Until 2011, athletic scholarships had to be renewed annually. NCAA schools now can offer four-year deals but few schools do so.
Among Pitt leaders and key employees included in this year's filing, four of the five highest paid were in athletics.
Despite loss of up to five players on last season's rosters, Pitt's coach is excited about the talent he is bringing in.
Trip to Haiti and dealing with malnourished, impoverished children makes major impact on 16 Panthersathletes.
With a passion for football and family, John H. Stafford lives on through a local academic scholarship to Notre Dame that bears his name.
The Atlantic Coast Conferences spring meetings ended amid a positive atmosphere, but with a lack of tangible results.
Freshman quarterback Chavas Rawlins will leave West Virginia.
Penn State will kick off conference play at new conference member Rutgers on Sept. 13.
ACC commissioner John Swofford said league brass discussed the conference's bowl bids to locations for the conference basketball tournament.
O'Brien fights back after magazine article criticizes Penn State's new football medical team.
Tarran Senay is having an excellent senior season helping the North Carolina State baseball team to a top 10 national ranking.
Pitt athletic director Steve Pederson said he "hasn't heard any discussion" about moving to nine conference games.
Pitt still has some work to do in order to secure the school's first NCAA tournament berth since 1995.
Bill O'Brien was not "yell at Tom Brady for 30 seconds angry," but "this is personal, Godfather, Scarface etc. angry."
The magazine reports that current and former players have questioned recent changes in doctors and the motives for those changes.
The ACC is unlikely to switch its men's basketball tournament from its North Carolina roots to New York.
ACC athletic directors, including Pitt's Steve Pederson, and coaches gather in Florida for their annual meetings.
Redshirt freshmen twins Chris and Demitrious Davis have elected to transfer.
Robert Morris golfer wins award that recognizes success in golf and in his constant battle with Tourette's syndrome.
The Panthers haven't strayed from their preseason mission of making the College World Series.
Former players for Pitt and Duquesne will join the Thiel football staff for the upcoming season.
Penn State coach Bill O'Brien is counting on his two potential quarterbacks to work hard this summer in an attempt to win the starting job.
The conference, which includes Duquesne, will have 14 teams again in the 2014-15 season.
In-state rivals will meet in December in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge at Petersen Events Center.
An undisclosed deal is reached between a former subcontractor and laid-off Indonesian workers for severance pay involving a factory closure.
Pitt will play Penn State for the first time since 2005 in the Big Ten/ACC challenge.
Davidson College of North Carolina will make the A-10 a 14-team conference in 2014-15.
The Dukes have added two more recruits to the class of 2013-14 which brings the total number of incoming players for next season to seven.
As is customary, the ACC champion -- if not selected for the BCS National Championship Game -- will play in the Orange Bowl.
Graduating Colonials point guard Velton Jones lived up to his promise at Robert Morris, and he has his name in the record books to prove it.
Robert Morris recognizes Andy Toole's success, extends his contract through 2017-18 season.
Barry "Slice" Rohrssen was a member of Pitt's staff from 2001-06, serving under Dixon and Ben Howland.
Andy Toole has gone from an obscure assistant coach to a known -- and wanted -- commodity.
Former Peters Township player Devin Young grows into star role at BYU, which meets Penn State in the NCAA semifinals.
Clint Trickett, who is transferring from FSU, spent most of his college career backing up two first round draft picks.
Paul Chryst booted two players off the Pitt football team after they were caught in a South Oakland drug raid last week.
With Steven Bench's transfer, the race for the starting job at Penn State is down to Tyler Ferguson and Christian Hackenberg.
Tight end Drew Carswell and defensive back Eric Williams face charges stemming from a police raid last week.
For the first time since Penn State quarterback Steven Bench's transfer last week, coach Bill O'Brien publicly discussed the situation.
Search for a new women's basketball coach started and ended with Dan Burt, an assistant under Suzie McConnell-Serio for the past six years.
According to a national report, the Panthers have lost another contributor to a transfer in senior-to-be J.J. Moore.
Everything seems to be going right for the Panthers, including their on-field success and upcoming move to the Atlantic Coast Conference.
No Panthers selected, but California, Pa., lineman Eric Kush was picked by Kansas City and Penn State's Michael Mauti by Minnesota.
Former Duquesne assistant Dan Burt has been named the Dukes' new women's basketball coach.
Gerald Hodges, a 6-foot-1, 243-pounder, became the second Penn State player selected in this year's draft.
Burt will take over for Suzie McConnell-Serio, who left to take the Pitt head coaching job earlier this month.
Geno Smith taken in second round.
Hill, a 6-foot-1, 303-pounder, had 4 ?? sacks for the Lions last season.
Mountaineers wide receiver Stedman Bailey was selected by the Rams in the third round.
Police raided the players' South Oakland home with a SWAT team early Friday morning and charged them with possession of drug paraphernalia.
It was a great night for receiver Tavon Austin, but not so good for former Mountaineer teammate Geno Smith, who was not selected.
Pitt football coach Paul Chryst hopes leaders will emerge during the team's summer workouts.
