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Minutes after Eric Rupp walked off the football field at SUNY Brockport after his Lancaster Legends earned perhaps their biggest win in program history, the second-year coach checked out his phone and noticed the wave of text messages waiting to be r…

Minutes after Eric Rupp walked off the football field at SUNY Brockport after his Lancaster Legends earned perhaps their biggest win in program history, the second-year coach checked out his phone and noticed the wave of text messages waiting to be r…

NFL analyst: Bills changed QB because they think Peterman gives them better chance to win Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Charlie Weis, who won four Super Bowls as an assistant with the New England Patriots, took what seems to be a contrarian view among the national media on the Bills' decision to switch from Tyrod Taylor to Nathan Peterman. Speaking on Sirius XM NFL…

NFL analyst: Bills changed QB because they think Peterman gives them better chance to win Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Charlie Weis, who won four Super Bowls as an assistant with the New England Patriots, took what seems to be a contrarian view among the national media on the Bills' decision to switch from Tyrod Taylor to Nathan Peterman. Speaking on Sirius XM NFL…

Sabres at Red Wings: Five Things to Know Fri, Nov 17, 2017

DETROIT -- The Sabres are in Little Caesars Arena Friday night for their first game against the Detroit Red Wings in the league's most elaborate new facility. The $863 million arena built adjacent to Comerica Park (Tigers) and Ford Field (Lions) feat…

NYSPHSAA Class AA football semifinal at a glance Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Who: Lancaster Legends (11-0) vs. Cicero-North Syracuse (11-0) When: 7 p.m. Saturday. Where: Ty Cobb Stadium at Union-Endicott High School. Tickets: $10. Television: Spectrum News. Rankings: Lancaster is ranked No. 1 in the News’ Lar…

Lethal Jackson-Johnson combo keeps UB football's hopes alive for bowl eligibility Thu, Nov 16, 2017

The University at Buffalo’s hopes for a bowl game lives to see another week, thanks in most part to the duo of quarterback Tyree Jackson and wide receiver Anthony Johnson. The two hooked up for four touchdowns through the air Thursday night as t…

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Buque and DiRuscio battling for Bandits' starting goalie position in training camp Tue, Nov 14, 2017

For the first time since Ken Montour and Mike Thompson in the late aughts, the Buffalo Bandits have a goalie battle. Last year's starter, Anthony Cosmo, announced his retirement earlier this month after six years manning the pipes for Buffalo. Wit…

Chargers GM Tom Telesco to join 'The Bucky & Sully Show' today on 1270 The Fan Mon, Nov 13, 2017

Listen to News Sports columnists Bucky Gleason and Jerry Sullivan on their weekly radio show from 4 to 6 p.m. today on 1270 The Fan. Los Angeles Chargers general manager and Hamburg native Tom Telesco will be calling in at 5:30 p.m. Bucky and S…

Buffalo ski club holding open house Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The Buffalo Nordic Ski Club will sponsor a open house from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13 in the Wick Center of Daemen College, 4380 Main St., Amherst. The event will feature waxing clinics,  an instructional video and an array of clothing a…

Outdoors Calendar Wed, Nov 15, 2017
The Fishing Beat Wed, Nov 15, 2017
Catches of the Week (Nov. 15) Wed, Nov 15, 2017
The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best.
Yankees interview Buffalo Baseball Hall of Famer Eric Wedge for manager job Fri, Nov 10, 2017

The New York Yankees have interviewed Buffalo Baseball Hall of Famer Eric Wedge for their vacant managerial job, the team announced Friday. Wedge, 49, has most recently been a field coordinator for the Toronto Blue Jays' minor league system and a …

Buffalo State, Medaille bow out of NCAA Tournament in first round Sun, Nov 12, 2017

The national title dreams of Buffalo's two college programs in the NCAA Tournament came crashing down on Saturday, as Buffalo State lost 2-0 to Hobart and Medaille fell by the same score to Otterbein. At Coyer Field, Hobart struck for two first-ha…

'Big Money' Matt Hirschman cashes in at Wyoming County Speedway Mon, Oct 23, 2017

For the second consecutive year, "Big Money" Matt Hirschman, using speed, patience and his usual calculated pit strategy, emerged victorious in the $10,000-to-win third annual American Racer 100 Saturday at Wyoming County International Speedway. F…

Post Time: Reviewing the 2017 Racing Kreskin Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The annual Racing Kreskin predictions are in the books with the Gun Runner victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic two weeks ago. The crystal ball emerged last December with a look at how we thought the 2017 racing year would progress. The Racing K…

Running: Breaking the gender barrier at the Turkey Trot Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Mary Ann Bolles wasn't fast. She recalls a race where by the time she got to the finish line, the fella running the event had already closed up shop. She wasn't particularly fond of the spotlight either. So when she called the YMCA in 1972 t…

Running Calendar for Oct. 29 Sat, Oct 28, 2017
Running Calendar Fri, Oct 13, 2017
Racket Sports: Maureen Rasp-Glose defies her age in tennis Mon, Oct 2, 2017

Even at the age of 7 Maureen Rasp-Glose possessed outstanding athletic skills, skills that continue to serve her well on the tennis court at the age of 64. She competed in a baseball league (hard ball!) and football with boys 8-10 years old. "Even …

NFL analyst: Bills changed QB because they think Peterman gives them better chance to win Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Charlie Weis, who won four Super Bowls as an assistant with the New England Patriots, took what seems to be a contrarian view among the national media on the Bills' decision to switch from Tyrod Taylor to Nathan Peterman. Speaking on Sirius XM NFL…