College Sports


Big dreams took a hit for West Virginia RB

Dreamius Smith, hoping to make an impact in his senior season, tumbled down the depth chart after transfers, a freshman rolled in.

West Virginia’s 3-3-5 defensive scheme earning high praise

Coordinator Tony Gibson re-applied the look after success with it more than a decade ago.



District football roundup: California holds on to knock off IUP

The Vulcans took down the rival Crimson Hawks Saturday in a pivotal PSAC West clash.

Preseason poll pegs Duquesne men to finish 11th

Never mind the Dukes were picked 11th out of 14 teams in the Atlantic 10’s preseason poll; coach Jim Ferry is ready to strengthen his team.


College Sports

West Virginia shocks No. 4 Baylor

Despite setbacks, the shorthanded Mountaineers survived to shock No. 4 Baylor, 41-27, handing the Bears their first loss of the season.

North Xtra: North Allegheny grad finds niche as Point Park runner

Freshman Katie Guarnaccia already is making her mark as a member of the cross country team.



Former Illini coaches speak at McClain's funeral

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- It seems no one knew that former University of Illinois assistant basketball coach Wayne McClain had lung

Calipari: Kentucky's depth feels like 2 teams

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky's John Calipari said the Wildcats are so deep it feels like he is coaching two teams....




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