A.J. Hammons scored 23 points on 7-for-10 shooting, and rugged Purdue wore down Penn State in the second half of a 64-59 victory in the Big Ten Tournament on Friday.
Joe McDonald, Patricio Garino and Yuta Watanbe each scored 12 points to lead George Washington past Duquesne 73-55 in the second round of the Atlantic 10 tournament Thursday night.
While the Steelers have been quiet on the free agent front, head coach Mike Tomlin and his assistants have been busy scouting players they’re interested in for this years draft.
D.J. Newbill scored 18 points, and Penn State shut down Iowa in the second half of a 67-58 victory on Thursday in the Big Ten tournament.
Taurean Prince scored 18 points off the bench, Royce O’Neale added 16 and No. 16 Baylor pulled away late to beat No. 18 West Virginia 80-70 on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament.
Micah Mason had 19 points and eight rebounds and Duquesne beat Saint Louis 61-55 in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 tournament Wednesday night to end the Billikens’ first-to-worst season.
Anthony “Cat” Barber scored a career-high 34 points to help North Carolina State beat Pitt 81-70 on Wednesday night in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
D.J. Newbill scored 26 points, Shep Garner added 19 and Penn State hung on to beat Nebraska 68-65 Wednesday in the Big Ten tournament opener.
Rodney Pryor scored 17 points and Robert Morris denied St. Francis, Brooklyn, its first NCAA Tournament bid, beating the Terriers 66-63 in the Northeast Conference tournament championship on Tuesday night.
The Pitt football program had some of the top talent in the ACC last year in running back James Conner and wide receiver Tyler Boyd. That won’t change heading into the 2015 season, according to AthlonSports.com
Former Pitt head coach Paul Chryst decided not to hold a spring game in 2014, but new head coach Pat Narduzzi decided to bring back the preseason tradition.
West Virginia University quarter back Paul Millard redshirted last Fall with the possibility of returning as a fifth year senior this season, but Dana Holgerson announced today that Millard has chosen against returning to the football program.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) — Pitt’s chances of making the NCAA Tournament took a huge hit after losing the final three regular season games to Wake Forest, Miami and Florida State. As the Panthers make their way to Greensboro for the ACC Tournament, they know they have to win it all for a guaranteed spot at the Big Dance.
Averaging over 13 points per game in what can be described as a breakout season, Pitt sophomore forward Jamel Artis has been voted by the ACC coaches to the All-ACC Third team.
St. John’s University is looking like they will land in the NCAA Tournament with a likely double-digit seed, but they’re just as dangerous as a top seed. One of the reasons is Sophomore guard Rysheed Jordan who is dangerous on both sides of the floor.
Check out the teams heading into the 2014 NCAA Sweet Sixteen.