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March 28, 2019 - 4:13 pm
With Nate Oats taking the head coaching gig for Alabama, the University at Buffalo has some big shoes to fill. UB men’s basketball assistant coach Bryan Hodgson may be the main candidate to fill the Bulls’ head coach vacancy. Source: Buffalo assistant Bryan Hodgson will be a serious candidate for...
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Jon Simon
March 27, 2019 - 4:54 pm
Just a few days after their historic 32-4 season came to a close with a loss to Texas Tech in the NCAA Tournament, the University at Buffalo men's basketball team suffered another loss. Bulls head coach Nate Oats has officially been hired by the University of Alabama to be the next head coach of...
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Howard Simon
March 25, 2019 - 3:21 pm
There are times when talking sports in Buffalo for a living can be very depressing. There are too many Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres seasons for me to list. So when a winning team or season comes around you don't want the feeling to end. That was what made Sunday's NCAA tournament loss by the...
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Jon Simon
March 25, 2019 - 1:23 am
The Round of 32 wrapped up on Sunday with eight more teams punching their tickets to the Sweet 16. The tournament’s No. 1 overall seed was almost stunned, the hometown University at Buffalo Bulls' season came to an end, and the Iowa Hawkeyes also came close to completing the biggest comeback in...
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Jon Simon
March 24, 2019 - 9:53 pm
The University at Buffalo women’s basketball team’s season came to and end on Sunday night as they were eliminated from the NCAA Tournament by the 2-seed Connecticut Huskies, falling by a score of 84-72. Despite the fact that they were a 10-seed taking on one of the most storied teams in women’s...
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Howard Simon
March 24, 2019 - 9:20 pm
The University at Buffalo men's basketball team ran into the best defensive team they faced all season, which brought an end to the greatest season in program history. The Bulls were eliminated in the Round of 32 in the NCAA tournament for the second straight year, falling to 3-seed Texas Tech 78-...
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Howard Simon
March 23, 2019 - 6:05 pm
If the University at Buffalo is going to earn its first ever berth in the Sweet 16, they’ll have to solve one of the best defensive teams in the nation. The Bulls face Texas Tech on Sunday and the winner moves on to the Round of 16 next week. The Red Raiders' calling card is a defense that shuts...
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Jon Simon
March 23, 2019 - 2:36 am
The first round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament came to a close on Friday with 16 more teams advancing to the Round of 32. The hometown Buffalo Bulls got a huge win over their former head coach. A pair of 12-seeds and a 13-seed advanced with upset victories. All three one-seeds that were in...
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Jon Simon
March 22, 2019 - 8:00 pm
The University at Buffalo women’s basketball team advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament Friday afternoon. The 10-seed Bulls defeated the even-seed Rutgers 82-71, pulling off a first-round upset for the second consecutive year. UB led by six after the first 10 minutes of play, but...
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Howard Simon
March 22, 2019 - 7:45 pm
Handling the pressure of being a six-seed and a favorite in their NCAA first round matchup with Arizona State was no problem at all for the University at Buffalo. The Bulls were trailing the 11th-seeded Sun Devils 14-10 with 12:46 left in the first half when they put their game into high gear. A 21...
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