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.
Following two consecutive conference losses at the hands of Wake Forest and Miami, the Pitt basketball teams chances of making the NCAA Tournament are just about busted.
After playing their championship game on Sunday’s the ACC has decided to move their men’s basketball championship game to Saturday’s.
CBS Sports Network college basketball analyst Chris Spatola joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to offer his take on Friday’s Pitt vs. UNC ACC Tournament game, and on Pitt’s chances of making the NCAA Tournament after the Panthers’ win over Wake Forest.
Lamar Patterson scored 24 points and Pittsburgh routed Wake Forest 84-55 on Thursday in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.