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Smith Leads Georgetown Past Robert Morris 80-66

Joshua Smith scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Georgetown posted an 80-66 win over Robert Morris on Saturday.


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Big East: One More Time, With Feeling

The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.


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Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.


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Pitt Crushes No. 19 Georgetown, 73-45

WASHINGTON (AP) — Talib Zanna scored 15 points, and Pittsburgh rediscovered its shooting touch Tuesday night, hitting 55 percent from the field in a 73-45 win over No. 19 Georgetown.


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Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan Budget

A group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.


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Beaver Co. Man Charged With Sex Crimes Against 4 Teens

A Beaver County man has been charged in connection with sex crimes against four teenagers over a seven-year span.


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WVU Announces 2011-12 Hoops Schedule

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- West Virginia has announced its home and away opponents for the 2011-12 men’s basketball season. The Mountaineers will play 16 regular season games at the WVU Coliseum this season. BIG EAST teams coming […]


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Blood Test Could Help Doctors Treat Cancer

WASHINGTON D.C. (KDKA) — A simple blood test could help doctors decide the best way to treat breast cancer patients. Researchers at Georgetown found that measuring the number of tumor cells in the blood can […]


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4-1-Zoo: Big East Tourney Guide, Day One

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — No. 3 Pitt is fresh off a Big East Conference regular season title and now sets its sights on a conference tournament championship as well.

93-7 The Fan–03/07/2011

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4-1-Zoo: Pitt Beats Georgetown 72-57

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Pitt stayed perfect in Big East play with a 72-57 win at Georgetown Wednesday night.

93-7 The Fan–01/12/2011