TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Pitt's Lee wins scholar-athlete award

Friday, Feb. 6, 2009
 

Kicker Conor Lee was named the Big East football Scholar-Athlete of the Year on Thursday, becoming only the second Pitt player to earn such an honor.

Lee, 24, of Upper St. Clair, will receive a $2,000 scholarship toward graduate or professional studies. He earned dual degrees in business and economics in April, and is pursuing an MBA at the Katz School of Business.

Pitt's Vince Crochunis earned the award in 2004.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Liriano struggles in return, Reds defeat Pirates
  2. Crews search Allegheny River for man who fell from jet ski
  3. Steelers’ Pouncey investigated in alleged assault
  4. Pirates notebook: No All-Star break for Cole
  5. LaBar: Kurt Angle preparing for WWE return
  6. Conductor Lorin Maazel, former PSO music director, dies at 84
  7. LaBar: WWE signs Japanese superstar
  8. MLB notebook: Things getting Uggla for Braves second baseman
  9. As suicides spike, new Pa. law to start prevention efforts in 6th grade
  10. Germany scores in extra time to win 4th World Cup title
  11. Starkey: The oldest living Pirate
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.