This time of year, plenty of letters are addressed to the North Pole and Mr. Santa Claus. Well, it pays to have people in the right places. Lucky enough for me, I was able to intercept a few Christmas lists (as the big day is just a week away) that were addressed to Santa that emanated from right here in Pittsburgh, Pa.
With Pitt heading into the Little Caesar’s Pizza Bowl as underdogs to Bowling Green and losing out on the top recruit in Western Pennsylvania, Panther Lair’s Chris Peak joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller to talk about the direction Head Coach Paul Chryst has this program headed.
Pitt’s Donald begins his week long trip of collecting hardware for the best defesive player in the country.
A standout senior defensive tackle for the Pitt Panthers added another award to his resume Monday night.
Cameron Wright scored 14 points to lead five Pittsburgh players in double figures in an 85-68 victory over Loyola Marymount at the Petersen Events Center on Friday night.
Despite starting the season 8-0, the Pitt Men’s Basketball team has yet to crack the top 25, and while some players and teams say they don’t let that bother them, Cam Wright told Starkey, Miller and Mueller how he and his teammates use it as motivation.
Pitt Panthers defensive tackle Aaron Donald is receiving a big honor.
Anthony says the team is really impressive on defnse, combined with Jamie Dixon as thier coach and the experience….this could be a very good team that could go far.
CBS Sports college football analyst Tony Barnhart says the Alabama/Auburn game this past weekend may be in the top three finishes ever in college football.
Talib Zanna scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half and Pittsburgh pulled away late for a 78-69 victory over Penn State in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Cameron Wright scored a career-high 20 points and Pitt pulled away in the second half for a 84-67 victory over Duquesne in the City Game on Saturday afternoon.
Bob Pompeani talked about candidates for the Heisman Trophy with Chris Huston of NBCSports.com.
Tab Douglas reviewed the Pitt loss to Miami with Jerry DiPaola of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Stacy Coley hauled in a pair of touchdown passes and zig-zagged 73 yards on an end around for another score as Miami kept its slim hopes for a spot in the ACC title game alive with a 41-31 victory over Pitt on Friday.
Pitt Defensive Tackle Aaron Donald joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller after this afternoons practice session to discuss his season and what it’s like having his name even mentioned amongst the candidates for the Heisman Trophy.
Take a look back at the year’s top moments in sports.
School mascots take to the courts to rally the crowds, cheer on their team during the 2013 NCAA Tournament.
Photos from the Pitt Panthers-Wichita State Shockers in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament at EnergySolutions Arena on March 21, 2013.
See photos from the Pitt Vs. Rutgers game at Heinz Field, Nov. 24, 2012.
Photos from the Pitt Panthers-Louisville Cardinals game at Heinz Field on Oct. 13, 2012.