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NFL: Peterson done for year
MINNEAPOLIS

NFL: Peterson done for year

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014
Adrian Peterson’s future with the Minnesota Vikings dimmed further Tuesday, with the NFL suspending the star running back without pay for at least the rest of the season.
 

Hockey: Engineers hit road tonight

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014
It might be a good idea to break out the GPS.
After playing its last eight games within the 518 area code, the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute hockey team will hit the road tonight, playing Connecticut in a non-conference game in the XL Center in New Hartford, Conn., at 7:05.
 
Saints unravel in 84-76 loss
ALBANY

Saints unravel in 84-76 loss

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014
On paper, this was supposed to be a “W” for the Siena Saints. Instead, second-year head coach Jimmy Patsos called it a wake-up call.
 
ALBANY

Siena's frontcourt depth to be tested again

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
Siena’s frontcourt depth was tested in its season opener at UMass Friday night, but the Saints nearly pulled off an upset of the Minutemen before dropping a
95-87 decision.
 

Benchmark win sends UAlbany women to semifinals

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
The University at Albany women’s basketball program recorded its first win against a Power Five conference team Sunday in the Preseason NIT quarterfinals, beating Penn State, 54-53.
 
Title slips away from Spartans
GLENS FALLS

Title slips away from Spartans

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake took the first set and rallied to make the second one close in its rematch Sunday with fellow volleyball heavyweight Pittsford Sutherland before the Knights prevailed in a thrilling Class A final at the Glens Falls Civic Center.
 

Ex-Union goalie Grosenick gets shutout in NHL debut

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Called up last Wednesday.
 

Sports Bulletin Board for week of Nov. 16-22

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
A listing of local sports events for the week.
 
PHILADELPHIA

Football: Wildcats overpower UAlbany

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
University at Albany had no answer for versatile John Robertson in Saturday night’s Colonial Athletic Association matchup with Villanova.
 
SCHENECTADY

Dutchmen beat Princeton, end skid

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
The Union hockey team needed to feel good about itself heading into final exams for the first trimester. To do that, the Dutchmen needed a complete-game effort to snap out of its six-game winless skid.
Left winger Daniel Ciampini and defenseman Jeff Taylor of Clifton Park did their part. Ciampini collected his second career hat trick and finished with a career-high five points, while Taylor had a career-best four points to lead the 12th-ranked Dutchmen to a 6-1 ECAC Hockey thumping of Princeton on Saturday at Messa Rink.
 
Volleyball: BH-BL earns shot at crown
GLENS FALLS

Volleyball: BH-BL earns shot at crown

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake girls’ volleyball coach Gary Bynon wiped his head, let out a deep breath and smiled.
That meant it was a good day for him and the Lady Spartans in the NYSPHSAA girls’ volleyball tournament Saturday at the Glens Falls Civic Center. That’s because they will be back here today to play for a Class A state title.
 
PROVIDENCE, R.I.

Basketball: Friars hold off Danes

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Despite sloppy ball-handling with 18 turnovers, the University at Albany played defending Big East Conference champion Providence almost evenly in the season opener for both teams Saturday night.
 
MIDDLETOWN

Boys' soccer: Shen stymied by Commack goalie

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
All day Saturday, it seemed it was just a matter of time until Shenendehowa broke through.
Time, though, rolled into overtime at Middletown High School with the Plainsmen still looking for a way around 6-foot-3 Commack goalie Ryan Sinnott. Two minutes into the extra session, he made two saves in the span of a few seconds to serve notice he didn’t plan on getting beaten.
 

College hockey: Engineers can't stop St. Denis

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Travis St. Denis accounted for all of Quinnipiac’s goals as the Bobcats defeated Renssalear Polytechnic Intitute, 3-1, Saturday night at Houston Field House.
 
WAPPINGERS FALLS

Saratoga girls win Federation cross country title

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Different venue, same result.
The Saratoga Springs and Shenendehowa girls’ cross country teams renewed their Suburban Council rivalry Saturday in the New York State Federation Championships at Bowdoin Park, and the Blue Streaks again came out on top.
 
 

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