Division Of Athletics Announces Fourth Wave Of Crowdfunding CampaignAfter three successful runs that saw all sport projects get fully funded, the Division of Athletics has announced a fourth crowdfunding campaign that will focus on track and field, sports medicine, academic services, and sports performance. Crowdfunding offers our donors, alumni and fans a new avenue to provide direct support to our teams and what is most meaningful to them.
Bulls Participate in Mental Health Awareness WeekBUFFALO, NY – The Mid-American Conference hosted their second annual Mental Health Awareness week from February 13 to February 18. The University at Buffalo’s athletics department is hoping to help spread awareness through a short video.
Vicki Mitchell Honored at National Girls and Women in Sports DayBUFFALO, NY – National Girls and Women in Sports Day has been active for more than three decades. The NGWSD empowers women and girls to embrace physical activity and push themselves past their limits. On Wednesday night, the University at Buffalo athletics department honors Coach Vicki Mitchell for her work in athletics.
Bulls 5 for 5: Jordan JohnsonRISE UP and get to know UB student-athletes through our "5 for 5" series. We hope this series provides a glimpse into the impact your support is having on over 500 UB student-athletes! To learn more on the impact Blue & White Fund donors are having on UB student-athletes visit this website: http://www.bullsblueandwhite.com/ To RISE UP! and join this movement visit this website: https://www.ubhornsup.com/project/4213
UB Athletics Records 10th Straight 3.0 SemesterIt 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.
UB Athletics Participates in Take Back the NightStudent-Athletes, coaches and staff from The University at Buffalo participated in the annual Take Back the Night event on UB’s Amherst campus on Wednesday. This year’s theme was Shatter the Silence. Stop the Violence.
Division Of Athletics Announces Second Wave Of Crowdfunding CampaignAfter a successful first run that saw all sport projects get fully funded, the Division of Athletics has announced a second crowdfunding campaign that will focus on Women’s Basketball, Wrestling, Swimming & Diving, and Rowing. Crowdfunding offers our donors, alumni and fans a new avenue to provide direct support to our teams and what is most meaningful to them.
UB Women’s Soccer Welcomes Sarah Reid To Team Through Team IMPACTBUFFALO, NY – Third-year women’s soccer head coach Shawn Burke announced the signing of 9-year old Sarah Reid to a National Letter of Intent on Thursday afternoon. Reid was paired up with the UB women’s soccer program through a program called Team IMPACT, a non-profit organization that helps children forget about their illness and become part of something bigger, a team of friends.
UB Takes Major Step Towards Building a FieldhouseUniversity at Buffalo Athletic Director Allen Greene announced on Monday that the school has signed on with an architecture firm to design a new on-campus fieldhouse and sports performance center. The school will work with New York-based architecture firm CHA to design the state-of-the-art facility.
UB Athletics Announces Partnership with ComDocThe University at Buffalo Athletics Department has announced that ComDoc has signed on to be the Official Document Management Company of UB Athletics. A top document management company in the industry, ComDoc is the latest company to join Team UB.
Division Of Athletics Announces UB Horns Up Crowdfunding CampaignThe University at Buffalo Division of Athletics and Blue and White Fund has jointly announced a new crowdfunding campaign called UB Horns Up. Crowdfunding offers our donors, alumni and fans a new avenue to provide direct support to our teams and what is most meaningful to them.
Four Bulls Named MAC Spring Distinguished Scholar AthletesThe Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from the eight spring sports during the 2015-16 academic season and listed amongst the group were four University at Buffalo student-athletes. This list was voted on by the faculty athletic representatives and represents the “best of the best” from each sports’ Academic All-MAC Teams.
UB Athletics Introduces New Field and Court DesignsAs part of its rebranding initiative, The University at Buffalo athletics department has been moving forward to update the field at UB Stadium and the Alumni Arena court to reflect the exciting new set of logos introduced in April.
UB Athletics Records All-Time High 3.096 GPAThe University at Buffalo student-athletes set a new standard in academics during the 2016 spring semester with a program-best GPA of 3.096. This marked the ninth straight semester UB student-athletes have surpassed the 3.0 combined mark.
67 UB Student-Athletes Earn Diplomas at GraduationIt's graduation weekend at the University at Buffalo and 67 student-athletes will cross the stage to receive their diplomas. Every team had at least one graduate with the football team leading the way with 20.
Three UB Athletes Selected As SUNY Chancellor’s Scholar-Athlete Award WinnersBUFFALO, NY - Three University at Buffalo student-athletes have been selected as SUNY Chancellor’s Scholar-Athlete Award winners for the 2015-16 academic year. The Chancellor’s Scholar-Athlete Award was created in 2003-04 to recognize students who have combined academic excellence and outstanding athletic achievement at the Division I, Division III and NJCAA levels at SUNY schools.
Student-Athletes Honored at Blue and White Awards ShowJonathan Jones of the men’s track and field team and Megan Burns of the women’s swimming and diving team were named the male and female Student-Athlete of the Year, respectively, to highlight the University at Buffalo Blue and White Awards Show held at Alumni Arena on Sunday afternoon. Again this year, the show aired live on ESPN3.
Blue and White Awards to Air on ESPN3The University at Buffalo will host its annual Blue and White Awards Show on Sunday at noon at Alumni Arena. Hosted by Paul Peck and Amy Audibert, the show will air live on ESPN3.
The Complete Bulls "9 for 9" SeriesStudent-Athletes have always been at the center of our overall athletics mission at UB. On a daily basis, they dedicate themselves to pushing their limits in the classroom, on the practice court/fields, in the weight room, and in the community.
UB Athletics Hitting the Road with 2016 Coaches CaravanThe UB Athletics Coaches Caravan will be hitting the road again this spring, making three stops across the Empire State. Fans will have an opportunity to meet and interact with athletic director Allen Greene, football head coach Lance Leipold, men’s basketball head coach Nate Oats, women’s basketball head coach Felisha Legette-Jack as well as other members of the UB coaching staff.