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Mark Alnutt named UB athletic director

20 hours ago | By THOMAS ZAFONTE

UB officially announced on March 21 that Mark Alnutt will be the new athletic director, effective April 11. Alnutt heads in after serving as deputy director of athletics at the University at Memphis. He is also a former division-I football player at the University of Missouri.


UB rugby player Ike Onwukanjo to compete with the Nigerian national team for 2016 Olympics

05/05/15 6:13pm | By ANDREA WEIDEL

Onwukanjo, a right wing and center for the UB rugby team and a junior social sciences interdisciplinary major, will play with the Nigerian Rugby Football Federation next spring and summer as it tries to qualify for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil. The New York native, who has dual citizenship between the two countries, is looking forward to traveling and playing with his parent’s native country.


‘West Club’ to open in UB Stadium

04/30/15 9:38pm | By QUENTIN HAYNES

UB Athletics recently announced the West Club, which is planned to open in August in time for the start of the Bulls’ season. The 400-seat section on the west side of the stadium will include an enclosed club private concourse, outside club seating, food and beverage service, private elevator access, premium parking and personalized seating.


UB men's tennis to play Ohio State in first NCAA Tournament appearance

04/29/15 12:41am | By Jordan Grossman

Jason Shkodnik, a former Buffalo player and current assistant coach of the men’s tennis team, said he came back to coach the Bulls because he wanted to make history.

Last year, Shkodnik sat stoic and silent as a senior on the bus ride home after losing to Ball State in the Mid-American Conference Championship match, 4-3, in what players called “heartbreaking” fashion.