Washington State Cougars

Talib Zanna #42 of the Pittsburgh Panthers goes up for a shot over Krys Faber #33 of the DePaul Blue Demons at Allstate Arena on January 5, 2012 in Rosemont, Illinois. DePaul efeated Pittsburgh 84-81. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

4-1-Zoo: Pitt Forces Game 3 With 57-53 Win

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt held off a charge from the Cougars and won, 57-53, forcing a decisive Game 3 Friday night at 7 p.m.

93-7 The Fan–03/28/2012

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Pitt Loses Game 1 Of CBI Finals, 67-66

(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt had two chances to beat Washington State Monday night with just seconds remaining in Game 1 of the College Basketball Invitational Finals.

93-7 The Fan–03/27/2012

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The Pitt Panthers Fan Guide To Pullman, Wash.

It’s hard for me to imagine that given the sparse attendance of Pitts first two CBI games at the Petersen Events Center that there are going to be many fans headed out to the Pride of the Palouse, Pullman, Wash., to root on the Panthers in the tournament finals against the Cougars of Washington State University.

93-7 The Fan–03/22/2012

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4-1-Zoo: Pitt-Washington State Set For CBI Finals

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — In beating Butler, 68-62, Wednesday night, Pitt (20-16) advanced to a best-of-three final against Washington State in the College Basketball Invitational.

93-7 The Fan–03/22/2012