Hold your applause. Syracuse University didn’t do the right thing. Far from it.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) — Hershey, Pa. native Scott Eatherton averaged 14.6 points and 6.4 rebounds per game in 34 starts this season to lead Northeastern to its first NCAA Tournament birth since 1991.
One picture on Instagram changed everything for a Point Park University basketball player.
Kethan Savage scored 17 points and Patricio Garino had 14 to lead George Washington to a 60-54 win over Pittsburgh in the first round of the NIT Tuesday.
After a disappointing season for the Pitt men’s basketball team, two junior’s are expected to leave the program.
Pitt’s women’s basketball team had to wait a little while, but they finally heard their name called to participate in the NCAA Tournament.
One guy is a Pittsburgher. One guy is an adopted Pittsburgher. Both guys are tough to beat — on and off the floor.
The Pitt Panthers missed out on the NCAA Tournament, but they will play in the NIT.
Bob Pompeani talked about the NCAA Tournament with Matthew Driscoll, a Bellevue native who is the head coach of the NCAA-bound University of North Florida.
A.J. Hammons scored 23 points on 7-for-10 shooting, and rugged Purdue wore down Penn State in the second half of a 64-59 victory in the Big Ten Tournament on Friday.
Joe McDonald, Patricio Garino and Yuta Watanbe each scored 12 points to lead George Washington past Duquesne 73-55 in the second round of the Atlantic 10 tournament Thursday night.
D.J. Newbill scored 18 points, and Penn State shut down Iowa in the second half of a 67-58 victory on Thursday in the Big Ten tournament.
Micah Mason had 19 points and eight rebounds and Duquesne beat Saint Louis 61-55 in the opening round of the Atlantic 10 tournament Wednesday night to end the Billikens’ first-to-worst season.
Anthony “Cat” Barber scored a career-high 34 points to help North Carolina State beat Pitt 81-70 on Wednesday night in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
D.J. Newbill scored 26 points, Shep Garner added 19 and Penn State hung on to beat Nebraska 68-65 Wednesday in the Big Ten tournament opener.