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Saturday August 29 2015
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On the heels of a dismal 4-8 season in 2013—and seated firmly upon the hotseat—head coach Dana Holgorsen was able to steer the West Virginia football program back in the right direction in 2014.

The Mountaineers rebounded to finish the regular season with a 7-5 record.

08/03/2015 - 16:26
Matthew Zabierek
Training camps are open across the NFL and dozens of rookies are trying to buck the odds and earn a roster spot, including nearly two dozen with ties to western or central Pennsylvania.

Penn State and West Virginia each landed six players on NFL training camp rosters, while Pitt placed four and the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference three.

07/29/2015 - 16:08
Tony DeFazio
Bob Huggins is heading into his ninth season as the head coach at West Virginia and his 30th season as a Division I head coach.

In 2001, Huggins became the 20th Division I coach (minimum 10 years coaching in Division I) to reach 700 victories when the Mountaineers defeated Missouri State, and he has 765 collegiate wins

07/16/2015 - 09:43
PSR Staff
Fourth and fifth round see five local players selected

Several players with local ties were drafted in the fourth and fifth rounds of Saturday's NFL Draft.

05/02/2015 - 16:11
Tony DeFazio
West Virginia's Kevin White will be the first local player off the board, but Pitt's TJ Clemmings looks like a first-rounder as well. Penn State has several players expected to go in the second and third days of the draft.

FIRST ROUND POTENTIAL
Kevin White, WR, WVU (6-3, 215)

04/11/2015 - 16:45
Tony DeFazio
West Virginia's NCAA Tournament run came to a sudden end at the hands of undefeated Kentucky, as the Wildcats took an early lead and cruised to a 78-39 blowout over the Mountaineers.

Trey Lyles had 14 points, the Harrison twins—Andrew (12) and Aaron (13)—combined for 25 and unbeaten Kentucky Wildcats continued their pursuit of history with their 37th straight win.

03/27/2015 - 00:07
Matthew DeTitta
Dana Holgorsen's Mountaineers try to build off a season that saw them play some of the nation's top teams to the wire.

West Virginia made plenty of improvement last season, but the Mountaineers are still striving to solidify themselves in the Big 12.

03/23/2015 - 20:45
Tony DeFazio
Devin Williams had 16 points and 10 rebounds as ‎West Virginia‬ beat Maryland 69-59 to advance to the Sweet 16.

West Virginia will advance to the second weekend of the tournament for the first time since 2010, when it went all the way to the Final Four.

03/23/2015 - 01:46
Matthew DeTitta
Devin Williams had 17 points and 9 rebounds as West Virginia held off a late Buffalo comeback to survive and advance with a 68-62 win in Columbus.

Juwan Staten, back in the lineup after missing the last four games with a knee injury, notched 15 points along with 7 assists.

03/20/2015 - 17:03
Matthew DeTitta
The Colonials will face North Florida in an NCAA Tournament play-in game on Wednesday in Dayton, while the Mountaineers earned a fifth seed and will square off against Buffalo in Columbus.

The Colonials learned of their draw at a Selection Sunday watch party in Robinson, Pa., at the All-Star Sports Bar & Grille.

03/15/2015 - 22:24
PSR Staff
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The Steelers started the offseason by signing franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a significant contact extension. A day before training camp opened, they capped the offseason by extending the contract of general manger Kevin Colbert.
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In 2012, the leading rusher for the Pittsburgh Steelers was Jonathan Dwyer. His 623 yards was the second-lowest total for the team's leading rusher in a full season since Dick Hoak's 531 yards led the way in 1969.
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Todd Haley is entering his fourth season as the Steelers' offensive coordinator. After a bumpy start to his tenure in Pittsburgh, Haley directed one of the most explosive offenses in team history in 2014.
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Time moves faster in the NFL. Players seem to age more rapidly and rosters turn over more quickly than in any other sport. Nowhere else is this more evident than the Steelers defense, where nine of 2011’s opening day starters are no longer with the team.
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On the heels of a dismal 4-8 season in 2013—and seated firmly upon the hotseat—head coach Dana Holgorsen was able to steer the West Virginia football program back in the right direction in 2014.
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In western Pennsylvania, football is the sport that the natives follow most closely, and with two major programs, Pitt and Penn State, most of the attention is divided among the two of them.
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Stepping into Beaver Stadium sporting traditional, nameless navy blue and white jerseys, Penn State football intends to chase a championship under second-year head coach James Franklin.
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