Algier earns NABC All-District honors

Algier earns NABC All-District honors

Junior Ryan Algier of the Rochester men’s basketball team made significant strides on the court this season and the progression was rewarded by two outlets the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) and D3hoops.com…

Iona College names Hall of Famer Rick Pitino as head coach

Iona College names Hall of Famer Rick Pitino as head coach

Hall of Fame Coach Rick Pitino was named head basketball coach of Iona College today. Pitino, who has taken four different programs to the NCAA tournament and coached two national championship teams, takes over for Coach Tim Cluess, who stepped down as head coach after ten years due to health concerns. Coach Cluess will serve as an advisor to the basketball program moving forward…

Amerks complete weekend sweep of Belleville

Amerks complete weekend sweep of Belleville

The Rochester Americans (33-19-4-5) faced a one-goal deficit going into the final period of regulation, but thanks to three unanswered goals, including a pair in the final 1:12, the Amerks completed the weekend sweep over the North Division-leading Belleville Senators (38-19-4-1) with a 4-2 victory in the season series finale between the two teams Saturday at CAA Arena…