Voytik earns CoSIDA academic honor for second straight year
The Panthers and Irish meet this Saturday at Heinz Field.
The Panthers (3-1) won for the sixth time in the last seven meetings against their old Big East rivals
Iowa hits a 57-yard field goal in the final seconds
Qadree Ollison rushed for 81 yards and a touchdown on Saturday night.
Pittsburgh at Virginia Tech
Redshirt freshman Qadree Ollison ran for 207 and Pittsburgh beat Youngstown State 45-37 to give Pat Narduzzi a victory in his head coaching debut.
Pitt takes on Houston in the Armed Forces Bowl
Football USATSI Gallery -- 11/22/14
NCAA Football: Pittsburgh at North Carolina (USATSI)
2013: Played in four games as the top reserve behind senior starting quarterback Tom Savage...completed 6-of-11 passes for 116 yards and had three rushes for 26 yards (8.7 avg.) with a TD on the year...played the entire second half of the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl vs. Bowling Green when Savage was lost to injury and engineered a 30-27 victory by completing 5-of-9 passes for 108 yards and rushing twice for 24 yards...put Pitt up 27-20 by leading a six-play, 98-yard TD drive in the fourth quarter; completed 2-of-2 passes for 82 yards -- including a 62-yard bomb to Tyler Boyd -- and capped the drive himself with a five-yard TD run...on Pitt's game-winning field goal drive vs. BGSU, Voytik had a key 19-yard rush...first career completion went for eight yards to Manasseh Garner vs. New Mexico.
2012: Redshirted as a true freshman...named to the Big East All-Academic Football Team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Threw for more than 5,000 yards during a heralded career at Tennessee's Cleveland High...named to the "Elite 11," which honors the nation's top high school quarterbacks...U.S. Army All-American...rated the nation's No. 4 "pro-style" quarterback by Rivals...rated the No. 1 overall prospect in Tennessee by Rivals and No. 3 by Scout...rated the nation's No. 12 quarterback by Scout...Cleveland's all-time leading passer with 5,005 career yards...also compiled 6,098 yards in career total offense...threw for 1,430 yards and rushed for 438 as a senior while accounting for 17 touchdowns (10 passing and seven rushing)...led Cleveland to the District 5-AAA championship as a junior after compiling 2,125 yards in total offense (1,768 passing and 357 rushing) and a combined 22 touchdowns (16 passing and six rushing)...starting quarterback for the East in the prestigious U.S. Army All-American Bowl and finished 7-of-13 passing for 60 yards while also rushing for a nine-yard TD...was one of two featured players in the television documentary series "The Ride: The Road to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl," which chronicled Voytik's senior season up to the all-star game...selected to play for the 2012 U.S. Under-19 National Team that competed in the International Bowl against a World Team of top players from outside the United States...three-year starter under Cleveland coach E.K. Slaughter...accomplished student who earned Highest Distinguished Honors...Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) leader.
PERSONAL: Chad Joseph Voytik, born 3/3/94, is the son of Gary and Brenda Voytik...has two sisters...uncle played quarterback at Westminster (Pa.) College...finance major.
Pittsburgh Drops 29-24 Decision to Miami
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MEET THE PRESS: PAT NARDUZZI PREVIEWS MIAMI
EJUAN PRICE NAMED ACC DEFENSIVE LINEMAN OF THE WEEK
PITT HOSTS ACC FOE MIAMI HURRICANES IN HEINZ FIELD FINALE
Peterman Throws Four TDs as Pitt Defeats Louisville 45-34