In recognition of a leadership gift made by the Murchie family to the recently announced fieldhouse, the UB Council endorsed a resolution, on Monday, to name the new fieldhouse at the University at Buffalo, the Murchie Family Fieldhouse in honor of former UB hockey player Tunney Murchie and his family. The naming is subject to the approval of the SUNY Chancellor and the SUNY Board of Trustees.
The longtime dream of an on-campus fieldhouse at the University at Buffalo will soon be a reality. University at Buffalo Director of Athletics Allen Greene announced on Friday that the university has secured the services of Rochester-based LeChase Construction as the general contractor and New York-based architecture firm CHA for the project.
In partnership with the Mid-American Conference and the College Football Playoff Foundation, the University at Buffalo Athletic Department is donating $5,000 to Buffalo City Schools for the purchase of 7th and 8th grade physical education equipment.
Student-athletes from the University at Buffalo took part in the 2017 Million Father Match late last week. The Million Father March is held in 600 cities across the United State on the first day of school.
5050 Central Ltd. (“the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gaming Nation Inc. (FAN-TSXV), is pleased to announce that the Company has reached an agreement with the University at Buffalo Activities Foundation, Inc., the associated foundation of the University at Buffalo (UB), as well as the Blue & White Fund (BWF).
CLEVELAND, OH - The Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from the eight spring sports during the 2016-2017 academic season. Among the list of 186 athletes, were eight University at Buffalo student-athletes. This list was voted on by the faculty athletic representatives, and represents the "best of the best" from each sports' Academic All-MAC teams.
It is graduation weekend at the University at Buffalo and 92 student-athletes will cross the stage to receive their diplomas. Every team had at least one graduate with the track and field team leading the way with 21 graduates.
The NCAA released annual Division I Academic Progress Rate (APR) data on Thursday afternoon and nine UB programs had perfect single-year rates for 2015-16, while men’s tennis continues to lead the charge with a perfect four-year rate.
The UB Athletics Coaches Caravan will be hitting the road again this spring, making two stops in New York and one in Washington D.C. Fans will have an opportunity to meet and interact with athletic director Allen Greene, football head coach Lance Leipold, men's basketball head coach Nate Oats, women's basketball head coach Felisha Legette-Jack as well as other members of the UB coaching staff.
University at Buffalo student-athletes participated in a pair of important campus-wide initiatives this week. On Monday, UB student-athletes participated in Sexual Violence Prevention Day. On Tuesday, they participated in DIFCON.
CLEVELAND, NY – The Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from the eight winter sports during the 2016-2017 academic season. Among that list were 15 University at Buffalo student-athletes. This list was voted on by the faculty athletic representatives, and represents the “best of the best” from each sports’ Academic All-MAC teams.
True Blue, the official student section of the University at Buffalo, has advanced to the Final Four of the NCSSA Student Section of the Year contest. They finished second nationally in the Sweet 16 round, which concluded on Friday.
After three successful runs that saw all sport projects get fully funded, the Division of Athletics has announced a fourth crowdfunding campaign that will focus on track and field, sports medicine, academic services, and sports performance. Crowdfunding offers our donors, alumni and fans a new avenue to provide direct support to our teams and what is most meaningful to them.
BUFFALO, NY – The Mid-American Conference hosted their second annual Mental Health Awareness week from February 13 to February 18. The University at Buffalo’s athletics department is hoping to help spread awareness through a short video.
BUFFALO, NY – National Girls and Women in Sports Day has been active for more than three decades. The NGWSD empowers women and girls to embrace physical activity and push themselves past their limits. On Wednesday night, the University at Buffalo athletics department honors Coach Vicki Mitchell for her work in athletics.
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The University at Buffalo has selected Learfield as the Bulls’ first-ever athletics multimedia rights partner in school history as announced today by UB Director of Athletics Allen Greene and Learfield President and CEO Greg Brown.
For the third year in a row, the region’s largest health plan will turn UB’s Alumni Arena into a 400,000 sq. foot playground; giving individuals and families an opportunity to get active and healthy. Over 500 Western New Yorkers attended last year’s event.
It was another solid semester in the classroom for University at Buffalo student-athletes as they posted a combine 3.029 grade point average. It marked the 10th straight semester UB student-athletes have surpassed the 3.0 combined mark.
After two successful runs that saw all sport projects get fully funded, the Division of Athletics has announced a third crowdfunding campaign that will focus on softball, baseball, women’s tennis, and men’s tennis.
Student-Athletes, coaches and staff from The University at Buffalo participated in the annual Take Back the Night event on UB’s Amherst campus on Wednesday. This year’s theme was Shatter the Silence. Stop the Violence.
After a successful first run that saw all sport projects get fully funded, the Division of Athletics has announced a second crowdfunding campaign that will focus on Women’s Basketball, Wrestling, Swimming & Diving, and Rowing. Crowdfunding offers our donors, alumni and fans a new avenue to provide direct support to our teams and what is most meaningful to them.
BUFFALO, NY – Third-year women’s soccer head coach Shawn Burke announced the signing of 9-year old Sarah Reid to a National Letter of Intent on Thursday afternoon. Reid was paired up with the UB women’s soccer program through a program called Team IMPACT, a non-profit organization that helps children forget about their illness and become part of something bigger, a team of friends.
University at Buffalo Athletic Director Allen Greene announced on Monday that the school has signed on with an architecture firm to design a new on-campus fieldhouse and sports performance center. The school will work with New York-based architecture firm CHA to design the state-of-the-art facility.
The University at Buffalo Athletics Department has announced that ComDoc has signed on to be the Official Document Management Company of UB Athletics. A top document management company in the industry, ComDoc is the latest company to join Team UB.