- Penn State gets season sweep of Ohio State
- Local sports in brief 2/27/2014
Pitt breaks out of slump to win at Boston College
Talib Zanna scored 11 of his 21 points in the closing 91⁄2 minutes to help Pittsburgh snap a three-game losing streak with 66-59 win over Boston College on Wednesday night.
Lamar Patterson added 16 points and Cameron Wright 14 for the Panthers (21-7, 9-6 Atlantic Coast Conference).
Olivier Hanlan led Boston College (7-21, 3-12) with 25 points and Patrick Heckmann had 15. The Eagles have lost seven of their last eight games.
Jones the latest grad from PSU school of linemen
Former Penn State defensive tackle DaQuan Jones soon will become the latest Larry Johnson-tutored lineman to reach the NFL.
Courtney Brown, Michael Haynes, Jimmy Kennedy, Tamba Hali Aaron Maybin and Jared Odrick all were first-team All-Americans and first-round draft picks since 2000.
- Savage reflects on wild collegiate ride
- Hot-shooting Nebraska throttles No. 8 Penn State women
- Robinson, Street trying to stand out in crowded WR crop
- Florida State handles Pitt
- Local Sports Briefs 2-23-14
Three from UPJ among national inductees
The Pitt-Johnstown wrestling program has been among the best at the NCAA Division II level for decades under veteran coach Pat Pecora.
Three reasons the Mountain Cats have such a respected reputation on the national level will be in Cleveland for the Division II Wrestling Hall of Fame ceremony on March 13.
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