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Pitt Bfd Men/Women Sweep D’Youville

The Pitt Bradford men and women swept D’Youville Wedneswday in AMCC college basketball action. The Panthers dumped the Spartans in overtime 67-60 on 1490 WESB and WESB.com. Pitt Bradford rallied from a 10 point deficit in the first half to win their conference opener. Sam Moore led the way with…

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Bfd’s Grove and Pascarella Garner Big 30 Honors

The 31 players on the 2009 Times Herald Big 30 All Star Football Team were honored Wednesday at the annual testimonial. Bradford High’s Jimmy Grove was named Lineman of the Year. Owls runing back Pat Pascarella was named the MVP of the annual Olean-Bradford game. Cameron County’s Andrew Lippert was…

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Steelers Make Changes to Kickoff Team

The Steelers are making changes to their kickoff coverage team. The Steelers have had three kickoff returns for touchdowns against them in the past four games. Backup linebacker Arnold Harrison, who has two Super Bowl rings, and was on the kickoff coverage unit has been released. Linebacker Donovan Woods, who…

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Academic Honors for Pitt Bradford Softball

The Pitt-Bradford women’s softball team has received a National Fastpitch Coaches Association Girls Got Game Team Academic Award for the 2008-09. The Lady panthers softball team had a 3.06 grade point average for the academic year. Pitt Bradford softball coach Tina Phillips says five players earned scholar-athlete awards Megan Clyde,…

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Perry Fewell Interim Bills Head Coach

Defensive Coordinator Perry Fewell is the interim coach of the Buffalo Bills. Fewell has been the Bills defensive coordinator since 2006. Tuesday the Bills dismissed head coach Dick Jauron. Bills owner Ralph Wilson, in a written statement, says he made the change saying it’s in the best interest of the…

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Bonnies Lose Heartbreaker to St. Johns

The Bonnies fell to St. Johns Tuesday night 69-68 in rochester, New York. The Red Storm made two free throws with six seconds left to win it. Andrew Nicholson led the Bonnies with 26 points. Two of his points came on free throws that put the Bonnies up with 11…

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Bills Fire Coach Jauron

The Buffalo Bills have fired head coach Dick Jauron. NFL.com says Jauron was blindsided by the firing after a meeting today with Owner Ralph Wilson. The Bills are expected to name defensive coordinator Perry Fewell as interim coach The Bills are 3-6 and averaging just 15 points per game.

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Polamalu Questionable for Matchup at KC

Steelers safety Troy Polamalu will miss between one and three games with a knee sprain. Polamalu suffered a sprain to his posterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in the loss to the Bengals. It’s the same knee in which he injured his medial collateral ligament earlier this season. Polamalu…

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Bills to Start Fitzpatrick Sunday Against Jags

The Bills will start Ryan Fitzpatrick Sunday at quarterback at Jacksonville. NFL.com says that the Bills have decided to bench starter Trent Edwards, who was pulled from last weekend’s loss at Tennessee. Edwards strugled mightly in the fourth quarter of the loss to the Titans when the game was on…

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Penguins Dump Ducks

The Penguins dumped the Anaheim Ducks Monday night 5-2. Matt Cooke scored twice for the Pens, who have won two straight. Bill Guerin, Jordan Staal and Martin Skoula also scored for the Penguins. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 23 of 25 shots to record his 11th win of the season. The Penguins…