The Bucknellian

Men's tennis shines

February 9, 2012

Cooper Mead '14 Contributing Writer The men’s tennis team dominated the Saint Francis Red Flash last Friday in Loretto, Pa., coming away with a 7-0 landslide victory in its first match of the season. Gregg Cohenca ’12 won in No. 1 singles 6-0, 7-5. Later, Cohenca and partner Evan Zimmer ’13 teamed up to secu...

Men's track sets record

February 9, 2012

Colin Fields Writer Tom Barr ’12 put on a huge performance in the shot put, breaking the old school record held by Tim Medlock ’10 by nearly a foot, as the men's track team picked up  a combined nine victories and set 19 top-10 school marks at Youngstown State last weekend. Barr’s toss of 5...

Bison Athlete of the Week: Corey Lear '13

February 3, 2012

By Chris McCree Sports Editor   Profile: Corey Lear Junior Hometown: Orangeville, Pa. Weight class: 165 lbs. Major: Computer Science   2011-12 Statistics: Overall: 12-6 Dual: 9-4 EIWA: 5-0 vs. ranked opp: 1-3 Fall: 4-1   Despite the team’s disappointing 23-13 home loss to r...

Former Bison Greg Schiano named Buccaneers head coach

January 31, 2012

By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer Former Orange and Blue linebacker and head football coach at Rutgers University Greg Schiano ’88 was hired last Thursday to fill the head coaching vacancy for the National Football League’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Schiano is the first University graduate to attain...

Super Bowl XLVI: the ultimate grudge match

January 26, 2012

By Alex Wagner Assistant Sports Editor When the New York Giants and the New England Patriots meet on Sunday in Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis for Super Bowl XLVI, the nation will look on as the familiar foes seek to settle an old score. For the NFC champion Giants, a trip back to the big game brings back fond mem...

The Bison's deep threat

January 26, 2012

By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer If you ever find yourself at Sojka Pavilion before a men’s basketball game, there is one thing you are guaranteed to see—guard Bryson Johnson ’13 crack one of his ear-to-ear grins. “I have always had fun playing basketball and it has been something that I have...

Cohen joins 1,000 point club

January 26, 2012

By Eric Brod Senior Writer Bryan Cohen ’12 is the man who the Bison men’s basketball team relies on on a nightly basis to shut down the opposing team’s top player. Whether it’s Lehigh’s C.J. McCollum or the UConn Huskies’ all-purpose guard Kemba Walker, Cohen has always responded with ten...

Bison Athlete of the Week: Andrew Powell '12

January 26, 2012

By Chris McCree Sports Editor   Profile: Andrew Powell Senior Jumps/Multi Hometown: Charlton, Mass. Major: Accounting Statistics: Heptathlon - Total points- 5,049 60 - 7.40 Long Jump - 22-6.25 Shot Put - 35-1.75 High Jump - 6-6 60 Hurdles - 8.58 Pole Vault - 12-9.5 1000 - 2:48.68   During the final day of t...

Austin Miller '15 emerges as dominant force

January 26, 2012

By Andrew Lichtenauer Staff Writer Austin Miller ’15 has been a force to be reckoned with for the men’s wrestling team this season. The rookie has the most wins of any Bison wrestler (16-10), going 10-6 in duals and 3-0 in the EIWA duals.  Of his 16 wins so far this season, Miller's most notab...

Bison prepare for Patriots

January 26, 2012

By Scott Padula Writer The men’s swimming and diving team closed its regular season with two individual first-place finishes at the Navy Invitational last Saturday in Annapolis, Md. The unscored meet featured a host of Patriot League rivals including the host Midshipmen, American and Lafayette, as we...

Wrestling falls to two ranked opponents

January 26, 2012

By Andrew Arnao Writer The wrestling team opened last weekend with a 27-9 win over George Mason but faltered in its matches against nationally-ranked Oklahoma State and Binghamton by scores of 35-6 and 36-6, respectively. The Orange and Blue are now 3-13 on the year. The Bison were slow out of the ...

Men's track dominates

January 26, 2012

By Cooper Mead Contributing Writer The men’s track and field team impressed at the Bison Open & Multi last weekend. The team posted record-setting numbers throughout the meet including a monumental performance by Andrew Powell ’12 who set a school record in the heptathlon, becoming the first Biso...

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