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UB paintball is paintballin’ on a budget

04/19/15 9:23pm | By Jordan Grossman

The UB paintball club has been ranked in the top eight of the National Collegiate Paintball Association (NCPA) Class-AA National Tournament the last five years and has won the tournament twice in that stretch. This past weekend, the team traveled to Lakeland, Florida to compete in the national championship and finished second out of 51 teams.

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Quentin Haynes

It's no problem the Buffalo Sabres don't have Connor McDavid

04/19/15 9:19pm | By QUENTIN HAYNES

On Saturday night, the Buffalo Sabres did just that. Buffalo entered the 2015 NHL draft lottery with the best odds of obtaining the No. 1 pick in the draft. For the second season in a row, the Sabres walked away with the second overall pick, losing the lottery and first overall pick Connor McDavid to the Edmonton Oilers.

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Hungry for Oats: Nate Oats introduced as 13th men’s basketball head coach, popular choice with players

04/14/15 10:44pm | By Jordan Grossman , QUENTIN HAYNES

UB Athletics introduced Oats as Buffalo’s 13th men’s basketball head coach in Alumni Arena on Monday afternoon. Oats is replacing Hurley, who Oats worked under as an assistant the past two seasons. The hire came less than 48 hours after Hurley let the team know via conference call last Thursday that he would be accepting the head coaching position at Arizona State.

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UB Bull Nick Sinay is back on the base path

04/12/15 11:41pm | By BOBBY MCINTOSH

Nick Sinay, who is currently a junior centerfielder for the Bulls, has an on-base percentage of .492, leads the Mid-American Conference with 25 stolen bases, is tied for the conference lead with 15 hits by pitches, and is a potential draft pick in June’s MLB Amateur Draft. But at one point, he thought he'd never be able to walk again due to a back injury – let alone play baseball.

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Blair Brown Lipsitz

Blair Brown Lipsitz named UB Bulls new head volleyball coach

04/09/15 9:49pm | By Jordan Grossman

Blair Brown Lipsitz was named new head coach of the volleyball team Tuesday night. The two-time All-American and four-time national champion will replace Reed Sunahara, who left the team on March 2 to assume the same position at West Virginia. Lipsitz has no prior coaching experience, but a decorated record as a college player.

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Buzzer Beater: the hiring of new head volleyball coach Blair Brown Lipsitz

04/09/15 9:35pm | By Sports Desk

On Tuesday night, UB Athletics announced the signing of Blair Brown Lipsitz as the new head coach of the volleyball team - succeeding recently departed head coach Reed Sunahara. The move to find a new coach was evident once Sunahara left, but Athletic Director Danny White has kept a constant trend of his hires in the past two years – former college athletes that excelled in their respective sports.

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