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By Mark Gaughan » 10:16 AM

The University at Buffalo football team was picked to finish fifth out of seven in the East Division of the Mid-American Conference in a preseason media poll, the MAC announced Wednesday. New UB... Read More

9:43 AM

The Mid-American Conference is holding its football media day today at Ford Field in Detroit. Follow updates from News Sports Reporter Mark Gaughan and other selected accounts in the box... Read More

By Mark Gaughan » Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Canisius College baseball player Connor Panas was named Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference male student-athlete of the year for the second straight academic year, the conference announced... Read More

By Mark Gaughan » Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The St. Bonaventure women's basketball team has scheduled non-conference home games against Penn State, Georgetown and the University at Buffalo, in addition to an appearance in the Preseason NIT,... Read More

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

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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.