C.J. Fair scored 18 points, James Southerland added 14 and the fourth-seeded Orange survived a second-half drought of more than 12 minutes without a field goal to beat No. 12 seed California 66-60 on Saturday night in the NCAA tournament.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Jim Boeheim, otherwise eloquent in defeat, had no answer for why Jamie Dixon continues to have his team’s number, but Dixon was able to put a finger on it. Ten of them, actually.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — If Pitt wishes to be labeled as something other than an average Big East team come Selection Sunday, it must begin taking advantage of above-average Big East opportunities.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) The Orange (1-3, 0-0 Big East) will have to overcome a team that’s won the last seven games in the long series, and the Panthers (2-2, 0-1 Big East) have been purring of late.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — When Pitt (0-1, 2-2) resumes Big East play Friday night, head coach Paul Chryst expects the Orange (0-0, 1-3) to practice their “air” craft inside the Carrier Dome.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Listen to what Pitt coaches and players had to say after Pitt’s 74-66 win against Syracuse Monday night.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — No. 5 Pitt remained perfect at the Petersen Events Center against top 5 teams Monday, defeating No. 3 Syracuse, 74-66.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Pitt center Gary McGhee has been under the radar, improving his play on both sides of the ball in Big East play.
Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt met with the media Monday to talk about Pitt’s recent 45-14 win at Syracuse and its upcoming game against Rutgers. The Panthers are now 3-3 overall and 1-0 in the Big […]
The Big East Conference schedule start Saturday for Pitt, meaning the most important games of the year are upon us. Despite the Panthers’ disappointing start, they still have as good a chance as any other […]
Pitt won’t turn to any clichés like turning over a new leaf, erasing the past or starting from scratch. Rather, the Panthers (2-3) will focus on what has gone wrong through five games this season […]
Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt met with the media today to talk about the Panthers’ loss at Notre Dame and their upcoming game at Syracuse. Syracuse is Pitt’s first Big East opponent of the season, but […]