Following a 69-66 loss at Wake Forest on Sunday, the sense of urgency for the Panthers is at it’s highest point. With just two regular season games left, Pitt dropped from No. 37 to No. 49 in the RPI.
Jamel Artis and Cameron Wright led all scorers with 20 points apiece and Michael Young added 16 as Pittsburgh beat Georgia Tech 70-65 Saturday.
Jamel Artis scored a career-high 20 points and Pittsburgh eased past Manhattan 65-56 on Wednesday night for its third straight victory.
A Pitt basketball spokesman confirmed to 93.7 The Fan Friday evening that senior guard Cameron Wright had surgery for a broken left foot.
Cameron Wright scored four of his 18 points in the second overtime to help No. 25 Pittsburgh beat Virginia Tech 62-57 on Saturday and snap a two-game home losing streak.
Cameron Wright scored 14 points to go with eight rebounds and eight assists as Pittsburgh held off Albany 58-46 on Tuesday afternoon.
Cameron Wright scored 14 points to lead five Pittsburgh players in double figures in an 85-68 victory over Loyola Marymount at the Petersen Events Center on Friday night.
Cameron Wright scored a career-high 20 points and Pitt pulled away in the second half for a 84-67 victory over Duquesne in the City Game on Saturday afternoon.
Pitt men’s basketball Coach Jamie Dixon joined Bob Pompeani as the Panthers prepare for the Big East schedule.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Coming off a turbulent 2011-12 campaign, and having inserted two unproven players into the starting lineup, it is fair to say Jamie Dixon’s squad was a team in transition entering the 2012-13 season. Through the first ten games, however, being in transition has been a good thing.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Bleat all you want about the infirmity of their non-conference schedule, but the Panthers continue to gather national attention, and it’s because they taught one of the locals a lesson on Saturday.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Once again, the Panthers have to prove they can handle a potential NBA guard, and once again, they have to prove they can handle a zone defense. Which will be the more daunting task on Saturday night?
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Eleven Pitt basketball players will take part in the Green Tree Summer League this summer, as rosters were announced Monday.
(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) — No. 17 Pitt beat Robert Morris, 81-71, remaining spotless in the all-time series against the Colonials with a 30-0 record.