WTMJ Reporter Doug Russell tells the Cook and Poni Show that Chryst meets all the criteria that Wisconsin is looking for and he is above a 50/50 chance to get the job.
Pederson says the decision is out of their hands but they are pushing for this game to happen,
Although Pitt has been bowl eligible for seven consecutive seasons, some of those seasons have been filled with heartbreaking games.
Coming off a year in which he ran for 1,675 yards and 24 touchdowns on 277 carries and broke longstanding Pitt rushing records, running back James Conner has been named the ACC Player of the Year.
The renewal of the long-awaited Pitt-Penn State football rivalry could happen sooner than we thought.
James Conner ran for two touchdowns and broke three of Tony Dorsett’s records, Pittsburgh secured bowl eligibility by beating Miami 35-23 on Saturday night in the regular-season finale for both teams.
James Robinson had 14 points and six assists, helping Pittsburgh beat Kansas State 70-47 Wednesday in the third-place game of the Maui Invitational.
Pitt football head coach Paul Chryst joined The Fan Morning Show Wednesday to preview the Miami game.
Chad Voytik threw a pair of touchdown passes and Pittsburgh kept its bowl hopes alive with a 30-7 win over sloppy Syracuse on Saturday.
The Pittsburgh Panthers weren’t supposed to face a real test for another nine days, when they head to Hawaii for the Maui Invitational and could face teams including Arizona, BYU and San Diego State.
T.J. Logan scored from 1 yard out with 50 seconds left to help North Carolina rally past Pitt 40-35 on Saturday.
Pitt men’s basketball has signed two new players to a national letter of intent.
Jamel Artis scored a career-high 14 points to lead four players in double figures as Pitt opened the season with a 78-45 victory over Niagara on Friday night.
Pitt sophomore Mike Young averaged 22.5 points per game in the exhibitions against IUP and Philadelphia and he is confident that he can continue to put up 20 points per game this season.
Backup Duke quarterback Thomas Sirk bulled into the end zone from 5 yards in the second overtime to lift the 24th-ranked Blue Devils to a 51-48 win over Pitt on Saturday.