James Robinson scored 18 points, including five in the final minutes of regulation to send the game into overtime, to help Pitt avoid an upset by beating Oakland 81-77 on Saturday.
James Robinson had 14 points and six assists, helping Pittsburgh beat Kansas State 70-47 Wednesday in the third-place game of the Maui Invitational.
Pitt Point Guard James Robinson has named a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award which is presented annually to college basketball’s top point guard.
Pitt Assistant Coach Brandin Knight joined Starkey and Mueller to discuss how the Panthers plan on bouncing back from their loss to Duke.
Pitt just kept coming, in waves, furiously pounding the boards. In no time at all, the 22nd-ranked Panthers have put their stamp on the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Despite starting the season 8-0, the Pitt Men’s Basketball team has yet to crack the top 25, and while some players and teams say they don’t let that bother them, Cam Wright told Starkey, Miller and Mueller how he and his teammates use it as motivation.
Pitt basketball broadcaster and two-sport legend Dick Groat joined The Fan Morning Show live from New York this morning to preview this afternoon’s Pitt vs. Syracuse Big East Tournament matchup.
Pitt men’s basketball assitant coach Brandin Knight joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to talk about some of the team’s recent victories, and to look forward to March Madness.
Pitt Hoops Assistant Coach Brandin Knight talked with Starkey, Miller and Mueller on The FAN about the play of Freshman Point Guard James Robinson, and what he has seen from him as the year goes on.
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) — It’s hard to imagine where these Panthers would be without senior guard Tray Woodall, and after his performance in The City Game, fans would much rather not find out.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — If the 1,500th win in Pitt history was a remotely accurate forecast for the Panthers–and their latest non-conference victims–we know that both teams, going forward, must rely on perimeter shooting…a […]
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — After their trip to the Big Apple, zone defense should not be foreign to this Panther offense. However, it took some big minutes from their big men in the second half to win big Tuesday night.
An influx of promising, albeit unproven, talent, could help provide that wake-up call. It has already re-energized the fan base. But how far can these Panthers prowl?
Pitt basketball head coach Jamie Dixon joined The Fan Morning Show to preview the team’s 2012-13 campaign, which tips off on Friday night at 6 p.m. on The Fan.