Here is what UB coach Nate Oats and players had to say during news conferences Friday in Boise in advance of Saturday's NCAA Tournament game against Kentucky.
Q. Have you heard back from former President Obama yet? Any apology for him picking against you?
CJ MASSINBURG: No, I haven't heard any response from Obama yet. We actually haven't had our phones, we got them bac…
CLEVELAND — Jeremy Harris is the latest, great Swiss-Army-knife weapon for Nate Oats' University at Buffalo basketball team.
The 6-foot-7 junior showed off his ability to do it all on both ends of the court Thursday in leading the Bulls to an 89-74 victory over Central Michigan. Harris scored a career-high 27 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and handed out three assists.
CJ Massinburg and Jeremy Harris scored 20 points each as the University at Buffalo men’s basketball team stayed perfect in Mid-American Conference play with a 84-74 road win at Western Michigan.
The victory pushed the Bulls’ winning streak to seven games, which marks their longest run since winning eight straight en route to the MAC Tournament championship in 2015.
University at Buffalo men’s basketball is truly firing on all cylinders.
The Bulls are 3-0 in the Mid-American Conference heading into Saturday’s home matchup with the Miami RedHawks (9-7, 2-1). They’ve won their last two games in dominant fashion, defeating Ball State by 20 on Saturday and Akron by 22 on Tuesday.
The conference opener was closer, a 10-point deficit,…
Team: University at Buffalo Bulls
Affiliation: Mid-American Conference
Coach: Nate Oats, 3rd year (37-30)
Last year: 20-15, 10-8 (3rd)
A few years out from the University at Buffalo's first trip to the NCAA Tournament, coach Nate Oats and the Bulls have accomplished something even more elusive than a bid to the big dance: consistent success. It's set a new tone…