The UAlbany men's basketball team will look to knock off the last undefeated team in America East play, heading to Burlington to take on Vermont on Wednesday, February 22nd at 7 p.m.
The University at Albany track & field program saw both the men's and the women's teams fall in the Northeast regional rankings this week, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Monday. While inactive last weekend, the men fell two spots from where they were a week ago to seventh, while the women dropped one spot to 10th.
With a historic 10-goal performance against Yale, Sarah Martin was selected as the Player of the Week by US Lacrosse Magazine.
After leading the Great Danes' offense to its first victories of the season, Sarah Martin and Sam Tortora have each been recognized with America East weekly honors by the league.
Earning double-doubles in a pair of UAlbany victories, Devonte Campbell has been chosen as the America East Men's Basketball Co-Player of the Week.
The UAlbany men's basketball team secured a home game in the upcoming America East Tournament quarterfinal round, using a dominating defensive first half to defeat Maine 74-56 on the road on Sunday afternoon.
Down six with just over 14 minutes to play, the UAlbany women's lacrosse team rallied back with a game-ending 8-0 run to take down Yale 13-11 on Saturday afternoon, including a program single game record 10 goals by Sarah Martin.
Playing in the final home game of the 2016-17 regular season, in addition to celebrating Senior Day, the University at Albany women's basketball team (16-11, 10-4 AE) hosted Maine (15-15, 8-7 AE) for the second of two regular-season meetings between last year's America East finalists. Earlier this season at Maine, UAlbany fell by a score of 81-74. This time, the Great Danes opened up a double-digit lead and held off a surge from the Black Bears to take the game 64-60.
In an absolute thriller in the Carrier Dome, the #12/12 UAlbany men's lacrosse team fell in its season opener to #6/6 Syracuse 10-9 after the game-winner was scored with 1.9 seconds left to play.
The University at Albany women's basketball program (15-11, 9-4 AE) will host its final regular season home game of the 2016-17 season on Saturday when Maine visits in the second of two scheduled rematches between last year's America East finalists. The Great Danes will also honor the four seniors on the roster, Cassandra Edwards, Aubrey Hernandez, Bailey Hixson, and Imani Tate, during a postgame ceremony.
It's no surprise that Bernard Clark wears many hats for the University at Albany football team. After all, he's learned a myriad of lessons, both on and off the field, at every stop of his successful career as a player and coach.
The UAlbany men's basketball team will look to make it four straight victories, playing the first of two road games in a row at Maine on Sunday, February 19th at 2 p.m. at the Cross Insurance Center.