- Nov 21, 2019
BOULDER, Colo. – Western New Yorkers have experienced a couple of heartbreaking finishes over the past two months.
A kick-off with 13 seconds remaining. Two free throws with 1.8 ticks to go. You get the point.
But unlike the Buffalo Bills, the 2021-22 St. Bonaventure season has been revived.
The Bonnies have been invited to participate in the National Invitational Tournament (NIT).
The St. Bonaventure Bonnies (20-9, 12-5 Conference) will head to the Rocky Mountains to play the Colorado Buffaloes (21-11, 12-8 PAC-12) in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night.
Tip-off from Boulder, Colorado is slated for 11 p.m. EST and the game will air on ESPN2.
“We are just happy to be playing,” said Mark Schmidt, the St. Bonaventure Coach who is making his second appearance in the NIT. “There are a lot of teams that would love to be in the NIT. It’s not the NCAA, but it’s a pretty prestigious tournament and really hard to get into. So we are excited about it. We are going out to Colorado and...