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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.

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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
Former Duquesne coach joins Huggins staff in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN, WV (May 14, 2012) – West Virginia native Ron Everhart, who has 27 years experience as

05/14/2012 - 19:45
PSR Staff
Seattle takes defensive end in surprise choice at No. 15 overall

West Virginia defensive end Bruce Irvin was considered by most to be a second or third round pick in the NFL Draft. The Seattle Seahawks did not think so.

04/26/2012 - 22:03
Steve Flinn
The biggest issues for the Pitt Panthers football program over the last few years have stemmed from one section of the team: coaches. Pitt has gone through a head=spinning number of head coaches in the last two years, a trend that continued when Todd Graham skipped town for Arizona State.

To start the 2012 offseason, Pitt hired University of Wisconsin offensive coordinator Paul hryst in an attempt to fin

03/17/2012 - 02:59
Scott Kromko
Gonzaga took complete control with a 13-0 run early in the first half and coasted to an easy 77-54 win over West Virginia Thursday night at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh.

“We want to play them and show them how physical we and the WCC are.”

03/15/2012 - 22:34
Anthony Jaskulski
There are three keys to surviving in the Big Dance. For West Virginia, all three will be on the front burner for every player taking the court Thursday night.

1. Prepare for your opponent no matter how short the timetable.
2. Play for 40 minutes no matter how tired you are.
3. Believe in yourself, even when nobody else thinks you have a shot.

03/15/2012 - 01:06
Anthony Jaskulski
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In June, George Blanda—along with the late Johnny Unitas and living legends Joe Namath, Joe Montana, Dan Marino and Jim Kelly—will be honored in Pittsburgh.
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Francisco Liriano is the Pirates’ Opening Day starter this year, but he is not an Ace. Gerrit Cole will start game 2 of 162, but, despite the expectations that surround the former first-overall pick, he is not an Ace, either.
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George Blanda was a pro football player for 26 seasons, longer than anyone who ever played. The Youngwood native was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a quarterback and kicker in 1981.
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The Unsung Hero award recognizes local high school coaches and student-athletes who have dedicated themselves to sports and academics, but traditionally have not received the deserved attention.
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It's no secret that the Steelers need help in the defensive secondary and at outside linebacker, but there are also needs elsewhere. Here's a breakdown of the team’s potential targets in the upcoming NFL Draft.
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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.
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Prospects are constantly moving up and down teams' draft boards as players visit and work out for teams during the month of April. Two quarterbacks and two receivers make up four of PSR's top five players available.
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While the Steelers, Bengals and Ravens are coming off playoff appearances and look to fill specific needs in this month's draft, the Browns are once again in need of help all over the roster, particularly on offense.
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