All Sports - Archives 2016-17

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Play Four Great Danes Net 14+ Points Each as UAlbany Menís Basketball Takes Down Marist 78-66
Basketball - M 12/07/2016

Paced by four Great Danes scoring at least 14 points, the UAlbany men's basketball returned to the win column with a 78-66 home victory over Marist on Wednesday night.

Paula Heuser and Maxi Primus Honored as 2016 NFHCA Division I All-Americans
Field Hockey 12/07/2016

UAlbany standouts Paula Heuser and Maxi Primus have earned 2016 National Field Hockey Association (NFHCA) All-America honors, announced on Wednesday afternoon.

Hixson, Trpcic Lead Womenís Basketball Over Fairfield, 59-45
Basketball - W 12/06/2016

After losing two straight games on the road, the University at Albany women's basketball program (4-5) returned home to host Fairfield (4-5, 1-1 MAAC) at SEFCU Arena looking to extend its undefeated home record this season. The Great Danes defeated the Stags 59-45.

Traut, Mattos, Pinheiro Named All-Regional
Soccer - M 12/06/2016

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America announced Tuesday its selections for the All-Regional First, Second, and Third teams. The University at Albany had three representatives among the selections, senior defenders Keith Traut and Bernardo Mattos, and junior forward Afonso Pinheiro.

Claxton, Igwe, DelVescovo, and Gueye Named Performers of the Week
Track & Field - M 12/06/2016

BOSTON-Four UAlbany Great Danes have been named America East Performers of the Week after their performance in the Boston University Season Opener this past weekend. In the season opener, UAlbany swept all four titles with sprinter Grace Claxton earning Women's Track Performer of the Week; Chinwe Igwe won Women's Field Performer of the Week. Freshman Lamine Gueye won Men's Track Performer of the Week, and Eric DelVescovo took the title of Men's Field Performer of the Week.

Womenís Basketball Hosts Fairfield
Basketball - W 12/05/2016

The University at Albany women's basketball program (3-5) returns home after a two-game road trip to host Fairfield University on Tuesday. The Great Danes will look to extend their undefeated home record this season, and bounce back from two consecutive losses.

UAlbany Menís Basketball Back Home to Host Marist for Teamís First Game of AE on ESPN3
Basketball - M 12/05/2016

UAlbany will host in-state opponent Marist on Wednesday, December 7th at 7 p.m. in the SEFCU Arena. This is the first men's basketball home game that will kick off UAlbany on ESPN3 as part of the America East Conference partnership.

Track Returns from BU Season Opener
Track & Field - W 12/04/2016

BOSTON-The University at Albany indoor track and field program officially started their season this weekend at the Boston University Season Opener. The Great Danes had their best season opener performance in school history, breaking school records and qualifying numerous student-athletes for ECAC and IC4A.

Women's Basketball Falls In OT At Yale, 64-53
Basketball - W 12/03/2016

Playing on the road for the second consecutive game, the University at Albany (3-5) women's basketball program fell to Yale (7-2) Saturday in overtime 64-53.

Stireís Double-Double Not Enough as UAlbany Menís Basketball Edged in Nailbiter at Yale 59-55
Basketball - M 12/03/2016

The UAlbany men's basketball team pulled to within one late and had possession in the final 18 seconds but could not go ahead, narrowly falling at Yale 59-55 on Saturday afternoon.

UAlbany Wraps RACC Classic and Heads to Boston
Track & Field - M 12/03/2016

Albany, N.Y.óThe University at Albany indoor track program held their 23rd annual RACC Classic Intrasquad and Alumni Scrimmage this week. This marked the first unofficial competition for the Great Danes since their arrival on campus in August.

Womenís Basketball Visits Yale
Basketball - W 12/02/2016

The University at Albany women's basketball program (3-4) will play in its second consecutive road game on Saturday when they visit the Yale Bulldogs. The Great Danes are looking to bounce back after a loss at St. John's on Tuesday when their offense struggled to score points.