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University at Buffalo forward Nick Perkins carries plenty of weight on his shoulders. After winning the MAC Sixth Man of the Year last season, he's expected to move to a full-time starting role and excel. That's not just a standard his coach put on him, but all the coaches in the MAC. The Ypsilanti, Mich., native is one of two Bulls picked to the Preseason MAC East firs…

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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 t…

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University at Buffalo basketball star Blake Hamilton has signed a professional contract to play in Latvia. UB announced the 6-foot-6 California native will play for BK Ventspils, which competes in the Latvian league, the Baltic Basketball League and the European Champions League. Hamilton's standing as a UB all-time great was secured when he sank the last-second shot…

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Nate Oats and the UB men's basketball team have added a third big-name opponent to their 2017-18 nonconference schedule, announcing Tuesday a December 21 game at Texas A&M. Oats' Bulls also have a game at Syracuse on Dec. 19 and a meeting with Cincinnati on Nov. 21 during the Cayman Islands Classic. UB reloaded with two transfers and looks to improve on its 17-15…

Bucky and Sully

What a wild weekend in Buffalo sports. The hosts of "Sports Talk Sunday" discussed the unexpected return of the University at Buffalo men's team to the NCAA Tournament, while recognizing the monumental accomplishment of Felisha Legette-Jack in taking the Bulls women to their first-ever Big Dance. The Buffalo News Bills beat reporter Tyler Dunne joined the show to give upd…