Lamb named America East Co-Player of the Week

Lamb named America East Co-Player of the Week

Lamb averaged 18.5 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.5 blocks in a pair of University of Vermont wins last week. The junior forward recorded his second double-double (21 points/14 rebounds) in the Catamounts win over Dartmouth – a game in which he scored career 1,000th point. The 6-foot-6 forward blocked six shots in the game. He followed that with a 16-point, four-rebound performance in an 80-51 blasting of Albany…

Amerks fall short in rematch with Laval

Amerks fall short in rematch with Laval

The Rochester Americans (22-12-2-0) came up on the short-end of a 2-1 score against the Laval Rocket (15-16-3-3) Saturday in the second game of a back-to-back set between the two North Division opponents at Place Bell. Dating back to last season, the one-goal outcome was the fourth straight game that has been decided by a goal…

Second-half surge leads Canisius past Siena

Second-half surge leads Canisius past Siena

Trailing by 10 at halftime, the Canisius men’s basketball team outscored Siena 40-26 in the second half to post a 70-66 come-from-behind victory Saturday night at Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y. The win, the Golden Griffins’ second-straight and fourth in their last six outings, improved the team to 5-8 overall and 2-0 in MAAC play, while Siena fell to 5-10 overall and 0-2 in conference action…

Nylander lifts Amerks to shootout win over Rocket

Nylander lifts Amerks to shootout win over Rocket

For the second consecutive game, the Rochester Americans (22-11-2-0) erased a deficit before completing the come-from-behind win in a shootout. Friday night’s 3-2 five-round shootout win against the Laval Rocket (14-16-3-3) at Place Bell served as the first leg of a back-to-back set between the two North Division opponents…

UB rolls Eastern Michigan in MAC opener

UB rolls Eastern Michigan in MAC opener

The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team used a 12-0 first half run as they defeated Eastern Michigan 74-58 in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams. The UB defense held Eastern Michigan to just 33.3 percent shooting as the Bulls improved to 13-1 on the season.  It is the best start through 14 games since Buffalo won 14 straight to open the year in 1930-31…