Mercyhurst women’s basketball preview part one (video)

   October 31, 2011 1:43 pm

Mercyhurst College is producing video previews of its basketball teams, starting with today’s look at the guards on the women’s squad: Women Guards from Mercyhurst SID on Vimeo.

Slippery Rock punches ticket to PSAC title game…

   October 29, 2011 7:01 pm

Slippery Rock earned a spot in the PSAC title game after edging Mercyhurst College, 28-21, today at home. The No. 18-ranked Rock (8-1, 6-0) will close out PSAC West play next week at Gannon (3-6, 2-4), which lost at Clarion (2-7, 2-4) by the same score today. The irony of it all is the Rock…

PSAC preseason basketball practice photo galleries

   October 26, 2011 9:47 am

Erie Times-News photographers are making the rounds of preseason basketball practices at the Erie-area PSAC-member gyms. Check out a few here, and watch for more to come. Gannon men Edinboro men Gannon women Mercyhurst College women    

Lakers fall in OT, 32-26…

   October 22, 2011 7:05 pm

Mercyhurst College has now lost its last four games after falling in overtime, 32-26, at California (Pa.) today. In a game that had missed PATs, blocked kicks, the biggest play seems to have happened in overtime when Mercyhurst third-year sophomore quarterback Anthony Vendemia threw an interception in the end zone on a 1st-and-10 play from…

Q&A: Andre Henderson talks big plays, his return and new coach…

   October 22, 2011 2:08 am

In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing area college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Indiana (Pa.) senior strong safety Andre Henderson to talk about several topics. A Strong Vincent graduate, Henderson has returned from a serious right arm injury that cost him the 2010 season and is having a…

Reynolds on IUP: “They like to play after the whistle.”

   October 21, 2011 10:01 pm

When Gannon straps it up for Saturday’s 1 p.m. PSAC West game at Indiana (Pa.), junior right tackle Tim Reynolds said the Knights can’t play the Crimson Hawks’  “game.” “They like to play after the whistle,” That can get us in trouble. Got me in trouble last week (against Lock Haven). I think that’s the…

Despite losses, Kennedy keeps coming…

   October 15, 2011 5:33 pm

Trevor Kennedy slapped the ground after catching a 26-yard pass a yard short of the end zone on the game’s final play today. He’s hurting. The Mercyhurst College senior receiver has caught 13 touchdowns this season, but the Lakers (3-4, 1-3 PSAC West) lost their third straight game, 30-20, to Edinboro today at Tullio Field….

Q&A: Steve Reinhardt talks losing skid, losing hair and roommates…

   October 14, 2011 1:46 am

In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing local college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Mercyhurst College sophomore center Steve Reinhardt to talk about several topics. An Bradford graduate, Reinhardt started in the 12 games he played for the Lakers as a redshirt freshman to help Mercyhurst win the 2010…

Relive last year’s Mercyhurst College-Edinboro classic…

   October 14, 2011 1:03 am

Last season, Mercyhurst beat Edinboro in overtime 22-21 at Sox Harrison Stadium on a two-point conversion pass from Travis Rearick to Trevor Kennedy. It was a tremendous finish to an incredible game. Here are links to the first and second half/overtime of that game in Edinboro. Image Sports did the broadcast. FYI. Hit the pause…

Gannon freshman QB Tapscott misses California (Pa.) game…

   October 8, 2011 9:07 pm

Gannon was without redshirt freshman Daniel Tapscott for today’s PSAC West game at No. 15-ranked California (Pa.). The Knights (2-4, 1-2) lost, 33-6, to the Vulcans (5-1, 3-0). Tapscott was coming off a three-touchdown performance in last week’s 30-27 win at rival Mercyhurst College, but during that game, he took a hit on his right…