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March 17, 2019 - 9:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Sam Reinhart scored the deciding goal in the shootout to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday night. After Jack Eichel and Tyler Bozak traded goals to open the shootout session, Reinhart scored on Buffalo's final attempt when he got just...
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March 17, 2019 - 6:07 am
(WBEN/AP) Kyle Lofton scored 23 points to lead St. Bonaventure to a 68-51 rout of Rhode Island in the Atlantic 10 Tournament semifinals Saturday. Fourth-seeded St. Bonaventure reached the championship game for the first time since 2012, when the Bonnies beat Xavier 67-56. St. Bonaventure faces...
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March 16, 2019 - 10:07 pm
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) — Not a coaching change. Not new players. Not any MAC team has been able to slow this historic run. Buffalo is far and away the class of its conference, the standard bearer, the team raising the bar and maybe one capable of making more noise in the NCAA Tournament. Raging Bulls...
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March 16, 2019 - 9:54 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (WBEN/AP) — Andrei Svechnikov and Justin Williams each scored goals, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 on Saturday night. Jordan Staal scored a late goal for his 500th career point, Lucas Wallmark also scored early and Curtis McElhinney stopped 35 shots to help...
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March 16, 2019 - 4:22 pm
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) — Summer Hemphill scored 16 points and grabbed a Mid-American Conference tournament record 21 rebounds to help No. 4 seed Buffalo beat Ohio 77-61 on Saturday for an automatic NCAA Tournament bid. Buffalo (23-9) claimed its second MAC title in four years — winning as a No. 8 seed...
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March 15, 2019 - 9:37 pm
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo's hopes for another MAC championship were dangling, and as coach Nate Oats huddled his team during a timeout in the fourth quarter he made a request. "I told them, 'We gotta find a way to win this game,' " Oats said. C.J. Massinburg showed the way. Always does. The MAC...
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March 14, 2019 - 10:52 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Phil Kessel had a goal and an assist, Sidney Crosby added two assists and the surging Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-0 on Thursday night. Nick Bjugstad and Jake Guentzel each had a goal and an assist for Pittsburgh, which has won six of seven and sits third...
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March 14, 2019 - 3:30 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Hold the AARP jokes. Running back Frank Gore sees nothing funny about teaming up with LeSean McCoy in Buffalo to form the NFL’s oldest backfield. Instead, Gore sees no reason why the pair of 30-somethings can’t continue their lengthy run of dominance. “It...
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March 14, 2019 - 3:00 pm
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) — Jeremy Harris touched the blue construction worker’s hard hat sitting before him on the dais and smiled. He earned it. “I’m going to sleep with it tonight,” he said. Buffalo wouldn’t mind if he kept it for another month. Harris, who recently emerged from a puzzling shooting...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The UB Men's Basketball Team is taking home some hardware as they gear up for the start of March Madness, which for them begins with a MAC tournament game against Akron tomorrow at noon. Head Coach Nate Oats was named the MAC Coach of the year, and senior CJ Massinburg was...
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