Buffalo Rumors & News

  • UB signs basketball coach Nate Oats to 5-year contract

    Buffalo News "The University at Buffalo and head men's basketball coach Nate Oats have agreed on a new five-year contract, UB Director of Athletics Allen Greene announced. The new deal extends through the 2020-21 season. Oats took UB to a second-straight Mid-American Conference championship and an NCAA..." May 19

  • Rodriguez, McClellan lift Hurricanes

    The Sports Xchange "PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Jim Larranaga's leaders stepped up when Miami needed it most Thursday. Angel Rodriguez tallied a season-high 24 points -- one off his career high -- and Sheldon McClellan added 20 to lead the third-seeded Hurricanes past 14th-seeded Buffalo 79-72 in the first round of the..." March 17

  • Justin Moss, the reigning MAC POY, dismissed from Buffalo hoops team

    CBS Sports "Buffalo senior Justin Moss, the reigning MAC Player of the Year, has been dismissed from the Bulls basketball program, the school acknowledged Monday afternoon. Moss is also not enrolled in classes this semester. The dismissal stems from an incident in June -- when Moss and fellow players..." August 25

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    Jeff Goodman @GoodmanESPN

    Buffalo star Justin Moss has been dismissed from school, sources told ESPN. Brutal blow to Bulls NCAA chances this year.

  • UB’s Moss, two basketball teammates, in limbo following theft

    Buffalo News "The status of University at Buffalo star basketball player Justin Moss is uncertain in the wake of his involvement in an on-campus theft. Moss and fellow UB basketball players Raheem Johnson and Mory Diane were caught in June stealing money – a total of $650 – from the dorm room of two other..." August 11

  • ASU men's basketball lands Buffalo transfer Torian Graham

    The State Press "Graham, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard, will likely sit out a year in 2015-16 and will have one year of eligibility remaining. Graham, who was originally recruited by Herb Sendek's staff at ASU out of high school, was the No. 12-ranked shooting guard in the country and a four-star prospect by Rivals..." June 03

  • Shannon Evans commits to Arizona State basketball

    Arizona Republic "Former Buffalo guard Shannon Evans will follow his college head coach to Arizona State. Evans, who was visiting new ASU coach Bobby Hurley on campus this weekend, will join the Sun Devils. Hurley was hired April 9 to be the next Sun Devils head coach after spending two seasons with the same..." April 27

  • Buffalo hires Nate Oats to replace Bobby Hurley as basketball coach

    CBS Sports "Buffalo assistant Nate Oats wil be the Bulls' next head coach. The school announced the development early Saturday morning. "After hours of conversations with Nate, it became very clear to me that the best candidate to lead our ... team was already on campus," said Buffalo AD Danny White...." April 12

  • Arizona State hires former Duke player, Buffalo coach Bobby Hurley

    CBS Sports "Duke icon and Buffalo coach Bobby Hurley has reached an agreement in principle to become the next head coach at Arizona State, a source told CBSSports.com on Thursday. A formal announcement is expected soon. Multiple sources told CBSSports.com on Wednesday that Hurley had emerged as a..." April 09

  • UB reaches agreement in principle on new contract with Bobby Hurley

    Buffalo News "The University at Buffalo has reached a verbal agreement in principle to renegotiate the contract of Bobby Hurley and make him the highest-paid men's basketball coach in the Mid-American Conference, sources have told The News. No deal has been signed. ESPN reports that an interview that is..." March 25

  • Bobby Hurley reportedly front-runner for DePaul job

    Larry Brown Sports "Bobby Hurley has only been a college basketball head coach for two seasons, but that may be enough to convince a big program to hire him. According to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, Hurley is the front-runner for the DePaul job. DePaul is looking for a new head coach after firing Oliver Purnell two..." March 25

  • Justin Moss flourishing at Buffalo despite serious heart condition

    CBS Sports "It was during his freshman year of college, after a physical uncovered a serious heart condition, that Justin Moss was told he could theoretically become the next Hank Gathers. Only problem? Justin Moss had never heard of Hank Gathers. So the news didn't register the way you might..." February 03

  • Buffalo landed former top 100 recruit on Wednesday

    College Basketball Talk "Torian Graham committed to his third school on Christmas Eve. The former N.C. State commit and Houston guard decided to transfer to Buffalo on Wednesday afternoon, according to Jeff Goodman of ESPN. Graham left the Houston program on Nov. 17, days after the Cougars’ 77-74 season-opening win..." December 29

  • Inclement weather leads to postponement of Montana State’s game at Buffalo

    College Basketball Talk "The first major snowstorm of the 2014-15 college basketball season has impacted the travel of some teams, most notably the Niagara women’s team that wound up stranded for nearly 24 hours earlier this week. Thursday afternoon it was announced that a game scheduled for Friday has been postponed as a..." November 21

  • UB announces contract extension for Bobby Hurley

    Buffalo News "The University at Buffalo is doing its best to keep high-profile men's basketball coach Bobby Hurley in the fold for as long as possible. UB announced a contract extension today for Hurley that runs through the 2018-2019 season. The deal is a one-year extension. Hurley's original contract,..." September 04

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08