No. 20 Pitt Panthers End Regular Season With 81-66 Win Over DePaulROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — J.J. Moore scored 21 points off the bench and No. 20 Pitt shot a school-record 72 percent to beat DePaul 81-66 on Saturday in the Panthers' last Big East regular-season game.
Panther Hollow: Less Is Moore Up FrontPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- There are players on Jamie Dixon's bench who, conceivably, could start for a number of Division I teams, and conventional wisdom says J.J. Moore is one. Should Dixon shake things up at forward?
Pitt Panthers Take Down Providence, 68-64PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Lamar Patterson scored 17 points, leading Pittsburgh to a 68-64 victory over Providence on Tuesday night.
Panther Hollow: Fickle Frontcourt Fumbles Another OnePITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- You know, after the butt-tuning that occurred in our nation's capital five days ago, I was sorely tempted to proclaim that Pitt is back. Then, Saturday happened.
Panther Hollow: Another Pro Prospect Visits The PetePITTSBURGH (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?
Panther Hollow: A Different Kind Of Character TestPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- The Panthers showed a lot of character in last Saturday's win over Oakland at the Petersen Center, but the only thing this opponent and their next one have in common is they play in the same state.
4-1-Zoo: Tray Woodall, J.J. Moore To Undergo SurgeryChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN -- Junior point guard Tray Woodall and sophomore small forward J.J. Moore will undergo respective surgeries Friday morning.
4-1-Zoo: Pitt Beats Wofford In First Round Of CBI, 81-63Chris 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.
4-1-Zoo: Pitt Beats St. John's, Advances To Second Round Of Big East TourneyChris 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.
4-1-Zoo: Panther ReactionChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt snapped a five-game losing streak Wednesday night with an 89-69 stomping on St. John's.
Pitt Snaps Losing Streak, Slams St. John's 89-69(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.
The Phillips File: Pitt Must Fix Turnovers, Poor Shooting Vs. DePaulThree game losing streaks are not very common when it comes to discussing Pitt basketball the past decade. Since Jamie Dixon took over the program nine years ago, it has only happened three times.