Corning, NYCorning Evening Times

Colleges: NCAA men's lacrosse quarterfinals feature significant Corning flavor

Two players and a coach with ties to the Corning area will be central figures during this weekend's NCAA Division I men's lacrosse quarterfinals. Loyola University Maryland (10-5) is led in scoring by Corning-Painted Post graduate Aidan Olmstead and will face second-seeded Duke (13-2) in a quarterfinal at noon Sunday at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana.
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Elmira, NYCorning Evening Times

6 Twin Tiers graduates have moments to remember at the college level

Momentous swings, career-best times and unstoppable shots have highlighted spring sports for some athletes who initially made their names known at the high school level in the Elmira-Corning area. Here are some moments of note this spring from six faces familiar to Twin Tiers sports fans. Two big swings from...
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Alfred, NYObserver

One of Alfred’s best

ALFRED — When Jessica Wilcox’s senior season at Alfred University was cut short by the coronavirus pandemic last spring, the Pine Valley graduate wasn’t sure if she would take advantage of an extra year of eligibility granted by the NCAA. As a graduate student this year, Wilcox is back pitching...
Alfred, NYHornell Evening Tribune

Hornell's Harkenrider scores Rookie of the Week Award for Alfred University

ALFRED — The Alfred University women’s basketball team showcased another first-year student-athlete as Hornell product Leah Harkenrider became the second Saxon to win the Empire 8 Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week award as made official in an announcement by Associate Commissioner Joe Venniro on Monday. Harkenrider joins another former...
Alfred, NYThe Dansville Online

Rittenhouse named Empire 8 Rookie of the Week at AU

ALFRED — Alfred University freshman and Dansville native Grace Rittenhouse of the women’s basketball team was named the Empire 8 Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week, as made official in an announcement by Associate Commissioner Joe Venniro. Rittenhouse may have tied for a game-high 20 points at Keuka College, but...
Syracuse, NYFingerLakes1

Syracuse women’s basketball falls to Georgia Tech, 76-63 (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange women’s basketball team (9-4, 6-4 ACC) were unable to overcome the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (10-3, 8-2 ACC) as they lost 76-63 in Atlanta on Tuesday. Syracuse trailed by as many as 18 points in the contest but cut the lead to three early in the final quarter before Georgia Tech pulled away.
Alfred, NYTimes-Herald

Alfred State remembers longtime supporter Jon Shay

ALFRED — Alfred State is remembering the life of longtime supporter and friend of the college, Jon Shay, a well-known area humanitarian and businessman who passed away Monday at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville. “Alfred State is deeply saddened by the loss of Jon Shay, who has long been a...
Lawrenceville, PAMorning Times

Rider looks to extend streak vs Marist

Marist (7-5, 5-5) vs. Rider (3-10, 3-7) Alumni Gymnasium, Lawrenceville, New Jersey; Friday, 7 p.m. EST. BOTTOM LINE: Rider looks for its ninth straight win in the head-to-head series over Marist. In its last eight wins against the Red Foxes, Rider has won by an average of 10 points. Marist's last win in the series came on Feb. 23, 2016, a 71-58 victory.
Georgia StateMPNnow

Peach Bowl: Cincinnati vs. Georgia odds, picks and prediction

The No. 6 Cincinnati Bearcats (9-0) meet the No. 9 Georgia Bulldogs (7-2) New Year's Day in the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Kickoff is scheduled for noon ET. Below, we analyze Cincinnati-Georgia college football betting odds and lines, with picks and predictions. Rankings courtesy of the...
Belmont, NYTroy Record

Belmont looks to extend streak vs Murray State

Murray State (4-3, 1-1) vs. Belmont (8-1, 2-0) Curb Event Center, Nashville, Tennessee; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST. BOTTOM LINE: Belmont looks for its 15th straight conference win against Murray State. Belmont's last OVC loss came against the Austin Peay Governors 86-78 on Jan. 25. Murray State fell 74-70 at Austin Peay in its last outing.
Campbell, NYTroy Record

Winthrop looks for home win vs Campbell

Campbell (4-3, 0-0) vs. Winthrop (5-0, 2-0) Winthrop Coliseum, Rock Hill, South Carolina; Wednesday, 3 p.m. EST. BOTTOM LINE: Winthrop looks for its fifth straight win over Campbell at Winthrop Coliseum. The last victory for the Fighting Camels at Winthrop was a 90-83 win on Dec. 31, 2015. SUPER SENIORS:...