Alumni Update - Justin Gorny (Penn State-Behrend)

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 4:26 pm

STEUBENVILLE, Oh. – The Penn State Behrend men's basketball team notched their biggest win margin of the season (37) with an 85-48 victory over Franciscan Saturday afternoon in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate ...

Alumni Update: Emily Nelson (Pitt-Greensburg)

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 12:00 pm

GREENSBURG, Pa. - With a 75-52 victory over the visiting Mavericks of Medaille College, the Pitt-Greensburg women's basketball team improved their home win streak to five games.   A loss to No. ...

Alumni Update - Arnes Bajgora (La Roche)

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 12:00 pm

PITTSBURGH, PA – The Redhawks lost for just the second time in the past seven games after falling to Hilbert College 91-77 on Saturday at the Kerr Fitness Center. La Roche falls three games behind ...

Alumni Update - Natalie Piaggesi (Mercyhurst)

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 12:00 pm

CLARION, Pa. – The Mercyhurst University women's basketball team dropped a 62-55 decision at Clarion Saturday night in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Western Division action. With the ...

Boys Basketball: Wide-open field for WPIAL Class AAAA playoffs

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 5:00 am

... AAAA non-section matchup earlier this season. John Heller/Post-Gazette) "Penn Hills coach Dan Derose believes 11 or 12 teams have a legitimate chance to win the WPIAL Class AAAA boys basketball championship ...

Boys Basketball: 2016 WPIAL playoff forecast

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 5:00 am

Mike White previews the WPIAL boys basketball playoffs. (Photo: Austin Butler, right, is part of a strong Latrobe backcourt unit that could carry the team to a WPIAL title. Michael Henninger/Post-Gazette) "Class ...

Girls Basketball: 2016 WPIAL playoff forecast

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 5:00 am

Mike White previews the WPIAL girls basketball playoffs. (Photo: Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic could make another deep run in Class A behind star junior Sam Breen. Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) "Class ...

Boys Basketball: 2016 WPIAL Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 2:00 am

Class AAAA Championship – Feb. 27 Semifinals – Feb. 24 Quarterfinals – Feb. 20 First Round  Feb. 13 Pine-Richland (16-6) vs. Norwin (14-7) at Fox Chapel, Noon. Central Catholic (14-7) vs. Peters ...

Girls Basketball: 2016 WPIAL Playoffs at a Glance

Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2016 2:00 am

Class AAAA Championship – Feb. 27 Semifinals – Feb. 23 Quarterfinals – Feb. 19 First Round Feb. 12 Norwin (21-0) vs. Gateway (9-12) at Hempfield, 8 p.m. North Hills (15-7) vs. Mt. Lebanon (13-8) at ...

Alumni Update - Alex Schoppen (Chatham)

Published on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 12:00 pm

PITTSBURGH, Pa. -The Chatham University Men's Basketball team traveled to Greenville tonight to take on the Tomcats from Thiel College in a Presidents' Athletic Conference game. The Tomcats would ...

Alumni Update - Katie Fischer (Edinboro)

Published on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 12:00 pm

INDIANA, Pa. - The Edinboro University women's basketball team suffered a cold shooting second half en route to a 73-60 loss to Indiana (Pa.) in the Kovalchick Complex. With the loss, the Fighting ...

Boys Basketball: Bishop Canevin claims Section 3-AA title

Published on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 8:30 am

... with a 13-1 record. They finished one game ahead of Washington and two games ahead of Seton-LaSalle. The only other time the school has won a section title in boys basketball was in 2006. That season, ...

Boys Basketball: WPIAL playoffs to include 15 North teams

Published on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 7:30 am

The North area will be well represented in this season's WPIAL boys basketball playoffs. Fifteen North teams have advanced to the tournament, which gets underway this weekend and concludes with championship ...