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Saturday September 20 2014
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Pitt and Penn State were fairly well-represented in last month’s NFL Draft, with each school sending three players into the league via the annual draft. The western Pennsylvania region also saw three players selected.

The first local player taken was no surprise, as Pitt defensive tackle Aaron Donald went 13th overall to the St. Louis Rams.

06/06/2014 - 11:44
Tony DeFazio
Karvel Anderson is almost certainly good enough to play professional basketball. But will it be in the NBA? Anderson is no stranger to life as a long-shot, having faced adversity his entire life.

Perhaps “faced” isn’t the right word.

06/06/2014 - 09:43
Geoff Pfeil
Colonials welcome four freshmen, two juniors and a transfer to roster

Robert Morris men's basketball Andy Toole announced the program's 2014-15 recruiting class Tuesday, which includes four freshmen, two junior college transfers and one transfer.

05/28/2014 - 08:07
PSR Staff
Karvel Anderson scored 23 points and Lucky Jones added 15 and 9 rebounds but the short-handed Robert Morris Colonials fell to Belmont 82-71 in the second-round of the NIT.

Robert Morris saw its run in the 2014 National Invitation Tournament (NIT) come to an end Friday night as Belmont earned an 82-71 victory over the Colonials at the Curb Event Center.

03/21/2014 - 23:50
PSR Staff
Karvel Anderson drained nine 3-pointers and scored 38 points, Lucky Jones added 25 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists, and Robert Morris knocked off St. John's 89-78 at Carnesecca Arena in the first round of the NIT.

Robert Morris improved to 22-13 and will play Belmont in the second round Friday night at 9:30 in Nashville.

03/18/2014 - 21:44
PSR Staff
Colonials making second straight appearance in NIT and sixth postseason appearance in last seven years

Robert Morris will make its second straight appearance in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) Tuesday, March 18, when it travels to New York, N.Y., for a 7:00 p.m. tip against St.

03/16/2014 - 22:55
PSR Staff
Mount St. Mary's jumped out to a 17-point lead in the opening 13 minutes and went on to upset Robert Morris 88-71, preventing the Colonials from reaching the NCAA Tournament.

Stakes are high in college basketball’s mid-major conference championship games and so are the adrenaline levels of everyone involved.

03/11/2014 - 22:47
Ryan Bertonaschi
Karvel Anderson had 21 points, all in second half, and Lucky Jones added 18 as Robert Morris overcame a brutal first half to edge St. Francis PA 60-57 and advance to the NEC title game.

Robert Morris opened the second half with a 15-2 run to turn a five-point deficit into an eight-point advantage and held on for a 60-57 victory over No. 6 seed Saint Francis U.

03/08/2014 - 19:00
PSR Staff
Lucky Jones had 19 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists to lead Robert Morris over Fairleigh Dickinson 60-53 in the NEC Tournament quarterfinals.

Since early-January, when Robert Morris lost six players to off-the-court issues, the Colonials stunned teams by shooting the 3, defending the 3, and grabbing defensive rebounds.

03/06/2014 - 01:00
Ryan Bertonaschi
Anderson tabbed NEC Player of the Year; Toole earns NEC Coach of the Year accolade

Moon Township, PA - March 4, 2014 - On the heels of claiming the 2014 Northeast Conference regular-season championship, a pair from the Robert Morris University men's basketball te

03/04/2014 - 15:56
PSR Staff
I spent three days late last month visiting 18 high schools across the WPIAL. I drove 533 miles, took hundreds of photographs, shook hands with dozens of coaches, athletic directors and principals and climbed way too many stadium steps. I loved every minute of it, of course.
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On the heels of two straight wins, the Franklin Regional Panthers are looking to improve to 3-1 Friday night as welcome the Indiana Little Indians (2-1) to Panther Stadium.
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Belle Vernon will battle Hollidaysburg in a WPIAL Triple-A clash Friday night with both teams looking for their third win on the season.
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The Steelers traditional powerhouse defense has set a yearly standard for fans and pundits for decades. But an aging Pittsburgh defense has had a rocky time the last couple of seasons.
Feature FourPure Steel
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Twenty-two WPIAL football teams will have new coaches pacing the sidelines this season, including a few that will be featured in the CoGo's Feature Matchup this season.
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Several of the most coveted recruits throughout the WPIAL have already made their college decisions, most notably Sterling Jenkins of Baldwin. Others, like Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead, are still being recruited.
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Bill Cherpak misses the way it used to be. Back in the 80’s, when the current Thomas Jefferson High School coach was a player at Steel Valley, the recruiting process wasn’t publicized. It was low-key compared to the present.
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The Mon-Valley has put plenty of athletes on Division 1 football teams over the years, including several who made it to the NFL. There are a few Mon-Valley natives playing D-1 ball this season.
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