 21-point lead

Jahvon Graham, Staff Writer

February 12, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, SPORTS

It took all hands on deck to hold off Cortland for the win on Friday. In a key SUNYAC game, five Bengals found themselves in double figures as the Bengals defeated Cortland, 78-70. Jordan Glover was the team's leading scorer with 19 points, all six of his field goals coming from behind the arc. Mike...

Women’s basketball snaps losing streak on Senior Night

Women’s basketball snaps losing streak on Senior Night

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer

February 11, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Lady Bengals had their Senior Day Saturday, honoring senior guards Shyasha Spencer, Jasmine Shirley and the injured Taylor Graham. However, it was sophomore forward Princella McCullough who made the marquee as she hit the game-winning basket with 2.2 seconds left in the game. The Bengals finally...

Women’s basketball eliminated from playoffs after loss to Cortland

Women’s basketball eliminated from playoffs after loss to Cortland

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer

February 11, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State Lady Bengals needed a win on Friday night to keep their slim playoff hopes alive, but Cortland’s senior Cassidy Chapko had different plans. Chapko posted 43 points and led Cortland to an 85-65 win that eliminated the Bengals from postseason contention. Desperate for a win, the...

Bengals look to recover, avoid first back-to-back losses of season

Bengals look to recover, avoid first back-to-back losses of season

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor

February 10, 2017


Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

Last weekend was one to forget for the Buffalo State men’s hockey team. After beating Morrisville State Friday night, the Bengals gave up eight goals in an 8-2 loss to the Mustangs on home ice Saturday. “We weren’t getting the bounces that we usually get," freshman forward Anthony Passero said....

The New York Knicks have earned the title: worst franchise ever

The New York Knicks have earned the title: worst franchise ever

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Column, Recent Stories, SPORTS

“Manny, what’s the matter?” It seems like this question is asked to me every night now. I won’t get into my personal life, because, well it’s personal. But there is something that really irks me. In the words of the great Peter Griffin: "You know what really grinds my gears?" It is the circus...

As his collegiate hockey career nears its end, Jake Rosen walks away with lasting bonds

As his collegiate hockey career nears its end, Jake Rosen walks away with lasting bonds

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor

February 7, 2017


Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

Bob Rosen always told his son, Jake, that the friends he would make playing hockey would stick around long after he hung up his skates. “You develop friendships that are unlike anything else. That’s the most important thing about hockey,” Bob Rosen said. “It’s the main reason why I wanted...

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