Lewis Caralla has been tabbed as the new football head strength and conditioning coach at the University at Buffalo, head coach Lance Leipold announced on Friday. Caralla brings a wealth of experience from programs such as Michigan, Mississippi State, Georgia Tech and most recently Lousiana-Lafayette.
Four University at Buffalo student-athletes were named Mid-American Conference Distinguished Scholar Athletes for the fall sports seasons, the league announced on Thursday. The four include Julia Benati and Carissima Cutrona from women's soccer, John McCarty from men's cross country and Tim Roberts from football. Voted on by faculty athletic representatives at MAC institutions, these student-athletes represent the 'best of the best' from each sports Academic All-MAC Teams.
University at Buffalo football head coach Lance Leipold announced the initial signees for the 2018 recruiting class on the first day of the National Signing Period on Wednesday. The initial 14-member signing class features standout home-grown talent from Western New York to as far away as Hawaii.
The University at Buffalo place 11 football players on the Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team, the league announced on Wednesday. It was the football team’s most Academic All-MAC selections in school history.
Today we learned that we were not selected to play in a bowl game. While this was difficult news to take, it in no way tarnishes the fine season our football team had. We finished the year with six wins, the third-most as an FBS program. It was a huge accomplishment for our team.
Following a record-breaking season for the University at Buffalo football team, five Bulls were named to the All-Mid-American Conference team, the league announced on Wednesday. Wide receiver Anthony Johnson and linebacker Khalil Hodge were named to the first team; while defensive end Demone Harris was named to the second team and center James O’Hagan and defensive end Chuck Harris were named to the third team.
University at Buffalo wide receiver Anthony Johnson was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. It is the ninth time this season a UB player has been named Player of the Week and Johnson is the eighth different Bull to earn the honor.
The University at Buffalo football team gained bowl eligibility for just the third time in school history with a 31-24 win over Ohio on Friday afternoon at UB Stadium. The Bulls finished the regular season with a 6-6 record and will now wait to see if they are selected to play in a bowl game.
University at Buffalo defensive end Chuck Harris was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. It is the eighth time this season a UB player has been named Player of the Week and Harris is the seventh different Bull to earn the honor.
The 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Football Team was announced on Thursday and University at Buffalo players Tim Roberts and Tomas Jack-Kurdyla were selected to this year’s first team. The award recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.
The University at Buffalo football team won at Ball State for the first time in school history, 40-24, on Thursday night. The win improved the Bulls’ record to 5-6, keeping their hopes of being bowl eligible alive.
University at Buffalo quarterback Tyree Jackson was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. It is the seventh time this season a UB player has been named Player of the Week and Jackson is the sixth different Bull to earn the honor.
Tyree Jackson threw for a career-high 406 yards and three touchdowns to help lead the University at Buffalo football team to a 38-28 win over Bowling Green at UB Stadium on Tuesday night. The Bulls rolled up 582 yards of total offense en route to their fourth win of the season.
University at Buffalo defensive end Demone Harris has been named a nominee for the 2017 Burlsworth Trophy. The award is given to the most outstanding football player in the nation who began his career as a walk-on and has shown outstanding performance on the field.
University at Buffalo safety Tim Roberts was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. It is the sixth time this season a Bull has earned MAC Player of the Week recognition.
The University at Buffalo football team suffered another heartbreaking defeat, dropping a 21-20 decision at Akron on Saturday afternoon. The Bulls (3-6, 1-4 MAC) have now lost four Mid-American Conference games by a total of 15 points.