RIT hockey to face Niagara in 2019 Atlantic Hockey Semifinal at Harborcenter Friday

RIT hockey to face Niagara in 2019 Atlantic Hockey Semifinal at Harborcenter Friday

The No. 5 seed RIT men’s hockey team will take on No. 6 seed Niagara University in the second Atlantic Hockey Semifinal at 7:30 p.m. from Harborcenter in Buffalo on Friday, March 22. Top-seed American International and No. 8 Robert Morris University will face-off at 4:30 p.m. in the first semifinal. Friday’s winners will meet in the 2019 Atlantic Hockey Championship game at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 23…

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…

Amerks suffer second straight loss in Charlotte

Amerks suffer second straight loss in Charlotte

For just the second time this season, the Rochester Americans (39-20-3-2) dropped back-to-back regulation losses on the road as they come up short in a 3-1 penalty-filled matchup to the Charlotte Checkers (41-15-6-1) Saturday at Bojangles Coliseum. Tonight’s game was the second in as many nights and the final meeting of the four-game season series between the two teams…