Incoming Pitt recruits Justice Kithcart and Corey Manigault detail why, despite a coaching change, they decided to stick with the Panthers.
The competition is set for May 5-8 in Lexington, Ky.
Penn State’s Anthony Zettel and Jordan Lucas were also selected, while three Pitt players agreed to free agent contracts.
Hackenberg bled blue and white for three years at Penn State, now he joins Gang Green in New York as a quarterback prospect.
The first Pitt player off the board goes to the Steelers’ AFC North rivals.
Barnes called the presidents’ intervention a “step back” in the NCAA’s reform process; Penn State said it was “pleased” with the decision.
Analysts project the wide receiver as a second- or third-round selection.
Pitt and Penn State football alumni took their rivalry to the golf course Monday at Oakmont Country Club.
Like Conner, Berry has battled Hodgkin lymphoma. The two have spoken on the phone in the past but had not met until Wednesday.
The former starting quarterback lost his job to transfer Nate Peterman last season.
In an article published Wednesday, former Pitt coach Jamie Dixon wrote that Pitt had “a tremendous impact” in his life.
Thirteen Pitt programs finish above national average for their respective sports; four Nittany Lion programs earn perfect marks.
Plus two questions still left to answer as the Panthers look toward the summer.
Knight had turned down an offer to remain on the staff of new Pitt coach Kevin Stallings.
Pitt uses spring game as springboard into summer workouts.
A couple of times, Nate Peterman caught himself cheering for the wrong team Saturday. That tends to happen in spring games.
Wide receiver Jester Weah and defensive tackle Shakir Soto were named Pitt's Ed Conway Award winners prior to the Panthers' spring game.
The Panthers will wrap up their spring season today after focusing on the finer details and improving on them.
Bostick is stepping away to focus on his role as director of development for the fundraising arm of Pitt's athletic department.
Panthers safety is ready to expand his role in the Panthers’ defense this season.
Conner, diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma in November, will appear on the show April 21.
The transfer from Tennessee didn’t practice with the Panthers last spring and took over the starting QB job during the season.
Experienced backs passed over in favor of impressive early enrollee.
Sutton has 27 years of coaching experience, the past three of which came with the Georgetown Hoyas.
Pitt defensive end Shakir Soto is beefing up for his new role in the middle of the Panthers’ line.
Five of Pitt’s notable players were wearing yellow jerseys, usually indicative of an injury, while practicing for Saturday’s game.
Pool of 40 games put 5-7 teams in mix after the 2015 regular season.
The cold temperatures and snow flurries may have been unseasonable for April, but they made Pitt feel right at home for its scrimmage.
But still no definitive NCAA sanction against North Carolina, where an academic scandal has shredded a top university’s reputation.
Both Dorsett, at running back, and Cavanaugh, at quarterback, were key members of Pitt's 1976 national championship team.
The NCAA announced it was barring football coaches from participating in camps on other campuses.
New Pitt basketball coach Kevin Stallings hires four members for his coaching staff, including assistants Tom Richardson and Jeremy Ballard.
Also hired were Dan Cage as director of basketball operations and Garry Christopher as strength and conditioning coordinator.
Cornerback Avonte Maddox is taking the leadership reins at his position this spring.
A deal, which is not finalized, is in the works for first meeting since 2013.
Stallings said he expects all current players to stay at Pitt and is looking to bring in a big man on scholarship.
Back at quarterback and reunited with a familiar offensive coordinator, Pitt senior Manny Stocker is in a unique position this spring.
According to sources, Vanderbilt is close to hiring Valparaiso’s Bryce Drew to replace Kevin Stallings who left to become Pitt’s new coach.
Pitt running back James Conner enjoyed a special moment throwing out the first pitch Sunday before game against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Panthers running back, in the midst of battle with cancer, says the experience provided an emotional boost.
Oluwaseun Idowu is a North Allegheny graduate and a converted safety who hopes to earn a scholarship with the Panthers.
The top assistant under former coach Jamie Dixon interviewed for the job Kevin Stallings landed.
Agnus Berenato coached the Panthers from 2003 to 2013 and had a 161-149 record.
Pitt’s James Conner, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, will throw out the first pitch when the Pirates and Cardinals open the season.
Associate Managing Editor/Sports Michael Sanserino answers questions about the Steelers, Pitt, the Pirates and more in his weekly chat.
Panthers running backs are trying to separate themselves in a crowded room this spring
Knight, who was Jamie Dixon’s top assistant, is weighing his options as new coach Kevin Stallings announces hiring of Tom Richardson.
Pitt’s introduction of a new men’s basketball coach marked the end of a search scrutinized by some not only for the person but the process.
Alex Bookser is snapping into his new role as Pitt’s center.
With Kevin Stallings taking over for Jamie Dixon, players who have signed letters of intent with the Panthers are reconsidering.