PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) — Pitt’s chances of making the NCAA Tournament took a huge hit after losing the final three regular season games to Wake Forest, Miami and Florida State. As the Panthers make their way to Greensboro for the ACC Tournament, they know they have to win it all for a guaranteed spot at the Big Dance.
Following a 69-66 loss at Wake Forest on Sunday, the sense of urgency for the Panthers is at it’s highest point. With just two regular season games left, Pitt dropped from No. 37 to No. 49 in the RPI.
Pitt sophomore Mike Young averaged 22.5 points per game in the exhibitions against IUP and Philadelphia and he is confident that he can continue to put up 20 points per game this season.
Pitt Athletic Director, Steve Pederson talked to the Fan Morning Show about the contract extension of Basketball Coach, Jamie Dixon.
Pitt Panthers Head Coach Jamie Dixon joined the Fan Morning Show to recap three straight wins, and look ahead to Marquette on Saturday.
The Prediction Machine puts Pitt as the 6th best team in the country. Paul Bessire joined the Fan Morning Show to tell the guys why.
Pitt Basketball analyst, Curtis Aiken joined the Fan Morning Show on Tuesday to talk about the loss to to Syracuse on Monday night.
The Fan Morning Show aired an exclusive interview with former Pitt Basketball player, Khem Birch Monday morning.
NBEbasketball.com’s Ray Mernagh joined Bob Pompeani on his Saturday Show to talk about the Pitt Basketball program after their first few weeks of the season.