PITTSBURGH — It’s been quite a while since Pitt and UConn have played.

Technically it was last year, as the Panthers defeated the Huskies Dec. 27 at Petersen Events Center, 78-63.

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The two teams meet again at noon with a semi-final appearance in the Big East Tournament on the line. Here’s some of the chatter around the web as we head in to today’s game:

And here’s the schedule breakdown for today’s action!

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Quarterfinals: Thursday, March 10

Pitt vs. UConn — noon, ESPN
Syracuse vs.  St. John’s 2 p.m. — ESPN
Notre Dame vs. Cincinnati 7 p.m. — ESPN
Louisville vs. Marquette 9 p.m. — ESPN

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