Pittsburgh Basketball: Analyzing Potential Postseason Opponents
The next week will be a very telling one for the 2013-14 Panthers. Since winning 16 of their first 17 contests and jumping out to a perfect start in their inaugural ACC season, they simply haven't looked like the same team.
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GAME NOTES: The fifth seed in the upcoming Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament will be on the line as the Pittsburgh Panthers and Clemson Tigers square off at Littlejohn Coliseum on Saturday.
Bob Smizik: In (partial) defense of Dixon
A Pitt season that is careening out of control -- four losses in the past six games and six in the past 10 -- could jump the track this afternoon as the Panthers play a crucial regular-season finale at Clemson.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Shakin The Southland
Big Time Game for the Tigers
OVERVIEW : It was certainly hard to see Clemson and Pitt throwing down to decide the ACC's fifth seed back on January 21st when the Panthers blew the doors off of the Tigers 76-43.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Pitt basketball: Pitt is not worthy of an NCAA tournament bid as of now
After a tough loss to TJ Warren and NC State, Pitt is officially on the bubble, and if they are not careful, their bubble might just burst.
Pittsburgh Basketball: Panthers' 5 Biggest Concerns Entering the Postseason
Perhaps, if they knew Wichita State would later accomplish an increasingly rare feat in the ever-evolving world of college basketball, the disappointment on the faces of those young men on Mar. 21, 2013 might have been assuaged.
Pitt will again rely on incoming players for minutes in 2014-15
As I wrote about recently, one of the downsides of this year's basketball team is the heavy reliance on freshmen due to all of the recent transfers and departures .
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Pitt basketball team lands a center
Tyrone Haughton, a 6-foot-9 shot-blocking center from Iowa Western Community College, committed to the Panthers and made his announcement on Twitter simply by saying, "Officially a Panther."
Panther of the Week: Lamar Patterson
Picking a Panther of the Week was a hard decision to make as several players stepped up for Pitt last week.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Warren leads NC State by Pittsburgh 74-67
Warren's eighth 30-point game of the year gave the Wolfpack's flagging NCAA tournament hopes a needed boost.
Warren's 41 lift NC State over Pittsburgh
T.J. Warren scored a career-high 41 points and N.C. State surged past Pittsburgh 74-67 on Monday night.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Pitt Basketball: Pitt looks to impress chancellor Nordenberg in final home game
The North Carolina State Wolfpack are in Pittsburgh for a matchup with a streaking Pitt basketball team on Monday at 9:00 pm.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Indianapolis Star
Michigan claims share of Big Ten title
Lamar Patterson scored 20 points, including a pair of free throws with 2 seconds left, and Talib Zanna had 17 points... Mar 1, 2014; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers guard Deandre Mathieu goes to the basket on Michigan Wolverines guard Nik Stauskas and guard Caris LeVert in the second half at Crisler Arena.
Anderson mall's 'hoodie' signs offend some patrons
Lamar Patterson scored 20 points, including a pair of free throws with 2 seconds left, and Talib Zanna had 17 points and 14 rebounds as Pittsburgh overcame making one basket in the final six minutes of Pittsburgh overcame making one basket in the final six minutes of regulation to beat Notre Dame 85-81 in overtime Saturday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Notre Dame can put 'burn' to work against Pitt
Pitt is in its first year as a member of the ACC, so much of this season has been about making new acquaintances, learning about new foes and building new rivalries.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Pitt regains shooting touch
The Panthers made 23 of 46 shots to mark the first time since they beat Maryland, 83-79, Jan. 25 that they shot at least 50 percent from the field.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
GAME NOTES: The Pittsburgh Panthers will attempt to put an end to their slide on Wednesday night when they venture to Conte Forum for an Atlantic Coast Conference showdown with the Boston College Eagles.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Pittsburgh's margin for error shrinks with third straight loss
Since shooting 51% from the field in an 83-79 win at Maryland on January 25 Pittsburgh has struggled offensively, shooting no better than 41% in any of the seven games that followed.
FSU at Pittsburgh, preview and game thread
Since FSU hired Stan Wilcox as the Athletic Director, there's been a lot of talk about modernizing the basketball program.
'Noles bracing for battle at Pitt
The Florida State men's basketball team might never have faced the Pitt Panthers before in ACC play, but that doesn't mean the Seminoles don't know what to expect tonight.