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Pitt night sets standard for Pirates going forward
The force was strong with the Pittsburgh Pirates this past Wednesday at PNC Park. On a dually-themed University of Pittsburgh Night and Star Wars Night, the Pirates put together a complete performance to blow out the visiting Seattle Mariners, 10-1. After Chancellor Patrick Gallagher hurled the ceremonial first pitch to Head Football Coach Pat Narduzzi […]
Rain slows fiery Democratic National Convention protests
Despite President Barack Obama’s fiery speech Wednesday night, the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia had a relaxed environment. In Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park, across the street from the convention in Wells Fargo Center, protesters camped out in tents with signs criticizing Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, capitalism and the DNC itself. […]
Johnson, Price named to preseason All-ACC team
Pitt seniors Dorian Johnson and Ejuan Price were named to the 2016 All-ACC Preseason Football Team Wednesday after media voting at last week’s ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte. An offensive guard from Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania, Johnson has started 27 straight games dating back to his first season as a Panther. The 6-foot-5, 315-pound senior has […]