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Stu Lyon was a star of Fox Chapel’s 1977 state champ basketball team. He’s faced difficult times, but is back as a coach at his alma mater.
Three quarterbacks who played in state championship football games made a quick transition to the basketball court.
North Allegheny’s Meg Morningstar and Cornell’s Dane Jackson earn weekly recognition.
Marcus McGinniss leads Upper St. Clair to a 68-64 win at Class AAAA No. 2 Chartiers Valley in Section 4.
Quakers looked good before the season and proving looks aren't deceiving.
Centurions face tough battle in quest for another section title in basketball.
Knights are coming through at crunch time to win tight decisions.
A 7-2 start to the season, including a 3-0 mark in Section 2-AAA, has the Ambridge girls basketball team thinking big.
Box scores from Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014
Claire Oberdorf set a school record by scoring 49 points and Greensburg Salem cruised to a 75-34 victory against Derry.
Jack Gallagher, a 13-year-old from Erie, Pa., caught the attention of his NBA ’hero’ with a homemade video.
Box scores from Monday, Dec. 22, 2014
Pine-Richland freshman Phil Jurkovec could be the next big thing in two sports.
Tony Hill makes two free throws with 26 seconds left to lift West Mifflin to a 70-69 Class AAA Section 3 victory against Steel Valley.
Surging North Allegheny, powered by Cole Constantino’s 37 points, rolled to a 90-76 win against Gateway.
Box scores from Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014
Standout guard Chassidy Omogrosso surpassed 2,000 career points in the Cougars' victory against Ellwood City.
Box scores from Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
Bishop Canevin won only four games last season in boys basketball; the Crusaders matched that figure in its first four this season.
Beaver Falls has stepped up to Class AAA competition this season but that hasn’t lowered the expectations of coach Doug Biega.
Planets won't hold anything back with three four-year starters.
After losing its top three players from its WPIAL championship team, Seton-LaSalle was expected to take a step back this season. Not so.
West Mifflin boys basketball coach Lance Maha is pleased with his team’s early-season results.
A new coach is hoping for even better results for the Upper St. Clair girls basketball team.
Dragons preparing for another deep run into the boys basketball postseason.
Senior guard Cole Constantino leading the way as Tigers storm to top of standings.
Greensburg Salem's Claire Oberdorf makes it a family affair as she scores her milestone point.
Team off to strong start as it works to develop more depth.
Strong group of talented freshmen helping to turn things around in new section.
Box scores from Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014
Box scores from Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014
Bang, bang, bang. Three 3-pointers in 70 seconds turned the game around, and North Allegheny went on to edge host Pine-Richland, 76-74.
The top-ranked Class AAAA team in the WPIAL took on the No. 1 team in the City League Tuesday.
Box scores from Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014
Unranked Pine-Richland girls basketball team upsets fourth-ranked North Allegheny, 66-58.
Box scores from Monday, Dec. 15, 2014
Box scores from Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014
A halftime lead turned into a rout for the Cougars against Beaver.
Box scores from Friday, Dec. 12, 2014
Box scores from Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014
Boys basketball team looking to duplicate success of football team after dropping to Class A.
Vikings off to strong start, but hope to avoid collapse of last season.
With four starters back, girls basketball team has plenty of reason for optimism.
Wolverines hoping experience, hard work pay off with winning season.
Although they lost their first two games of the basketball season, the Central Valley Warriors know it’s not time to panic.
Missing its head coach and a few players, the Cornell boys basketball team splits its first two games.
Off to a 3-0 start, the Carlynton girls basketball team has some big plans this season.
Young players adding a lot of talent to North Xtra boys basketball teams.