Pat Narduzzi Trying To Steer Pitt Clear Of Another FCS ScarePitt football head coach Pat Narduzzi is doing everything he can to keep his players from looking past big underdog Villanova this weekend.
Rising Star: Villanova Guard Phil BoothThe sophomore from Baltimore hit the second-biggest shot of the game for Villanova (it was, admittedly, a very distant second).
Brothers' Extended Family Very Proud Of Both After National Championship GameIt took two families and lots of sacrifice to get Kris Jenkins to Villanova. That was the difficult part.
Five Things: Best NCAA Championship Game Ever?Villanova claimed its second national championship last night with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina on a buzzer-beating three from Kris Jenkins.
Villanova Defeats North Carolina 77-74 For National Championship With Buzzer-BeaterIt might be April, but March Madness prevailed to the very last second of this NCAA Tournament.
5 Things: Final Four Margin Of Victory Record ObliteratedVillanova blasted Oklahoma 95-51, a semifinal record for margin, and North Carolina topped Syracuse 83-66. It sets up what should be—what we hope will be—a competitive final tonight.
Brotherly Battle Between Jenkins, Britt For National Title Has Pittsburgh TiesKris Jenkins and Nate Britt, brothers in every way except blood, are giving each other the silent treatment for about 48 hours.
Pitt Football Unveils A Challenging 2016 ScheduleThe Pitt football team will have one tough road ahead of them in 2016 as the schedule for next year was just released.
Crying Piccolo Player Goes Viral Playing At ConsolClosing seconds at Consol Energy Center. Villanova goes down to defeat, as the band plays on. Video of piccolo player Roxanne Chalifoux, playing through tears, goes viral.
Darrun Hilliard II Leads The Way For A Villanova Team Aiming For A Top SeedVillanova is having an amazing season and is in prime position to take a number one seed in the NCAA Tournament. There are a lot of great players on the team, but the talent and leadership of Darrun Hilliard II is taking them there.
Rothstein: Friday's NCAA Tournament Primer; Picks, Best Bet For An Upset & MoreDon't be surprised if Iona pushes Ohio State. If the Gaels make some shots early on, this one could very interesting.
Big East: One More Time, With FeelingThe 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.