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Talking Bull: Mack is Back!

But not for the big game:

Mack is back for UB but will sit out opener - UB Football - The Buffalo News
University at Buffalo junior linebacker Khalil Mack has been suspended for next week's season opener at Georgia but has been reinstated to the football team, the school announced Friday.

Even with Mack winning against Georgia is a one in a thousand proposition but without him the defense will find it that much harder to make the big plays needed for such an epic upset.

UB Men's Soccer ties the Griffs

Bulls Draw Even at Canisius in Season Opener - Buffalo Athletics
Playing in front of a crowd of over 1500, the Buffalo men's soccer team opened up its season Friday evening at Demske Sports Complex with a heated rivalry match against Canisius. After allowing an early goal to the Griffs, the Bulls evened the score on a Richard Craven goal in the 31st minute equalized it. The team's played to a 1-1 tie after a pair of overtime periods.

Buffalo volleyball opens up

Bulls Split Season-Opening Day At UB Invitational - Buffalo Athletics
The University at Buffalo volleyball team began its 2012 campaign on Friday, splitting its two matches on the opening day of the UB Invitational. The Bulls defeated Canisius in their opener, 3-1, before falling to San Jose St. in the nightcap by the same score. For Buffalo, today's action was the first for its six-member freshman class.

So how has UB Basketball played over the past 50 years

Conference breakdowns for 50 in 50 rankings - ESPN - T-256. Buffalo

That puts us just ahead of Canisius and way behind Niagara. Here is the methodology:

Introducing the 50 in 50 series - College Basketball Nation Blog - ESPN
How does one even begin to objectively rank the most successful college basketball programs of the past half-century?