No. 98 Buffalo Bulls (4-8) Coach Jeff Quinn (fourth season, 9-27 at Buffalo, 10-28 overall)Returning Starters: 19, 9 offense, 8 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 126 This could be the year the Bulls finally get over the hump and have a winning season. It could also be a make-or-break season for Quinn, whose teams have steadily improved since he took over in 2010. The Bulls...
Khalil Mack comes into the 2013 season as one of the top linebackers (photo, UB athletics)
Senior linebacker at The University at Buffalo, Khalil Mack has been named a third-team Preseason All-American by Phil Steele on Wednesday morning becoming one of two Mid American Conference players to be named to the team.
Mack (Fort Pierce FL), who decided to return to UB for his senior season...
The Buffalo Bulls are trying to leave their mark on the New York basketball market with this recently unveiled new court design.
2012 Record: 4-8 (3-5 in MAC)
Head Coach: Jeff Quinn (Fourth Year at Buffalo, 10-28 All-Time)
Last Bowl Game: 2009 International Bowl: Lost to UConn 38-20
Stadium: University at Buffalo Stadium Stadium in Amherst, NY (capacity = 29,013)
Home Field Advantage: ranked 40th out of 55 mid-major teams
Buffalo, NY - The spring game for college football teams are supposed to be played in warmer weather. Hence the “spring” name in front.
Many players probably thought it was the winter game after the conditions they faced Saturday afternoon. With snow flurries and temperatures in the mid 30′s, the Bulls still showed signs of progress as the Blue team took down the White...
Jeff Quinn was given a contract extension this off-season (photo Buffalo.com)
Buffalo, NY - There is still over four months until the college football season begins but UB held their first spring scrimmage Saturday at UB Stadium.
The scrimmage started at 10:15 am and lasted about two hours. During the action, talents of players such as Branden Oliver and Joe Licata were on display...
It looks like New Jersey's own, Bobby Hurley, is headed to upstate New York to take over the men's basketball program at Buffalo. A press conference late Tuesday announced Hurley's first head coaching job would be at the university, after three seasons as an assistant at Wagner, then Rhode Island for his brother Dan, according to ESPN.
Hurley will replace Reggie Witherspoon...
Javon McCrea recorded a double-double, Buffalo shot nearly 56 percent from the field and survived turning the ball over 17 times in a 72-52 victory for the Bulls on Wednesday night over Milwaukee.
McCrea led Buffalo (3-7) with a game-high 31 points on 15-of-19 shooting and pulled 11 rebounds. The Bulls were 33 of 59 from the field, shooting at a 55.9 percent clip and the defense...
Via AP on Fox
December 05, 2012
University at Buffalo football coach Jeff Quinn has agreed in principal to a five-year contract extension that locks him up through 2017.
The deal was announced Wednesday, two days before the Bulls (4-7, 3-4 Mid-American Conference) close their season at Bowling Green. Buffalo has shown improvement in its third season under Quinn, after going a combined 5-19 the previous two years...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2012
Buffalo Bulls' quarterback Alex Zordich connected with wide receiver Alex Neutz for a Hail Mary touchdown last night against Kent State.
Yeah, that was about it. State won, 23-7.
Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
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While spending my Wednesday night watching MAC football (that is right I spend my Wednesdays watching Mid-American Conference football), I happened to catch an amazing Hail Mary pass by the Buffalo Bulls right before half. Rarely do Hail Mary plays work, so when they do it is something every one should watch. Even if it is the Buffalo against Kent State, a Hail Mary is still an amazing...
Branden Oliver rushed for 238 yards and Alex Zordich threw four touchdown passes as Buffalo rolled to a 56-34 victory over Morgan State on Saturday night.
Oliver had first-half scoring runs of 1 and 3 yards among his 25 carries and broke his own record for most rushing yards for the Bulls (1-1) since they moved to the Football Bowl Subdivision in 1999.
Zordich completed 16 of 21...
Via AP on Fox
September 08, 2012
University at Buffalo star linebacker Khalil Mack has been suspended indefinitely for violating an unspecified team policy.
Mack's suspension began Saturday, when he missed a team scrimmage.
The junior is coming off a season in which he led the Bulls with 5 1/2 sacks, 20 1/2 tackles for a loss and five forced fumbles to earn first-team Mid-American Conference honors.
Via AP on Fox
August 21, 2012
At Saturday’s scrimmage, UB football coach Jeff Quinn named quarterback Alex Zordich as the Bulls starting quarterback heading into the 2012 season.
Zordich, a junior had been competing with redshirt freshman Joe Licata for the spot but had an edge in experience having started part of his freshman year.
In his career, Zordich is 44-106 for 469 yards, one touchdown and six interceptions...
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UB Bulls quarterback Joe Licata hopes to hear his named called by Jeff Quinn on September 1st when the Bulls take on Georgia.
The start of the regular season is only 20 days away for the UB Bulls and the team has yet to decide who their starting quarterback will be.
After 5 days of practice, both Alex Zordich and Joe Licata have gone all out hoping that they will eventually get the...