BUFFALO, NY – First-year head men’s soccer coach Davie Carmichael announced the addition of Michael Tanke to his coaching staff on Wednesday afternoon. Tanke’s main responsibilities will be recruiting, assisting with day to day on field coaching, team video analysis, scouting opponents and individual player development.
BUFFALO, NY – University at Buffalo Director of Athletics Allen Greene announced on Tuesday afternoon that Davie Carmichael has been elevated to head men’s soccer coach. Carmichael becomes the sixth head coach in UB men’s soccer history and will take over the reins of the program after serving as assistant coach at Buffalo for the last two seasons.
BUFFALO, NY – Former University at Buffalo men’s soccer standout Russell Cicerone was selected by the Portland Timbers in the Fourth Round of the 2017 MLS SuperDraft on Tuesday afternoon. Being selected 67th overall, Cicerone becomes the first UB player in program history to be selected in the MLS draft.
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.
BUFFALO, NY – After becoming the first UB player in program history to earn an invite to the Major League Soccer Player Combine, graduating senior Russell Cicerone will begin his quest to be the first UB men’s soccer player ever selected in the MLS SuperDraft. Cicerone will begin participating in the Players Combine today ahead of the MLS SuperDraft which is being held on Friday, January 13.
BUFFALO, NY - After closing out one of the most successful seasons in program history, the University at Buffalo men's soccer team saw multiple players earn recognition by the Buffalo News on Tuesday. Senior Russell Cicerone was named Big 4 Offensive Player of the Year while head coach Stu Riddle earned Big 4 Coach of the Year honors.
BUFFALO, NY – After wrapping up one of the most impressive playing career’s in Buffalo men’s soccer history in 2016, senior Russell Cicerone became the first UB player to be invited to the 2017 adidas Major League Soccer (MLS) Player combine, as announced by the MLS on Wednesday.
BUFFALO, NY - For the first time in his prestigious career at the University at Buffalo, senior captain Russell Cicerone earned First-Team All-Great Lakes region, as announced by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA). Cicerone earned second team All-Region honors last season and is now eligible to garner All-American accolades for the first time in his UB career.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men’s soccer team saw a program record eight student-athletes named to the Academic All-MAC squad, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday morning. The Bulls had the third most representatives while a total of 42 MAC student-athletes earned the recognition this season.
AKRON, OH – Despite a strong second half charge that netted the lone goal of the match, the University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (12-4-3, 2-1-2 MAC) fell in the Mid-American Conference Championship match for the second straight season to the Akron Zips, 2-1. Russell Cicerone was able to net his career-best 14th goal of the season in the second half of the loss.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (12-3-3, 2-1-2 MAC) advanced to the Mid-American Conference Championship match for the second straight season on Sunday at FirstEnergy Stadium after the Bulls pulled out a dramatic 2-1 overtime victory over No. 2 seeded Bowling Green in the MAC semifinals. David Enstrom headed home the game-winner just four minutes into overtime to move Buffalo onto their second straight MAC Championship match for the first time in program history.
AKRON, OH – David Enstrom’s game-winning goal in the 94th minute of play propelled the University at Buffalo men’s soccer team to their second straight Mid-American Conference Championship game on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium in Akron, OH. Enstrom’s goal gave the Bulls the 2-1 overtime win over No. 2 seeded Bowling Green.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (11-3-3, 2-1-2 MAC) qualified for their second straight Mid-American Conference Tournament and will enter as the No. 3 seed as they take on No. 2 seeded Bowling Green on Friday at 4:00 pm. UB will play in the No. 2 vs. No. 3 game for the second straight season after they upended No. 2 seeded Western Michigan in last season’s tournament.
BUFFALO, NY – University at Buffalo men’s soccer senior standout Russell Cicerone earned First-Team All-MAC honors for the fourth time in his career, as announced by the conference office on Thursday. Joining Cicerone on the first team was junior David Enstrom while junior Nick Forrester earned a second team nod.
BUFFALO, NY – University at Buffalo men’s soccer junior goalkeeper Joseph Kuta was named Mid-American Conference Scholar Athlete of the Week for the second time this year, as announced by the conference office on Wednesday. Kuta is the first UB athlete to earn the recognition twice in a season since Brittany Kuras in 2014.
BOWLING GREEN, OH – The University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (11-3-3, 2-1-2 MAC) battled to a scoreless draw on Saturday night on the road at Bowling Green in the regular season finale for both teams. With the draw, the Bulls earned the #3 seed in next weekend’s MAC Tournament and Buffalo will play the Bowling Green Falcons for the second straight match.
BUFFALO, NY – Senior captain Russell Cicerone capped his Senior Day with the game-winning goal in the 26th minute as the University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (11-3-2, 2-1-1 MAC) downed visiting Oral Roberts, 1-0, in their final non-conference match of the season. With the win, the Bulls have 11 wins on the season for the first time since 2008 and the UB senior class wraps up their regular season careers at UB Stadium with an 18-7-5 record.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (10-3-2, 2-1-1 MAC) stayed perfect at UB Stadium on Friday night as they handed the Northern Illinois Huskies a 1-0 defeat. With the win, the Bulls have now notched 10 wins on the season, marking the first time they have won 10 in a season since 2008 when they earned 12 wins.
BUFFALO, NY – Senior captain Russell Cicerone continued his home prowess on Friday night as he buried the game-tying goal with under a minute remaining in regulation to help lead the University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (9-3-2, 1-1-1 MAC) to a 1-1 draw with Western Michigan. With his game-tying goal, Cicerone now has 12 goals on the year and he notched his 101st career point, becoming just the second UB player and third in MAC history to do so.
BUFFALO, NY - After playing eight of their last nine matches on the road, the University at Buffalo men's soccer team returns to UB Stadium on Friday night as they play host to the Western Michigan Broncos at 7:00 pm. Three of the Bulls final four matches will be played at the friendly confines of UB Stadium.
MORGANTOWN, WV – The University at Buffalo men’s soccer team (9-3-1, 1-1-0 MAC) collected their biggest win of the season on Saturday night on the road at West Virginia as Scott Doney collected his first goal of the season, the game-winner, to give UB the 2-1 win. With the win, the Bulls have collected their most wins (9) since 2008 when they went 12-4-4 overall.