The Pitt Panthers continued preparations for Saturday’s game against the FIU Panthers in Miami. Redshirt sophomore Gabe Roberts and redshirt freshman Alex Officer divided time at center, and offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph suggested both will play in place Artie Rowell, who suffered a season-ending knee injury in the Boston College game. Rudolph said rotating centers is “a real possibility, and we wouldn’t be against it.”
James Conner ran for 214 yards and a touchdown to lead Pittsburgh to a 30-20 victory over Boston College on Friday night in the first Atlantic Coast Conference matchup between the former Big East foes.
Pitt beat writer Jerry DiPaola of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review joined Tab Douglas and Joe Rhoades Sunday to recap Pitt’s win over Delaware.
18 days of Fall Camp is over as Pitt football ended with a Thursday afternoon practice on the South Side. “Pretty good camp, I like the way the guys worked,” said head coach Paul Chryst. “We still have to be a group that continues to improve all season. I like where we’re at right now, relatively healthy.”
As Pitt football camp wraps up, Head Coach Paul Chryst named Chad Voytik his starting Quarterback for the upcoming season.
As they gear up for camp, Pitt football running back James Conner and center Artie Rowell found themselves in-studio talking with Starkey and Mueller about the upcoming season, who to keep an eye on and the impression Aaron Donald has left on the program.
Pitt broadcaster Pat Bostick Joined The Fan Morning Show Monday to give a report from ACC Media Days.
Rowell says it’s nice to be returning to the same system with 4 returning guys up front and some special weapons on offense.
Pitt starting quarterback Chad Voytik dropped by “The Fan Morning Show” as training camp approaches.
Starkey and Mueller broadcasted live from the Pitt South Side facilities today and were joined on-set by Head Coach Paul Chryst as he talked about the impact of spring drills and how he sees his team performing next year.
Not many new starting quarterbacks get a chance to put fans at ease before they start a game.
Paul Zeise talked about Pitt spring football with Tony Greco of Panther Digest.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst wrapped up his recruiting class today and then joined Starkey and Mueller to tell the guys what he thinks about the players they’ve brought in and Penn State head coach James Franklin’s claim that they’d own the state of Pennsylvania.
Chris Peak of Panther Lair joined Starkey and Miller to talk about the major blow to Paul Chryst’s upcoming recruiting class as their top Quarterback recruit, Wade Freebeck who has switched his commitment to Vanderbilt.
James Conner rushed for 229 yards — breaking a Pitt bowl record held by Tony Dorsett — and Chris Blewitt kicked a tiebreaking field goal with 1:17 remaining, lifting the Panthers to a 30-27 win over Bowling Green on Thursday night in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.