79,444 people attended the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament semi-finals at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Final Four Sets NCAA Attendance Record

The national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.


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Snow Days Being Replaced By Cyber Days

“Snow Days” are becoming a thing of the past at some local schools.


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Pittsburgh Public Schools Launches ‘Be There’ Campaign

Back-to-school is a very busy time, but not just for students and teachers. Those who make the policy decisions are hard at work to give the kids the best shot at getting a quality education.


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Pirates On Pace To Soon Surpass Last Year’s Attendance Figures

The Pirates are packing the stands this baseball season, even for a weekday afternoon game, like Thursday’s, PNC Park was full.


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Attendance At PNC Park Down This Baseball Season

It’s not exactly the “if a tree falls in the forest” scenario, but A.J. Burnett threw a one-hit gem Wednesday night and there were only about 9,500 fans in the stands to see it.


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4-1-Zoo: Pitt’s Attendance, Better Than You Think

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Pitt fairs pretty well when compared with schools in similar situations.

93-7 The Fan–10/18/2011

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4-1-Zoo: Silencing The Pitt Attendance Argument

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Ever since Pitt’s 44-17 win Thursday night against USF at Heinz Field I’ve grown incredibly aggravated.

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Bucs: Pittsburgh Is Embracing This Team

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — In more ways than one, the resurgence of the Pittsburgh Pirates has energized Western Pennsylvania.

93-7 The Fan–07/19/2011