NCAA Basketball

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Jon Simon
March 18, 2019 - 4:39 pm
The 2019 NCAA Division-I Men’s Basketball Tournament tips off on Tuesday night in Dayton, Ohio with a pair of first four matchups. The other two First Four contests will be played in Dayton on Wednesday night; all four games can be heard on ESPN 1520 and will be on truTV. Tuesday night’s double-...
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Derek Kramer
March 16, 2019 - 2:04 pm
The UB women's basketball team won their second MAC Tournament in four years after a 77-61 win over the Ohio Bobcats on Saturday in Cleveland, Ohio. Cierra Dillard led the team in scoring with 22 points and was named the MAC Tournament's Most Valuable Player. Summer Hemphill added 16 points, along...
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Derek Kramer
March 16, 2019 - 7:56 am
Cleveland continues to treat the University at Buffalo Bulls very well as of late. Both the men's and women's basketball teams advanced to the Mid-Atlantic Conference Tournament finals on Friday, with both teams beating Central Michigan to move on. The men's team (30-3), 18th-ranked in the nation,...
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March 19, 2018 - 9:35 pm
The 11th-seeded University at Buffalo Bulls are off to their first Sweet 16 in school history after defeating the third-seeded Florida State Seminoles, 86-65. The Bulls overwhelmed the hosting Seminoles, controlling the flow of the game throughout the entire second half. Cierra Dillard stole the...
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March 15, 2018 - 3:27 pm
Derek Kramer, Kyle Powell and Nick Lozanovski reporting @DerekKramerWGR @DatDude_KP @Nick_Lozanovski With day one behind us, it's time to shift the focus to the second half of the NCAA Tournament's first round of men's basketball action. 16 more games to stay on top of on this Friday, so be sure to...
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Brayton Wilson
March 07, 2018 - 10:32 am
It was quite the 2017-18 season for the University of Buffalo's men's basketball program. The team went 23-8 overall this season, which included a 15-3 conference record to finish as the Mid-American Conference regular season champion for the first time in school history. The Bulls will begin their...
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Howard Simon
February 21, 2018 - 6:04 pm
This is the time of year when bubble team becomes a popular term in our sports vernacular. Selection Sunday is on March 11th, which means there will be a handful of Division I teams sweating things out between now and then. You can put two programs with strong fan bases here in Western New York on...
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January 17, 2018 - 2:26 pm
Head coach Nate Oats secured his 50th career win with the U.B. Bulls, and the team has started play in the Mid-American Conference with five straight wins. It took a while for the offense to get going in their 95-67 victory over the Nothern Illinois Huskies at Alumni Arena on Tuesday. Going into...
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