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What are the Odds: Lock in LSU, Los Angeles

What are the Odds: Lock in LSU, Los Angeles

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

12:10 am

Senior staff writer Ben Bobeck gives his best bets for the coming week in football after a slick showing in Week 7.

Panthers trek north for 75th renewal of Syracuse football rivalry

Panthers trek north for 75th renewal of Syracuse football rivalry

By John Riskis, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

On Friday night Pitt football will renew their rivalry with Syracuse for the 75th time. Expect a tight game mirroring Pitt’s previous contests with the Orange and an often maligned specialist to come up clutch in crunch time.

Narduzzi talks Syracuse, rivalry at press conference

Narduzzi talks Syracuse, rivalry at press conference

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

Pitt head football coach Pat Narduzzi spoke with assembled media about the long-standing rivalry between the Panthers and Syracuse on Monday afternoon.

Preseason favorite Virginia grabs top spot in Coastal power rankings

Preseason favorite Virginia grabs top spot in Coastal power rankings

By Nick Carlisano, Staff Writer

October 13, 2019

As temperatures drop and leaves begin to fall, college football kicks into high gear. It’s around this time that audiences start to see contenders and pretenders for who they are — a fact which certainly holds true for the ACC Coastal. Six weeks into the season and the division is once again wide open.

Recruiting Roundup: Pitt basketball awaits a quartet of commitments

Recruiting Roundup: Pitt basketball awaits a quartet of commitments

By Tyler Moran, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

The Pittsburgh Panthers men’s basketball team has already secured its first commitment to the class of 2020 and now looks to add more elite talent. It recently brought in one of the most talented recruits in Pennsylvania and is in striking distance of a significant number of program-altering prospects. Pitt’s football team has also continued to strengthen its class of 2020 by stealing a highly touted recruit from bitter rival West Virginia.

Football Takeaways: Ford, defense shine again

Football Takeaways: Ford, defense shine again

By Jack Clay, Staff Writer

October 8, 2019

Paris Ford led another quality performance from Pitt's defense, but the offense must find more consistency if the Panthers want to run the table.

Pitt football’s “Cardiac Cats” steal a win at Duke

Pitt football’s “Cardiac Cats” steal a win at Duke

By Michael Elesimogun, Staff Writer

October 6, 2019

After building a 26-3 lead early in the third quarter, it looked like the Panthers (4-2, 1-1 ACC) were going to cruise over the Duke Blue Devils (3-2, 1-1 ACC) for their first ACC win of the season.

Prediction: Pitt, Kessman to pull through against Duke

Prediction: Pitt, Kessman to pull through against Duke

By Elliott Borawski, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

In this week’s football game against Duke, a game-winning kick could be the difference as the Panthers barely survive going into their bye week.

Pitt football needs to regroup, refine before Duke

Pitt football needs to regroup, refine before Duke

By Elliot Borawski, Staff Writer

September 29, 2019

Pitt football suffered — if that’s even possible — a disappointing win on Saturday afternoon against Delaware. And as the ACC schedule looms, the Panthers have to clean up the mistakes in order to avoid a letdown against Duke.

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