Atlantic Coast Conference
Lamar Patterson scored 25 points to help No. 25 Pittsburgh end a two-game losing streak with a 57-55 overtime victory over Miami on Wednesday night.
Lamar Patterson scored 28 points, and No. 20 Pitt beat Maryland 83-79 Saturday night to complete its first regular-season sweep as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Freshman point guard Tyler Ennis scored 16 points, including two driving layups and two free throws in the final 2 minutes, and No. 2 Syracuse beat No. 22 Pittsburgh 59-54 on Saturday in a battle for first place in the ACC between the two former Big East rivals.
Davis feels that, while Pitt can certainly earn more respect as conference play continues, they still need to strengthen their non-conference schedule, which he considers to be unbecoming of an elite program.
Pitt shot out to an early lead Saturday against Wake Forest and didn’t look back as they notched their third straight Atlantic Coast Conference win by a score of 80-65.
Pitt Panthers defensive tackle Aaron Donald is receiving a big honor.
Bob Pompeani talked about Pitt’s inaugural season in the ACC with Tim Brando of CBS Sports.
No one internally is going to say it, nor should they.
The University of Pittsburgh and Athletic Director Steve Pederson have agreed to terms on a five-year extension.
Jamie Dixon shouldn’t be fired for losing to Wichita State on Thursday. Anyone who suggests so has a couple screws loose. Know what else shouldn’t happen?
Pitt athletic director Steve Pederson checks in with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
Can you hear that laughter? It’s coming from Morgantown. That’s the sound of a giddy, Mountaineer nation having a good chuckle at the expense of its rival and soon to be former conference it was affiliated with for so long.
After news broke on Saturday that Pitt had applied to join the Atlantic Coast Conference, a decision has been made. According to a press release, the ACC Council of Presidents unanimously voted to accept Pitt as a new member of the conference.