March 9, 2023 - The RMU Department of Athletics announced Thursday the expansion of its partnership with Teamworks, becoming an Elite partner and amplifying its best-in-class technology offerings to support student-athletes further.
"By elevating our partnership with Teamworks and enhancing it to Teamworks Elite, RMU student-athletes will have the ability to further empower themselves during the course of their collegiate careers," RMU Vice President and Director of Athletics Chris King '94 said. "We're extremely excited about the number of benefits and advantages this partnership will deliver for our student-athletes."
The Teamworks Elite package bundles Teamworks Hub with additional offerings in the Teamworks suite, including Retain, the complete solution for student-athlete academic success, and INFLCR, the comprehensive NIL business management solution supports student-athletes as they build and grow their NIL businesses.
“By going Elite, the RMU Athletic Department is providing their student-athletes with the best in sports technology,” said Zach Maurides, Teamworks CEO. “The addition of Retain and INFLCR into their Teamworks product suite allows their staff to amplify their support for their students academically and athletically.”
Other universities and organizations that have invested in Teamworks Elite include Michigan State, Cal Berkeley, Texas A&M, Ohio State, Purdue, Ohio, and the Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL).
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From its fertile beginning as a men's basketball junior college powerhouse to one of the most diverse athletic programs in the Pittsburgh tri-state area, RMU offers 17 intercollegiate athletic programs, including the only NCAA Division I men's and women's hockey and men's lacrosse teams in the region. Over the last 46 years, the Colonials have claimed 53 conference regular season and 54 league tournament titles. RMU joined the Horizon League in 2020 for 10 of its 17 athletic programs, while football joined the Big South as an associate member. The RMU women's lacrosse program accepted an invitation to join the Mid-American Conference (MAC) as an affiliate member in 2020, and men's lacrosse joined the ASUN in 2021. The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) serves as the home for RMU rowing, women's hockey is a member of College Hockey America (CHA) and the men's hockey program competes in Atlantic Hockey.