PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The infamous events involving former Ohio State head football coach Jim Tressel that dissuaded some WPIAL youth from going there have not stopped the new regime under Urban Meyer from pursuing western PA talent, and the Buckeyes have added a significant name to their 2014 freshman class.
While Bruins defenseman Matt Bartkowski was growing up in Mount Lebanon, one of favorite Penguins players was another defenseman, Andrew Ference.
Fans poured into the streets, rejoiced in dorms, bars and living rooms, and at one point became so raucous that riot police were briefly called in as the city held all-night parties to celebrate the Cardinals’ first NCAA title in a generation.
Even with limited drama—none of the regional finals were particularly thrilling—the NCAA Tournament is a wonderful thing, the perfect blend of fairness and unpredictability.
The Hurricanes have had a dream season, but Marquette is the toughest team in college basketball. That’s just one of four great matchups.
Mark Lyons had a solid career at a perennial basketball power and helped lead his team to the Sweet 16—last season. This season, he helped lead another basketball power, this time Arizona, to the Sweet 16.
Aaron Craft hit a 3-pointer with a half-second left, and Ohio State escaped Dayton — a place of heartaches — as the lone high seed left in the NCAA tournament’s wild West Regional, beating Iowa State 78-75 on Sunday.
Don’t be surprised if Iona pushes Ohio State. If the Gaels make some shots early on, this one could very interesting.
In 2012, President Obama’s men’s bracket ranked 2,347,421 out of 6.45 million entries, placing him in the 63.6th percentile.
Andrew is joined by former Jeanette standout and current quarterback for the Oakland Raiders Terrelle Pryor who is constantly trying to improve his game through an impressive daily routine.
Jeannette native and Oakland Raiders Quarterback Terrelle Pryor joined Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93.7 The FAN to talk about getting his first career start last week, and learning from his past mistakes in order to be a better man today.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — During the latest effort by the NHL to avoid history of the wrong kind, hockey did return to CONSOL Energy Center Friday night, and now Robert Morris has an opportunity to echo history of the right kind.
Former Ohio State cornerback and current afternoon drive host for 92-3 The Fan Dustin Fox joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to chat about Saturday’s matchup between the Buckeyes and Penn State.
Paul Bessire, creator of The Prediction Machine, joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday.
Len Elmore, CBS College basketball analyst, will broadcast NCAA tourney games at Consol Energy Center this weekend.