By @C_Cappella One of my first and most meaningful impressions of the 2020-21 Robert Morris basketball team was the ability for every player on the roster to contribute at a high level. That’s not always the case, even with veteran … Continue reading Does RMU have the backcourt of its future already on the roster?
By @C_Cappella An inconsistent showing with Robert Morris’ backcourt limited the Colonials last weekend at UIC, the program’s first showing in two weeks since a third shutdown due to COVID-19. The Colonials’ production from the backcourt – namely a combined … Continue reading In need of consistency, Robert Morris gets feast-or-famine guard play
By @C_Cappella College basketball in the year of COVID-19 has brought cancellations, no fans in the stands, teams deciding to sit out an entire season, a free year of eligibility and one more unexpected surprise: an early start to the … Continue reading Khaliel Spear’s eligibility shakes up RMU’s frontcourt outlook
By @C_Cappella Before getting started, I first wanted to say I hope everyone is remaining safe and had a fun, healthy holiday season. If you didn’t already know, I’m also contributing to Horizon Roundtable. You can read my thoughts on … Continue reading Disappointing defense hampering Robert Morris in early season action
By @C_Cappella It’s Dec. 5, which means Robert Morris’ basketball season unexpectedly tips off tonight at 6 p.m. against NAIA Point Park University. A lot has happened in the past few weeks that I think is worth touching on before … Continue reading Colonial notebook: What to watch for as the season tips off
By @C_Cappella Looking for some news to bum you out to start your day? It’s not hard to find these days. Robert Morris’ basketball program will pause basketball-related activities due to COVID-19, per Jon Rothstein. The Colonials, who were just … Continue reading What RMU’s COVID-19 shutdown means moving forward
By @C_Cappella Believe it or not, Robert Morris opens its basketball season in two weeks. Two weeks! There will obviously be a lot to adjust to. Empty arenas will be the norm for the majority of games across the country. … Continue reading How RMU’s frontcourt will determine its style of play
By @C_Cappella According to Jon Rothstein, Robert Morris’ jump from the NEC to the Horizon League is inevitable. Sources: Members of the NEC are expecting Robert Morris to officially join the Horizon League for the 20-21 season. Official announcement expected … Continue reading Scattered thoughts: Robert Morris leaving for the Horizon League
By @C_Cappella Is Robert Morris leaving the NEC? It may become a reality soon, according to Jon Rothstein. Sources: Robert Morris has emerged as a potential candidate to join the Horizon League. A final decision is expected at some point … Continue reading Is conference realignment on the Horizon for Robert Morris?
Before I get into my deep dive on all things RMU basketball, I would be remiss not to mention how RMU was robbed of playing on College Basketball’s biggest stage due to the Covid-19 outbreak. I urge each reader to … Continue reading 2020 Off-season Primer