Statement from Phil Martelli

Statement from Phil Martelli

SJU is part of the fabric of my DNA, and I am part of the fabric of this fine institution.  Together we celebrated many great victories.  None bigger than 33 graduation days.  SJU gave me and my family the time to build relationships for life, create memories, and bring joy and happiness to thousands and thousands and thousands of people…

Column: Under Schmidt, Bonnies will always matter

Column: Under Schmidt, Bonnies will always matter

The final shot will be viewed thousands of times for years to come, as will Courtney Stockard’s fifth and disqualifying foul, a form of self-torture only die-hard sports fans inflict upon themselves. Bona had a chance to go to back-to-back NCAA Tournaments for the first time in program history. Instead, the team’s next game action is at least 228 days away…

Previous snub fuels Dillard, UB

Previous snub fuels Dillard, UB

Gates-Chili’s Cierra Dillard spent the 2016-17 women’s basketball season on the University at Buffalo sidelines, but the memory of that team being left without a postseason invitation helped the senior motivate the current UB women’s basketball team…

Quintet of Section V alums to appear in NCAA Tournament

Quintet of Section V alums to appear in NCAA Tournament

The NCAA Tournament tips off Tuesday in Dayton, Ohio with a pair of First Four games. Quinton Rose (Bishop Kearney) will lead the Temple Owls against the Belmont for a chance to meet No. 6 Maryland, Friday in the East Region first round. Rose will represent the first of five former Section V student-athletes who will play in the 2019 Division I Men’s NCAA Tournament…

Dillard leads UB women to MAC championship

Dillard leads UB women to MAC championship

Cierra Dillard, who was named MAC Tournament MVP, finished with a team-high 22 points, including four three-pointers. Hanna Hall had 17 points, including a career-best five triples. Courtney Wilkins also shot it well from deep, finishing with 12 points on four three-pointers…

UB dominates Akron in quarterfinal win

UB dominates Akron in quarterfinal win

The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team cruised to an 82-46 win over Akron in the quarterfinals of the Mid-American Conference Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on Thursday afternoon. The top-seeded Bulls never trailed in the 36-point victory…