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New Pitt coach begins to assemble staff

PITTSBURGH—Pitt head football coach Pat Narduzzi announced the hiring of three coaches and an operations director to his staff today. The appointments include:

01/09/2015 - 19:21
PSR Staff
Longtime Bills offensive tackle becomes 24th Panther to enter Hall

PITTSBURGH—The University of Pittsburgh’s rich association with the College Football Hall of Fame grew stronger today with the announcement that Ruben Brown will be a member of the

01/09/2015 - 18:58
PSR Staff
Pitt introduced Pat Narduzzi as their new head football coach last month. The former Michigan State defensive coordinator replaces Paul Chryst, who left for Wisconsin at the conclusion of the Panthers season.

The 48-year-old Narduzzi, a Youngstown native, spoke to the media last month.

01/06/2015 - 18:52
PSR Staff
Former Michigan State defensive coordinator and Youngstown native Pat Narduzzi has been named the new head football coach at Pitt.

Narduzzi spent the past eight years orchestrating Michigan State’s national-ranked defense.

12/26/2014 - 18:40
Tony DeFazio
Ex-Panther has forged a long career in the NFL

Former Pitt offensive lineman Mike McGlynn was at Heinz Field on Sunday as a member of the Kansas City Chiefs when they played against the Steelers.

12/21/2014 - 22:40
Steve Flinn
The only surprising thing about Pitt’s ouster of Steve Pederson as athletic director is the fact that it’s seen as a surprise.

Actually, the fact that the university is willing to eat four years and $2 million of Pederson’s remaining contract is surprising.

12/17/2014 - 22:45
Tony DeFazio
Pitt has relieved athletic director Steve Pederson of his duties, and announced that offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph will serve as interim head football coach.

Paul Chryst, who served the past three seasons as the University of Pittsburgh’s head football coach, has accepted the same position at his alma mater, the University of Wisconsin.

12/17/2014 - 22:20
PSR Staff
After a freshman season which saw him share carries with various upperclassmen, Pitt running back James Conner has emerged as one of the premiere players in the nation, carrying the Panthers’ offense in the process.

Through 12 games, Conner rushed for 1,675 yards and 24 touchdowns, all while averaging over six yards per rush.

12/08/2014 - 19:48
Mark Powell
Panthers to face Houston in Armed Forces Bowl Jan. 2, Penn State will play Boston College Dec. 27 in the Pinstripe Bowl, WVU squares off against Texas A&M in Liberty Bowl Dec. 29

Pitt, Penn State and WVU all learned of their bowl destinations on Sunday.

12/07/2014 - 20:29
PSR Staff
Pitt sophomore running back James Conner, who broke Tony Dorsett's single-season scoring records as well as several conference records, has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year.

Pitt running back James Conner added another accomplishment to his historic sophomore season today when he was named the Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year in a vote by the Atlantic Coast

12/03/2014 - 14:17
PSR Staff
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Bob Prince was best known as the voice of the PIttsburgh Pirates for 28 years, but it was not the only job he had over his Hall of Fame career. “The Gunner” also called Steelers and Penguins games at different times during his career and was part of the NBC broadcast team for the 1965 All-Star Game.
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