Pitt earns invitation to New Era Pinstripe Bowl, Penn State heads to Rose Bowl, WVU to Russell Athletic
Big Ten champions Penn State will head to the Rose Bowl to face Southern California, while Pitt -- whose 42-39 win over the Nittany Lions essentially kept Penn State out of the College Football Playoffs -- will take on Northwestern in the Pinstripe Bowl.
12/04/2016 - 20:54
The college basketball season is underway as local teams finish their non-conference games this month. Will Kevin Stallings re-ignite the Pitt program? Can Jim Ferry recover from losing three seniors at Duquesne? Will Penn State's freshmen class finally produce competitive basketball in State College?
11/28/2016 - 19:26
While Americans gobbled up turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes on Thursday afternoon, No. 19 West Virginia defeated Illinois, 89-57, in the NIT Season Tip-Off Semifinal.
11/25/2016 - 08:18
Adapting to the Big 12 was not easy for West Virginia University.
11/01/2016 - 16:11
It's still the dog days of summer, but college football season is nrarly upon us. Local teams begin to open camp this week and next, and there are several players to keep an eye on.
08/02/2016 - 13:54
Three WPIAL players were drafted into the NFL this past weekend. Former Pitt wide receiver and Clairton standout Tyler Boyd was the first local player off the board when the Cincinnati Bengals made him their second round pick on Friday night.
05/02/2016 - 11:54
There may not be a player with local connections selected in the opening round of this month's NFL Draft, but the region will nonetheless be well-represented once again when the NFL comes calling.
04/18/2016 - 20:26
From holes in the secondary to a new offensive coordinator to a slew of early arrivals, the Mountaineers have a lot to cover this spring.
03/20/2016 - 12:10
All three local Division 1 college football teams learned of their bowl destinations on Sunday. Pitt will face Navy in the Military Bowl, Penn State meets Georgia in the Tax Slayer Bowl and WVU plays Arizona State in the Cactus Bowl.
12/06/2015 - 19:39