RB Brandon Miree, who hadn't played since the Sept. 20 loss at Toledo because of a stress fracture in his leg, ran for 188 yards, and two scores in the 30-16 victory over Temple. The senior had a 76-yard run in addition to his touchdown plays of 7 and 2 yards. "/>

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Pittsburgh got its running game back Saturday -- whether it's "just in time" or "too late" is a matter of perspective. <br><br> RB Brandon Miree, who hadn't played since the Sept. 20 loss at Toledo because of a stress fracture in his leg, ran for 188 yards, and two scores in the 30-16 victory over Temple. The senior had a 76-yard run in addition to his touchdown plays of 7 and 2 yards.

Miree could have been used the week before when the Panthers seemed helpless on the ground in their loss to West Virginia. But he has recovered in time for the Panthers' Big East showdown against Miami this Saturday night in Pittsburgh. "He is a big element that we have been missing.," said Coach Walt Harris on the return of Miree after an eight-game absence. The...

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