Juniors Miranda Podlas and UB Female Athlete of the Week Tanvi Shah Celebrate during their doubles match. - http://cdn77.psbin.com/img/mw=800/mh=600/cr=n/d=mhnxz/3fqccqemsy3wix87.jpg; buffalobulls.com
Not a great week for UB, but there were some bright spots...to the chart:
|Wrestling||1-8, 1-3 MAC||Lost to Kent State 22-19|
|Men's Swimming||4-3, 1-1 MAC||Defeated St. Bonaventure, 159-135|
|Men's Indoor Track and Field||-||At Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup, placed 9th of 12|
|Women's Indoor Track and Field||-||At Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup, placed 7th of 13|
|Women's Basketball||7-14, 5-3 MAC||Defeated Miami, 78-70
|Lost to Akron, 75-57
|Women's Swimming||6-3, 2-2 MAC||Defeated St. Bonaventure, 177-111|
|Men's Tennis||2-1||Lost to Penn, 6-1|
|Women's Tennis||3-0||Defeated WVU, 6-1|
Mark Lewandowski improves to 26-6 and is the #12 wrestler in the nation. UB however cannot finish after an early lead and falls to Kent State.
The Buffalo wrestling team won five of the first six matches against Mid-American Conference rival Kent State Sunday afternoon in Alumni Arena, but four straight bonus-point wins allowed the Flashes come back for a 22-19 win.
Swimming & Diving
Billy Patrum earns 3 first-place finishes for the men while Spencer Rodriguez, Kelsay Barbour, Karly Moore and Ava Giachino each won twice for the women.
The University at Buffalo men's and women's swimming and diving teams sent out the 2013 senior class on a winning note Saturday afternoon as the Bulls swept Big Four rival St. Bonaventure at Alumni Arena Natatorium in the final dual meet of the year. The Bulls defeated the Bonnies, 159-135, in the men's meet. The UB women knocked off the Bonnies, 177-111. It was the fifth straight win by the Bulls in both all-time series.
Big win over Miami, devastating loss to Akron.
Balanced Scoring Leads Buffalo to 78-70 Victory at Miami (OH)
The University at Buffalo women's basketball team had six players score eight or more points and overcame a 13-point first half deficit as the Bulls defeated Miami (OH), 78-70, on Thursday afternoon at Millett Hall.
UB Women's Basketball is 5-2 in MAC, already surpassing the MAC win totals from last year and 2009-10. As this year's best basketball program in the department, I think it's time we get to know the 2012-13 Bulls.
Despite taking an early lead in the second half on Saturday afternoon, the University at Buffalo women's basketball team was outscored 38-23 over the final 20 minutes of play, as Akron defeated Buffalo, 75-57.
Damien David and Akhil Mehta win doubles match, but UB is no match for Penn.
The University at Buffalo men's tennis team dropped a 6-1 decision to the University of Pennsylvania on Sunday afternoon at the Levy Tennis Pavilion. The Bulls are 2-1 in spring play.
Stays undefeated with "Big" win over West Virginia.
Bulls Dominate Big 12 Member West Virginia, 6-1
The University at Buffalo women's tennis team improved to a perfect 3-0 on the season with a 6-1 victory over West Virginia on Sunday afternoon at the Miller Tennis Center. The victory was UB's second straight over a BCS conference school and its first ever win over a school from the Big 12.
Track and Field
Jonathan Jones and Brooklynn Ventura led the Bulls at Penn State
Jones Wins Men's Shot Put; Ventura Sets Women's Hurdles Mark at Penn State
The University at Buffalo men's and women's indoor track and field teams were in action Saturday at Penn State's Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup. In the scored meets, the UB men placed ninth of 12 teams with 38 points while the women were seventh in a 13-team field with 49 points.