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'Harder, better, faster, smart-er': Basketball player recovers from injury

11/20/17 1:53am | By DANIEL PETRUCCELLI

Ikenna Smart suffered from the latter. The junior forward had soreness in his back that nagged him last season. Six feet 10 inches and 241 pounds is a lot of body to support with a bad back. Smart had surgery on his back during the offseason and is expected to return to the court for the Bulls by the end of December. He plans on being better than he was a season ago now that he’s healthy.

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Bulls hang tough in season opener

09/02/17 12:19pm | By DANIEL PETRUCCELLI

The last time the Buffalo Bulls (0-1) played a team coached by PJ Fleck, they got shut out 38-0 on national television.

Fleck has now left the Mid-American Conference and is in charge of a power five school in the Minnesota Golden Gophers (1-0) and things were very different Thursday night. With five minutes left in the game, the Bulls were within seven and looked like they were going to derail the PJ Fleck hype train.

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Fall sports watchlist

08/14/17 3:37pm | By THOMAS ZAFONTE

Volleyball - Saturday, Sept. 23 - The Bulls vs The Ohio Bobcats

The first conference game of the season The Bulls will take on last season’s third ranked MAC team, the Bobcats. The game will serve as a test to see if the Bulls have moved on from last year’s poor outcome. The start time is 6:00 p.m.

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$18 million dollar UB football field house approved

06/26/17 9:35am | By JEREMY TORRES

The University at Buffalo football program just got better: the long dreamt of field house is officially being built.

The UB football program has been vying for a field house since the university joined Division-1 athletics in 1998 and through fundraising and philanthropy, the $18 million-dollar project will be underway after approval from the state Division of the Budget. The timeline for the project starts in late July when construction bids are issued and the university hopes to begin building sometime during the fall semester.

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​The next chapter: UB pitcher Charlie Sobieraski looks to continue playing despite recent cuts

05/08/17 1:16pm | By JUSTIN BYSTRAK

Junior pitcher Charlie Sobieraski was left scrambling to figure out where he would play next season after the announcement that the baseball program would be cut at the end of the year.

Without a team, Sobieraski was forced into the recruitment process for a second time hours after he found out he no longer had a place at UB. 

“It got out pretty quick through social media,” Sobieraski said.

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Former UB Bulls get shot at NFL

05/01/17 10:27am | By Sports Desk

The Cincinnati Bengals selected former UB tight end Mason Schreck. Former UB running back Jordan Johnson signed an undrafted free agent contract with the hometown Buffalo Bills. UB offensive lineman Roubbens Joseph got a rookie minicamp invite from the Baltimore Ravens.

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