After Pitt’s 83-77 victory over Syracuse on Saturday, Jim Boeheim was asked by Joe Starkey about his program’s recently self-imposed sanctions stemming from potential academic violations in 2007 and things got a little heated.
Sheldon Jeter scored 18 points off the bench to help push the Panthers past Syracuse in a 83-77 win at The Peterson Events Center. Pitt was trailing most of the game and didn’t hold a lead until the first year sophomore made 1 of 2 free throws at the 13:29 mark in the second half which fueled his second half performance including 13 points in the final 10 minutes.
The University of Pittsburgh is creating the Live Like Lou Center for ALS Research to study a cure for the degenerative nerve disease named for baseball player Lou Gehrig.
Pitt revealed 15 committed recruits on national signing day including Pennsylvania’s top recruit, Jordan Whitehead of Aliquippa.
With all of their National Letter’s of Intent signed, the Pitt football program and new head coach Pat Narudzzi have unveiled their 2015 recruiting class including the top recruit in Pennsylvania, Jordan Whitehead out of Central Valley High School.
A former University of Pittsburgh researcher was sentenced for the death of his wife today.
Jamel Artis scored a career-high 32 and Pittsburgh clamped down late to escape with a 72-67 win over Bryant on Monday night.
Pitt’s James Robinson took an elbow to the face from a teammate, a shot to mouth from Notre Dame’s Demetrius Jackson and a metaphorical punch to the gut when the eighth-ranked Irish turned an eight-point deficit into a one-point lead with 31 seconds left on Saturday.
Since Pat Narduzzi assembled his staff, there has been much fan fare on Twitter from them as they hit the recruiting trail and the celebration of their recruits has drawn the ire of some Penn State coaches.
Mike Krzyzewski moved one victory from 1,000 for his Hall of Fame career in No. 5 Duke’s 79-65 win over Pittsburgh on Monday night.
Jamel Artis and Cameron Wright led all scorers with 20 points apiece and Michael Young added 16 as Pittsburgh beat Georgia Tech 70-65 Saturday.
Fresh off the biggest performance of his career as he put up seven points and two rebounds in 12 minutes while providing a much needed spark for the Panthers, Pitt forward Aron Phillips-Nwankwo talked with Joe Starkey of the Starkey and Mueller Show about what this opportunity meant to him.
Jaron Blossomgame scored 18 points to lead Clemson past Pittsburgh 71-62 on Saturday.