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Behrend falls in UVC quarterfinals

By | April 12, 2014 11:26 pm | 0 Comments


Penn State Behrend played in its third straight United Volleyball Conference Tournament on Saturday, but the Lions’ first winning season ended quickly in the quarterfinals. No. 2-seeded New Paltz ousted Penn State Behrend 3-0 in the UVC playoffs at Nazareth College in Rochester, N.Y. New Paltz (25-3) extended its win streak to seven straight matches with a 25-15, 25-15,… View Article

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Behrend to play in UVC playoffs Saturday

By | April 10, 2014 1:21 am | 0 Comments


The Penn State Behrend men’s volleyball team tied a program record with 15 wins this season. The Lions will attempt to add to that win total when they play in the United Volleyball Conference playoffs Saturday. The No. 7-seeded Lions (15-8, 5-6 UVC) will face No. 2 seed New Paltz (24-3, 6-2 UVC) in the quarterfinals… View Article

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Behrend’s Moffett-Pulliam a quad winner at Quad Meet

By | April 5, 2014 11:34 pm | 0 Comments


Malik Moffett-Pulliam is putting together an excellent freshman season for the Penn State Behrend track and field team. Moffett-Pulliam, a sprinter/jumper who graduated from Cathedral Prep, won three individual events and was part of the winning 400-meter relay team Saturday at the Carnegie Mellon Quad Meet. The Behrend men won the four-team meet. Moffett-Pulliam won the 100… View Article

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Behrend in search of new women’s basketball coach

By | March 29, 2014 1:01 am | 0 Comments


Filling Roz Fornari’s shoes won’t be an easy task for Penn State Behrend’s coaching search committee. Fornari announced her retirement Friday after 21 seasons and a 347-214 record. She is the winningest women’s basketball coach in program history. Fornari is a four-time AMCC coach of the year who led the Lions to five regular-season conference championships, three NCAA… View Article

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Former D-10 players help Behrend baseball team start strong

By | March 15, 2014 7:46 pm | 0 Comments


The Penn State Behrend baseball team went 6-2 during its recent spring break trip to Florida. The Lions (6-4) wrapped up their southern trip with a 7-2 loss to St. Scholastica on Saturday in Fort Pierce. The Lions had a five-game win streak on the trip. The Lions’ roster includes several former District 10 players,… View Article

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Behrend to practice at Michigan’s Crisler Arena before NCAAs

By | March 6, 2014 11:59 am | 0 Comments


It’s nice to have friends, or relatives, in high places. Penn State Behrend men’s basketball coach Dave Niland, whose team makes a 7-hour trip to Holland, Mich., to face Hope College in Friday’s opening round of the NCAA Division III tournament, has a scheduled stop halfway there in Ann Arbor Thursday evening to practice at… View Article

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4 Behrend players make all-AMCC basketball teams

By | March 6, 2014 1:05 am | 0 Comments


Central Tech graduate Keith Wallace was named AMCC co-defensive player of the year on Wednesday, and two other Penn State Behrend players were named to the all-conference teams. Nick DeLisio was named to the all-AMCC first-team. Wallace was joined on the second team by teammate Shane Skelly. DeLisio leads the Lions in scoring (13.0 ppg)… View Article

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Behrend Hope’s to upend team with deep tradition

By | March 4, 2014 6:50 pm | 0 Comments


Penn State Behrend makes its third NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament in four seasons, and have to go on the road again in facing Hope College (Mich.), a program steeped with tradition. The Lions won their second straight AMCC title and are 23-4 for the season, and the automatic bid earned them a spot… View Article

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4 Behrend water polo players earn academic honors

By | March 4, 2014 4:27 pm | 0 Comments


Four Penn State Behrend men’s water polo athletes were named to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches All-Academic Team on Tuesday. Victor Nguyen, Alex Chasar and Kyle Crossen were named to the Superior All-Academic team (grade-point average of 3.70-3.41). Ty Elder was named to the Excellent All-Academic team (GPA of 3.40-3.20). Elder, a sophomore… View Article

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Behrend men to face Hope College in NCAA D-III opener

By | March 4, 2014 3:11 pm | 0 Comments


Penn State Behrend will travel to Michigan for its NCAA opener Friday. The Lions’ men’s basketball team, fresh off an AMCC tournament championship game victory, earned an automatic bid to the Division III NCAA tourney and will play Hope College in the first round at Hope’s DeVos Fieldhouse in Holland, Mich., on March 7. Tip-off… View Article

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