6/18/19

Head women’s tennis coach Kristen Maines has completed her roster for the upcoming season with the addition of three student-athletes in Gabriella Akopyan, Ambre Amat, and Alexis Tensfeldt.

6/12/19

Former Eastern Michigan strength and conditioning coach Sean Conaty has been named the Director of Sports Performance for Olympic Sports. In his current role, he will also work day to day with the men’s basketball and volleyball programs.

6/11/19

The University at Buffalo softball team tied a program record by placing four student-athletes on the Mid-American Conference Academic All-MAC team, as announced by the conference on Tuesday.

6/7/19

The University at Buffalo women’s tennis team saw their top doubles duo ranked in the final Northeast Regional poll by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association as senior Chantal Martinez Blanco and freshman Nikoleta Antoniou-Karademitrou were ranked eighth in the final poll.

6/7/19

The University at Buffalo men’s tennis team finished the season ranked eighth in the Northeast region in the final poll released by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, while senior Ethan Nittolo finished the year ranked 20th in singles.

6/7/19

University at Buffalo head men’s basketball coach Jim Whitesell has announced the addition of Texas Tech transfer Josh Mballa.

6/5/19

The grades have been reported and University at Buffalo student-athletes posted a solid 3.069 combined grade point average for the 2019 spring semester. It is the department’s highest combined GPA since the 2016 spring semester.

6/5/19

AUSTIN, TEXAS – University at Buffalo middle-distance runner Leon Atkins was awarded Second-Team All-American honors on Wednesday night after the junior placed 16th in a very competitive field of 24 runners from top programs all around the country.

6/4/19

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Buffalo middle-distance runner Leon Atkins will represent the University at Buffalo track & field team as he is slated to compete in the 800m race at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Wednesday night at the University of Texas at Austin.

6/4/19

The University at Buffalo’s popular Tailgate Concert Series returns for a seventh season this fall and the school has announced the acts coming to Stampede Square beginning in August. Presented by Losi and Gangi, fans will once again enjoy live music by national recording artists as well as popular local talent just 100 yards away from the south gate of the stadium two hours prior to kickoff.

6/3/19

University at Buffalo head volleyball coach Scott Smith has announced the upcoming 2019 schedule, which will begin with 12 non-conference matches before the 16-match conference slate gets underway. The schedule is headlined by a pair of home tournaments.

5/31/19

CLEVELAND, OH – The University at Buffalo outdoor Track & Field program placed 12 student-athletes on the Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team, the league announced on Friday. The women’s team had seven selections while the men had five named to the team.

5/31/19

University at Buffalo women’s soccer head coach Shawn Burke has announced the addition of Brianne Casey as assistant coach. Casey most recently served as an assistant coach at Southern Connecticut State University where she worked primarily with the goalkeepers.

5/30/19

University at Buffalo Director of Athletics Mark Alnutt has been named to the NCAA Division I Football Oversight Committee, the NCAA has announced. His appointment will begin on July 1, 2019 and run through June 30, 2023.

5/30/19

The Mid-American Conference announced the updated 2019 football schedule with kick times and television platforms for a number of University at Buffalo football games. The highlight of the schedule is a nationally-televised prime-time matchup at Penn State on September 7. The Bulls and Nittany Lions will face off at 7:30 pm on Fox.

5/30/19

Former University at Buffalo women’s soccer player Carissima Cutrona and men’s basketball player Dontay Caruthers were the Bulls recipients of the MAC Medal of Excellence Award as announced during an Honors Dinner Ceremony at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel as part of the MAC Spring Meetings.

5/28/19

Athlon Sports released its preseason All-Mid-American Conference football team and nine University at Buffalo players were named to the squad. The list was headlined by three first-team selections, running back Jaret Patterson and offensive linemen Evin Ksiezarczyk and Paul Nosworthy.

5/28/19

The University at Buffalo men’s basketball team has been selected to play in the first-ever James Naismith Classic presented by Citi on Nov. 16 at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Canada. Buffalo will face Harvard out of the Ivy League in one of the three games featured on the day.

5/25/19

JACKSONVILLE, FL — The University at Buffalo track and field program concluded their three-day trip to Jacksonville for the NCAA East Preliminary rounds on Saturday as the Bulls had several student-athletes in action on the day.

5/24/19

Buffalo Junior Leon Atkins became the first UB Male athlete to qualify in the 800m for the NCAA Final Championships on Friday evening, as the middle-distance specialist qualified with a time of 1:49.87, finishing with the 12th fastest time in a field of 48 runners from all over the eastern United States. Atkins becomes the first UB Male athlete to qualify in the 800m event for the NCAA Final Championships.

