UB Bulls fans remained hopeful that the men’s basketball
team would squeeze out a victory over West Virginia in the NCAA
Tournament on Friday. While they didn’t get the result they
wanted, UB supporters were proud of how the team played.
Tarik Phillip hit a 3-pointer with 28 seconds left while the
shot clock was winding down to add the clinching points as
fifth-seeded West Virginia held off No. 12 UB, 68-62, in their NCAA
The UB women's basketball team made its first appearance in the
Women's National Invitation Tournament yesterday, but lost a battle
with host West Virginia, 81-64, thanks to a hot-shooting first half
by the Mountaineers.
UB’s Signature Series, which honors the university’s
legacy of distinction and innovation in arts and letters, this year
will celebrate the award-winning career of Tony Award nominee and
UB faculty member Stephen McKinley Henderson.