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Colonials improve to 3-0 in NEC with blowout road victory

Velton Jones had 14 points, 7 assists and 4 steals to lead Robert Morris to an 84-53 runaway win over Bryant in Rhode Island on Thursday night

01/05/2012 - 22:51
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Velton Jones scored 17 points and Coron Williams 14 as Robert Morris beat a good Ohio team—whose only previous loss was by 5 points to No. 7 Louisville—in Athens 70-67 Monday night. The Colonials improved to 11-4 on the season with the impressive road win.

The Colonials shot a season-high 53.2 percent (25-for-47) and held on in the final minute of regulation to post the win.

01/03/2012 - 00:33
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Robert Morris couldn't get anything going offensively and shot just 23.2% from the field in a 64-47 loss on the road in Memphis. Will Barton led the Tigers with 27 points and 13 rebounds. Lucky Jones was the only Colonial to crack double-digits and scored a team-high 10 points.

Memphis, Tenn.

12/29/2011 - 23:06
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Colonials collect 10th win at earliest point ever in a season

With the game tied and the clock winding to zero, redshirt sophomore Coron Williams (M

12/22/2011 - 23:50
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Velton Jones scored 18 points and Lucky Jones added 16 and 9 boards as Robert Morris continued their torrid start with a 64-54 win over Hampton in Coraopolis Tuesday night.

Robert Morris closed out a three-game homestand Tuesday night at the Charles L.

12/20/2011 - 23:31
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Velton Jones scored 11 points in the final 12 minutes to key a Robert Morris 30-14 run as the Colonials rallied to beat Louisiana-Lafayette 72-64 at the Sewall Center on Saturday night.

The Colonials used a 20-5 run to turn an eight-point deficit into a seven-point lead in the second half of a 74-62 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette Saturday at the Charles L.

12/17/2011 - 23:09
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Colonials fall 62-58 at home

Trevon Harmon tied his career high with 24 points, helping Cleveland State rally to overtake Robert Morris and then hold on for a 62-58 win on

12/09/2011 - 00:24
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Lijah Thompson had a steal, hit two free throws and drained a lay-up in the final two minutes to give Robert Morris the lead, and the Colonials hit three free throws in the final 10 seconds to pull the upset over Duquesne, 64-60, at the A.J. Palumbo Center Tuesday night.

Thompson scored a game-high 17 points as RMU used a game-closing 7-2 run to pull away for the win.

12/07/2011 - 01:25
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Freshman forward honored after averaging 12.0 points, 6.5 rebounds last week

Moon Township, Pa. - Dec. 5, 2011 - Freshman forward Lucky Jones (Newark, N.J. / St.

12/05/2011 - 18:46
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Colonials start season 2-0 in the NEC

Lucky Jones had 15 points to lead four double-figure scorers for Robert Morris, which used an imposing early run to cruise past Monmouth (N.J.) 6

12/03/2011 - 23:33
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I was in a minor league press box in Charlotte, NC, last month, taking in one of Gregory Polanco’s final triple-A games. A colleague, upon learning I was from Pittsburgh, approached me with a question.
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The season is nearing the halfway point and the Pirates are still treading water. After falling a season-high eight games under .500 in early May, the team has actually posted the best record in the National League since May 6.
Feature TwoNorth Shore Notes
Steve Blass was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1960 and made his major league debut in 1964. From 1968 through 1972, Blass was one of the National League’s best pitchers.
Feature ThreeNorth Shore NotesTop Story
It’s an odd thought for Sterling Jenkins. It’s still a year away, but after he finishes his senior year at Baldwin High School, he’ll be playing college football at Penn State.
Feature FourHigh SchoolPenn State
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In Dr. Pat Farabaugh’s book “An Unbreakable Bond,” he tells the unedited story of Pittsburgh native and St. Francis (PA) grad Maurice Stokes and his NBA teammate, fellow Pittsburgher Jack Twyman.
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When Pittsburgh canine officer Rocco died in the line of duty in January, Chris Benson of Benstonium.com created a design to pay tribute to the fallen officer. When The Black N Gold Girls shared his design on Facebook, their followers decided to help.
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The NHL handed out their annual awards at the end of June, and the Penguins' Sidney Crosby captured a hat trick, securing the Hart Trophy (MVP), Art Ross Trophy (scoring champ) and the Ted Lindsay Award (MVP as voted by the players).
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Pittsburgh is city full of sports heroes and legendary figures. The list of Pittsburgh sports legends is long, but it begins with the following four men.
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