With the 2022 NFL Draft just eight days away, a number of UB football players are hoping to hear their names called on the weekend beginning April 28.
UB Athletics had a budget of roughly $36.2 million in 2021, according to the NCAA Membership Financial Report The Spectrum received on March 11. The report covered expenditures and revenues for the 2021 calendar year. Here’s a look at the 2021 athletic budget.
Becky Burke was recently introduced as UB’s 13th head women’s basketball coach Friday. Alnutt spoke about hiring Burke and other salient topics during a Q&A with The Spectrum last week.
After withdrawing his name from the transfer portal on Jan. 31, junior running back Dylan McDuffie reentered the portal last Friday, according to posts on his social media accounts.
A confident and enthusiastic Becky Burke was introduced as the 13th head coach in UB women’s basketball history at Alumni Arena Friday.
With a new group of talented transfers, as well as some of the highest-ranked recruits in program history, expectations are high for the 2022 UB football team.
‘The sky’s the limit for her’: As Victoria Franz battles Crohn’s disease, she retains a fighting spiritBy SOPHIE MCNALLY | Apr. 6
Tori Franz, a junior diver from Buffalo, has suffered from Crohn’s disease since the age of 10, enduring debilitating pain and weakness that can only be remedied by the slew of medications and medical specialists at her disposal.
UB softball (13-10) went 2-1 this weekend against Mid-American Conference foe Western Michigan (13-18) to improve to 13-10 overall and 5-2 in conference play.
Freshman guard Georgia Woolley and freshman forward Saniaa Wilson will reunite with former UB head coach Felisha Legette-Jack at Syracuse, according to an SU press release.
Felisha Legette-Jack was likely drawn to SU for the same reason numerous former UB coaches have left for Power Five programs: the spoils of these major programs — a hefty pay raise and the prominence of a high-level coaching job — are too immense to refuse.
Now that both the women’s and men’s basketball seasons have come to an end, it’s an appropriate time to look toward the offseason.
Four years after entering UB as the first- and third-highest-rated recruits in program history, Jeenathan Williams and Ronaldo Segu will be leaving the Queen City.
In 2026, Bills Mafia will move its tailgates just down the road in Orchard Park to a brand-new $1.4 billion state-of-the-art facility, the team announced Monday. Construction will begin in spring 2023 and is set to be completed in time for the 2026 season.