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2015 Schedule
5-6, 6th in MVFC
215d

Youngstown St. cruises against South Dakota, 31-3

Hunter Wells completed 15 of 26 passes for 158 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yard strike to Andrew Williams, to help Youngstown State to a 31-3 victory over South Dakota on Saturday.

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Pitt battles back against Youngstown State for the win (1:38)
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Pitt survives Youngstown State 45-37 in opener

Redshirt freshman Qadree Ollison ran for 207 yards while filling in for injured star James Conner and Pittsburgh survived Youngstown State 45-37 on Saturday to give Pat Narduzzi a victory in his

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Stubbs gets behind Pitt D for 77-yd TD

Hunter Wells lofted a pass deep over the Pitt defense and Andre Stubbs took it 77 yards for a TD, cutting Youngstown State's deficit to a touchdown.

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Ollison runs for 71-yard TD

James Conner isn't the only Pitt running back with skills. Qadree Ollison hit the hole and went 71 yards untouched to extend the Panthers' lead.

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Pittsburgh takes it to the house

Avonte Maddox bumped into his own player before picking up the botched kickoff and returning it 89 yards for a touchdown. Pittsburgh held on to beat Youngstown State 45-37.

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Conner looking to match 2014

Pitt's James Conner ran for four touchdowns in last season's opener. He has two in the first quarter today after this 4-yard run.

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Conner rips off big run

James Conner, who rushed for more than 1,700 yards last year, got off to a good start in 2015, ripping off this 40-yard run, which led to a TD one play later.

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Cornhuskers to save $1.4M with Pelini's new job

The Nebraska athletic department will save about $1.4 million in contract buyout pay to Bo Pelini with their former football coach's hiring at Youngstown State.

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Ex-Huskers aide Brown leaves YSU for Liberty

Ron Brown, the former Nebraska assistant who took a job under Bo Pelini at Youngstown State in January, is leaving the Penguins to become associate head coach and receivers coach at Liberty.

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Ron Brown joins Pelini at Youngstown State

Ron Brown this week began his new job as Bo Pelini's associate head coach and running backs coach at Youngstown State, ending a decades-long association with the Cornhuskers.

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Are Jim Tressel's rewards coming too soon?

There's no doubt Jim Tressel's on-field qualifications merit a place in the Hall, but the timing of the announcement raises questions, eyebrows.

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Le Batard: Rondo deal & Wiley love advice

Dan & Stu on Rondo to the Mavs, are CFB coaches payed too much, QB's making the NFL Playoffs, Bo Pelini's rant, LeBron is like Stugotz & Marcellus Wiley love advice.

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Le Batard: U.S.-Cuba news & Ray McDonald

Dan, Stu & Bomani talk about the latest U.S.-Cuba news, 49ers releasing Ray McDonald, read quotes from Bo Pelini's rant on Nebraska & Roy's 12 days of Christmas.

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Bo Pelini, who will become the head coach at Youngstown State, joins Turner Gill (Liberty), Buddy Teevens (Dartmouth), Tim Murphy (Harvard) and Watson Brown (Tennessee Tech) as notable current FCS coaches with previous head-coaching experience at the FBS level.

2015 MVFC Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
North Dakota State7-113-2
Illinois State7-110-2
Northern Iowa5-39-4
South Dakota State5-38-4
Western Illinois5-37-6
Indiana State3-55-6
South Dakota3-55-6
Youngstown State3-55-6
Southern Illinois2-63-8
Missouri State0-81-10