Danes upset Loyola

Sunday, May 11, 2014
The UAlbany men’s lacrosse team put together its strongest defensive performance of the year and shut down third-seeded Loyola, 13-6, to advance to the NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament quarterfinals Saturday.

Lacrosse: Danes, Dutchmen face big hurdles

Saturday, May 10, 2014
University at Albany and Union College, a pair of nationally ranked men’s lacrosse powers, will compete in NCAA tournament competition this afternoon.

Lacrosse: Two Thompsons make final cut

Friday, May 9, 2014
UAlbany lacrosse is known for the Thompson Trio.
Their NCAA tournament game against Loyola on Saturday will feature the Tewaaraton Trio.
Two of the Thompsons, brothers Miles and Lyle, have been named among the five finalists for the Tewaaraton Award, college lacrosse’s version of the Heisman Trophy for the most outstanding player in the country.

Wrestling: Gwiazdowski wants 'great feeling' again

Friday, May 9, 2014
Nick Gwiazdowski was back in a Capital Region wrestling room Thursday for the first time since winning an NCAA championship in March.

Thompson brothers finalists for Tewaaraton Award

Thursday, May 8, 2014
Record-setting Native American brothers Lyle and Miles Thompson of the Albany Great Danes have been selected as finalists for the Tewaaraton Award.

College Lacrosse: Union rolls to win

Thursday, May 8, 2014
Even though New England College won the North Atlantic Conference lacrosse championship, Union coach Paul Wehrum didn’t think Wednesday’s NCAA Division III men’s lacrosse tournament first-round game against the Pilgrims would be a difficult contest. Wehrum was right. The Pilgrims never had a chance.

NCAA Lacrosse: Danes feature potent offense

Thursday, May 8, 2014
In most sports, defense trumps offense in the playoffs. University at Albany’s high-powered men’s lacrosse team will test that theory when the Great Danes’ travel to No. 3 seed Loyola in the first round of the NCAA tournament Saturday at noon at the Ridley Athletic Complex in Baltimore. The game will be televised on ESPNU.

Union crushes New England College, 24-4, in NCAA lacrosse tournament

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Big start for Union.

Siena legend Harrell dies at 86

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
The “Flash” is gone.
Billy Harrell, one of the greatest basketball players in Siena College history and the first one to have his jersey retired, died Tuesday morning after a long illness at age 86.

Union lacrosse team keeps low profile

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
The Union College men’s lacrosse team flies well under the Division III radar, and that’s just fine with the Dutchmen’s head coach and their top defensive player.

Lacrosse: Saints' Dowd not feeling any pressure

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
You can’t blame Siena College junior midfielder Casey Dowd and sophomore goalie Tommy Cordts if they are taking Wednesday’s NCAA first-round game with Bryant very personally.

Lacrosse: Danes draw Loyola

Monday, May 5, 2014
The first round of the NCAA men’s Division I lacrosse tournament is going to the dogs.
The Great Danes of the University at Albany will travel to Baltimore to take on the Loyola Greyhounds, the No. 3 seed, at noon Saturday.
Native Americans make Albany a lacrosse powerhouse

Native Americans make Albany a lacrosse powerhouse

Friday, May 2, 2014
His long ponytail glistening in the drizzle of a raw night, Miles Thompson struggles to find room to shoot.

College Golf: Short-game guru Strijek leads Siena

Thursday, May 1, 2014
If Kylie Strijek ever finds herself stranded on a deserted island, she wants her wedge and her shag bag close by, so she can spend most of her waking hours working on her short game. Luckily, the Siena College senior golfer would already have her other most precious possession — her mind — to keep her occupied the rest of the time.

Volleyball: Bynon named All-American

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
The Bynon name has become synonymous with superlative volleyball, so it’s no surprise that Matt Bynon ended his collegiate career with some noteworthy hardware.

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