Buffalo State Bengals

All times Eastern
Overall: 15-10 - Conference: 10-8
11/16 at D'Youville W, 66-56
11/19 vs. Hilbert W, 76-40
11/20 vs. Grove City W, 65-55
11/23 at Nazareth L, 67-52
12/3 vs. Cortland State * • L, 93-86
12/4 vs. Oswego State * • L, 70-57 BX RC
12/11 at Staten Island W, 69-53
@ Lehman College
1/4 at Pitt-Bradford W, 63-54
1/7 at New Paltz State * • L, 67-40
1/8 at Oneonta State * • L, 58-41 BX RC
1/12 vs. Fredonia State * • W, 68-45
1/18 vs. Geneseo State * • L, 80-71
1/21 at Potsdam State * • W, 61-46
1/22 at Plattsburgh State * • W, 73-62 RC
1/25 vs. Brockport State * • W, 55-50
1/28 at Oswego State * • W, 69-48 BX RC
1/29 at Cortland State * • L, 80-59 BX RC
2/1 at Geneseo State * • L, 64-52
2/4 vs. Oneonta State * • W, 57-49
2/5 vs. New Paltz State * • W, 73-59
2/11 at Fredonia State * • L, 72-65
2/15 at Brockport State * • W, 62-59
2/18 vs. Plattsburgh State * • W, 64-49
2/19 vs. Potsdam State * • W, 42-39
2/22 at Cortland State L, 66-57 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 15-10 - Conference: 10-8
12/3 vs. Cortland State * • L, 93-86
12/4 vs. Oswego State * • L, 70-57 BX RC
1/7 at New Paltz State * • L, 67-40
1/8 at Oneonta State * • L, 58-41 BX RC
1/12 vs. Fredonia State * • W, 68-45
1/18 vs. Geneseo State * • L, 80-71
1/21 at Potsdam State * • W, 61-46
1/22 at Plattsburgh State * • W, 73-62 RC
1/25 vs. Brockport State * • W, 55-50
1/28 at Oswego State * • W, 69-48 BX RC
1/29 at Cortland State * • L, 80-59 BX RC
2/1 at Geneseo State * • L, 64-52
2/4 vs. Oneonta State * • W, 57-49
2/5 vs. New Paltz State * • W, 73-59
2/11 at Fredonia State * • L, 72-65
2/15 at Brockport State * • W, 62-59
2/18 vs. Plattsburgh State * • W, 64-49
2/19 vs. Potsdam State * • W, 42-39

(* Conference; • Region)

2010-11

Geneseo State 17-1 26-4
Oneonta State 13-5 21-7
Cortland State 13-5 19-7
New Paltz State 13-5 16-11
Buffalo State 10-8 15-10
Oswego State 8-10 11-15
Plattsburgh State 5-13 8-17
Fredonia State 4-14 6-18
Brockport State 4-14 6-20
Potsdam State 3-15 4-21

Past Records

2014-15 (4-5, 1-1 SUNYAC)
2013-14 (19-7, 14-4 SUNYAC)
2012-13 (13-12, 9-9 SUNYAC)
2011-12 (25-3, 16-2 SUNYAC)
2010-11 (15-10, 10-8 SUNYAC)
2009-10 (12-14, 7-11 SUNYAC)
2008-09 (4-21, 3-13 SUNYAC)
2007-08 (10-16, 6-10 SUNYAC)
2006-07 (7-18, 4-12 SUNYAC)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Susan Roarke
Conference: SUNYAC

Buffalo State

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 8234
Location: Buffalo, NY
Colors: Orange, Black
Region: East
Arena: Sports Arena (3500)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

