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Sunday December 21 2014
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Ben Roethlisberger threw for 220 yards and a touchdown, the defense recorded six sacks and didn't allow a touchdown and the Steelers clinched a playoff berth with a 20-12 win over the Chiefs.

It is the first time since 2011 that the Steelers earned a playoff berth, and, as a team that has won games this season mainly because of a high-powered offensive attack, it was only fitting that t

12/21/2014 - 16:15
Ryan Bertonaschi
Juwan Staten had 24 points and 6 assists to lead No. 22 West Virginia past NC State 83-69 in the Gotham Classic at Madison Square Garden

(AP) Devin Williams had 16 points and Jaysean Paige added 11 points to help the Mountaineers (10-1) win their third straight.

12/21/2014 - 00:26
Nick Spaling and Steve Downie had two-point nights and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 45 shots as the ‪Penguins‬ beat the Panthers 3-1

The Penguins' victory snapped a four-game unbeaten streak for the Panthers.

12/20/2014 - 23:00
PSR Staff
Michael Young scored 19 points and James Robinson 18 as Pitt avoided a second upset attempt in three seasons by Oakland, outlasting the Grizzlies 81-77 in overtime at the Petersen Events Center.

Another visit to the Petersen Event Center for Oakland led to another overtime game, another Pitt win, and another gut-wrenching loss for Oakland coach Greg Kampe.

12/20/2014 - 18:55
Tony DeFazio
Mason's 17 leads balanced Dukes attack

Micah Mason had 17 points to lead a balanced scoring attack as Duquesne snapped a four-game losing streak with a 79-63 win over UMass-Lowell at the AJ Palumbo Center on Saturday afternoon.

12/20/2014 - 15:54
Alex Stumpf
The Oakland Zoo erupted. Senior forward Talib Zanna drained a pair free throws to put Pitt up by two points against top-ranked Syracuse.

The Orange were about to become the latest top five team to fall at the hands of the Panthers at the Peterson Events Center.

12/19/2014 - 13:59
Mark Powell
Blake Comeau scored midway through overtime and a mumps-free Mark-Andre Fleury recorded his sixth shutout of the season as the Penguins blanked the Colorado Avalanche 1-0 Thursday night.

Fleury stopped 29 shots to improve to  18-4-2 this season, just a few hours after being cleared for the mumps, which have been spreading through the  Penguins locker room over t

12/18/2014 - 22:51
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 - 21:20
PSR Staff
Duquesne loses at home to Saint Francis University for the first time in nearly 50 years

For the second consecutive week, the Duquesne Dukes scored a season-low amount of points and lost by double figures to an in-state opponent, this time to Saint Francis University, 67-52.

12/17/2014 - 21:17
Alex Stumpf
Reed's 18 not enough as Colonials fall to 3-7

Toledo shot 51.7 percent (31-for-60) from the field as the Rockets improved to 6-4 on the 2014-15 campaign, while the Colonials slipped to 3-7 on the year.

12/17/2014 - 21:13
PSR Staff
The only surprising thing about Pitt’s ouster of Steve Pederson as athletic director is the fact that it’s seen as a surprise.
Editor's DeskFeature OnePitt Football
The 2015 Steelers are closing in on a season of historic highs and historic lows split between two sides of the ball.
Feature TwoPure Steel
In late October and at 4-3 on the season, the Pittsburgh Steelers found themselves with a pair of key home matchups against the Indianapolis Colts and Baltimore Ravens.
Feature ThreePure Steel
The Pittsburgh Riverhounds took a few big steps toward getting their house in order today, with the announcement of a new president and head coach.
Feature FourPress RoomSports Bites
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The Oakland Zoo erupted. Senior forward Talib Zanna drained a pair free throws to put Pitt up by two points against top-ranked Syracuse.
Custom 1Pitt BasketballPress Room
A new season always brings new challenges and expectations. For the 2014-15 Penguins, this new season brought much more.
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Being a baseball fan requires a great deal of patience.
Custom 3North Shore Notes
In 2011, Lincoln Park was crushed by the Philadelphia Math, Civics and Science Charter School, 70-55, in the Pennsylvania Single A State Championship.
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