Old Big East To Become 'American Athletic Conference'The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Panther Hollow: Time To Tip Cap To TinoPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- I don't mean to make out Saturday's soggy series of events to be anything more than what they produced: an impressive victory over an unimpressive opponent.
Jim Colony 'In The Room' With Maurkice Pouncey, Ike Taylor, & Ziggy HoodThe Fan's Jim Colony made his usual trip down to the South Side this week, where he caught up with Steelers' center Maurkice Pouncey for their regular "In Depth With Maurkice Pouncey" spot and also chatted with cornerback Ike Taylor and defensive end Ziggy Hood.
Panther Hollow: Does Offense Need To Be "Tighten'd" Up?PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- Head coach Paul Chryst got what he ultimately wanted in Buffalo, but the Panthers still want more from their offense, and they could get some help this weekend.
McGloin, Mauti Lead PSU Over Temple 24-13STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Matt McGloin threw for a career-high 318 yards and ran for two short scores, and linebacker Michael Mauti led another strong defensive effort to lead Penn State to a 24-13 win Saturday over Temple.
Duquesne's Ron Everhart Previews NCAA TournamentRon Everhart, head coach of the Duquesne Dukes men's basketball team, joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday.
Higher Education Takes Funding Hit In Corbett's BudgetIn his 2012-13 state budget address, Governor Tom Corbett says state schools face a 20 percent cut in funding. Three universities face a 30 percent cut - Penn State, Temple and the University of Pittsburgh.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Lincoln Park's Watson Makes Historic Commitment
WVU's Pepper Transferring
Hazelwood Shooting ProbedPolice continue to investigate following a shooting Wednesday evening in Hazelwood that sent a teenager to the hospital.
4-1-Zoo: Big East Expansion — The TargetsBig East presidents met Tuesday and approved a plan for the conference to expand from eight to 10 members in football.