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College hockey: Engineers top Irish in opener

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014
Mark Miller’s four-on-four goal at 4:32 in the third period gave Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute a 3-2 non-conference win over host Notre Dame at the IceBreaker Tournament to open the season Friday night.
 

Danes want to control tempo against Richmond

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014
The offensive and defensive units are just different sides of the same coin, according to University at Albany first-year head football coach Greg Gattuso.
So don’t be surprised if the Great Danes slow the game down and try to keep their own defense off the field when they host 20th-ranked Richmond in a key Colonial Athletic Association game today at 3:30 p.m. at Bob Ford Field.
 
What an opening night!
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What an opening night!

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014
The Union College Dutchmen celebrated their magical 2013-14 hockey season in style before Friday’s season opener against American International.
Then, they went out and started the 2014-15 season the way they ended last year, with a win.
 
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A Banner Night: Union beats AIC, 7-3

Friday, Oct. 10, 2014
Banner night
 
ALBANY

Basketball: Newcomers give Danes a different look

Friday, Oct. 10, 2014
Fresh faces dominated the opening day of practice for the University at Albany men’s basketball team.
The two-time defending America East Conference champions have nine new players on their roster — including Christian Brothers Academy graduate Greig Stire. How well the newcomers develop and integrate with co-captains Sam Rowley and Peter Hooley will go a long way in determining where the Great Danes will finish this season.
 
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Hockey: Union ready to embark on a new journey

Friday, Oct. 10, 2014
The 2013-14 season was a memorable one for the Union College hockey team.
The Dutchmen won their third ECAC Hockey regular-season title in four years, and earned their third straight ECACH tournament championship, becoming just the third team in league history to accomplish that. Then, after winning their second NCAA tournament East Regional in three years, the Dutchmen captured the ultimate prize, their first NCAA title.
After spending the offseason celebrating the championship as the NCAA trophy made the rounds around the Capital Region, it’s time to forget about last season and focus on this year.
 
TROY

RPI Hockey: Engineers to spread offense

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
Despite the season-ending injury to Jason Kasdorf, goaltending wasn’t a problem for the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute team last year. Scott Diebold did a fine job. The Engineers’ biggest issue was scoring. Only three players hit double digits in goals. Two of those, Ryan Haggerty and Brock Higgs, are gone.
 
Union hockey team steps up to combat sexual assault
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Union hockey team steps up to combat sexual assault

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Joined by select teammates, head coach Rick Bennett, other student leaders, Lt. Gov. Robert J. Duffy and others,Sebastien Gingras, a junior defenseman on Union College’s defending national champion men’s hockey team, called on campus peers and other Division I and III rivals to raise awareness and combat domestic violence and sexual assault.
 
Union offering no details on suspensions
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Union offering no details on suspensions

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
For the first time since it was announced by Union coach Rick Bennett that forwards Nick Cruice, Max Novak and Matt Wilkins were suspended for several games, the trio spoke publicly about it Tuesday before practice at Messa Rink.
Cruice, Novak and Wilkins were suspended for what was called “violation of team rules.” Asked what rules they broke, the same answer came up over and over again.
 
ALBANY

Siena players, fans still savoring CBI victory

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Siena head basketball coach Jimmy Patsos called the Saints’ fans his sixth man throughout the 2013-14 season, especially during the team’s thrilling run to the CBI championship.
 

Secrecy common with athletic violations

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
As media organizations chased an apparently unfounded rumor regarding why three Union men's hockey players were suspended over the weekend, coach Rick Bennett and others surrounding the program continued to refuse to say why the players were being sat down other than "violation of team rules."
Why not reveal more? It's a team rule.
 
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Suspended Union hockey players out of title celebrations

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014
Cruice, Novak, Wilkins penalized.
 
Three Union hockey players suspended
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Three Union hockey players suspended

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
The last thing Union hockey coach Rick Bennett wanted to deal with before the start of the regular season was having players miss games for something other than injuries.
 

Union hockey players Novak, Wilkins, Cruice suspended (updates with final score)

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Suspensions start Sunday
 
Union vs. Springfield: Pride put Dutchmen at 0-4
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Union vs. Springfield: Pride put Dutchmen at 0-4

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Another close call. Another gut-wrenching defeat. The Union College football team continued its frustrating season with a 42-35 loss to visiting Springfield Saturday on rainy and slick Frank Bailey Field.
 
 

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