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By Amy Moritz » Thursday, March 31, 2016

Jake McCabe is a proud alumnus of Wisconsin’s hockey program. So when the university announced it was hiring Tony Granato, the Buffalo Sabres defenseman got excited. “I actually watched their press conference online the other day,” said McCabe who played at Wisconsin from 2011-14. “You kind of feel their passion... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Monday, March 28, 2016

And then there was one. Only one Buffalo Sabres prospect remains alive in college hockey after regional play. Chris Brown, a freshman forward with Boston College, will play in the Frozen Four in Tampa Bay after the Eagles advanced with wins over Harvard (4-1) and Minnesota-Duluth (3-2) in the Northeast... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Saturday, March 26, 2016

The Conacher era at Canisius College has ended. Shane Conacher elected to forego his senior year and signed an Amateur Try Out contract with the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League. He is making his pro debut Saturday afternoon as the Marlies host St. John’s. Conacher recorded 106 points on 37 goals and... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Friday, March 18, 2016

COLUMBUS -- The University at Buffalo came out with a fast start, but Ohio State found its groove in transition and on the perimeter to earn the 88-69 win in the first round of the NCAA tournament at St. John's Arena Friday. Buffalo came out with no fear, attacking the rim and running its offense. An inside bucket from... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Friday, March 18, 2016

COLUMBUS -- The advice to her team is simple -- just play. When the University at Buffalo women's basketball takes to the court for its first ever NCAA tournament appearance Friday afternoon, all the pressure is on Ohio State. The Buckeyes, after all, are supposed to win. “We have nothing to lose," UB coach Felisha... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Thursday, March 17, 2016

COLUMBUS -- While Buffalo is celebrating its first trip to the NCAA women's basketball tournament, the Bulls are part of another first. It's the first time the Big 4 has two teams in the women's field. And that's kind of cool, especially for UB junior forward Cassie Oursler who played her high school ball at Grand... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Thursday, March 17, 2016

COLUMBUS -- Ohio State was hoping for a better entrance into the NCAA tournament. The Buckeyes had an impressive stretch midseason, winning 19 of 20 games, before hitting a bump in the road and dropping three of their last four games heading into Friday's first-round matchup against Buffalo in the first round of the... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Thursday, March 17, 2016

COLUMBUS -- The early practices at St. John Arena on the campus of Ohio State are complete as West Virginia and Princeton will meet in the noon first-round game Friday before the University at Buffalo and Buckeyes meet at 2:30. Last year, West Virginia went to the WNIT final, losing to UCLA, 62-60, in the championship... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Thursday, March 17, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- It's practices and press conferences for the University at Buffalo women's basketball team Thursday. The Bulls practice at 4:30 this afternoon at St. John Arena on the campus of Ohio State to prepare for tomorrow's first-round NCAA game against the Buckeyes. The team arrived in Ohio Wednesday... Read More

By Amy Moritz » Monday, March 14, 2016

When it takes you three games to get through the quarterfinals of your conference's postseason tournament, chances are it could cost you in the polls. That's what happened to Quinnipiac which fell from the top spot to No. 2 after needed three games to beat Cornell to advance in the ECAC tournament. North Dakota, which... 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.

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