AROUND THE NETWORK:
Nittany Sports Now: Cory has extensive coverage of Penn State’s win over Michigan State, their 3rd win in a row. A commentary on the fight this team has shown since an 0-5 start, plus postgame interviews with James Franklin along with a number of Nittany Lion players.
WV Sports Now: The team at our West Virginia site has news on Mountaineer players that are heading to the 2021 NFL Draft, plus a preview of a big game in Morgantown this afternoon between #11 West Virginia and #19 Richmond.
Steelers Now: A big game tonight for the Steelers as they attempt to bounce back from their first lost of the season when they take on the 1st place Buffalo Bills. The Steelers Now team will get you ready for tonight’s game.
Update (9:27 PM)-
**Pitt senior center Jimmy Morrissey officially announces that he’s played his last college game and will enter the 2021 NFL Draft.
Thank you Pitt pic.twitter.com/bSxuimSkIX
— Jimmy Morrissey (@jimbo_slice123) December 14, 2020
Update (8:44 PM)-
**Pitt extends another offer to a player from Creekside High School in Fairburn, Georgia with this one going to 2022 DB Isaiah Davis. Earlier today, Pitt also offered his teammate freshman Roderick McCray. This is the first Power 5 offer for Davis, who also received the news from Archie Collins.
— Isiah Davis (@IsiahDavis6) December 13, 2020
Update (8:25 PM)-
**Pitt extends an offer tonight to 2022 defensive tackle Bishop Thomas (6’2”, 280) from St. Augustine High School in New Orleans, Louisiana. Thomas also holds Power 5 offers from Mississippi State and Penn State. Thomas received the news from Tim Salem.
Update (7:09 PM)-
**Pitt extends an offer freshman cornerback Roderick McCrary from Creekside High School in Fairburn, Georgia. This was big because it was McCrary’s first D-1 offer. McCrary received the offer from Archie Collins.
Update (3:23 PM)-
Exclusive: McKenzie Milton tells me he plans to transfer to Florida State. He explains why here https://t.co/IK9G5fJKjk
— Andrea Adelson (@aadelsonESPN) December 13, 2020
Update (2:04 PM)-
**The Duquesne football program picks up a grad transfer lineman from Lehigh.
— Matt Fest (@matt_fest) December 13, 2020
Update (1:40 PM)-
**2021 3-star DE Robert Jackson announces details on his decision date. Pitt has been pursuing Jackson but it’s unclear if that’s still the case following the commitment of 4-star LB/DE Naquan Brown.
I will be announcing my commitment Tuesday night @ 6:30 ✞
— Robert Jackson (@robjackson215) December 13, 2020
Update (1:29 PM)-
**2022 4-star WR Amarion Brown (6’3”, 180) from Martin County High School in Stuart, Florida released his Top 10 schools and it includes Pitt. Brown also lists Miami, Mississippi State, Florida State, Oregon, South Carolina, Virginia Tech, Florida, Auburn and Rutgers.
— Marion Brown (@Mariobrown06) December 1, 2020
Update (1:08 PM)-
**Pitt extends an offer Sunday morning to 2022 3-star offensive tackle Maleek McNeil from Williston Northampton High School in Easthampton, Massachusetts. McNeil (6’8”, 340) also holds offers from Boston College, Duke, Rutgers, Central Michigan and UMass.
Full season highlights!!! Shout out to my team and coaches, we practiced everyday for the chance to play in a single game. That didn’t happen but we all put in that work and we all got better! 💪@WillistonFB @coachbeats https://t.co/kB6xRJLdlZ
— maleek mcneil (@MaleekMcNeil) December 6, 2020
Update (1:02 PM)-
— Terrence (@T_official68) December 13, 2020
Update (12:59 PM)-
Virginia becomes 3rd ACC school that opts out of playing in a bowl game
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) December 13, 2020
Update (12:26 PM)-
Duquesne is aiming to return to practice and end its quarantine on 12/20, per Keith Dambrot.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) December 13, 2020
Update (11:32 AM)-
**Norwin grad and former Pitt baseball player Connor Perry along with the Pittsburgh Pirates Adam Frazier are working on a nice thing to give back during Christmas.
Pittsburgh let’s do this thing! A retweet is just as good as a donation! pic.twitter.com/ZckPlmYau8
— Connor Perry (@c_perry33) December 13, 2020