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March 23, 2019 - 10:28 pm
MONTREAL (WBEN/AP) — The Montreal Canadiens refused to be satisfied — or comfortable — not with so much at stake. Brendan Gallagher had two goals and an assist, and the Canadiens beat the Buffalo Sabres 7-4 on Saturday night for their third straight win. Max Domi and Tomas Tatar each had a goal and...
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March 23, 2019 - 11:35 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The City of Buffalo is getting into the UB spirit. Mayor Brown says the dome of City Hall will be lit in blue and white in support of the men’s and women’s teams at 4 pm today! pic.twitter.com/GXRJD9I8dl — WBEN NewsRadio 930AM (@NewsRadio930) March 22, 2019 Mayor Brown was joined...
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March 22, 2019 - 10:02 pm
STORRS, Conn. (WBEN/AP) — A year after advancing to the program's first Sweet 16, Buffalo is still making memories. Summer Hemphill scored 23 points and Cierra Dillard added 20 as the 10th seeded Bulls (24-9) upset seventh-seeded Rutgers 82-71 on Friday. Hanna Hall and Autumn Jones each added 12...
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March 22, 2019 - 7:11 pm
Tulsa, OK (AP/WBEN) Buffalo coach Nate Oats beat his former boss when the sixth-seeded Bulls topped Bobby Hurley and 11th-seeded Arizona State 91-74 in the West Region. Hurley was Buffalo's head coach during the 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons with Oats as an assistant before leaving to turn the Sun...
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(AP/WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning will play two games in Stockholm, and the Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers will open next season in Prague as part of the NHL's Global Series. Buffalo and Tampa Bay will play two games in Sweden's capital on Nov. 8 and 9. The league...
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March 21, 2019 - 5:47 am
DAYTON, Ohio (WBEN/AP) — A freshman guard overcame a frightful fall and helped Bobby Hurley — a two-time champion guard at Duke — get his first NCAA Tournament win as a coach. And he'll be facing the coach who replaced him at Buffalo. Luguentz Dort shook off knee and hip injuries from a hard fall,...
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March 20, 2019 - 10:15 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — John Tavares and Auston Matthews each had a goal and assist, and the Toronto Maple Leafs won for just the second time in six games, beating the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 on Wednesday night. Mitchell Marner and Zach Hyman, into an empty net, also scored and the Maple Leafs inched...
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UB Women's Basketball pose in front of Alumni Arena as they prepare to head to Connecticut for the NCAA Tournament. March 19, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
March 19, 2019 - 5:20 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo's Men's and Women's basketball teams embarked to their respective towns for the first round matchups of the NCAA Tournament. Both teams left the north campus on Tuesday afternoon as Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown proclaimed March 19, 2019 as "UB Bulls...
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Brendan Keany
March 18, 2019 - 10:53 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - On Sunday, it was the UB men's team that learned their seeding in the NCAA Tournament. On Monday, the women had the chance to celebrate their back-to-back birth in college basketball's big dance. However, most of the drama was taken out of their celebration thanks...
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March 17, 2019 - 10:24 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The University at Buffalo men's basketball team heads into the NCAA Tournament as the sixth seed in the West Region. @UBmenshoops are the #6 seed in the West Region. They will play the winner of the Arizona St. vs. St. John’s play-in game in the first round in Tulsa...
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