5/22/19

Sixth year head women’s soccer coach Shawn Burke announced the Bulls’ 2019 schedule on Wednesday afternoon. The schedule is highlighted by a trip to Pac-12 member Oregon and will feature eight home matches at UB Stadium.

5/21/19

Three University at Buffalo men’s tennis players earned academic All-MAC honors, the conference office announced on Tuesday morning. Junior Hao Sheng Koay was honored for the second straight year, while sophomores Nickolas Frisk and Matthew Johnson earned the honor for the first time.

5/21/19

The University at Buffalo women’s tennis team placed three on the Academic All-MAC squad, which was announced on Tuesday morning, including a pair of seniors that have been honored for the third straight year. Seniors Chantal Martinez Blanco and Sanjana Sudhir became two of 11 individuals across the league to earn academic honors in all years of eligibility, while junior Emel Abibula was named to the team for the first time.

5/20/19

The University at Buffalo held its annual spring commencement over the weekend and 78 student-athletes crossed the stage to receive their diplomas. Every team had at least one graduate with the football team leading the way with 25 graduates.

5/20/19

The University at Buffalo volleyball program had their 2019 recruiting class earn High Honorable Mention honors from Prepvolleyball.com, one of three MAC programs overall to be recognized.

5/17/19

BUFFALO, NY – Five members of the University at Buffalo track and field team will compete at the NCAA East Preliminaries, which run from May 23-25, at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Fla. To qualify for the NCAA Preliminaries, a student-athlete must be ranked in the top-48 in their respective event. Leon Atkins, Devon Patterson, Sam Wray, Brandon Burke and Shevaugh Allen will all compete for Buffalo as they look to advance to the NCAA Championships hosted by the University of Texas on June 5-8.

5/16/19

Buffalo fans, donors, alumni, and the Western New York community are invited to join us for a Night with the Bulls on Thursday, June 6th at the Aloft Hotel Downtown, presented by Towne BMW.

5/16/19

The invites continue to roll in for the seniors of the University at Buffalo men’s basketball team as Nick Perkins will take part in the Pro Basketball Combine, joining teammates Dontay Caruthers and Jeremy Harris.

5/16/19

The University at Buffalo and University of Massachusetts have scheduled a six-game football series beginning in 2022, the schools announced on Thursday.

4/27/19

The University at Buffalo women’s tennis team saw their season come to an end on Saturday afternoon in the semifinals of the MAC Tournament with a 4-0 loss to #2 Akron. UB concludes the season with a 15-8 record.

4/26/19

The University at Buffalo wrestling team placed four Bulls on the National Wrestling Coaches Association Scholar All-American Team, the most in program history for a single season. Kyle Akins, Troy Keller, Brett Perry and Derek Spann were all named to the team, it was announced on Thursday. The Bulls’ 3.25 grade point average ranked 19th in the nation and was the second best among Mid-American Conference schools.

4/26/19

BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo track & field program readies for another exciting day of action, as they are slated to host their only home meet of the 2019 season, the annual University at Buffalo Invitational at UB Stadium on Saturday. Notable teams set to compete this weekend include Big-4 rivals Niagara, Canisius and St. Bonaventure, as well as cross-town school Daemen. The action is scheduled to get underway at 11:00 AM with the men’s long jump and hammer throw events.

4/26/19

The University at Buffalo women’s tennis team dominated its first round matchup at the 2019 Mid-American Conference Tournament as the sixth-seeded Bulls defeated #3 Western Michigan, 5-0, in the quarterfinals.

4/25/19

The University at Buffalo women’s tennis team placed two on the postseason All-MAC awards, which were announced on Thursday as senior Chantal Martinez Blanco and freshman Pia Schwarz were both named second-team All-MAC selections.

4/25/19

After defeating St. Bonaventure 12-3 in an offensive explosion on Wednesday, the University at Buffalo softball team hosts Kent State in a weekend MAC series at Nan Harvey Field.

4/4/19

The University at Buffalo women’s tennis team continues their road swing through the Mid-American Conference this weekend with league tilts at Ball State on Friday afternoon and Northern Illinois on Sunday afternoon.

4/3/19

Coming off a difficult weekend of competition against some the Ivy League’s best teams, University at Buffalo senior Ethan Nittolo has been named the MAC Singles Player of the Week. It is the second time this year Nittolo has earned singles