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Photos: Homecoming 2016

ALBANY, N.Y. (Oct. 12, 2016) – UAlbany students, family, alumni and members of the local community came together for our annual Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, Oct. 7-9.

On Saturday, more than 9,208 fans packed into Tom & Mary Casey Stadium to watch UAlbany’s football team battle No. 6 ranked Richmond. The Spiders came away with a 36-30 victory in the triple overtime thriller.

Following the game, Brandon Stanton, creator of the popular online photojournalism series “Humans of New York,” was featured in the University’s Speaker Series at SEFCU Arena.

Homecoming Weekend celebrates the University and its network of 166,500 alumni through knowledge, culture, sports and entertainment. View all of last weekend’s events here.

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