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By Mark Gaughan » Thursday, July 23, 2015

University at Buffalo senior Joe Licata was among 30 quarterbacks named to the Manning Award Watch List, it was announced by the Allstate Sugar Bowl, which sponsors the award. Licata joins Drew... Read More

By Mark Gaughan » Thursday, July 23, 2015

St. Bonaventure will install a row of high-priced seats in front of the student section for basketball games at the Reilly Center this season, and the plan is not going over well with many Bona... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Niagara will open the 2015-16 season on the road, front-loading their schedule with non-conference opponents. After an exhibition game at Dwyer Arena against Wilfred Laurier on Oct. 3, the Purple... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Vinny Scarsella decided to go back to Europe. The St. Francis and Canisius College alum signed with the Manchester Storm of the Elite Ice Hockey League in Great Britain. "A lot of it is the... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Steve Murphy will take over the Buffalo State men's hockey program for the 2015-16 season. The school announced it was promoting the assistant coach to interim head coach. Murphy takes over for... Read More

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Buffalo State assistant hockey coach Steve Murphy has been promoted to the head job after Nick Carriere left the program to take a coaching position with the St. John's Ice Caps of the American... Read More

Monday, July 20, 2015

Sister Maria Pares and Phil Seymore of Canisius along with Marshall Wingate and Katheryn Rafter of Niagara will be enshrined into the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Honor Roll at the Naismith... Read More

By Miguel Rodriguez » Monday, July 20, 2015

Former Turner-Carroll basketball standout Ka’Ron Barnes will be one of 11 inducted into the Cornell University Athletics Hall of Fame during a ceremony Sept. 18 in Ithaca. The inductees also will... Read More

By Mark Gaughan » Friday, July 17, 2015

Dominique Reid’s Niagara University basketball career is over. Niagara announced Friday that it has cut ties with the star forward, who is facing three felony charges related to financial... Read More

By Mark Gaughan » Friday, July 17, 2015

Niagara University's president, the Rev. James J. Maher, is one of 53 college leaders who will participate in an NCAA Division I Strategic Summit to be held Aug. 4-5 in Indianapolis. The purpose... Read More

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About the reporter

Buffalo native Mark Gaughan started working at The News in 1980 and covered the Bills from 1992 through 2014. He is a former president of the Pro Football Writers of America.

Amy Moritz, a native of Lockport, has covered colleges for The Buffalo News since 1999. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism/mass communication from St. Bonaventure University and a master's degree in humanities from the University at Buffalo. An endurance athlete, she has completed several triathlons, half marathons and marathons.