The Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 27-24 in overtime Sunday afternoon to clinch their first Super Bowl appearance since 1989.
The Miami women’s basketball team fell to the Eastern Michigan Eagles Saturday afternoon in Millett Hall.
The Miami University women’s basketball team has had a few rough years since the team’s last winning season in 2019. This year’s team started out the season with a 4-3 record, but have now fallen to 6-9. Although it’s still not a winning record, the team has already exceeded its win total from last year’s 4-20 squad.
After it lost a nail-biter to Cincinnati in an early December matchup at Millett Hall, the Miami University men’s basketball team looked like it could have NCAA Tournament aspirations.
Ben Roethlisberger, the most visible Miami University alum in sports, has retired from the NFL after 18 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Success on the ice has been inconsistent and fleeting for the Miami RedHawks this season. The team is 1-12-1 in National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) play, and careening toward a sixth consecutive bottom two NCHC finish.
Joe Desch, who earned a degree in Marketing from Miami in 1984, was named the Western Golf Association’s (WGA) 69th Chairman last month.
Miami University alumnus Brandon Brooks announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday. Brooks was drafted by Houston in the 3rd round of the 2012 NFL Draft, and he signed with the Philadelphia Eagles in free agency in 2017.
Just outside the 3-point line, the senior guard Mekhi Lairy threw a pass to senior forward Dalonte Brown, who was wide open in the right corner. Brown rose up and shot the ball. Swish. The shot gave the Miami men’s basketball team an 85-82 lead over the Northern Illinois Huskies.
Despite the second half effort from the RedHawks, the team couldn’t overcome the 48-28 halftime deficit, losing 63-54. The loss came off the heels of two straight wins, both of which came at Millett Hall.
Miami football is set to square off against North Texas Thursday, December 23, in the first ever Frisco Football Classic. Here are some notes from around the bowl game this week.
Mercyhurst jumped out to an early lead in its own building Sunday, but after that, the game was all Miami’s. After that first Laker goal, Miami scored four unanswered on the way to a 7-4 win.
The Miami University football team will play in the Frisco Football Classic against North Texas on Dec. 23.
Miami head coach Chuck Martin had the team’s season finale against the Kent State Golden Flashes circled on the schedule since the beginning of the season.