Former West Virginia receiver Tavon Austin was selected Thursday by the St. Louis Rams, who traded up to take Austin as the No. 8 pick.
Backup quarterback Steven Bench plans to transfer, a move that at least temporarily lessens the field for the starting job in the fall.
Gateway grad Steve Vranka delivers walk-off home run to lift Pitt baseball team past Rutgers.
Heavy Steelers/NFL Draft discussion, a healthy dose of Pitt athletics, plus some Pirates and Penguins in this week's chat.
In their first season in the ACC, the Panthers get a home game against the Blue Devils, as the schedule was released Tuesday.
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Pitt's home and road opponents for the 2013-14 men's basketball season.
Atlantic Coast Conference becomes more comfortable of which to be a member.
The move was unanimously approved by all 15 ACC schools, including Pitt, which will officially join the ACC July 1.
A promising football career morphed into a hip-hop music opportunity for Penn State's Mike Wallace.
Toronto native and freshman running back Akeel Lynch was one of the brightest stars in Penn State's Blue-White game.
It was obvious from the defense's dominance of the spring game that West Virginia's rebuilding effort on offense still has a long way to go.
The Shady Side Academy graduate will be waiting to find out if his name gets announced or if his cell phone vibrates with good news.
The defense bested the offense in the spring game at West Virginia for the second straight season today, by a score of 41-33.
Former Mountaineers big back Shawne Alston has big plans, and not all of them involve football.
With stud prospects Geno Smith and Tavon Austin, West Virginia could have a banner day when the NFL draft begins Thursday.
PSU's Adrian Amos and Allen Robinson share living quarters and highly competitive spirit.
Several Penn State players likely will be drafted, but the question is when.
Plenty of intrigue surrounds the quarterback competition to replace Geno Smith going into the West Virginia spring game today.
Former Pitt running back Ray Graham likely will be the only Panther selected in the NFL draft, but he doesn't care how long he has to wait.
With Notre Dame joining the Atlantic Coast Conference, a scheduling quirk will cost Pitt two scheduled games against its annual opponent.
Steven Shelinsky Jr. and Pitt's baseball team are trying to power their way to an NCAA bid.
Duquesne coach Jim Ferry announced the signing of three more players to national letters of intent as well as the addition of a transfer.
Coach Jim Ferry announced the signing of three players to National Letters of Intent Wednesday as well as the addition of a four-year transf
With his wrist healed, the Nittany Lions' Kyle Carter can't wait to resume his promising start as a tight end.
Five Duquesne men's basketball players are leaving the program with four hoping to transfer to schools where they can play more.
As expected, former Panthers running back Rushel Shell is headed to the Pacific-12 Conference with a transfer to UCLA.
Judge in Centre County denies bid by Penn State to have civil complaint by former assistant football coach dismissed.
Five players have left the Duquesne men's basketball program -- four of them will transfer while a fifth will play another sport.
Rushel Shell, the running back who told Pitt recently he was going to transfer, is heading to UCLA, where he will have to sit out a year.
Running back Ray Graham, wide receiver Devin Street and defensive back Lafayette Pitts were accused of beating a man in Oakland.
Pitt's Jamie Dixon filled one of his open scholarships when 6-foot-7 forward Jamel Artis from Notre Dame Prep gave a verbal commitment.
Jamel Artis, a native of Baltimore, joins guard Josh Newkirk and power forward Mike Young in the 2013 recruiting class.
While apparent No. 1 QB Tom Savage mostly rests, Chad Voytik capitalizes on a chance to make a good impression.
Suzie McConnell-Serio, coach at Duquesne the past six years and two-time Olympic medalist, replaces Agnus Berenato for the Panthers.
Jesse Root has a chance to win a championship in his hometown, playing for Yale in the NCAA hockey finals tomorrow night, Ron Cook writes.
Penn State defenders want to make the rush stop here.
Leadership is one of the most important facets of any quality football team, but it also can be the most nebulous to define.
Four hockey teams with uncommon names will be playing today in the semifinal round of the NCAA championships at Consol Energy Center.
After a difficult sophomore season, Matt Berezo has battled back to be a standout outfielder at Duke.
Duquesne basketball coach Jim Ferry denies he has talked to Hofstra about a job.
Pitt coach Paul Chryst is disappointed to see the spring practice season end, but feels good about how the team has developed.
Former PSU president Graham Spanier and two others are charged in connection with the Sandusky sex abuse case.
Huge increase in football-specific donations should help alleviate future financial losses for Penn State.
Robert Morris' investigation into the Mike Rice scandal has put Colonials athletic director Craig Coleman in a bind.
University's report to NCAA shows a drop in overall donations to athletic department in aftermath of Sandusky scandal.
Robert Morris athletic director Craig Coleman said the university investigated claims made by former Rutgers assistant Eric Murdock.
Dukes basketball coach Jim Ferry refutes social media reports that he has interviewed for vacant Hofstra post.
Longtime Pitt wrestling coach Rande Stottlemyer will retire.