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Pitt Hoops Receives NCAA APR Public Recognition Award

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.

93-7 The Fan–05/07/2014

HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 02: Jamie Skeen #21 of the Virginia Commonwealth Rams goes to the hoop against Matt Howard #54 of the Butler Bulldogs during the National Semifinal game of the 2011 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at Reliant Stadium on April 2, 2011 in Houston, Texas.

Top 5 NCAA Final Four Moments Ever

The NCAA Final Four has given us many amazing moments in its illustrious history. Here are the top 5.

04/02/2014

Dakari Johnson #44 of the Kentucky Wildcats drives against Darius Carter #12 of the Wichita State Shockers. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: March Sadness Ends Cinderella Story

We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?

03/27/2014

Devin Oliver #5 of the Dayton Flyers reacts after defeating the Syracuse Orange 55-53 in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Opening Weekend

By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.

03/24/2014

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Is Your NCAA Bracket Wrecked?

Shelby Mast, USA Today’s Bracketologist, stopped by 93.7 The FAN to give Bob Pompeani some bracket advice.

93-7 The Fan–03/22/2014

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CBS Analyst: Pitt Hanging With UNC Would Get Panthers Off The Bubble

CBS Sports Network college basketball analyst Chris Spatola joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to offer his take on Friday’s Pitt vs. UNC ACC Tournament game, and on Pitt’s chances of making the NCAA Tournament after the Panthers’ win over Wake Forest.

93-7 The Fan–03/14/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s Perfection

In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.

03/10/2014

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WVU Coach Bob Huggins Not Keen On Cameron Crazies

Coming off the West Virginia Mountaineers 102-77 victory over the Iowa State Cyclones, Head Coach Bob Huggins joined Starkey and Mueller to discuss his team, the state of college basketball and the Marcus Smart, fan incident.

93-7 The Fan–02/11/2014

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Pitt Assistant Coach Brandin Knight Talks Fallout From Duke Loss

Pitt Assistant Coach Brandin Knight joined Starkey and Mueller to discuss how the Panthers plan on bouncing back from their loss to Duke.

93-7 The Fan–01/31/2014

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Lack Of Victories Over Top-Ranked Opponents Could Hurt Pitt

The Pitt men’s basketball team has been moving up the rankings throughout the season, but after a 15-point loss Monday night against the visiting Duke Blue Devils and a lack of wins over quality opponents, college basketball writers are already beginning to question the Panthers tournament résumé.

93-7 The Fan–01/28/2014

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Parker Leads Duke By Pitt 80-65

The Pittsburgh student section spent a full hour before Monday night’s game against Duke trying to get into the Blue Devils’ heads.

01/28/2014

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Lamar Patterson Named ACC Player Of The Week For Third Straight Week

Pitt Forward Lamar Patterson is having an outstanding season for the Panthers, and the awards just keep pouring in to prove that.

93-7 The Fan–01/27/2014

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CBS College Basketball Analyst Seth Davis: Pitt Needs To Beat Duke

All eyes will be on Dixon and Coach K. tonight when Pitt hosts Duke. Davis says Dixon’s time in the national title game is just a matter of time.

93-7 The Fan–01/27/2014

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Colin Dunlap: You Can Root For Pitt Without Hating Duke

A few years ago while covering the Final Four in Indianapolis, I realized just how polarizing the Duke basketball program could be.

01/26/2014

Tom Savage

Panther Hollow: Pitt Looks To Give Cavaliers A Savage Beating

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — If Pitt (1-1, 2-1) senior quarterback Tom Savage can even remotely emulate his performance at Wallace-Wade Stadium last weekend, the only award he won’t win when Virginia (2-1) visits Heinz Field Saturday at 12:30 on The Fan is homecoming king.

93-7 The Fan–09/25/2013

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