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Snow forces N.Y. basketball team to spend night on bus

Posted on November 21, 2014

New York National Guard Airmen conducting snow clearance and debris removal missions in the towns of Townline and Hamburg, N.Y. on Nov. 21, 2014. (U.S.Army National Guard photo by Capt Shaun Joyce/ Released).
New York National Guard Airmen conducting snow clearance and debris removal missions in the towns of Townline and Hamburg, N.Y. on Nov. 21, 2014. (U.S.Army National Guard photo by Capt Shaun Joyce/ Released).
BUFFALO, N.Y. — ABC News chronicled the Niagara University women’s basketball team’s experience of being trapped on a bus overnight in the middle of a massive snowstorm near Buffalo, N.Y.

The team was returning from a game in Pittsburgh late Monday when they got stuck on the New York State Thruway as several feet of snow pounded the area. For the full story, click here.

Engineering equipment to assist in snow removal efforts in Buffalo, N.Y., Nov. 20 as part of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s callup of some 375 National Guard members to support response and recovery efforts in Western New York following historic amounts of snowfall. Photo by Senior Master Sgt. Ray Lloyd (RELEASED).
Engineering equipment to assist in snow removal efforts in Buffalo, N.Y., Nov. 20 as part of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s callup of some 375 National Guard members to support response and recovery efforts in Western New York following historic amounts of snowfall. Photo by Senior Master Sgt. Ray Lloyd (RELEASED).
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