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Andrew Buie ran for 207 yards and two touchdowns, and Geno Smith tossed four scoring strikes, as West Virginia knocked off Texas 48-45 in a wild shootout in Austin.

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Geno Smith passed for four touchdowns, leading No.

10/06/2012 - 23:17
A.P.
Geno Smith threw for 656 yards and 8 touchdown passes to lead No. 9 West Virginia to a 70-63 win over No. 25 Baylor. Smith outdueled the Bears’ Nick Florence, who threw for 581 yards and 5 TDs in a game shockingly void of anything resembling defense.

Smith tied a Big 12 record with eight touchdown passes and Baylor's Terrance Williams set the conference record with 314 yards receiving.

09/29/2012 - 16:36
A.P.
Welcome to the Big 12, West Virginia. It took $20 million and eight months to officially defect from the Big East, but the move is worth it for a perfect match. That’s what this is, afterall: a perfect match.

Last October, with Pittsburgh and Syracuse both fleeing the Big East, WVU was forced to act.

08/14/2012 - 10:20
Joel Peretic
Head football coach to make $2.3 million this season

West Virginia University Director of Athletics Oliver Luck and Head Football Coach Dana Holgorsen have agreed to terms

08/08/2012 - 11:25
PSR Staff
Big 12 announces media preseason football poll

Oklahoma has been picked to win its eighth Big 12 championship in the 2012 Big 12 Football Preseason Poll, voted on by media representatives who cover the Conference.

07/19/2012 - 17:53
PSR Staff
Pitt's Hubie Graham and Ryan Turnley named to John Mackey Award and Rimington Watch Lists

Two more Pitt players, as well as players from Penn State and WVU, were named preseason candidates for top national awards t

07/10/2012 - 11:27
PSR Staff
One-time Michigan Wolverine Ray Vinopal is one of several transfers who figure to play a significant role for new coach Paul Chryst and the Pitt Panthers this fall.

Pitt
Safety Ray Vinopal, #9

06/26/2012 - 11:21
Tony DeFazio
Guard Matt Humphrey joins Mountaineers program after stints at Boston College and Oregon

Matt Humphrey, a 6-foot-5, 195-pound guard who previously attended Boston College and Oregon, has signed a grant-in-aid to attend West Virginia University and will play basketball for the Mountaine

06/12/2012 - 16:32
PSR Staff
2012 class includes Katie Barnes, Dan Cavanaugh, Ben Dunkerley, Bo Orlando, Ed Pastilong, Lee Patrone and Maurice Robinson

Seven outstanding contributors to Mountaineer athletics make up the 22nd class of honorees in the West Virginia University

05/29/2012 - 13:24
PSR Staff
Former West Virginia football coach Bill Stewart has died this afternoon from an apparent heart attack, according to a statment released by the West Virginia athletic department. Stewart was 59.

Stewart is survived by his wife Karen and their son, Blaine.

05/21/2012 - 16:00
Tony DeFazio
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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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Pitt football’s forgettable Paul Chryst era ended at 19-20 when the Madison native returned to Wisconsin to coach the Badgers, leaving the program in the same state of mediocrity in which he found it.
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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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