kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

College

Gorgui Dieng #10 and Luke Hancock #11 of the Louisville Cardinals go up for a rebound against the North Carolina A&T Aggies during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rupp Arena on March 21, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Top Seed Louisville Rolls To 79-48 Rout Of NC A&T

Russ Smith scored 23 points and set a Louisville NCAA tournament record with a career-high eight steals, and Peyton Siva had eight assists as the Cardinals demolished North Carolina A&T 79-48 on Thursday night.

03/22/2013

Trey Burke #3 and Nik Stauskas #11 of the Michigan Wolverines react after they won 71-56 against the South Dakota State Jackrabbits during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 21, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan Beats South Dakota State 71-56

Glenn Robinson III scored 21 points and Mitch McGary added 13 points and nine rebounds, helping fourth-seeded Michigan overcome a rough night for Trey Burke in a 71-56 NCAA tournament win over 13th-seeded South Dakota State on Thursday night.

03/22/2013

(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Wells Leads Maryland To 75-62 Win Over Wake Forest

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Dez Wells scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half and Maryland beat pesky Wake Forest 75-62 on Thursday night in the first round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

03/15/2013

(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

NC State Rolls Past Virginia Tech 80-63 In ACCs

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Richard Howell kept attacking the rim and the boards alongside C.J. Leslie, while Lorenzo Brown was the transition-powering point guard eager to take on a tough defensive assignment against the Atlantic Coast Conference’s player of the year.

03/15/2013

(Credit: KDKA)

Countless Scholarships Available To Help Pay For College

If you’re worried about how you are going to pay for college, you’re not alone. However, there is help out there in the form of scholarships. There are plenty out there for varying amounts, but you need to find them and apply.

03/14/2013

(credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Kansas, K-State Favored As Big 12 Tourney Opens

Kansas State and Kansas tied for the regular-season Big 12 title, but that doesn’t mean they feel very good about themselves entering the league tournament.

03/12/2013

(credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Joe Mihalich And Niagara A Perfect Match

Joe Mihalich’s Niagara Purple Eagles have just eliminated Siena in the quarterfinals of the MAAC basketball tournament. Siena senior O.D. Anosike has played his last collegiate game.

03/11/2013

(Credit: Andy Lyons/ Getty Images)

Five Things: Belmont Punches Ticket, A Buzzer Beater, And Hoosiers Become Big 10 Champs

The Big dance is right around the corner and teams are making strides towards being part of it. It all started this weekend with a buzzer beater, Kentucky barely holding on and Belmont joining the tourney. A wild weekend indeed!

03/11/2013

(Credit:Chris Chambers/ Getty Images)

Five Things: A Renewed Rivalry, Niagara Eagles Eliminated, And Elite Stag Defense

One more team will join the big dance by the services of a popular tourney! The Metro Atlantic Athletic Tournament got under way and the stand out defense of the Rider stags kick started it in nice way! Along with other teams eliminated, important events you can’t miss!

03/11/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Local Student Surprised With Scholarship

Four years of “free” college tuition is every parent’s dream.

03/07/2013

A student's t-shirt for immigration reform (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Pa. Senator Proposing “Dream Act” Program For Children Of Illegal Citizens

Authorities on immigration are now looking to educate illegal citizens instead of building bridges to keep them out.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/20/2013

(Credit: KDKA)

PHEAA Warns Parents Of College-Bound Students To Be Wary

It’s time for many parents to apply for financial aid to pay for their children’s college tuition, but a state education agency is warning that it’s also a time when many are taken in by scams.

02/06/2013

University of Pittsburgh, Pitt, campus, profile, Oakland

Pitt Makes Cut Among Best Value Schools In Country

Selecting a school can be a tough decision. To help make that decision, the Princeton Review has just released its list of the best value colleges and Pitt made the list.

02/06/2013

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Carnegie Mellon To Raise Tuition Next Year

Carnegie Mellon University is raising tuition 4 percent for new students next academic year and three percent for returning students.

01/31/2013

(Photo Credit: CBS)

Vending Machine At PA College Offers Morning-After Pill

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration won’t take any regulatory action over a vending machine at a Pennsylvania college that dispenses the morning-after pill.

01/26/2013

more

previous