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4-1-Zoo: Former Panther Aaron Berry Cut From Lions

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Former Pitt cornerback Aaron Berry was arrested for the second time this year, prompting the Detroit Lions to cut him from their roster Monday.

93-7 The Fan–07/23/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Ray Graham Named To Doak Walker Watch Award List

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt running back Ray Graham was named to the Doak Walker Award watch list Thursday, awarded to the nation’s top running back.

93-7 The Fan–07/19/2012

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4-1-Zoo: It’s Official, Pitt Moves To The ACC In 2013

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt announced it will move to the Atlantic Coast Conference on July 1, 2013, by paying $7.5 million in exit fees.

93-7 The Fan–07/18/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Three More Panthers Named To Watch Lists

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Three more Pitt Panthers were named to college football pre-season watch lists Tuesday.

93-7 The Fan–07/17/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Syracuse To Leave Big East; Is Pitt Next?

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Syracuse and the Big East Conference announced Moneday that the Orange will be allowed to leave for the Atlantic Coast Conference after the 2012-13 season .

93-7 The Fan–07/16/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Jarred Holley Named To Jim Thorpe Watch List

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt defensive back Jarred Holley was named to the Jim Thorpe Award watch list, awarded annually to the nation’s best defensive back.

93-7 The Fan–07/15/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Top QB Recruit From Ohio Commits To Pitt

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Ohio quarterback Tra’von Chapman gave a verbal commitment to head coach Paul Chryst and the Pitt Panthers Thursday.

93-7 The Fan–06/28/2012

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4-1-Zoo: One Problem With The Playoff System, Selection Committee

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — In classic college football fashion, the final product to determine our national champion appears to be flawed.

93-7 The Fan–06/27/2012

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4-1-Zoo: NCAA Presidents Officially Approve Football Playoff

NCAA Presidents approved a four-team playoff model to determine college football’s national champion. The playoff system will begin with the 2014-15 football season.

93-7 The Fan–06/26/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Clairton’s Titus Howard Commits To Pitt

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Clariton High School cornerback Titus Howard gave a verbal commitment to play for Pitt Sunday afternoon.

93-7 The Fan–06/24/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Playoff System Agreed Upon; Money Flying Around Everywhere

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — BCS commissioners and Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick agreed to a four-team playoff system Wednesday that could start in 2014.

93-7 The Fan–06/21/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Pitt Closes Week With Two Commitments

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt head coach Paul Chryst received two verbal commitments to end the week, as running back Corey Clement and wide receiver Zach Challinsworth announced they plan to join the program.

93-7 The Fan–06/17/2012

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4-1-Zoo: James Robinson & Team USA Undefeated In FIBA U18 Championship

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Team USA has a 2-0 record so far in the FIBA Americas U18 Basketball Championship, and incoming Pitt freshman point guard James Robinson has played a big part in that success.

93-7 The Fan–06/17/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Pitt Men’s Basketball Earns Academic Honor

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pitt men’s basketball program ranks among the top 10 percent in the NCAA in academic progress rate.

93-7 The Fan–06/14/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Green Tree Summer League Schedule Is Set

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Green Tree Summer League starts June 18 at the Greentree Sportsplex, and Tuesday the schedule was set.

93-7 The Fan–06/12/2012