The No. 1-seeded Pitt Panthers held on to put away No. 16 UNC-Asheville, 74-51 and will move on to the next round. Ashton Gibbs led the Panthers with 26 points. Nasir Robinson had 12 points and Gary McGhee had 7 along with 11 rebounds.
The No. 1-seeded Panthers will play the University of North Carolina Asheville.