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Pitt Falls In Rankings

By: Chris Gates
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PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) — After a disappointing loss to Long Beach State last week, Pitt fell to No. 17 in the latest AP Poll.

At 2-1, the Panthers were exploited on the boards and executionally by LBSU.It was the first non-conference home loss at the Petersen Events Center in 58 games.

Pitt is now the fifth highest-ranked team in the Big East beind UConn (4), Syracuse (5), Louisville (7) and Marquette (16).

You can view the entire AP Poll here.

Pitt dropped in the ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll as well to No. 16, one spot ahead of Marquette.

The Panthers play at 7 p.m. tonight against LaSalle at the Petersen Events Center, followed by games against Penn Friday and Robert Morris Sunday.

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