In a series won by the home team every year since 2010, Ohio held serve, defeating the University at Buffalo football team, 52-17, at Peden Stadium on Wednesday night. It was the Bulls first conference and road loss of the season. At 9-2 overall and 6-1 in the Mid-American Conference, Buffalo will play at Bowling Green next week with a chance to clinch to MAC East Division title.
University at Buffalo freshman running back Jaret Patterson and senior defensive tackle Justin Brandon were awarded with Mid-American Conference East Division Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week honors, respectively, on Monday, the league announced. It marks the first time in their careers Patterson and Brandon have been recognized for the award.
University at Buffalo defensive coordinator Brian Borland has been named one of 53 nominees for the Broyles Award – given annually to college football’s top assistant coach. The nominees in this year’s class were selected from approximately 1,500 assistant coaches representing 130 FBS programs across the country.
The University at Buffalo football team cruised to a 48-14 win over Kent State on Tuesday night at UB Stadium to improve to 9-1 on the year – its best start in school history. The Bulls also improved to 6-0 in Mid-American Conference play for the first time since joining the league in 1999.
University at Buffalo quarterback Tyree Jackson was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Offensive Player of the Week on Monday, the league announced. It marks the third time this season the junior signal-caller has won the award.
The University at Buffalo football team scored a season-high 51 points in a 51-42 win over Miami (OH) at UB Stadium on Tuesday night. It was the Bulls fourth straight win to keep them atop the Mid-American Conference East Division standings at 5-0 and 8-1 overall.
The ratings are in and the University at Buffalo football team was not only a winner on the field, but a ratings winner as well. The Bulls’ 31-17 victory at Toledo on Saturday aired locally on WGRZ-TV and drew big ratings.
University at Buffalo wide receiver K.J. Osborn has been added to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation announced on Wednesday. The award annually recognizes the best receiver in college football.
The University at Buffalo football team rallied to score 24 unanswered points and erase a 17-7 halftime deficit to defeat Toledo, 31-17, at the Glass Bowl on Saturday afternoon. It was Buffalo’s first ever win at Toledo and improved the Bulls to 7-1 overall and 4-0 in the Mid-American Conference.
University at Buffalo football head coach Lance Leipold has announced the addition of Peyton Longo as a little brother to the team. Peyton has joined the football team through a program called Team IMPACT.
The University at Buffalo Division of Athletics and Blue and White Fund have jointly announced a new crowdfunding campaign to support Football Sports Performance. This is the second year UB is offering a crowdfunding campaign, giving donors, alumni and fans an avenue to provide direct support to the program.
University at Buffalo center James O’Hagan earned a pair of midseason honors on the Tuesday. The senior team captain was named to the USA TODAY Sports Midseason All-America Second Team as well as Pro Football Focus Midseason All-America honorable mention.
University at Buffalo linebacker Khalil Hodge was named the Mid-American Conference East Division Defensive Player of the Week, the conference announced on Monday. It is the third time this season Hodge has won the award, tying former All-American Khalil Mack for the most times in a single season a UB defensive player has earned the honor.
The University at Buffalo football team used its finest defensive effort of the season to defeat Akron, 24-6, at UB Stadium on Saturday afternoon in front of a homecoming crowd of nearly 20,000. It was the Bulls’ sixth win of the season, making them bowl eligible for just the fourth time in program history.
The University at Buffalo football team rushed for a season-high 307 yards and three touchdowns to defeat Central Michigan, 34-24, at Kelly/Shorts Stadium on Saturday afternoon. It was UB’s first-ever win at Central Michigan to improve to 5-1 overall and 2-0 in Mid-American Conference play.