Former Head Coach Ben Howland: "Pitt Is Right There"Former Pitt and UCLA Head Men's Basketball Coach Ben Howland joined The Cook and Poni Show on Wednesday. He thinks Pitt can get in to the NCAA Tournament if they can win the final two regular season games.
Pitt Seniors Hungry For Another NCAA Tourney AppearanceFollowing a 69-66 loss at Wake Forest on Sunday, the sense of urgency for the Panthers is at it's highest point. With just two regular season games left, Pitt dropped from No. 37 to No. 49 in the RPI.
Report: Pitt Loss To Wake Forest Greatly Jeopardizes Tournament ChancesThe Pitt men's basketball team has been on the bubble of the NCAA Tournament for a few weeks now but Sunday night's 69-66 loss at the hands of Wake Forest may have done them in.
Jamel Artis Has A "Win Or Go Home" MentalityPitt forward Jamel Artis joined Bob Pompeani before the Panthers game at Wake Forest.
Pitt Hoops Sets Official Visit With 2015 RecruitRated 128th by 247 Sports, 2015 wing recruit Davon Dillard has set an official visit with Jamie Dixon and the Pitt hoops program.
Preview: Pitt Vs. No. 2 VirginiaCoach Tony Bennett has instilled a defense-first mentality that has resonated so effectively with No. 2 Virginia that his team seems to prefer being on that end of the floor with the game on the line.
Dixon Says Sanctions Won't Slow Down Syracuse, Says Pitt Can Be A Tourney TeamDixon says he still has the utmost respect for Syracuse Jim Boeheim and the program.
Pitt Expecting A Fired Up Syracuse Team Following Ban
Pitt Walk-On Aron-Phillips Nwankwo Relishing OpportunityFresh off the biggest performance of his career as he put up seven points and two rebounds in 12 minutes while providing a much needed spark for the Panthers, Pitt forward Aron Phillips-Nwankwo talked with Joe Starkey of the Starkey and Mueller Show about what this opportunity meant to him.
Hawaii Holds Off Pitt 74-70Michael Thomas scored 12 points and hit back-to-back baskets - the second one a dunk - late in the game that pushed Hawaii into a slender final lead to beat Pitt 74-70 Friday night.
Pitt Basketball Signs 2 To National Letter Of IntentPitt men’s basketball has signed two new players to a national letter of intent.
Pitt Junior Forward Durand Johnson Suspended For Entire 2014-2015 SeasonPitt Forward Durand Johnson missed the majority of the 2013-2014 season after tearing the ACL in his right knee and now he'll miss the entire 2014-2015 season due to suspension.
Michael Young: 'I Feel Like I Can Put Up 20 Points A Game'Pitt sophomore Mike Young averaged 22.5 points per game in the exhibitions against IUP and Philadelphia and he is confident that he can continue to put up 20 points per game this season.
Pitt Hoops To Start Year In Top 25 RankingsAnother year, another preseason top 25 ranking for the Pitt Men's Basketball team as many would expect.
Pitt Hoops Predicted To Finish Near Middle Of The Pack In ACCIn a poll of ACC media members, the Pitt basketball team was selected to finish 6th out of 15 schools at the second Atlantic Coast Conference Operation Basketball preseason media day.