The Bulls will go for their eighth straight win on Tuesday night and look to improve to 7-0 in the MAC for the first time ever. The last time UB won eight straight games was the tale end of 2014-15 when they won their final six regular season games and two in the MAC Tournament to win its first MAC Title. Buffalo leads the all-time series 14-10 over Eastern Michigan and has been extremely successful at Alumni Arena, winning the last six games in Western New York.
For the fourth straight week and the sixth time overall, the University at Buffalo men’s basketball team has earned Mid-American Conference Player of the Week honors as junior Nick Perkins has earned the honor for the second time in the last three weeks.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team won three of the first four matches against Central Michigan, but it wasn’t enough as the Bulls lost to the 17th-ranked Chippewas, 26-9, at McGuirk Arena on Sunday afternoon.
The University at Buffalo men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams competed at the Upstate Challenge hosted by Cornell University over the weekend. The women finished in second place and the men took third.
BUFFALO, NY – Behind a career-high 30 points from junior sharpshooter Cierra Dillard, the University at Buffalo women’s basketball team (15-3, 6-1 MAC) was able to add to their program-best start with an impressive 87-69 victory over the defending MAC champion Toledo Rockets on Saturday afternoon in front of 1,899 fans at Alumni Arena. The Bulls have notched four straight wins while also improving to a perfect 6-0 on their home court this season.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo women’s swimming and diving team (6-0, 3-0 MAC) were able to stay perfect on the season with a dominant 198-102 victory over the Miami (OH) RedHawks on Saturday afternoon inside the Alumni Arena Natatorium. The win over the RedHawks marked head coach Andy Bashor’s first dual meet victory over Miami (OH) since becoming head coach at Buffalo.
The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team remained perfect in Mid-American Conference play as the Bulls came away with a hard fought 84-74 road win at Western Michigan, in front of a nationally televised audience on ESPNU. The Bulls improved to 14-5 on the season overall and 6-0 in the MAC. UB has now won seven straight, scoring 80 or more points in all seven of those games for the first time in school history.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team dropped a Mid-American Conference dual to Old Dominion, 22-9, at Alumni Arena on Friday night. Four separate matches were decided in overtime. Unfortunately, for the Bulls, the Monarchs won three of the OT matches.
Lewis Caralla has been tabbed as the new football head strength and conditioning coach at the University at Buffalo, head coach Lance Leipold announced on Friday. Caralla brings a wealth of experience from programs such as Michigan, Mississippi State, Georgia Tech and most recently Lousiana-Lafayette.
BUFFALO, NY - The University at Buffalo women's basketball team (14-3, 5-1 MAC) will play host to the defending Mid-American Conference Champions, the Toledo Rockets, on Saturday afternoon inside Alumni Arena. Tip is set for 2:00 pm on Saturday and it will air live on ESPN3 with Paul Peck and Amy Audibert on the call.
The University at Buffalo wrestling team will host Old Dominion in a Mid-American Conference dual match on Friday night at Alumni Arena. The Bulls will then travel to Central Michigan to wrestle the Chippewas on Sunday afternoon.
Buffalo will look to build its winning streak to seven when the Bulls head to Western Michigan on Friday night for a nationally-televised matchup on ESPNU. This is a meeting of the two teams picked to win their respective divisions in the MAC preseason poll.
ATHENS, OH – Behind a career-best game by sophomore Summer Hemphill, the University at Buffalo women’s basketball team (14-3, 5-1 MAC) held onto a 67-63 road victory over MAC east foe Ohio on Wednesday night at the Convocation Center. Buffalo won their third straight game while also improving to 5-1 in MAC play for the first time in program history.
The defending Mid-American Conference champion University at Buffalo women’s tennis team was selected to win the 2018 Mid-American Conference regular season title and was picked as co-favorites to win the conference tournament with Miami, the conference office announced on Wednesday morning.
The University at Buffalo men’s tennis team was picked to repeat as MAC Tournament Champions in the preseason coaches’ poll that was announced Wednesday morning by the league office. While the Bulls were picked to win the tournament title, they were picked to finish second during the regular season behind Western Michigan.
The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team put on a second-half clinic on Tuesday night as the Bulls outscored the visiting Northern Illinois Huskies 59-34 over the final 20 minutes, en route to a 95-67 victory at Alumni Arena. The victory kept the Bulls unblemished in league play with a 5-0 record. Overall, it was UB’s sixth straight win as Buffalo improves to 13-5.
BUFFALO, NY - The University at Buffalo women's basketball team (13-3, 4-1 MAC) will look to extend their winning streak to three straight on Wednesday night as they head to Athens, OH to take on MAC east foe Ohio (9-7, 3-2 MAC). Wednesday nights game will tip at 7:00 pm inside the Convocation Center and will air live on ESPN3.
The Bulls look to build on their perfect MAC record on Tuesday night when Buffalo hosts Northern Illinois at Alumni Arena. UB has won its first four conference games by an average of 17.0 points per game. Overall, UB has won five in a row entering Tuesday’s game.
BUFFALO, NY – University at Buffalo junior shooting guard Cierra Dillard was tabbed as the Mid-American Conference east division Player of the Week for the second time this season, as announced by the conference office on Tuesday.
University at Buffalo junior wing Jeremy Harris became the third different UB player in as many weeks to be named the MAC East Player of the Week, the conference office announced on Monday afternoon. Harris joins teammates, CJ Massinburg, Wes Clark, and Nick Perkins as players who have earned MAC weekly honors.
Ray Anikwue and Stephanie Ward both won events as the University at Buffalo indoor track and field team opened the season at the Great Dane Classic in Staten Island, NY on Saturday. Anikwue won the men’s 60m dash with a time of 7:05 and Ward won the women’s 3,000m with a time of 9:50.66.
MUNCIE, IN – The University at Buffalo women’s basketball team (13-3, 4-1 MAC) collected their biggest win to date on Saturday afternoon as they claimed the 84-80 road victory over the Ball State Cardinals (14-2, 3-2 MAC). Buffalo improved to 4-1 in MAC play for the first time since 1998-99, the Bulls first year in the MAC.
The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team outscored the visiting Miami (OH) RedHawks 48-33 in the second half as the Bulls came away with an 82-66 victory, propelling UB to its first ever 4-0 start in the MAC. The Bulls have now won five in a row as they improve to 12-5 on the season.
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo women’s swimming team (5-0, 2-0 MAC) earned the 167-35 victory over the Niagara Purple Eagles on Saturday afternoon inside the Alumni Arena Natatorium. The Bulls were able to win all 10 races on Saturday en route to the Big 4 victory.
OLEAN, NY – The University at Buffalo women’s swimming & Diving team (4-0, 2-0 MAC) was able to stay unbeaten on Friday afternoon as they claimed the decisive 203-97 victory on the road against Big 4 foe St. Bonaventure. The Bulls earned victories in 10 of the 16 swimming events on Friday en route to the easy win.
BUFFALO, NY - The University at Buffalo women's basketball team (12-3, 3-1 MAC) sets their sights on a 4-1 MAC record on Saturday afternoon at 2:00 pm as they travel to Indiana to take on the Ball State Cardinals (14-1, 3-1 MAC). Saturday's game against the Cardinals will air live on ESPN3.
The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team’s home game originally scheduled for Feb. 3 against Western Michigan has been moved to Friday, Feb. 2 and it will be broadcasted nationally on CBS Sports Network. The tip time will be 7pm.