At The Finish Line…Where Only the Truth Matters

first_imgBILL NEAL•    So you still need another reason as to why Sam “Bam” Clancy’s shirt should be hung in the rafters at the Petersen Event Center.  Well, here’s more truth than you . . . or they can handle.Sam Clancy, 6’7″ forward, 1977-81 ~ only player in school history to score 1,000 career points and grab 1,000 career rebounds ~ only player in school history to average 10 points plus and 10 rebounds plus in four consecutive seasons ~ All-American 1978-79 ~ All-Region ’79, ’80, and ’81 ~ All-Eastern Eight ’78, ’79, and ’80 ~ two time Eastern Eight Rebound Champion ~ ranks 13th All-Time Division I career rebounds 1,342 ~ holds Pitt school records for most career double-doubles, 66 ~ most 10-plus rebound games, 78 and most rebounds 1,342 ~ ranks 10th all-time Pitt scoring, 1671 ~Pan American Gold Medalist ~ one of only seven Pitt players to start all four seasons ~ 3rd round NBA draft pick by the Phoenix Suns ~ 15 year pro-football career . . . ARE YOU KIDDING ME?!  C’mon Pittsburgh, call the Pitt Athletic Dept. Let’s get this done!•    Your Steelers lost to the Jets.  It happens people.  Let it go.  Now we take it out on Coach Wiz and the Tennessee Titans.  That’s all you really care about.•    Pitt is in a must win situation.  It’s possible if they don’t win out they may not see any part of a Bowl game.•    Just so you can stop wishing for it, if we get all the money in the world from the beginning of time, you still can’t afford Russell Martin.  Let it go man.  Let it go!•    Still looking for hard working, highly intelligent, creative and aggressive people in search of greatness.  Join Achieving Greatness Inc. to be a part of Pittsburgh ‘s next business enterprise!  Call (412) 628-4656 for more information.•    The truth is, if you miss this, you miss a chance to be a part of history.  The First Annual Achieving Greatness Awards Ceremony coming Saturday, December 13, 2014 to the fabulous Blue Line Grille, 5th Avenue Downtown Pittsburgh, across from the rear of CONSOL Energy Center, featuring the Willie Stargell Pittsburgh and Allegheny County MVP Awards, the Connie Hawkins Summer Basketball Hall of Fame Inductions and presenting for the first time ever in the history of the City of Pittsburgh, the Official Pittsburgh City League All-Sports Hall of Fame Inductions, enshrining the greatest of all time posthumously and inducting twelve of the City League’s all-time greatest athletes.  All the details next week.< You Have Just Crossed the Finish Line >last_img

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