The Panther Crawl
  • The Pitt News is on Thanksgiving week break! Look for breaking news in the meantime and a full issue when we return on Nov. 28.
The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

A soccer ball on Pitt’s Ambrose Urbanic Field.

Sports Podcast | Looking at Fall Sports

By Brian Sherry, Jermaine Sykes, and Sinead McDevitt October 19, 2022
Staff writers Brian Sherry and Jermaine Sykes discuss Pitt football, men’s and women’s soccer and other fall sports at Pitt.
Pitt volleyball players huddle up during a game against NC State on Sept. 25.

Preview | Pitt and Louisville set for most important matchup in ACC volleyball history

By Richie Smiechowski, Assistant Sports Editor October 19, 2022
No. 8 Pitt will square off on Sunday against No. 2 Louisville at Fitzgerald Field house in a battle for ACC volleyball supremacy. Assistant sports editor Richie Smiechowski argues that it might be the most important match in ACC volleyball history.
Graduate defender Josh Luchini (19) battles for the ball with a Duquesne player Monday night.

Pitt dominates cross-town rival No. 25 Duquesne in 5-2 victory

By Brian Sherry, Staff Writer October 17, 2022
Pitt men’s soccer dominated No. 25 Duquesne on Monday night at Ambrose Urbanic Field, running up the score on two late goals for the 5-2 victory.
Offensive lineman Carter Warren (77) during a game against UNC.

Pitt football captain Carter Warren suffers season-ending injury, ending Pitt career

By Dalton Coppola, Sports Editor October 17, 2022
Redshirt senior offensive tackle Carter Warren — who has been with the Panthers since 2017 — will not return this season due to an injury, head coach Pat Narduzzi announced on Monday.
Pitt junior Madigan Lublin (2) runs after a Duquesne player during Sunday’s game at Rooney Field.

‘Strong foundations’ and ‘high expectations’ for Pitt lacrosse heading into second season

By Ben Pisano , Staff Writer October 16, 2022
Pitt women’s lacrosse took on Duquesne, Youngstown State and Akron in its third fall playday of the season. The Panthers have high expectations and are looking to build off of their inaugural season.
Pitt faces off against Florida State on Sunday at the Fitzgerald Field House.

No. 8 Pitt volleyball handles Florida State with ease, extends win streak to 11

By Sara Meyer, Staff Writer October 16, 2022
No. 8 Pitt volleyball knocked off Florida State in straight sets on Sunday, extending its winning streak to 11 and remaining undefeated in ACC play.
Pitt vs. Arizona State at a wrestling match on Jan. 14 at the Fitzgerald Field House.

Take 5 | Pitt wrestling needs depth top-to-bottom, Pitt football uses NIL the right way

By The Pitt News Staff October 13, 2022
In this week’s Take 5, The Pitt News Sports Desk takes a look at Pitt wrestling’s chances at competing in the ACC, how Pitt football players are effectively exercising their name, image and likeness rights and more.
Pittsburgh Pirates Oneil Cruz hits a solo home run during a game against the Washington Nationals in June at Nationals Park in Washington.

Column | The Pirates should follow the Guardians’ blueprint, build from within

By Frankie Richetti, Senior Staff Writer October 13, 2022

The Pittsburgh Pirates haven’t made the MLB Playoffs since 2015. While being a small market club puts them at a competitive disadvantage, the Pirates have nobody to blame but themselves for being...

New York Yankees Gerrit Cole pitches to a Toronto Blue Jays batter during a game in New York on April 13, 2022.

Staff Picks | MLB Playoff predictions

By The Pitt News Staff October 13, 2022
Heading into the Divisional rounds of the MLB Playoffs, The Pitt News sports desk gives some insight into who their World Series picks are and how they’ll get to the Fall Classic.
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mitch Trubisky (10) is sacked by Cleveland Browns Jacob Phillips (50) and Myles Garrett (95) during the second half of an NFL football game in Cleveland on Thursday, Sept. 22.

Column | Stop trying to place blame, the Steelers just aren’t a great team

By Dalton Coppola, Sports Editor October 12, 2022
The Steelers are off to an abysmal 1-4 start after falling to the Bills 38-3. Many are placing blame on head coach Mike Tomlin, but Sports Editor Dalton Coppola argues that the issues go beyond Tomlin and fans should stop searching for a scapegoat.
Load More Stories