The Frank Walker Law/PSN Daily Notebook: March 4
Update (5:27 PM)-
**Pitt extends an offer this afternoon to 2023 athlete Carlos Wilson from Inderkum High School in Sacramento, California. Wilson received the news from Brennan Marion and also holds offers from Arizona State, Colorado and UNLV.
C/O 2023 Loading…………. pic.twitter.com/WUg1YKJfN1
— Carlos Wilson (@furly3k) July 27, 2020
Update (5:18 PM)-
RMU has a date with Mercyhurst tomorrow night in the CHA Semis after 2⃣ goals from @magsburb4 and another shutout from @mollymae_37 lifted them past RIT Thursday! #RMUnite | 🔵🏒🔴https://t.co/JIBGWJktnf
— RMU Women's Hockey (@RMUWHockey) March 4, 2021
Update (10:23 AM)-
**Big news prior to the Duquesne/Richmond 1st round A-10 tournament game as Richmond will be without senior guard Blake Francis due to a hip injury. For the season, Francis is averaging 16.1 points per game and shooting 36% from 3-point range. In their last matchup, Francis scored 17 points against the Dukes.
Update (10:20 AM)-
🗓️ SCHEDULE UPDATE 🗓️
We have added a game this Saturday against Notre Dame!
📅: https://t.co/W2bHC6cPjd#RMUnite | 🔴🥍🔵 pic.twitter.com/xwO35toTBq
— RMU Lacrosse (@RMUWLacrosse) March 4, 2021
Update (10:08 AM)-
**Pitt extends an offer this morning to 2022 3-star wide receiver Matthew Golden (6’1″, 190) from Klein Cain High School in Houston, Texas. During his junior season, Golden collected 43 receptions for 1,110 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns. Along with Pitt, Golden also holds offers from Arizona, Arkansas, Cincinnati, Colorado, Houston, Indiana, Kansas, Memphis, SMU, TCU and Wisconsin. Golden received the offer from Brennan Marion.
1,110 Receiving yards
43 Rushing yards
1,153 Total yards
1,300 All-Purpose yards
— ✌︎ 🏝 (@MatthewGolden_2) December 28, 2020
Update (6:24 AM)-
**In case you missed it last night, Pitt recruiting younger players has added another chapter. Tonight, Brennan Marion extends an offer to 8th grader Dakorien Moore from Dallas, Texas. The 2025 WR/DB received his first D-1 offer back in December from Kansas.
PR’d 22.8 today in the 200 , all eyes watching 🙌🏾 pic.twitter.com/h9nC8c55qW
— Dakorien Moore (@thereal_kori2x) March 4, 2021
Update (6:10 AM)-
**Pitt continued their recruiting in California as they offered 3 players, including a player in the Class of 2022 and a quarterback.
—2023 QB Pierce Clarkson (6-0, 205 pounds) from St. John Bosco in Bellflower, California. Clarkson holds offers from Arizona, Arkansas, Florida State, Indiana, Ole Miss, Oregon, Oregon State and Wake Forest.
–2023 WR Jahlil McClain (5’10”, 180 pounds) from St. John Bosco in Bellflower, California. McClain holds offers from Arizona, Arizona State, Oregon and USC.
–2022 WR Jaceon Doss from St. John Bosco in Bellflower, California. This is his second D-1 offer with the other coming from Kansas.
Update (6:00 AM)-
**Congrats to Steel Valley 2022 athlete Jay Burt (5’11”, 165) as last night he received his first D-1 offer, which came from Buffalo.
**What a performance last night from former Chartiers Valley and Duquesne guard TJ McConnell with the Indiana Pacers.
TJ McConnell tonight:
10 STL (9 in 1st half, NBA record)
He is the first player to record a triple-double with steals on 100% shooting since steals became official in 1973-74. pic.twitter.com/zv8LpTipAd
— StatMuse (@statmuse) March 4, 2021
AROUND THE NETWORK
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WV Sports Now: Football Spring game is a go.
Pittsburgh Soccer Now: RMU women’s team gets its first Horizon League win.