A pair of Great Danes have been recognized as America East Spring Scholar-Athletes, announced by the league on Thursday morning.
Recognized for his achievements on and off the field, UAlbany's Kyle McClancy has been chosen as the 2017-18 America East Man of the Year.
For the sixth consecutive year, the University at Albany has won the Stuart P. Haskell Commissioner's Cup, awarded annually to top-performing athletic department in the America East.
The University at Albany athletics programs combined to see 11 student-athletes earn Presidential Scholar-Athlete Awards for the 2017-18 academic season, the America East announced Wednesday. The 11 Great Danes were tied for the most in the conference with Binghamton.
Five student-athletes from the University at Albany were honored as recipients of the 2017-18 Scholar-Athlete Award by SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson. The award recognizes outstanding academic excellence and athletic achievement.
The University at Albany's Lacrosse Team Store now includes 48-hour shipping as well as brand new and exclusive "Dane Train" apparel.
University at Albany Athletics gear is getting a new look, with a redesigned wordmark that will begin appearing on Great Danes uniforms in the fall of 2018.
The University at Albany athletic department is now accepting nominations for the UAlbany Athletic Hall of Fame for the Class of 2018.
The University at Albany placed 86 student-athletes on the America East┐s fall semester Academic Honor Roll, which was announced by the league Wednesday. And 57 of those student-athletes posted fall grade-point averages of 3.5 or better, earning them a spot on the Comissioner┐s Honor Roll.
On February 11, the University at Albany women's basketball team will host Hartford at SEFCU Arena at 2:00 p.m. The game is the centerpiece of the University's celebration of National Girls and & Women in Sports Day in partnership with the American Cancer Society.
University at Albany student-athletes posted a cumulative grade-point average of 3.14 for the fall semester, and 11 of the department┐s 18 teams earned combined GPAs of 3.20 or better.
On January 24, the University at Albany will host its 12th annual Commitment to Education day, as the women's basketball team will face Vermont in a special 11:00 a.m. game at SEFCU Arena. Each year, the Great Danes welcome local elementary and middle schools to campus for a great day of fun and educational experiences, along with a specially scheduled early game time.