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April 07, 2019 - 9:21 am
It didn't take long for the University at Buffalo to find their new head coach of the men's basketball program to replace Nate Oats. The school announced on Saturday that Oates' associate coach, and interim head coach Jim Whitesell would have his interim tag removed and become the 14th head coach...
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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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Jon Simon
March 21, 2019 - 3:37 pm
The six-seed University at Buffalo Bulls were the last team in the 2019 NCAA Tournament to discover who their first-round opponent would be. Late Wednesday night, the 11-seed Arizona State Sun Devils defeated fellow 11-seed St. John’s in the final First Four play-in game to earn the opportunity to...
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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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Kyle Powell
March 17, 2019 - 7:10 pm
The University at Buffalo men's basketball team (31-3, 16-2 MAC) is officially a six-seed in the West Region of the upcoming NCAA Tournament. They are scheduled to play on Friday in Tulsa, Oklahoma against the winner of Arizona State and St. John's. The Bulls are heading to Tulsa, OK as the #6 seed...
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Jon Simon
February 23, 2019 - 12:22 am
A record-breaking 6,688 fans were packed into Alumni Arena on Friday night to watch the 25th-ranked University at Buffalo men’s basketball team (24-3, 12-2) take on Kent State (19-8, 8-6). The final score wasn’t as eye-popping as Tuesday’s 114-67 win over Ohio, but the Bulls had another strong...
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Jon Simon
December 22, 2018 - 12:28 am
The 14th-ranked UB men’s basketball team suffered their first loss of the season on Friday night, falling to the 20th-ranked Marquette Golden Eagles (10-2), 103-85. Marquette is the third major program the Bulls have faced on the road this season, having already traveled to (and beaten) West...
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Jon Simon
December 15, 2018 - 7:41 pm
The 14th-ranked UB Bulls improved to 10-0 on Saturday afternoon with a 73-65 win over Southern Illinois at Alumni Arena. This was the second matchup between UB and the Salukis this season; the Bulls defeated SIU 62-53 in Carbondale, Illinois on November 12th. The first half of the game came down to...
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