Coming off their first round 51-40 upset of No. 7 seed Chattanooga in the women’s NCAA Tournament, Pitt is readying for their second round matchup with No. 2 seed Tennessee.
It’s OK if others think it looks like wrestling on hardwood. Coach Bob Huggins believes West Virginia’s style of play is a work of art.
Entering the season, not much was expected of the Pitt women’s basketball team. It was projected to finish dead last in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Quinn Cook scored 22 points to help No. 1 seed Duke get off to a torrid start and beat Robert Morris 85-56 on Friday night in the NCAA Tournament’s round of 64.
Mo Madness has spread across the Robert Morris University campus.
Tarik Phillip hit a 3-pointer with 28 seconds left while the shot clock was winding down, adding the clinching points as fifth-seeded West Virginia held off No. 12 Buffalo 68-62 on Friday in their NCAA Tournament opener.
The Madness is in full swing.
The NCAA Tournament kicks into high gear today and four games will air on KDKA-TV throughout the day.
Lucky Jones scored 21 points, including a key free throw, Rodney Pryor had 20 and Marcquise Reed 19 to lead Robert Morris back from a 14-point second-half deficit to beat North Florida 81-77 on Wednesday night in the First Four.
Fans settled into their seats at CONSOL Energy Center Wednesday, a full day before the first college basketball tournament game.
Hold your applause. Syracuse University didn’t do the right thing. Far from it.
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.
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.
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.