University at Buffalo tight end Tyler Mabry was named to the John Mackey Watch List on Friday morning, the Friends of John Mackey announced. The Mackey Award annually recognizes the outstanding tight end in college football. Mabry is one of four players from the Mid-American Conference on the list.
University at Buffalo center James O'Hagan was named to the Rimington Trophy Preseason Watch List, the Rimington Trophy Committee announced on Friday. The award is giving annually to the nation's top center. This is the third straight year UB's senior center has been named to the watch list.
University at Buffalo wide receiver Anthony Johnson was named to the Biletnikoff Watch List on Thursday morning, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation announced. The Biletnikoff Award annually recognizes the outstanding receiver in college football. Johnson is one of seven players from the Mid-American Conference on the list.
University at Buffalo running back Emmanuel Reed has been named to the preseason watch list for the Doak Walker Award – given annually to the top running back in college football. Reed is one of 62 players nationally and one of six from the Mid-American Conference named to the list.
University at Buffalo quarterback Tyree Jackson has been named to the preseason watch list for the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award – an award given annually to college football’s top quarterback. Jackson is the first quarterback in school history named to the list.
A pair of University at Buffalo football players have found themselves on watch lists for two of the most prestigious awards in college football. Anthony Johnson has been named to the watch list for the Maxwell Award, which recognizes the nation's top college football player. Khalil Hodge has been named to the watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award, given annually to the nation's top defensive player.
Fans will have an opportunity to buy discounted tickets for the upcoming 2018 football season as the Division of Athletics will be holding their annual flash sale on Thursday, July 12th from 6:00am until 6:00pm.
University at Buffalo football standouts Anthony Johnson and Khalil Hodge have been named preseason All-Americans by Athlon Sports, the publication announced on Tuesday. Johnson, a senior wide receiver was named to the third-team offense while Hodge, a senior linebacker, was named to the fourth-team defense.
CLEVELAND, OH – UB football player Tim Roberts and UB women’s basketball player Liisa Ups were the Bulls recipients of the MAC Medal of Excellence Award as announced during an Honors Dinner Ceremony at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel as part of the MAC Spring Meetings.
The Mid-American Conference announced kick times and television assignments for five University at Buffalo football games on Thursday. The Bulls will open the season against Delaware State on September 1 at 6:00 pm. The game will air on ESPN3.
University at Buffalo center James O'Hagan was named to the Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List, the Rimington Trophy Committee announced on Wednesday. The award is giving annually to the nation's top center. This is the third straight year UB's senior center has been named to the watch list.
Athlon Sports released its preseason All-Mid-American Conference football team and nine University at Buffalo players were named to the squad. The list was headlined by three first-team selections, wide receiver Anthony Johnson, tight end Tyler Mabry and linebacker Khalil Hodge.
Jeff Burrow has been named the director of player personnel for the University at Buffalo football team, head coach Lance Leipold announced on Monday. Burrow brings with him 16 years of collegiate coaching experience, including the last seven seasons as a defensive coach at Kent State.
The University at Buffalo football team has signed an agreement to play a pair of Big Ten opponents in future seasons. It was announced on Wednesday the Bulls will play at Ohio State in 2020 and at Maryland in 2022.
Former University at Buffalo safety Tim Roberts has earned an invitation from the Washington Redskins to attend their rookie minicamp. He joins David Goldsby (Bills & Raiders) and Chris Ford (Ravens) who also earned rookie minicamp invites as well as Demone Harris who signed a free agent contract with the Buccaneers.
A pair of former University at Buffalo football players have earned NFL Rookie Minicamp invites. Offensive lineman David Goldsby has been invited to work out with the Buffalo Bills and the Oakland Raiders. Nose tackle Chris Ford will work out with the Baltimore Ravens.
Former University at Buffalo defensive end Demone Harris has signed a free agent contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Harris came to Buffalo as a walk-on, built himself into an All-MAC player and will now get his shot in the NFL.
The University at Buffalo football team wrapped up spring drills on Friday night with the annual Blue & White Spring Scrimmage played at UB Stadium. It was played as a situational scrimmage between the offense and defense. The Bulls held 11-on-11 scrimmage situations with the ball spotted in various down and distances and field positions.
The University at Buffalo football team will wrap up spring drills with its annual Blue & White Spring Scrimmage on Friday night at UB Stadium. Admission is free and the scrimmage is scheduled to start at 7 pm.
University at Buffalo seniors Kyle DeWeen and Tim Roberts have been named to the National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society – comprised of college football players who maintained a cumulative 3.2 or better grade point average throughout their college career. It is the seventh straight year a UB player has made the list.
University at Buffalo football head coach Lance Leipold has announced some shuffling to his coaching staff responsibilities. Quarterbacks coach Jim Zebrowski will join Andy Kotelnicki as co-offensive coordinator. Roc Bellantoni has been named special teams coordinator and Taiwo Onatolu will join him as co-special teams coordinator.
The University at Buffalo football team held its annual Pro Day at the ADPRO Sports Training Center in Orchard Park on Wednesday. Twelve UB football players worked out in front of both NFL and CFL scouts.
Fresh off a six-win, bowl-eligible season, the University at Buffalo football team announced it will kick off the 2018 season at home against Delaware State on Sept. 1. The Bulls released their entire 2018 football schedule on Thursday.
University at Buffalo football players Anthony Johnson and Khalil Hodge have been named to the Touchdown Club of Columbus 2018 Players to Watch List, the organization has announced. Johnson and Hodge are two of the 23 players on the list and will be honored in Columbus, OH on Saturday.
University at Buffalo football head coach Lance Leipold announced the addition of two more signees to the 2018 recruiting class on Wednesday. Joey Banks, a safety transfer from City College of San Francisco and Gabe Wallace, an offensive lineman from British Columbia, were added to the 14 players the Bulls signed back in December.