Lady Dukes Win…Omogrosso honored

The Duquesne Women’s team stretched their record 10-1 with a 79-54 victory over Slippery Rock Tuesday night at the Palumbo Center.  Duquesne Guard April Robinson has been named the Atlantic-10 player of the week.  Blackhawk grad  Chasidy Omogrosso was the conference’s Rookie Of The Week.  It is only the second time the Lady Dukes have swept the honors.  The mens team 8-2 host South Carolina State at the Palumbo Center tonight at 7:30.

Two WPIAL Teams Play Saturday For PIAA Championships On Saturday

The WPIAL has two teams going for PIAA Championships on Saturday. The AA championship game matches to undefeated teams Aliquippa vs  Southern Columbia. Kickoff is scheduled for noon at Hershey Park Stadium.  Air time on WBVP-WMBA is 11:30am.  The finale of Championship Weekend is the Quad  A game is between Pittsbugh Central Catholic  and Parkland. Both teams are 14-1 Kickoff is 6pm.

Sports Slam preview for 12/19/15

Join Frank and  Greg from 8:05 AM to 10:00 AM this Saturday. Bob Barrickman will be checking in at 8:15 AM with a preview of The Class AA State Championship game as the Aliquippa Quips go for their 3rd State title against Southern Columbia.  Also on  the show Frank and Greg will be talking about all the PIrates, Pens, Steelers and Pitt news along with anything  else you wanna talk about. They’ll also have the NASCAR Moment and of course all your WPIAL Basketball scores from Friday night. The phone lines will be open throughout the show  @ 724-843-1888 and 724-774-1888.

Osweiler will start Sunday

Brock Osweiler will start Sunday when the Broncos make their first trip to Pittsburgh since 2006.

Sunday’s game will mark the fifth consecutive start for Osweiler. The fourth-year veteran has compiled an 85.4 quarterback rating by completing 108 of 170 passes for 1,140 yards with five touchdowns and three interceptions since stepping in for the injured Manning late in the Week 10 loss to Kansas City.

The Broncos are 3-1 with Osweiler starting

Saturday December 12,2015 line-up

Bob Barrickman will be checking in with Frank and Greg to re-cap the Aliquippa Quips Play-off victory last night. Frank and Greg will also have all your Bucs, Steelers, Pens and any other sports on thetable to talk about today. So tune in from 8-10 am.

Local Freshman Helps The Dukes Win

The Duquesne Dukes women’s team  thrashed Maryland Eastern Shore 95-59 at the Palumbo Center Wednesday night.  One of the high scorers in the game was Blackhawk grad Chassidy Omogross.  Her 17-points were matched by  fellow Lady Duke’s  April Robinson.  Duquesne is 8-1.

Good News–Bad News for AB

Steelers Wide Receiver Antonio Brown got some good news and some bad news. He was named the AFC Special Team Player of the week.  It was for his 71-yard punt return against the Colts Sunday Night.  The AB got the bad news.  He was being fined 11,576 dollars for  excessive celebration for trying to hug  the goalpost after he scored.  This comes on top of the 15-yard penalty for the incident.  Steelers and Bengals Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati  with WBVP-WMBA air time is 11am.