The UAlbany men's basketball team has returned to the Capital District to begin a three-game homestand on Thursday, January 19th, hosting SUNY rival Binghamton at 7 p.m. at the SEFCU Arena.
On January 26, the University at Albany will host its 11th annual Commitment to Education day, for which the university will welcome local schools to campus for a great and fun educational experience.
After closing the first weekend of the 2017 indoor schedule with the Great Dane Classic, the University at Albany track & field program had two student-athletes named as Week 3 Performers of the Week, the conference offices announced Tuesday.
Returning home after a one-game road trip, the University at Albany women's basketball team (8-9, 2-2 AE) hosted UMBC (7-11, 2-3 AE) for its third conference home game in its first four. The Great Danes fell to the Retrievers 64-56, ending the Danes' 24-game home winning streak.
The UAlbany men's basketball team had a season-best 50 points allowed in a game on Monday afternoon, leading to a 77-50 victory at UMBC for the first conference victory of the year.
After a one-game road trip, the University at Albany women's basketball program (8-8, 2-1 AE) will return home for one game against UMBC on Monday night. Two consecutive road games will follow the one-game home stand.
The University at Albany track & field program hosted the 14th annual Great Dane Classic on Saturday. For the second consecutive year, the meet was hosted at Staten Island's new Ocean Breeze facility, after spending the previous 12 iterations at the Armory. The women's team placed second behind Princeton in the team standings, scoring 90.33 points, and the men placed fourth behind Connecticut, George Mason, and Buffalo, with 60.5 points.
The UAlbany men's basketball team will look to end its three-game losing streak with a Monday 1 p.m. matinee at UMBC on January 16th on Martin Luther King Day at the RAC Arena.
In early December, the University at Albany track & field program held its annual soft opening for the upcoming indoor season with its intra-squad scrimmage. What was different this year, however, is that a segment of the team visited Boston University's Track and Tennis Center for an early-December meet against live competition.
For the third year running, UAlbany Basketball Weekly, presented by Mohawk Honda, will air on MY4 on Saturdays at 11:30 a.m., starting on January 14th and running through the rest of the season.
Despite a second half rally to tie the game, the UAlbany men's basketball team fell in its third straight conference contest against New Hampshire 75-67 on Wednesday night.
Playing in its first America East road game of the season, the University at Albany women's basketball program (8-8, 2-1 AE) fell on the road against New Hampshire (12-3, 2-0 AE) 71-58. The road woes continue for the Great Danes, who fall to 1-8 in games away from SEFCU Arena.