Closing seconds at Consol Energy Center. Villanova goes down to defeat, as the band plays on. Video of piccolo player Roxanne Chalifoux, playing through tears, goes viral.
Villanova is having an amazing season and is in prime position to take a number one seed in the NCAA Tournament. There are a lot of great players on the team, but the talent and leadership of Darrun Hilliard II is taking them there.
Don’t be surprised if Iona pushes Ohio State. If the Gaels make some shots early on, this one could very interesting.
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.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — It was a performance to be remembered, though not necessarily a performance to be replicated.
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Durand Johnson and Trey Zeigler each scored 13 points points to lead Pittsburgh to a 58-43 win over Villanova on Wednesday night.
Travon Woodall scored a career-high 29 points and Ashton Gibbs added 25 to lead Pittsburgh to a 79-70 win over Villanova on Sunday, its fourth straight win.
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Big East Conference announced league opponents and game sites for the 2011-12 University of Pittsburgh men’s basketball season. For the fifth consecutive year, Pitt will play an 18-game Big East regular season […]
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — CBSSports.com’s Brett McMurphy reports Army and Navy could be possible additions to the Big East in an attempt to expand to a 12-team football league.
The Pitt Panthers will wrap up the 2011 regular season with a lot on the line. With a win Saturday versus Villanova, Pitt will win the Big East regular season championship.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — After watching No. 4 Pitt’s 57-54 win at No. 9 Villanova, I’ve come across some concrete opinions on the game and the team to date.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — No. 4 Pitt defeated No. 9 Villanova Saturday night, 57-54, to keep a stranglehold on the top spot in the Big East.
Hear what Post-Gazette sports editor Jerry Micco and his panel had to say about the biggest topics and issues of the sports week…
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — No. 4 Pitt travels to Philadelphia to play No. 9 Villanova in yet another marquee Big East game. Here’s the breakdown…
Big East presidents met Tuesday and approved a plan for the conference to expand from eight to 10 members in football.