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No public versus private schools matchups, some Thursday night games and one giant Class AA division are among the highlights of the Section VI football schedule released by coordinator Ken Stoldt on Wednesday. The season kicks off Friday, Sept. 1…

No public versus private schools matchups, some Thursday night games and one giant Class AA division are among the highlights of the Section VI football schedule released by coordinator Ken Stoldt on Wednesday. The season kicks off Friday, Sept. 1…

High school scores & schedules (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Football2017 SECTION VI SCHEDULEGames and times are subject to changeWeek 1Friday, September 1All games 7 p.m. unless notedCLASS AAJamestown at FrontierHutch-Tech at Williamsville NorthBennett at Lancaster, 7:30CLASS A NORTHGrand Island at Kenmore Ea…

Area colleges (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017
Area bowling (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017

OK, so you didn’t survive the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament without your bracket getting blown to smithereens. You're drowning in regret while bra…

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Moments after the most thrilling game of the NCAA Tournament, Nigel Hayes spoke in a low, impassive monotone. He sounded about as excited as a college kid …

Notre Dame forward V.J. Beachem scored 30 points against Syracuse in January and made seven three-pointers just a month ago at North Carolina State. Villan…

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Filling out the Sabres’ expansion list is harder than you’d think. Not because of the players Buffalo should keep, but because of who they should try t…

Mock Draft Roundup III: A look at who's being projected to the Bills Wed, Mar 22, 2017

As the 2017 NFL Draft approaches, The Buffalo News will keep you updated on what the media -- both locally and nationally -- is projecting to happen when the Bills make their first pick, at No. 10 overall. Here is our second mock draft roundup of …

Sabres reassign Bailey, Austin and Nelson to Rochester Wed, Mar 22, 2017

With three days between games, including an off-day on Wednesday, the Buffalo Sabres reassigned three players to Rochester. Forward Justin Bailey and defensemen Brady Austin and Casey Nelson were sent to the Amerks. Bailey has two goals and two…

Is there any league that drives its fans crazier than the NHL? Sometimes you have to wonder why we love this league so much because it doesn't reciprocate …

After the overwhelming success of our Buffalo Memories book, The Buffalo News is proud to announce a second beautiful, hardcover volume of this historic retrospective of Buffalo.
High school scores & schedules (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Football2017 SECTION VI SCHEDULEGames and times are subject to changeWeek 1Friday, September 1All games 7 p.m. unless notedCLASS AAJamestown at FrontierHutch-Tech at Williamsville NorthBennett at Lancaster, 7:30CLASS A NORTHGrand Island at Kenmore Ea…

Area colleges (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Area collegesBASEBALLPrincipia 2-13, D’Youville 1-1SOFTBALLMount St. Mary’s 5-0, UB 3-13Chicago 10, Buffalo State 1 (5)Luther 4, Buffalo State 0Elmhurst 11, D’Youville 2Clarkson 7, D’Youville 0MEN’S LACROSSEHoughton 17, Medaille 5M (0-1): T…

Area colleges (March 22) Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Area colleges (March 21) Mon, Mar 20, 2017

I have three words of advice for new Buffalo Bills head coach-elect Sean McDermott: Ignore The Drought. Notice, Sean, that The Drought is upper-cased. That…

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Bandits' burst defeats Stealth; Buffalo moves to 5-6 Sat, Mar 18, 2017

Buffalo sports fans didn't mind staying up late Friday night to see their favorite teams in action. The Bandits celebrated St. Patrick's Day with a 15-11 win over the Vancouver Stealth at the Langley (B.C.) Events Centre. The win, which raised Buf…

Bucky Gleason's Power Take: The ACC No. 1? Not during the madness Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Nine teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference were invited to the NCAA Tournament, reasonable considering its place on college basketball's landscape. The ACC was the top-rated conference based on RPI, which uses a formula calculating record, strengt…

Making sense of most of what Doug Whaley said/tried to say during the 40 minutes of blathering he did at One Bills Drive Monday is an exercise in futility…

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Outdoors: A positive approach realistic with Lake Ontario Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Three State of Lake Ontario meetings were held in appropriate locations around the lake the past couple of weeks (Lockport, Rochester and Pulaski), coordinated by the state’s Department of Environmental Conservation. It’s a great way to see what …

The Fishing Beat (March 22) Thu, Mar 23, 2017
Outdoors calendar (March 15) Wed, Mar 15, 2017
The Fishing Beat (March 15) Wed, Mar 15, 2017

You could say Sunday's game meant nothing, and, in the grand scheme, that's true. The Buffalo Bills and New York Jets had been eliminated from postseason s…

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Tim Graham's Power Take: Little things make up baseball's charm Mon, Mar 6, 2017

Baseball, you're winning me back. The favorite sport of my youth lost me in the 1990s, when it started to yak on steroids and marginalized half the game by sacrificing pitchers on a nightly basis. Charles Nagy was the ace of a playoff team in 1998…

10 impact youngsters added to BDSL premier, championship Mon, Mar 20, 2017

As the Buffalo & District Soccer League has expanded in size, it's also gotten younger. New sides Grand Island FC and Crusaders FC (Canisius) pull largely from their respective high school programs, while recent entrants Pendleton United boast…

INDIANAPOLIS – With a new head coach and an easy reset button to hit at quarterback, the Buffalo Bills could easily blow things up. If the team wanted to…

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High school scores & schedules (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Football2017 SECTION VI SCHEDULEGames and times are subject to changeWeek 1Friday, September 1All games 7 p.m. unless notedCLASS AAJamestown at FrontierHutch-Tech at Williamsville NorthBennett at Lancaster, 7:30CLASS A NORTHGrand Island at Kenmore Ea…

Area colleges (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017
Area bowling (March 23) Wed, Mar 22, 2017