Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt held off a charge from the Cougars and won, 57-53, forcing a decisive Game 3 Friday night at 7 p.m.
Chris 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.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt snapped a five-game losing streak Wednesday night with an 89-69 stomping on St. John’s.
(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.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt snapped its eight-game losing streak with an 86-74 win against Providence Wednesday night at the Petersen Events Center.
(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.
Three 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.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Of everything that seems to be lacking from the Pitt Panthers, fight seems to encompass it all.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Here’s what Pitt coach Jamie Dixon, forward Nasir Robinson and guard Ashton Gibbs said after the game.
(93-7 The FAN) — No. 22 Pitt (11-3, 0-1 Big East) led Notre Dame at halftime Tuesday night, 26-25, but couldn’t hold off an offensive onslaught by this Irish in the final 20 minutes and lost, 72-59.
Curtis Aiken joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday as the Pitt Panthers prepare to take on Oklahoma State this Saturday at Gallagher-IBA Arena.
Among the things the University of Pittsburgh Panthers (6-1) did well their 80-69 win over the Duquesne Dukes (4-3) in last night’s City Game, two of them in a back-to-back sequence were agreed by all parties involved to be the dagger that would be the one that killed. The piercing of the skin was the already known and glaring disadvantage for Duquesne, a rebound, and the shove into the gut was an uncontested three.
Duquesne men’s basketball players know the deal when it comes to the No. 17 University of Pittsburgh Panthers, (5-1) who they play tomorrow night in the always hyped-up City Game at Consol Energy Center.
(93-7 The FAN) — Nasir Robinson scored 17 points and Dante Taylor added 11 as Pitt’s front court put forth a solid second-half effort to beat La Salle Tuesday night, 73-69.