Summer basketball league is on the move

The Pittsburgh Basketball Club pro-am summer league will move from the Greentree SportsPlex to Montour High School

4 weeks ago

Local runners to compete in NCAAs

Six local athletes and two Pittsburgh natives are headed to the track and field national championships.

1 month ago

 Duquesne's Micah Mason

2 Duquesne basketball players arrested

Jeremiah Jones and Micah Mason were arrested early Saturday morning for their alleged involvement in an altercation on Carson Street.

1 month ago

 Golfer Amanda Reach had not one but two programs cut out from under her in a two-year span. “It’s one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do in my life,” she said.

College sports: The cruelest cuts come at smaller schools

At smaller colleges and even some big ones, program cuts are showing how difficult it can be to sustain an expansive athletic department.

1 month ago

Watkins to transfer from Duquesne

Forward Isaiah Watkins will transfer after one season on the Bluff, Dukes head coach Jim Ferry said Friday.

2 months ago

Dukes add last piece to 2014 class

Duquesne coach Jim Ferry landed a commitment from shooting guard Jordan Stevens, who was a big-time scorer at the junior-college level.

2 months ago

College notebook: Robert Morris lands junior-college guard

Cloud County Community College guard Rodney Pryor commits to Andy Toole and Robert Morris.

2 months ago

Duquesne roster takes shape, but still one piece short

The college basketball offseason is heating up, and Duquesne coach Jim Ferry isn't finished shaping his roster just yet.

2 months ago

Dukes sign forward from Florida

Coach Jim Ferry lands TySean Powell from Bradenton to reach halfway point of 2014 recruiting class.

2 months ago

 Ovie Soko only played one season for Duquesne, but what a season it was for him individually.

Duquesne's Ovie Soko has sights set on future as a pro

Ovie Soko discusses what's next for him after his one season with the Dukes, an integral stop on his whirlwind basketball odyssey.

2 months ago

 Butler's Rene Castro, right, strips the ball from Vanderbilt's Eric McClellan Nov. 19 in Indianapolis.

Butler 6-foot-2 guard Castro will transfer to Duquesne

The recruiting efforts of the Dukes' coaching staff have finally paid off with Butler University point guard Rene Castro coming on board.

2 months ago

 Butler guard Rene Castro brings the ball up court Dec. 9. The freshman point guard has transferred to Duquesne.

Duquesne lands Butler transfer point guard Rene Castro

The 6-foot-2 freshman point guard will sit out the season, then have three years of eligibility.

2 months ago

In college b-ball, emphasis on new rules nets mixed results for 2013-14

College basketball scoring increased a bit after a tweaking of rules and some foul calls in the offseason, and coaches give their thoughts.

3 months ago


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