4-1-Zoo: Pitt Forces Game 3 With 57-53 WinChris 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.
4-1-Zoo: Pitt Beats St. John's, Advances To Second Round Of Big East TourneyChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt defeated St. John's, 73-59, Tuesday afternoon to advance to the second round of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York.
4-1-Zoo: Panther ReactionChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Pitt snapped a five-game losing streak Wednesday night with an 89-69 stomping on St. John's.
Pitt Snaps Losing Streak, Slams St. John's 89-69(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt used its final home game of the season to snap a five-game losing streak and usher out seniors Ashton Gibbs and Nasir Robinson with a win, as the Panthers defeated St. John's Wednesday night, 89-69.
Pitt Panthers Defeat Georgetown, 72-60
Pitt Snaps Losing Streak, Beats Providence(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt snapped its eight-game losing streak with an 86-74 win against Providence Wednesday night at the Petersen Events Center.
Syracuse Beats Pitt, 71-63(93-7 The FAN) — No. 1 Syracuse didn't grant Pitt access to its first Big East win of the season, beating the Panthers Monday night at the Carrier Dome, 71-63.
The Phillips File: Pitt Must Fix Turnovers, Poor Shooting Vs. DePaulThree game losing streaks are not very common when it comes to discussing Pitt basketball the past decade. Since Jamie Dixon took over the program nine years ago, it has only happened three times.
4-1-Zoo: Pitt Basketball Trying To Toughen UpChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Of everything that seems to be lacking from the Pitt Panthers, fight seems to encompass it all.
4-1-Zoo: Panther ReactionChris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — Here's what Pitt coach Jamie Dixon, forward Nasir Robinson and guard Ashton Gibbs said after the game.
Pitt Pummeled By Irish, 72-59(93-7 The FAN) — No. 22 Pitt (11-3, 0-1 Big East) led Notre Dame at halftime Tuesday night, 26-25, but couldn't hold off an offensive onslaught by this Irish in the final 20 minutes and lost, 72-59.
Curtis Aiken: Nasir Robinson's Play Above AverageCurtis Aiken joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday as the Pitt Panthers prepare to take on Oklahoma State this Saturday at Gallagher-IBA Arena.
Few Surprises In City GameAmong the things the University of Pittsburgh Panthers (6-1) did well their 80-69 win over the Duquesne Dukes (4-3) in last night’s City Game, two of them in a back-to-back sequence were agreed by all parties involved to be the dagger that would be the one that killed. The piercing of the skin was the already known and glaring disadvantage for Duquesne, a rebound, and the shove into the gut was an uncontested three.
Dukes Prepare For City Game Against No.17 Pitt Duquesne men’s basketball players know the deal when it comes to the No. 17 University of Pittsburgh Panthers, (5-1) who they play tomorrow night in the always hyped-up City Game at Consol Energy Center.
Pitt Outlasts La Salle, 73-69(93-7 The FAN) — Nasir Robinson scored 17 points and Dante Taylor added 11 as Pitt's front court put forth a solid second-half effort to beat La Salle Tuesday night, 73-69.