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  • Can Virginia Tech, Clemson unseat Georgia Tech, FSU atop ACC football?

     Can Virginia Tech, Clemson unseat Georgia Tech, FSU atop ACC football?
    Recruits are signed, draft intentions known, schedules unveiled. Courtesy of academics, injury and tomfoolery, much can, and likely will, change before ACC football 2015 kicks off, but the picture has cleared since Pittsburgh's epic bowl collapse closed...
  • Jeter gives Pitt a jolt in 83-77 win against Syracuse

    PITTSBURGH Pitt took another important step in its climb back into the NCAA Tournament discussion Saturday with an 83-77 win over Syracuse at the Petersen Events Center. The Panthers (16-8, 5-5) got a much needed jolt of energy from little-used reserve...
  • Notre Dame returns to defense to pick up victory over Boston College

    Notre Dame returns to defense to pick up victory over Boston College
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — On Wednesday night, Notre Dame senior Pat Connaughton wore his Batman socks. At least in the early minutes against Boston College, it was as if the socks gave Connaughton and his teammates basketball superpowers, though the...
  • NFL releases first-round draft selection

    NFL releases first-round draft selection
    The Eagles own the 20th pick in April's NFL Draft. Now, can they build a package around it to move up high enough to get the player coach Chip Kelly reportedly covets the most, Oregon quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota? The league...
  • Notre Dame shows right stuff in tight games

    SOUTH BEND — Notre Dame guard Pat Connaughton's first attempt close to the basket didn't fall. Neither did his follow. But V.J. Beachem was there for a timely tip-in. Beachem's basket sent the Jan. 25 game at North Carolina State into overtime....
  • UConn Not The Only Established Program Having Rough Season

    UConn Not The Only Established Program Having Rough Season
    HOUSTON – UConn has some company in this difficult season. If the Huskies are destined to play in the NIT – and after losing 70-68 at Houston on Sunday, they will have to improve to get there – they will find some familiar foes....
  • Short Saturday-Monday turnaround offers a unique, but perhaps beneficial, challenge in the ACC

    There's not a lot of data, granted, but even if there were it might be difficult to conclude much of anything about how difficult it is or not difficult it is, perhaps for teams to complete the Saturday-Monday turnaround. North Carolina and Virginia will...
  • Emotionally draining week ends of downer for Notre Dame — loss to Pitt

    Emotionally draining week ends of downer for Notre Dame — loss to Pitt
    PITTSBURGH — Still fired up from his team's dramatic victory over Duke on Wednesday, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey issued a challenge to his No. 8 Irish: Go beat Pittsburgh on the road Saturday and I'll consider you a special team. He's still...
  • Robinson's late layup helps Pitt upset No. 8 Notre Dame, 76-72

    PITTSBURGH The Pitt Panthers needed something special to get this season back on track and they provided it Saturday with a 76-72 upset of No. 8 Notre Dame at the Petersen Events Center. The win snapped a three-game losing streak by the Panthers (14-8,...
  • Robinson runner in the lane lifts Pitt over No. 8 Notre Dame 76-72

    Pittsburgh's James Robinson took an elbow to the face from a teammate, a shot to mouth from Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson and a metaphorical punch to the gut when the eighth-ranked Irish turned an eight-point deficit into a one-point lead with 31 seconds...
  • Saturday's matchup: Notre Dame at Pittsburgh

    TV/radio: 11 a.m. Saturday, WCIU-26.2. Records: Notre Dame 20-2, 8-1 ACC; Pittsburgh 13-8, 3-5. Chris Hine's quick look: Notre Dame's biggest issue in this game might be avoiding a letdown given its emotional victory over Duke on Wednesday and Saturday'...