Talib Zanna scored 14 points as Pittsburgh defeated Washington State 57-53 on Wednesday nit to tie the best-of-three College Basketball Invitational championship series at one game each.
(93-7 The FAN/AP) — Lamar Patterson and Tray Woodall combined to score 14 points in overtime Wednesday, helping the Panthers rally to eliminate the Bulldogs 68-62 in a rematch of last year’s crazy NCAA tournament game.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pitt Panthers (18-16) connected on 14 3-pointers to blow by Wofford Wednesday in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational, 81-63.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt defeated St. John’s, 73-59, Tuesday afternoon to advance to the second round of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt snapped a five-game losing streak Wednesday night with an 89-69 stomping on St. John’s.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt used its final home game of the season to snap a five-game losing streak and usher out seniors Ashton Gibbs and Nasir Robinson with a win, as the Panthers defeated St. John’s Wednesday night, 89-69.
(93-7 The FAN) — A slow start turned into an all-out poor shooting night for the Pitt Panthers, as they fell at USF Wednesday night, 63-51.
Travon Woodall scored a career-high 29 points and Ashton Gibbs added 25 to lead Pittsburgh to a 79-70 win over Villanova on Sunday, its fourth straight win.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Everybody valued Woodall going into the season, but I’m not sure anyone could have predicted how much of an impact he had on Pitt’s success until he missed a month’s time to an abdominal injury.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt snapped its eight-game losing streak with an 86-74 win against Providence Wednesday night at the Petersen Events Center.
(93-7 The FAN) — No. 1 Syracuse didn’t grant Pitt access to its first Big East win of the season, beating the Panthers Monday night at the Carrier Dome, 71-63.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt lost to Rutgers, 62-39, Wednesday in an effort that saw the Panthers shoot just 20 percent from the field.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Here’s what Pitt coach Jamie Dixon, forward Nasir Robinson and guard Ashton Gibbs said after the game.
(93-7 The FAN) — No. 22 Pitt (11-3, 0-1 Big East) led Notre Dame at halftime Tuesday night, 26-25, but couldn’t hold off an offensive onslaught by this Irish in the final 20 minutes and lost, 72-59.