ST. BONAVENTURE — It opened the spring recruiting season with a splash.
ST. BONAVENTURE — Less than a month before it’s scheduled to return to campus, the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball roster is now virtually set.
We’d seen this in spurts as the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team, bridging these very players, made its ascent from surprise Atlantic 10 Tournament champion, to NCAA contender, to top of the A-10 mountain.
It’s one of the many mantras used by Mark Schmidt during the course of a St. Bonaventure men’s basketball season.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team spent the early stages of the offseason retooling its bench and building for the future.
OLEAN — The clock struck noon on an otherwise uneventful Thursday, July 1.
ST. BONAVENTURE – Not long ago, it would have been the biggest story, by a wide margin, of the summer.
ST. BONAVENTURE – The 2021-22 Atlantic 10 women’s basketball schedule pairings were announced in a release by conference officials last week. This season marks the return to a 16-game conference slate after playing an 18-game schedule last year.
ST. BONAVENTURE – This upcoming basketball season, members of the St. Bonaventure Athletics Department look forward to welcoming back Bonnies fans to the Reilly Center. When fans return, they’ll be greeted with some new amenities once summer construction projects at The RC are complete.
Last June, after months of buildup, its banked-on debut was put on hold.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team hasn’t been averse to opening its season against a rival.
ST. BONAVENTURE – It was the hope among St. Bonaventure basketball fans since the day his fellow countryman signed.
ST. BONAVENTURE – Long before the pool, Linton Brown arrived at his decision in the weight room.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The photo first began to materialize last weekend, appearing on personal social media pages before quickly finding its way into the St. Bonaventure fandom forefront.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team has done its part to set a schedule in accordance with its sky-high expectations for next season.
(Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on St. Bonaventure basketball great George Carter, for whom a proper burial and memorial service took place this morning following his death in November at age 76 from throat cancer. Today: Looking back on Carter’s outstanding athletic …
ST. BONAVENTURE – The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team has mostly done a commendable job of strengthening its non-conference schedule in years it expects to compete for the NCAA Tournament.
(Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on St. Bonaventure basketball great George Carter, for whom a proper burial and memorial service will take place tomorrow following his death in November at age 76 from throat cancer. Today: How the Bona family was able to bring Carter b…
ST. BONAVENTURE — Barb Questa has been named interim Director of Athletics at St. Bonaventure University, Dr. Joseph Zimmer, acting president, announced Tuesday.
ST. BONAVENTURE — It sent a shockwave through a fan base that, to this point, had still been reveling in a seemingly formidable recruiting class and the prospect of having a Top 25 team in the country.
It’s the type of stage that not once, but three times evaded it last season.
ST. BONAVENTURE — St. Bonaventure women’s basketball coach Jesse Fleming has announced the signing of Nikki Oppenheimer to an Athletic Grant-In-Aid for the 2021-22 season.
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. – The St. Bonaventure men’s lacrosse team held a one-goal lead after an impressive first 15 minutes, but Monmouth dominated the final three quarters en route to a 12-5 victory on Wednesday afternoon in the MAAC Championship semifinals.
ST. BONAVENTURE — By Sunday night, the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team’s backcourt consisted of three returning standout starters, a Wake Forest transfer and one of the top shooters from the junior college ranks.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The last time there was quite this much buzz over a recruit, the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team won those sweepstakes, landing current star big man Osun Osunniyi.
ORLANDO – St. Bonaventure wrapped up the Atlantic 10 Championship by finishing eighth Sunday at the Reunion Resort Nicklaus Course.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The St. Bonaventure men’s lacrosse team keeps collecting firsts.
ST. BONAVENTURE — Ryan Swanson was admittedly hesitant about scheduling this match.
OLEAN – On their way back from the Coaches vs. Cancer golf outing last year at Orchard Park’s Harvest Hill, Bartlett Country Club president Frank Higgins had a suggestion for St. Bonaventure basketball coach Mark Schmidt.
ST. BONAVENTURE — The foundation, of course, is the same.
LEWISTON — The Little Three Golf Championship was a bit different this year. The postponement of fall schedules shifted the event from its traditional home in September or October to mid-April and the format was a single 18-hole round in the 67th edition of the battle between Western New Yor…
ST. BONAVENTURE – St. Bonaventure women’s basketball coach Jesse Fleming has announced the addition of three student-athletes who have signed National Letters of Intent for the 2021-22 season.
For years, the stranglehold held by the NCAA over its Division I athletes has been concerning.
ST. BONAVENTURE — In the course of retooling for next season and beyond, the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team made a splash in the transfer portal, adding a pair of former ACC players.
ST. BONAVENTURE — By the time the final horn sounded in its 74-65 triumph over VCU in the Atlantic 10 Tournament championship, this much was starting to seem true of the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team:
ST. BONAVENTURE -- On the surface, he has the look of an enforcer.
ST. BONAVENTURE — It was the most glaring need for an otherwise established St. Bonaventure men’s basketball lineup: A big, bruising power forward who could both provide some interior depth and help relieve some of the pressure on Osun Osunniyi inside.
ST. BONAVENTURE — Mark Schmidt, mostly out of necessity, has always embraced traveling outside of traditional bounds in recruiting.
ST. BONAVENTURE — Mark Schmidt figured to have his work cut out for him.
It was, thankfully, only a footnote to perhaps the biggest news from the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament.
ST. BONAVENTURE — Jaren Holmes had alluded to its potential in a heartfelt postgame tribute on Saturday.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — In the moment, as it disappeared into the tunnel area of the visiting locker room inside Indiana’s Assembly Hall, the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team was inconsolable.
The day after St. Bonaventure won the Atlantic 10 Tournament over Virginia Commonwealth at Dayton and later that afternoon earned a No. 9 seed in the East Regional of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, an enlightening experience unfolded.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — He typically isn’t very forthcoming about injury information or just how much it’s hurt not having some of his star players in the lineup over the years.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- In the final weeks of this remarkable, surreal run, its moments together had almost always ended with wide smiles.
ST. BONAVENTURE — Their story began, in earnest, in a locker room at Connecticut College on March 8, 2018.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — In the grand scheme, it’s about the experience.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Kyle Lofton shot a knowing glance to his left before covering his mouth and attempting to stifle a laugh.
Pete Thamel thinks St. Bonaventure was short-changed.
ST. BONAVENTURE — On its first gameday of the season, the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team left the floor with slumped shoulders and long faces, the only sound coming from the low hum of the lights inside an empty Reilly Center.