November 16, 2014
Buffalo State Defeats Ohio Wesleyan to Claim Abgott Invitational Title
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (2-0) used a fast start to the second half and held on for a 66-63...
November 15, 2014
Buffalo State, Ohio Wesleyan Win to Open Betty Abgott Invitational
BUFFALO, NY—Host Buffalo State (1-0) raced past Thiel (0-1) for a 90-76 victory in the opening...
February 22, 2014
Plattsburgh Drops Buffalo State to Capture SUNYAC Regular-Season Title, 94-68
PLATTSBURGH, NY—Buffalo State (19-6/14-4) surrendered a season-worst 94 points as host...
February 21, 2014
Buffalo State Outguns Potsdam, 91-84
POTSDAM, NY—Staci McElroy (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs) led Buffalo State’s...
February 15, 2014
Buffalo State Falls to Geneseo, 75-45, Smiley Scores 1,000th Point
BUFFALO, NY—Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) netted her 1,000th career point, but her senior...
February 14, 2014
Buffalo State Sprints Past Brockport, 78-47
BUFFALO, NY— Staci McElroy (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs) netted a game-high 17 points...
February 8, 2014
Buffalo State's Winning Streak Ends, Stopped at Oneonta, 70-54
ONEONTA, NY— Buffalo State (17-4/12-2) could not get its offense in sync today as its...
February 7, 2014
Buffalo State Pushes Winning Streak to Seven, Pulls Away at New Paltz, 78-55
NEW PALTZ, NY—Staci McElroy (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs) matched a career-high with 30...
February 6, 2014
Hoopsville On Demand: Proper position
With just weeks left before conference tournaments, Dave McHugh talked to schools trying to position...
February 1, 2014
Buffalo State Cruises by Cortland for Sixth-Straight Win, 66-49
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (16-3/11-1) jumped out to an early lead and coasted to its sixth-con...
January 31, 2014
Buffalo State Crushes Oswego, 86-49
BUFFALO, NY—Every player in the Buffalo State (15-3/10-1) lineup scored and the Bengals...
January 28, 2014
Buffalo State Shuts Down Fredonia, 71-58
BUFFALO, NY— Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) scored 22 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to...
January 25, 2014
Buffalo State Cruises Past Potsdam for Roarke’s 100th Win, 76-64
BUFFALO, NY— Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) scored 22 points and grabbed eight rebounds to...
January 24, 2014
Buffalo State Downs Plattsburgh, 72-65, Takes Sole Possession of First Place
BUFFALO, NY—Mariah Norris (Endicott/Union-Endicott) netted a career-best 15 points and Buffalo...
January 21, 2014
Buffalo State Bounces Brockport, 68-52
BROCKPORT, NY—Three days after its worst defensive showing in its first SUNYAC loss of the...
January 14, 2014
Buffalo State Steals Win at Geneseo, 77-64
GENESEO, NY— Staci McElroy (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs) scored 21 points and Buffalo...
January 11, 2014
Buffalo State Sinks Oswego, 71-60
OSWEGO, NY—Five Bengals scored in double-figures for the second-consecutive day and Buffalo...
January 10, 2014
Norris Buzzer-Beater Caps Buffalo State Comeback at Cortland, 69-68
CORTLAND, NY—Maria Norris (Endicott/Union-Endicott) hit the game-winning shot with 0.9 seconds...
January 6, 2014
Buffalo State Pulls Away from Hamilton, 70-55
BUFFALO, NY—Senior guard Kala Crawford (Middle Falls/Saratoga Springs) recorded her first...
December 21, 2013
Late Surge Pushes Buffalo State Past Babson in Daytona Beach, 64-58
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Buffalo State (6-2) scored the final nine points of the contest to claim a...
December 20, 2013
William Smith Drops Buffalo State, 65-60
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Buffalo State (5-2) could not hold a second-half lead and dropped a 65-60...
February 15, 2013
Buffalo State Stifles Brockport, 55-44
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (13-11/9-8) stayed in the middle of the SUNYAC playoff race with a...
February 2, 2013
Cortland Drops Buffalo State, 70-60
BUFFALO, NY—The lead changed hands 15 times before visiting Cortland (9-10/7-6) used a late...
February 1, 2013
Buffalo State Sinks Oswego, 65-56
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (11-8/7-5) used a dominant second half to complete the regular-seaso...
January 26, 2013
Fast Start Propels Buffalo State Past Potsdam, 68-49
BUFFALO, NY— Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) had 24 points and 11 rebounds and Buffalo...
January 25, 2013
Huge Second Half Lifts Buffalo State Over Plattsburgh, 57-48
BUFFALO, NY— Ashley Wallace (Lockport/Starpoint) had 19 points and 12 rebounds and Buffalo...
January 19, 2013
Buffalo State Banishes Blue Devils, 81-55
BUFFALO, NY—Junior Kala Crawford (Middle Falls/Saratoga Springs) netted a career-best 18...
January 15, 2013
Buffalo State Rallies Twice to Defeat Geneseo, 67-62
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (7-7/3-4) overcame a pair of double-digit deficits to claw past...
