Five members of the University at Buffalo football team have been named to the Athlon Sports 2017 Preseason All-MAC team, the publication announced on Monday. James O’Hagan and Khalil Hodge were named to the second team, while Brandon Manosalvas, Chris Ford and Jarrett Franklin were named to the fourth team.
University at Buffalo center James O’Hagan was named to the Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List, the Rimington Trophy Committee announced on Monday. The award is giving annually to the nation's top center. This is the second straight year UB's junior center has been named to the watch list.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo track and field program qualified for NCAA East Preliminaries in 13 individual events and one relay event. The competition is set to begin on Thursday, May 25 at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY.
KALAMAZOO, MI – The University at Buffalo baseball team (17-34, 8-16 MAC) dropped a pair of Mid-American Conference games to the Western Michigan Broncos on Saturday afternoon. The Bulls fell 7-2 in the first game of the afternoon and 7-3 in the second game as UB wasn’t able to secure a spot in the upcoming MAC Tournament.
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.
Season tickets for the 2017 University at Buffalo football season are on sale now and start as low as $66. This year's home schedule includes six games, including Florida Atlantic, coached by Lane Kiffin, and defending Mid-American Conference champions and Cotton Bowl participant Western Michigan.
KALAMAZOO, MI – The University at Buffalo baseball team (17-32, 8-14 MAC) wasn’t able to hang onto the lead in the bottom of the ninth inning on Thursday afternoon on the road at Western Michigan as the Broncos provided a walk-off RBI single to collect the 6-5 win. The Bulls struggled all afternoon long with runners on base as they left 16 runners on in the loss.
BUFFALO, NY – It was a fitting end to the final home game at Amherst Audobon Field in program history for the University at Buffalo baseball team (17-31, 8-13 MAC) on Tuesday afternoon as senior second baseman Brian Dudek connected on a walk-off solo home run to right field in the 10th inning to give UB the 10-9 come-from-behind win over cross-town rival Niagara. The walk-off win for the Bulls was their first of the season and it marked Dudek's first career walk-off home run.
University at Buffalo women’s tennis assistant coach Smaranda Stan has been named the ITA Northeast Region Assistant Coach of the Year, the organization announced late Monday. Stan helped guide the Bulls to their second MAC Title and NCAA appearance in school history.
Fresh off leading the Bulls to their second ever NCAA Tournament appearance and a perfect record in Mid-American Conference play, University at Buffalo men’s tennis head coach Lee Nickell has been named the Wilson/ITA Northeast Region Coach of the Year.
After a successful rookie minicamp in early May, former University at Buffalo offensive lineman Roubbens Joseph has signed a free agent contract with the Baltimore Ravens, the team announced on Monday. Joseph is the third Bull from the class of 2016 to sign with an NFL team this offseason, joining Mason Schreck who was drafted b y the Cincinnati Bengals and Jordan Johnson who was an undrafted free agent signee of the Buffalo Bills.
Tony Miller, a member of the University at Buffalo men’s tennis program, was named to the Academic All-Mid-American Conference team on Monday, the league announced. A senior communication major, Miller has a 3.246 grade point average.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo baseball team (16-33, 8-13 MAC) dropped their third straight MAC game to the Ohio Bobcats on a rain-filled Sunday afternoon at Audobon Field. The Bobcats were able to score three unearned runs en route to the series sweep of the Bulls on Senior Day for Buffalo.
The University at Buffalo women’s rowing team finished sixth at the Colonial Athletic Association Championships Sunday morning on the Cooper River in Pennsauken, NJ. Northeastern took home the conference title for the fourth straight year.
KALAMAZOO, MI – The University at Buffalo track and field team had an outstanding appearance at the 2017 Outdoor Mid-American Conference Championships. Several Bulls found their way to the podium, and the men finished third overall, while the women finished ninth overall.
The University at Buffalo women’s tennis team put up a valiant effort against the number two ranked team in the nation on Saturday afternoon, but the Ohio State Buckeyes came away with a 4-0 win over the Bulls in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament. The loss was UB’s first in over a month.
The University at Buffalo football team has scheduled a home-and-home series with Liberty University, the teams announced on Saturday. Buffalo will travel to Liberty in 2019 with the Bulls host the Flames in 2023.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo baseball team (16-30, 8-12 MAC) fell on Saturday afternoon at Audobon Field to the Ohio Bobcats by the score of 12-1. The Bobcats were able to put the game away in the seventh inning as they put up nine runs and sent 15 batters to the plate.
KALAMAZOO, MI – The University at Buffalo track and field team had another outstanding day at the 2017 Outdoor Mid-American Conference Championships. The Bulls brought home two medals and broke two school records at the competition.
The University at Buffalo men’s tennis team went toe-to-toe with #13 Texas A&M in the first round of the NCAA Championships at the George P. Mitchell Tennis Center on Friday afternoon. The Bulls lost to the SEC Champion, 4-0, but the final score was no indication of how well UB played.
BUFFALO, NY– A four-run third inning by the Ohio Bobcats spoiled the series opener for the University at Buffalo baseball team (16-29, 8-11 MAC) as the visitors collected the 5-3 victory on Friday afternoon at Amherst Audobon Field.
The Mid-American Conference Champion University at Buffalo women’s tennis team will begin NCAA Tournament action on Saturday afternoon when the Bulls face Ohio State at noon at the Varsity Tennis Courts.
KALAMAZOO, MI – The University at Buffalo track and field team completed day one of the 2017 Outdoor Track and Field Mid-American Conference Championships hosted by Western Michigan on Thursday. The Bulls saw great performances from an array of athletes, with a number of podium finishes.
The 2017 Mid-American Conference champion University at Buffalo men’s tennis team will play Texas A&M in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday afternoon in College Station, TX. The match is scheduled to start at 2 pm (CDT) at the George P. Mitchell Outdoor Tennis Center.
The Mid-American Conference Champion University at Buffalo women’s tennis team placed three member on the Academic All-MAC Team, the conference office announced on Thursday afternoon. Honored for the Bulls were sophomores Chantal Martinez Blanco, Mercedes Losada Rubio, and Sanjana Sudhir.
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.