Pitt Basketball To Play Two ESPN "Big Monday" GamesAccording to an announcement from the Atlantic Coast Conference and ESPN, the Pitt basketball program will be featured in two "Big Monday" national broadcasts.
Jamie Dixon Finds Replacement After Barry Rohrssen DepartureAfter a long search to replace Assistant Coach Barry Rohrssen who left the Pitt program to join John Calipari at Kentucky, Jamie Dixon has announced the hiring of Assistant Coach Matt Williamson, formerly of the University of Massachusetts.
Pitt Hoops Receives NCAA APR Public Recognition AwardFor the third time in four years, the Pitt men's basketball program received public recognition from the NCAA for ranking among the nation's top 10 percent of all 351 men's basketball teams based on its Academic Progress Rate.
Jamie Dixon To Serve On Leadership Panel At PentagonThe Pentagon will be hosting a panel of seven college basketball coaches to lead a discussion on leadership with approximately 400 service members, and Pitt's Jamie Dixon has been asked to be a part of it.
Pitt Hoops ACC Opponents Revealed For 2014-15 & 2015-16 SeasonsAfter getting their first taste of ACC basketball this past season, the Pitt hoops team should be even better prepared to take on next year's schedule. Today, the schedule was revealed for both the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons.
Pitt Hoops Loses Assistant Coach To John Calipari And KentuckyIt has been news in the making for weeks now as word leaked that Pitt Assistant Basketball Coach Barry Rohrssen was going to be leave the Pitt program for John Calipari's Kentucky program, and today the official word came down from the Pitt athletic department.
Pitt Basketball Signs Two To National Letters Of IntentThe Pitt basketball program has announced the signing of two to national letters of intent, one a local product, the other a junior college transfer.
Jamie Dixon: 'We Are At A Point Where We Are Never Going To Be Satisfied'Jamie Dixon says his team expects to win every game and the goal is always to win the NCAA title.
New USF Head Basketball Coach Orlando Antigua Ready To Take On Challenge It's been quiet a few weeks for the University of South Florida, but after the dust settled the university has finally found their guy to coach the men's basketball team in former Pitt and current Kentucky assistant coach Orlando Antigua.
Albany's Coach Provides Blueprint For How To Beat FloridaWill Brown’s 16th-seeded Albany men’s basketball team played No. 1 overall seed Florida surprisingly close on Thursday, and with Pitt set to battle Florida in a round-of-32 matchup on Saturday, the Great Danes’ coach joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to give the guys an idea of how the Gators can be beaten.
Former Pitt Coach Ben Howland: Pitt Will Have Their Hands FullHowland says Dixon has created his own monster by being a victim of his own sucess.
Pitt Head Coach Jamie Dixon: 'We Must Play With A Chip On Our Shoulder'Dixon says his team has no issue playing the role of the underdog.
Colin Dunlap: One Win Should Satisfy Pitt Fans Surely some will want more, some might even demand more, but if the Pitt basketball team wins a game and then bows out of the NCAA Tournament in the second round to No. 1-seeded Florida, that’s enough for me to look at this season as a success.
Pitt's James Robinson Named A Finalist For Bob Cousy Award Pitt Point Guard James Robinson has named a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award which is presented annually to college basketball's top point guard.
Pitt's Lamar Patterson Named To Naismith Trophy Midseason Watch ListPitt senior Lamar Patterson has been named to the Naismith Trophy Midseason Watch List which is presented annually to college basketball's national player of the year.