Following back-to-back conference losses to Western Michigan and Kent State, UB’s back was against the wall heading into Saturday’s home matchup against Ohio.
Women’s volleyball (9-9, 2-4 MAC) fell to Toledo, 0-3, Friday night and Ball State, 2-3, Saturday afternoon at Alumni Arena. The Bulls are currently on a four-game losing streak following the back-to-back losses.
The Spectrum spoke with UB Director of Sports Medicine and Wellness Services Brian Bratta to address concerns with the Delta Variant, booster shots, unvaccinated athletes and UB’s new vaccine mandate for spectators.
UB women’s basketball head coach Felisha Legette-Jack always wanted to see her son play on a regular basis. So when Maceo Jack received an offer to transfer to the UB’s men’s basketball team in January, mother and son couldn’t believe their good fortune.
After losing its first conference game of the season last weekend to Western Michigan, UB football (2-4, 0-2 MAC) fell to the Kent State Golden Flashes (3-3, 2-0 MAC), 48-38, at Dix Stadium in Kent, OH on Saturday night.
After nearly falling to Old Dominion last week to close out non-conference play, UB football (2-3, 0-1 MAC) fell to Mid-American Conference foe Western Michigan (4-1, 1-0 MAC), 24-17, at UB Stadium Saturday.
James Patterson and Kadofi Wright were destined to become a premier linebacker duo long before they ever met.
After nearly falling to Old Dominion, 35-34, last week to close out non-conference play, UB football (2-3) fell to its first Mid-American Conference opponent of the season, the Western Michigan Broncos (4-1), 24-17 at UB Stadium Saturday.
UB cross country finished in 11th place in the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown in Boston on Friday afternoon.
Women’s volleyball (9-5, 2-0 MAC) beat the Miami (OH) RedHawks (2-10, 0-2 MAC) twice this weekend, 3-2 on Friday and 3-0 on Saturday.
UB women’s soccer (6-2-1, 0-1-1 MAC) dropped its Mid-American Conference opener against the Ohio Bobcats (6-3, 2-0 MAC), 2-1, on Thursday evening at Chessa Field in Athens, OH. The Bulls then returned home to face the Kent State Golden Flashes (5-3-1, 1-0-1 MAC) on Sunday afternoon, where they drew 0-0 in a wild double overtime match.
After a tough 28-25 loss to 16th-ranked Coastal Carolina last week, the Bulls staved off a furious late-game comeback to defeat the Old Dominion Monarchs, 35-34, at S.B. Ballard Stadium Saturday.
Being a good player and teammate on the court may make headlines, but it’s who an athlete is off the court that sticks with the people around them.