January 2, 2013
Buffalo State Nets Season-High in Win Over Pitt-Bradford, 83-58
BUFFALO, NY— Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) had 19 points and 12 rebounds and Buffalo...
December 30, 2012
Yellowjackets Sting Buffalo State, 71-58
BUFFALO, NY— Ashley Wallace (Lockport/Starpoint) netted a career-high 22 points and added...
December 17, 2012
Buffalo State Defeats RIT, 67-64
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (4-5) survived a late charge by RIT (3-5) and posted a 67-64...
December 1, 2012
ew Paltz Surges Past Buffalo State, 58-50
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (2-3/0-2) jumped out to an early lead, but visiting New Paltz...
November 30, 2012
Buffalo State Falls to Oneonta, 56-52
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (2-2/0-1) erased a double-digit second-half deficit to take the...
February 25, 2012
Oneonta Knocks Off Buffalo State to Capture SUNYAC Crown, 50-41
BUFFALO, NY—Samantha Szkotak (New York Mills/New York Mills) had 20 points and 11 rebounds to...
February 24, 2012
Buffalo State Blasts Cortland, 76-31, Advances to SUNYAC Title Game
BUFFALO, NY—Top-seeded Buffalo State (25-2) limited No. 5 Cortland (16-11) to its lowest point...
February 21, 2012
Buffalo State Holds Off Fredonia, 64-56, Advances to SUNYAC Semifinals
BUFFALO, NY— Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) had 21 points and 10 rebounds and top-seeded...
February 18, 2012
Buffalo State Defeats Cortland, 73-67, Picks Up Record 23rd Win
CORTLAND, NY—Buffalo State (23-2/16-2) defeated host Cortland (15-10/10-8), 73-67, in the...
February 17, 2012
Friday wrap: First ticket punched
The Chicago women are the first team to punch its ticket to the NCAA tournament. The UAA men's race...
February 17, 2012
McElroy Nets 1,000th Point, Buffalo State Downs Oswego to Clinch SUNYAC Top Seed
OSWEGO, NY—Junior guard Staci McElroy (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs) scored 19 points and...
February 14, 2012
Buffalo State Blows Past Fredonia, Moves Atop SUNYAC Standings
FREDONIA, NY—Buffalo State (21-2/14-2) jumped out to an early lead and never looked back in a...
February 11, 2012
Buffalo State Claims Eighth Straight Win, Defeats Brockport, 71-54
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (20-2/13-2) cruised past visiting Brockport (3-19/0-15), 71-54, for...
February 10, 2012
Second-Half Surge Lifts Buffalo State Over Geneseo, 64-56
BUFFALO, NY— Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) posted her eighth double-double of the season...
February 4, 2012
Buffalo State Smothers Potsdam, 58-40
POTSDAM, NY—Buffalo State (18-2/11-2) allowed just 18 points in the second half as it pulled...
February 3, 2012
Kiliszek Scores 1,000th Point, Buffalo State Beats Plattsburgh, 65-58
PLATTSBURGH, NY—All five Buffalo State (17-2/10-2) starters scored in double-figures,...
January 28, 2012
Buffalo State Drops Oneonta, Moves into Tie for First Place
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State (16-2/9-2) used a 46-point second half to cruise into a first-place...
January 27, 2012
Buffalo State Pulls Away from New Paltz, 62-51
BUFFALO, NY—Buffalo State’s (15-2/8-2) zone gave visiting New Paltz (9-8/7-3) fits in...
January 13, 2012
Buffalo State Topples Brockport for Eighth Straight Win
BROCKPORT, NY--Buffalo State (12-1/5-1) never trailed as it pulled away for its eighth-consecutive...
January 4, 2012
Buffalo State Wins Sixth Straight, Downs Pitt-Bradford, 72-47
BUFFALO, NY--Buffalo State (10-1) never trailed en route to its sixth consecutive victory, cruising...
December 20, 2011
Buffalo State Women’s Basketball Mounts Dramatic Comeback, Stuns Bates in Overtime, 69-67
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Bianca Smiley (Amherst/Sweet Home) tallied 28 points and 14 rebounds, and...
December 10, 2011
Buffalo State Women’s Basketball Sinks Oswego, 67-40
BUFFALO, NY--Buffalo State (7-1/3-1) limited visiting Oswego (6-3/3-2) to just five points in the...
December 9, 2011
Buffalo State Women’s Basketball Breaks Through Against Cortland, 80-68
BUFFALO, NY— Barb Kiliszek (Depew/Lancaster) scored 19 points and pulled down eight rebounds...

What We're Reading

  • »D-I eyes 2016 for combined Final Four
  • While much remains to be done to coordinate having all three women's basketball championship divisions participate at the same site, the committee endorsed this taking place as early as 2016 in Indianapolis.
  • »Buff State's Simmons grateful for game
  • When a car accident left him paralyzed for 10 days, Jake Simmons fought back. And when the NCAA ruled him ineligible for his senior season at Buffalo State, he fought again. Basketball isn?t simply Jake Simmons? life, it saved his life.
  • »Playing the D-III recruiting game
  • How are coaches able to focus their recruiting resources when most skilled athletes will choose to play for schools that can give them money?