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Scotia defense breaks down against OFA

SCOTIA

Scotia defense breaks down against OFA

Over the last several years stingy defense has been at the root of all good things Scotia-Glenville has done on the basketball court.

Siena, Fairfield will be running and gunning

LOUDONVILLE

Siena, Fairfield will be running and gunning

Expect an up-tempo game tonight at Times Union Center when the Siena College men’s basketball team opens MAAC play against visiting Fairfield.

Five-goal second period lifts Union past Princeton

PRINCETON, N.J.

Five-goal second period lifts Union past Princeton

After a two-week break, it took a period before the Union Dutchmen found its scoring touch.

High schools: Holy Names girls' hoops wins in OT

High schools: Holy Names girls' hoops wins in OT

Holy Names outscored Schalmont 8-2 in overtime and took a 48-42 Colonial Council girls' basketball victory over Schalmont on Friday.

Gwiazdowski sparks team to cup title

KHARKOV, Ukraine

Gwiazdowski sparks team to cup title

The competition was so tough, two Olympic champions on the Titan Mercury Wrestling Club roster lost matches on the first of two days of competition at the World Freestyle Wrestling Clubs Cup on Wednesday.

Staph infection knocks Cummins of of UFC bout at TU Center

ALBANY

Staph infection knocks Cummins of of UFC bout at TU Center

UFC Fight Night 102 — the first MMA match slated for Times Union Center — absorbed another hard shot on Friday when light heavyweight Patrick Cummins announced via Twitter that he was pulling out of his scheduled bout with Gian Villante.

It's time to get that Christmas list together

With all the TV, radio and printed advertisment featuring the Black Friday sales, I thought I might get a jump on some of the outdoors equipment sales I found in the Bass Pro Shop inserts in my mailbox.

Sports Bulletin Board (updated Dec. 2)

ALBANY ELITE GIRLS LACROSSE  will be holding a tryout for its summer/fall program in grades 3-9 on Sunday, Dec. 4 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Afrim’s on Route 7 in Latham.

Killington shines on international stage

Killington shines on international stage

Killington hosted the women’s World Cup slalom last weekend, the first time the event has been held in the Eastern U.S since 1991.

A fall season of seasons to remember

A fall season of seasons to remember

Many memorable scholastic sports moments

A clean slate for MAAC scheduling

A clean slate for MAAC scheduling

No more guaranteed home-and-home conference games next season

Union returns to the ice

SCHENECTADY

Union returns to the ice

Plays at Princeton, Quinnipiac

At 94, 'The Mayor' still local bowling ambassador

At 94, 'The Mayor' still local bowling ambassador

Frank Cornicelli is the undisputed ambassador of local bowling.

Siena's Benitez developing into high-scoring leader

LOUDONVILLE

Siena's Benitez developing into high-scoring leader

After averaging 10.7 points per game during a campaign in which she was named to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference All-Rookie Team, more was expected this season from Siena College women's basketball sophomore guard Jackie Benitez.

UAlbany suffers ugly loss to Holy Cross

ALBANY

UAlbany suffers ugly loss to Holy Cross

As the University at Albany trailed Holy Cross 41-40 with just minutes to play in a brutally ugly game Wednesday at SEFCU Arena, Joe Cremo hoisted a 3 from the top of the arc, hoping to hit the Great Danes’ first trey of the night.

Wisconsin goes zone-bustin', beats Syracuse

Wisconsin goes zone-bustin', beats Syracuse

Greg Gard’s Wisconsin players taught an advanced course Tuesday night at the Kohl Center: Zone busting 101.

Suspensions, mental lapses have hurt Siena's continuity

LOUDONVILLE

Suspensions, mental lapses have hurt Siena's continuity

The “soul-searching” that Siena College men’s basketball head coach Jimmy Patsos said his team needed to do after its rivalry loss Sunday to UAlbany boiled down to one thing. “We have

Mets re-sign Cespedes for 4 years, $110 million

Mets re-sign Cespedes for 4 years, $110 million

Let’s give credit to all parties involved in Yoenis Cespedes’ return to the New York Mets.

Basketball: Scotia boys open season with 75-57 victory

Sean DeGraffenreid scored 25 points, which included four of Scotia-Glenville’s 11 3-point baskets, and the Tartans defeated Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 75-57 in a non-league season-opening basketball game for both teams Tuesday night.

Amsterdam grad emerging as top-notch rodeo rider

Amsterdam grad emerging as top-notch rodeo rider

I’ll bet the way Scotty Bevins horses around isn’t the same as you and I do.

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