University Of Pittsburgh
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.
In a poll of ACC media members, the Pitt basketball team was selected to finish 6th out of 15 schools at the second Atlantic Coast Conference Operation Basketball preseason media day.
Broderick Snoddy ran for 82 yards and three touchdowns and Georgia Tech took advantage of six Pittsburgh turnovers in a 56-28 win on Saturday.
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Pitt’s game against Georgia Tech is special because it’s Homecoming, but this game will be special for another reason.
Pitt football freshman defensive lineman Rori Blair out of Upper St. Clair high school suffered a stroke in April 2012 and nearly died from the complications, but now finds himself healthy and a part of a major college football program.
After a start to the season that has him ranked as the nation’s eighth-leading rusher, Pitt running back James Conner has been named to Phil Steele’s Midseason Third Team All-American List.
James Conner ran for 85 yards and two scores and Pitt ended a three-game losing streak with a 21-16 victory over Virginia Tech on Thursday night.
Conor Hundley one-upped the nation’s leading rusher, gaining 148 yards on 19 carries as Akron upset Pittsburgh 21-10 on Saturday.
A Pitt basketball spokesman confirmed to 93.7 The Fan Friday evening that senior guard Cameron Wright had surgery for a broken left foot.
The Cathedral of Learning stands 563 feet above the University of Pittsburgh campus.
Mark Weisman ran for 88 yards and two touchdowns, including a 1-yard plunge with 6:56 remaining as Iowa rallied for a 24-20 win over Pitt on Saturday.
The Atlantic Coast Conference has announced their 2014 Class of Legends for its 10th Annual Dr. Pepper Football Championship Game on December 6th, and Pitt’s own Hugh Green is part of this years class.
Conner says he is only focused on being (4-0) after this weekend ends and this will be Pitt’s biggest challenge yet.
Twenty-one people, many of whom are doing work that touches on race relations, same-sex marriage, climate change and other issues that are dominating the news, have each been awarded “genius grants” from the MacArthur Foundation.
Predicting how prostate cancer will progress has been much like flipping a coin. But a local discovery could change that.