Basketball

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Timberwolves Select Towns With No. 1 Pick In NBA Draft

The Minnesota Timberwolves got their man in the middle. The Lakers got a playmaking partner for Kobe Bryant.

06/25/2015

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Warriors Win NBA Title, Down LeBron, Cavs 105-97 In Game 6

Revived by a fresh-faced shooting superstar and a first-year coach who made them believe, the Golden State Warriors again reign supreme.

06/17/2015

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Community Sees Aliquippa Basketball Team Off To State Championship With Cheers, Rally

“Bring it home from Hershey!” That’s the message Aliquippa Elementary kids imparted to a high school team with a record of 29-0.

03/20/2015

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Thousands In Town As Tourney Gets Underway

The Madness is in full swing.

03/19/2015

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Pittsburgh Welcoming Thousands Of Visitors For NCAA Tournament

Fans settled into their seats at CONSOL Energy Center Wednesday, a full day before the first college basketball tournament game.

03/18/2015

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Robert Morris Edges St. Francis (Pa.) 71-70 In OT

Despite one of the worst starts to an overtime that RMU head Coach Andy Toole had ever seen, the Colonials (16-14, 12-6 NEC) fought until the end in to win a 71-70 nail-biter over Saint Francis University.

02/28/2015

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Beaver Falls Weathers Storm, Beats New Castle 52-49

Metheny Field House held two WPIAL hoops titans Tuesday evening with the winner advancing the the boy’s Class AAA title game this Friday at 9 p.m.

93-7 The Fan–02/24/2015

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Point Park University Women’s Basketball Team Helping Boy Battling Cancer

Two basketball teams battled it out on the court Wednesday night, but the focus wasn’t on the game. The players and fans were doing something special for a 2-year-old boy who is battling cancer.

02/18/2015

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Pitt Drills No. 12 North Carolina 89-76

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) — Pitt sophomore Sheldon Jeter called out his teammates earlier this week following a 69-56 loss to Louisville with concerns of intimidation against the ranked opponent. Entering Saturday’s game against No. 12 […]

02/14/2015

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Joe Starkey Gets Unsolicited Phone Call From Syracuse Head Coach Jim Boeheim

After Pitt’s 83-77 victory over Syracuse on Saturday, Jim Boeheim was asked by Joe Starkey about his program’s recently self-imposed sanctions stemming from potential academic violations in 2007 and things got a little heated.

93-7 The Fan–02/10/2015

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Robinson Hits Late Runner, Pitt Tops No. 8 Notre Dame 76-72

Pitt’s James Robinson took an elbow to the face from a teammate, a shot to mouth from Notre Dame’s Demetrius Jackson and a metaphorical punch to the gut when the eighth-ranked Irish turned an eight-point deficit into a one-point lead with 31 seconds left on Saturday.

01/31/2015

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No. 17 West Virginia Beats Texas Tech 77-58

Devin Williams scored 18 points and No. 17 West Virginia forced 26 turnovers in a 77-58 win over Texas Tech on Saturday.

01/31/2015

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