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Harris sees action for D-1 UMass-Lowell

   November 20, 2014 11:40 pm    0

Cathedral Prep grad Matt Harris is averaging 6.0 points per game after 3 games for Division I University of Massachussetts-Lowell. All of Harris’ points have come from 3-pointers, (6-of-14) for the River Hawks (1-2), who edged Sacred Heart 57-54 for their first victory. The 6-1 Harris averaged 22.3 ppg. for Prep in his senior season…


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Behrend men to face D-I Army in exhibition game

   November 5, 2014 3:49 pm    0

With Veterans Day a few days away, it’s fitting that Penn State Behrend’s men’s basketball team will get ready for its season with an exhibition game against Division I opponent Army on Friday. The Lions will travel to Army for a 7 p.m. tip-off in West Point, N.Y. Behrend, the back-to-back defending AMCC champion, has…


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Conner retakes national rushing lead, receives honors

James Conner

   November 3, 2014 2:47 pm    0

    McDowell graduate James Conner, a sophomore running back at Pitt, has retaken the national lead in rushing yardage and has received conference and national recognition after his monster rushing performance Saturday. Conner rushed for a career-high 263 yards on 38 rushes and scored three touchdowns in the Panthers’ 51-48 loss to Duke. As…


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Pitt’s Conner named 3rd-team Midseason All-American by Steele

   October 22, 2014 10:49 am    0

McDowell graduate and Pitt sophomore James Conner has been named a third-team Midseason All-American by Phil Steele, who annually publishes Phil Steele’s College Football Preview. Also on today, Conner was named first-team all-Atlantic Coast Conference on the Steele’s midseason team. Conner ranks eighth in the nation with 959 rushing yards. The  6-foot 2-inch, 250-pound running back also…


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McDowell grad Conner closes in on 1,000-yard season with Pitt

James Conner

   October 20, 2014 12:32 pm    0

McDowell graduate James Conner is just 41 yards from a 1,000-yard rushing season as he prepares for Pitt’s home game against Georgia Tech on Saturday. Conner’s 959 rushing yards lead the ACC and rank eighth in the nation in the Football Bowl Subdivision. He also is tied for fifth in the nation with 11 rushing touchdowns….


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Prep grads Greenawalt, DeHart face off in college game

Jake DeHart

   October 19, 2014 11:12 am    0

Former Cathedral Prep teammates Alex Greenawalt and Jake DeHart were on opposing sidelines Saturday when Colgate visited Yale in a non-conference game. After the teams entered the fourth quarter tied at 24, Yale emerged with a 45-31 victory, ending Colgate’s four-game winning streak. Colgate’s Greenawalt, a true freshman wide receiver, had three receptions for 22…


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Kaiser, Elia provide key minutes for D-I soccer programs

   October 16, 2014 1:21 am    0

A pair of Mercyhurst Prep graduates are earning valuable playing time for Division I women’s soccer programs. Cleveland State sophomore forward Sarah Kaiser has scored two goals and added an assist for five points in 12 games with the Vikings this season. She scored two goals and finished with four points her freshman season. In…


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Pitt’s Conner might play 2 ways Thursday vs. Virginia Tech

James Conner

   October 14, 2014 3:52 pm    0

James Conner remains one of the leading rushers in the nation, but that doesn’t mean that Pitt’s coaching staff has given up on playing Conner on defense as well. The McDowell graduate heads into this week as the No. 5 rusher in the nation with 874 yards through six games. Despite that, he might play some…


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Oil City grad Koyack on Mackey Award midseason watch list

   October 13, 2014 9:47 pm    0

Oil City graduate Ben Koyack, a senior tight end at Notre Dame, has been named to the John Mackey Award midseason watch list. The 6-foot 5-inch, 254-pound Koyack was among 40 players on preseason watch list for the Mackey Award, which is awarded annually to college football’s top tight end. He is one of 33…


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