Since the day Paul Chryst left Pitt for the head coaching job at Wisconsin, there has been much speculation that he would take both offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph and defensive coordinator Matt House with him.
Josh Newkirk had a pair of clutch baskets in the final 2 1/2 minutes of overtime and finished with 15 points, lifting Pittsburgh to a 61-60 comeback win over Boston College on Tuesday night.
In the world of Pittsburgh sports, we watched the Pirates, Penguins and Steelers all qualify for the playoffs for the first time in over two decades. Here’s a look back at some of the more memorable moments this year.
Narduzzi says today is the beginning of a dream come true for him. He says this is the job he wanted.
The University of Pittsburgh has reportedly concluded its search for a new head coach.
Michigan State color analyst Jason Strayhorn joined “The Fan Morning Show” to talk about Pat Narduzzi, who according to multiple reports will be the next Pitt football head coach.
Pitt opened their season with a 23-point victory over Niagara Nov.14, but had not won a home non-conference game by more than nine in four home games since. But Tuesday, the Panthers used a 15-0 run in the middle of the first half, as well as a 16-2 run in the second, to take control of their contest against the Holy Cross Crusaders and coasted to a 58-39 victory.
Jim Comparoni of SpartanMag.com joined the Starkey and Mueller Show to share insight on Pitt’s search for a new head football coach, as numerous outlets reported Tuesday that Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi will assume the head coaching role at Pitt.
It appears Pat Narduzzi is about to become the next head football coach at the University of Pittsburgh.
The University of Pittsburgh is still searching for a new head football coach, but a frontrunner has reportedly emerged.
James Robinson scored 18 points, including five in the final minutes of regulation to send the game into overtime, to help Pitt avoid an upset by beating Oakland 81-77 on Saturday.
Some fans had been calling for Steve Pederson to be removed for years. Once the news broke of his dismissal, Pitt fans took to Twitter with plenty of clever quips.
With Wisconsin finally officially naming Paul Chryst as their next head football coach, there is now word that the University of Pittsburgh has removed Steve Pederson as their athletic director.
Fox Sports College Football Expert Bruce Feldman joined the Starkey and Mueller Show to talk about Pitt’s search for their next head coach and said the firing of Athletic Director Steve Pederson will go a long way in bringing in a good coach.
Some sweeping changes took place within the University of Pittsburgh’s athletic department on Wednesday.