James Michael McAdoo sank two free throws in the final 3.5 seconds, and No. 6 seed North Carolina rallied to beat 11th-seeded Providence 79-77 Friday night.
The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
JaQuon Parker had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bearcats (22-10), who might have solidified an NCAA tournament berth with the win.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Lamar Patterson scored 17 points, leading Pittsburgh to a 68-64 victory over Providence on Tuesday night.
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Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — No. 5 Pitt nearly blew a 10-point second-half lead at Providence Tuesday night, but managed to come away with an 83-79 win.
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Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Pitt returns from an 8-day layoff to play at Providence tonight in Big East action at 7 p.m.