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UB, Ball State have lost their way since 2008 - UB Football - The Buffalo News
At the University at Buffalo, a season that seemed to have a smidgen of championship potential has been rendered a disappointment. At Ball State, modest expectations have been subverted.

UB's talented defense has chance to make statement - UB Football - The Buffalo News
Game pits two true freshmen QBs from the football-rich state of Ohio. Alex Zordich took over as starter for UB seven games into the season, and Keith Wenning became the man for Ball State beginning with Game Three.

Bulls Lament Title Season on Eve of Rematch - The Spectrum - Sports
Toiling at the bottom of the Mid-American Conference this season, the Bulls (2-7, 1-4 MAC) have a chance to turn back the clock this week. With Ball State (3-7, 2-4 MAC) visiting Buffalo on Friday night, players that played for the Bulls in 2008 have been able to remember what it was like to play on a winning team.

Counter Intelligence: Buffalo " Over The Pylon
Time to reach across the aisle to our opponent this week and see what they think to be the critical components of the contest Friday night as Buffalo hosts the Ball State Cardinals.

Scouting Ball State - The Spectrum - Sports
This is Buffalo's first game against a team with a record below .500 since early October against Bowling Green. Seeing a weaker conference opponent will be good for the struggling Bulls, who have lost four straight games.

FIVE THINGS TO WATCH: Ball State football vs. Buffalo | | The Star Press
Tonight's game will feature two young quarterbacks with promising futures in the Mid-American Conference. Ball State's Keith Wenning has shown more of his big-play ability recently with 10 touchdown passes in the past four games. He's also displayed his inexperience by tossing three interceptions in each of the past three games. Buffalo QB Alex Zordich is the first true freshman to start for the Bulls since Drew Willy, who was on the Colts' practice squad most of last season, in 2005. In two games as a starter, Zordich had 392 passing yards and 120 rushing yards.

UB Basketball:

Scouting Navy - The Spectrum - Sports
Buffalo should get off to a quick start and use its defense to hold on to the lead and win its season opener.

Big 4 hoops has fallen into disrepair - Bucky Gleason - The Buffalo News
The Little Three evolved into the Big 4 with the University at Buffalo's climb into Division I sports. Bigger should be better, but the truth is the four teams have failed to maintain deep-seeded rivalries or build new ones that get our adrenaline pumping the way they once did. At some point, you wonder if their regional relationships are even relevant.

Other UB Sports:

Mike Unwin Selected to All-MAC Team - Buffalo Athletics
University at Buffalo men's soccer player Mike Unwin earned a spot on the All-Mid-American Conference team for the second consecutive season as the league announced its annual awards prior to the opening of the league championship tournament.

Bulls Dominate Fifth Set To Defeat Akron - Buffalo Athletics
The University at Buffalo volleyball team dominated the fifth set on Thursday night, defeating Akron on the road, 3-2, at Rhodes Arena. The win improves UB's record to 17-14, its most wins since 1997, and 5-10 in the MAC. The five conference wins, tie their mark from last season.

Phil Aronica Wins MAC Swimmer of the Week Award - Buffalo Athletics
University at Buffalo freshman Phil Aronica has been named the Mid-American Conference's Men's Swimmer of the Week. The league announced the award from its Cleveland headquarters late Wednesday.