After playing their championship game on Sunday’s the ACC has decided to move their men’s basketball championship game to Saturday’s.
For the third time in four years, the Pitt men’s basketball program received public recognition from the NCAA for ranking among the nation’s top 10 percent of all 351 men’s basketball teams based on its Academic Progress Rate.
As part of the 16th annual 2014 ACC/Big Ten Basketball Challenge, the Pitt Men’s Basketball team will travel to Indiana to take on the Hoosiers on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind.
Pitt beat writer for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jerry DiPaola joined Tab Douglas on Sunday to give an early outlook on the Panthers.
Not many new starting quarterbacks get a chance to put fans at ease before they start a game.
Scottie Wilbekin scored 21 points, including 11 of the team’s 13 during a 7-minute stretch in the second half, and top-seeded Florida handled the Panthers 61-45 in the NCAA tournament Saturday.
Talib Zanna helped Pitt jump out to a huge lead and the Panthers cruised the rest of the way.
Anthony Gill hit two free throws with 8.5 seconds left to help No. 6 Virginia hold off Pittsburgh 51-48 in Saturday’s semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
Talib Zanna had 19 points and a career-high 21 rebounds to help Pitt beat No. 15 North Carolina 80-75 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinals Friday.
The ACC received seven at-large bids non top of its 34 automatic bids, sending 41 wrestlers from the conference to the 84th NCAA Wrestling Championships to be held March 20th to the 22nd.
Lamar Patterson scored 24 points and Pittsburgh routed Wake Forest 84-55 on Thursday in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
It was announced today that Pitt senior forward Lamar Patterson has been named to the All-ACC Second Team by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.
Billy Baron, the MAAC Player of the Year, played in the ACC and Atlantic-10 before coming to Canisius, giving him a better perspective than most on the quality of play across conferences.
Lamar Patterson had a career-high 30 points, including a 3-pointer with 3 seconds left, as Pitt overcame a five-point deficit in the final seconds of regulation and beat Clemson 83-78 in overtime Saturday.
After almost two full seasons complete in the ACC, one in football and almost one in basketball, Pitt is getting used to its new conference.