The 2011 Sprint Cup Series title came down to Carl Edwards vs. Tony Stewart, and it lived up to the hype. Stewart won the race, Edwards finished second and they tied on points. The tie-breaker? Total wins, and Stewart won that -- and the championship -- five to one for the season.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) -- Tony Stewart nearly wrote off his season during a summer slump, then dismissed his chances at the beginning of NASCAR's championship chase.
Freshman Kadeem Pantophlet made every shot he took and scored 14 points for Duquesne, but it was not enough to hold off hot-shooting Valparaiso, as the Dukes fell 84-68 on Sunday in the 2K Sports Classic.
The Duquesne Dukes were unable to hold off Valparaiso in the final game of their season-opening 2K Sports Classic, losing for the first time in th
Penn State (4-1) got a career-high 27 points from junior Tim Frazier (Houston, Texas) to close out play in the 2011 Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-off Tournament Sunday with a 53-49 victory over South Florida (3-2) at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.
USF held a five-point lead, 43-38, with 5:07 to play when Penn State employed atrapping 1-2-2 press to create a pair of turnovers and reel
Velton Jones scored 16 points and had seven assists, but the Penn defense held the Colonials to 35.7 percent shooting as Robert Morris fell to the Quakers 66-60 Saturday night in the Philly Hoop Group Classic.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Zack Rosen scored 19 points and dished out 10 assists to lead Pennsylvania over Robert Morris 66-60 on Saturday night.
Sean Johnson scored 24 points in 29 minutes to lead Duquesne to an 81-76 win over Akron in the second game of the 2K Sports Classic in Valparaiso, Ind. McKeesport graduate Zeke Marshall led Akron with 19 points.
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Perennial regular season leaders rebuild, the West gets stronger, analytics take center stage and the draft is reconfigured. Here are four league-wide storylines to follow as the NHL season gets underway.
Western PA has long-provided the NFL with some of its top-end talent and that continues to be the case. As of the end of the September, 21 former WPIAL or Pittsburgh City League players graced NFL rosters.
There is no shortage of great athletes to come out of the Mon-Valley, but perhaps no single institution has produced more great athletes than old Donora High School (now part of Ringgold). The WPIAL Hall of Fame has recognized the following Donora greats.