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Pitt wins third straight, beats William & Mary 80-64

Nov. 25, 2022 21:18 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Blake Hinson scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Pittsburgh to an 80-64 victory over William & Mary on Friday night for its third straight win. It was Hinson's second double-double this season. John Hugley IV and Jamarius Burton added 16 points...

Crosby scores again against Flyers to lead Pittsburgh to win

Nov. 25, 2022 20:57 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ryan Poehling had two goals, and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Philadelphia Flyers their ninth straight loss with a 4-1 victory on Friday. Sidney Crosby and Josh Archibald also scored in Pittsburgh’s fifth consecutive victory. Teddy Blueger had three...

Colts try to turn tables on Steelers dominance in series

Nov. 25, 2022 12:27 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jeff Saturday knows the score. The Indianapolis Colts have lost seven straight to the Pittsburgh Steelers since last winning 14 years ago — when Saturday was still in the prime of his playing career. And if Indy hopes to change anything in this...

Court OKs life term in 2016 police chase crash that killed 3

Nov. 24, 2022 15:19 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that a man convicted of third-degree murder in a Thanksgiving Day 2016 crash that killed three people following a police chase can be sentenced to a mandatory life prison term. The Tribune-Review reports that the state's...

Grant's 23 help Duquesne take down Alabama State 75-57

Nov. 23, 2022 23:59 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dae Dae Grant’s 23 points helped Duquesne defeat Alabama State 75-57 on Wednesday night. Grant added seven rebounds for the Dukes (5-1). Austin Rotroff added 12 points while shooting 4 of 5 from the field and 4 for 6 from the line, and he also had 10 rebounds...

Malkin's winning goal in shootout leads Pens past Flames

Nov. 23, 2022 23:16 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin enjoyed a fitting end to a multigame celebration of a significant career milestone. Malkin scored the deciding goal in the shootout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Calgary Flames 2-1 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. ...

Monday night return has Colts, Steelers planning prime show

Nov. 23, 2022 19:32 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (3-7) at INDIANAPOLIS (4-6-1) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Colts by 3 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Steelers 4-5-1; Colts 5-6 SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 25-6 LAST MEETING: Steelers beat the...

No. 11 Penn State looking to wrap season strong against MSU

Nov. 23, 2022 14:23 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — James Franklin has been around long enough to know that it’s simply natural for a team’s collective energy level to fade this late in the season. But after four grueling months, the No. 11 Nittany Lions (9-2, 6–2 Big Ten, No. 11 CFP) seem to have...

With searches, Ukraine focuses suspicions on Orthodox clergy

Nov. 23, 2022 11:58 AM EST

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — An investigation of a centuries-old monastic complex in Ukraine’s capital and other religious sites has underscored Ukrainian authorities' suspicions about some Orthodox Christian clergymen they see as loyal to Russia despite Moscow's nine month-old war on the country. ...

Burton, Hugley lead Pitt past Fairleigh Dickinson

Nov. 22, 2022 23:12 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jamarius Burton scored 18 points and John Hugley IV scored 17 points on 8-for-13 shooting and Pittsburgh beat Fairleigh Dickinson 83-61 on Tuesday night. Nelly Cummings, Blake Henson and reserve Guillermo Diaz Graham each scored 11 for the Panthers (3-3). Hugley...