The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:40:41 EDTThu, 11 Feb 2016 03:40:41 EDT hoops coach loves how his family has taken to the Steel City - Jamie Dixon doesn't understand why one of the most-asked questions he gets is why he likes Pittsburgh. On a recent trip to Los Angeles and Hawaii, Dixon asked his 13-year-old son if he was having fun.Thu, 3 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTStill reveling in Warriors' title've been obsessed with sports since I was 12. When I went to college and tried to decide on a career, I picked sports writing because someone told me I'd be happier if I worked in a field I was passionate about.Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDTCoach K has high praise for Pitt - Pitt's decision to leave the Big East and join the Atlantic Coast Conference got its biggest stamp of approval yet Monday night at the Petersen Events Center.Tue, 28 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EDTEighth seed could be blessing for Pitt in region Pittsburgh will take on ninth-seeded Wichita State on Thursday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Panthers defeated Georgetown, which earned a N.Mon, 18 Mar 2013 00:00:00 EDTCommentary: Northern Cambria faces rebuilding phase - Northern Cambria boys basketball coach Dan Weber gave his final interview of the season Wednesday night as Semisonic's "Closing Time" played over the audio system at the Richland High School Sports Center.Thu, 14 Mar 2013 00:00:00 EDT