College Sports


With 'honeymoon' over, Pitt coaches push players in offseason workouts

Winter workouts give Pitt players a chance to work with their new coaches, and coaches aren’t afraid to make those players uncomfortable.

Panthers take care of the basketball

Pitt’s ability to take care of the ball and pass well helped set a late-season surge in motion.



Penn State's Patrick Chambers doesn't sound like a coach whose job is in jeopardy

Despite his team struggling, Nittany Lions basketball coach continues to receive support from athletic director Sandy Barbour.

Penn State players say Year 2 will be different

The 4:30 a.m. wake-up calls take some getting used to, but Lions are pushing through winter workouts in coach James Franklin’s second year.



District roundup: No. 20 West Virginia handles Texas

The Mountaineers ended a long run of losing to the Longhorns, who continue to slip down the Big 12 standings.

Pitt's Howard, four others will not return to Panthers

Clairton HIgh School dismissed from the team, other eligible players decide not to come back.



Duquesne dominates Saint Louis, 79-66

Micah Mason scored a team-high 20 points, continuing a two-week run that has been among the best in the junior’s college career.

Duquesne looks to continue strong play at home

Differences between their performance at home and on the road defines the season so far for the Dukes.


Robert Morris

Robert Morris guard relishes supporting role

Aaron Tate makes the difference for Robert Morris despite his quiet demeanor.

Robert Morris whips Wagner, 91-59

Rodney Pryor sparks easy victory with 25-point game for the Colonials; Marcquise Reed and Lucky Jones also score in double figures.


College Sports

North Xtra: La Roche dominates in AMCC once again

Under the guidance of Kamela Gissendanner, women’s basketball team wins its fifth regular-season conference title in a row.

Wisconsin basketballers spend night in Pittsburgh after Maryland loss, emergency landing

The Badgers lost a Big 10 conference game Tuesday night at Maryland in College Park, 59-53.



Baylor walk-on running back ruled ineligible

Baylor says running back Silas Nacita (AP) -- who became a fan favorite thanks to his story of making it to college football

Former Wisconsin player, twin to plead guilty to charges

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A former University of Wisconsin football player and his twin brother are scheduled to plead guilty next


Vanderbilt AD says Stallings' outburst handled internally

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Vanderbilt athletic director David Williams said Kevin Stallings' outburst after the Commodores' win at

Northern Iowa, Wichita St in winner-take-league matchup

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- The most famous player ever to lace up his sneakers in the Missouri Valley Conference has been watching



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