LEWISTON, N.Y. (WIVB) - Niagara tips off Tuesday night against Maryland to open the NIT, drawing a first-round matchup against the second-seeded Terps.
"We don't fear nobody," said sophomore guard Juan'ya Green.
NU earned an automatic berth into the NIT by clinching the regular season MAAC championship.
"It's March and we're still practicing," said Head Coach Joe Mihalich. "It puts you in the top 100 teams in the country."
Niagara takes on Maryland Tuesday night at 7pm.
At least four fire companies responded to a large house fire in Blasdell.
Buffalo Police have arrested 26-year-old Nicholas Finnegan of South Buffalo and charged him with pushing Russ Ross to his death.
The Niagara County Sheriff's is on the scene of a suspected meth lab in Cambria.
Police say there were 32 burglaries, 20 in Albion, five in Medina, four in Oakfield and three in the City of Lockport.
Berry admitted filing 122 false federal income tax returns for people who had died. He must pay restitution for the stolen money.
Six-year-old Nya Ricks was chosen to light Roswell Park Cancer Institute's Tree of Hope Friday night.