Last Build Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:04:47 America/New_York
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 08:48:00 ESTSporting #PittRetro jerseys and in front of a raucous Oakland Zoo, the Pitt men's basketball team delivered one of its best performances of the season in an 80-66 win over No. 17 Florida State Saturday at the Petersen Events Center.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:45:00 ESTSenior Sheldon Jeter scored a career-high 29 points as Pittsburgh upset No. 17 Florida State 80-66 on Saturday.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:34:00 ESTPitt (14-12, 3-10) hosts [17/18] Florida State (21-5, 9-4) Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Petersen Events Center. Game time is set for 4 p.m. with ESPN2 televising the contest.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 21:46:00 ESTAhmed Hill scored 17 points and Virginia Tech shot 50 percent from the floor in the second half to spark a come-from-behind 66-63 win over Pittsburgh on Tuesday night. Seth Allen made a 3-pointer with 1:08 remaining for the Hokies and Pitt missed three 3-point attempts on the final possession. Virginia Tech (18-7, 7-6 ACC) trailed the entire first half, but caught up with a seven-point possession in the second. Michael Young was given an intentional foul and Hill made both free throws. Justin Bibbs then hit a 3-pointer to give the Hokies their first lead.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:30:00 ESTPitt (14-11, 3-9) hosts Virginia Tech (17-7, 6-6) Tuesday, Feb. 14 at the Petersen Events Center. Game time is set for 7 p.m. with ESPN2 televising the contest.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 09:09:00 ESTLong-range marksmanship from Cameron Johnson and strong interior play from Michael Young and Sheldon Jeter spurred the Panthers to an 80-75 win over Syracuse Saturday afternoon at the Petersen Events Center.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 15:49:00 ESTCam Johnson scored 22 points, Michael Young added 21 points and nine rebounds while Jamel Artis scored 16 points to go with 10 assists as Pittsburgh held off Syracuse 80-75 on Saturday. The Panthers (14-11, 3-9 ACC) avenged an 11-point loss to the Orange last month by relying heavily on Young inside and Johnson outside against Syracuse's 2-3 zone. Pitt outrebounded the Orange 41-25 and answered every time Syracuse made a push late. Johnson connected on 6 of 9 3-pointers, including one with 2:50 remaining that gave the Panthers a 10-point lead. Syracuse (16-10, 8-5) had the ball down four with less than a minute to go but Tyler Lydon committed Syracuse's 10th and final turnover as the Orange saw their five-game winning streak come to an abrupt halt.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:38:00 ESTPitt (13-11, 2-9) returns home from a three-game road trip Saturday, Feb. 11 to face Syracuse (16-9, 8-4). Game time is set for 1 p.m. with the ACC Network televising the contest.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:05:00 ESTRedshirt sophomore guard Cameron Johnson was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-District 2 men’s basketball team as announced by CoSIDA Thursday morning.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 21:27:00 ESTMichael Young scored 19 of his 30 points in the second half, and Pittsburgh snapped an eight-game losing streak with an 83-72 win over Boston College Wednesday night.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:55:00 ESTPitt (12-11, 1-9) looks to snap an eight-game losing skid Wednesday, Feb. 8 against Boston College (9-15, 2-9) at the Conte Forum. Game time is set for 7 p.m. on RSN.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 15:34:00 ESTMichael Young scored 24 points and Jamel Artis added 17 for the Panthers (12-11, 1-9) in a 72-64 loss to No. 21 Duke Saturday.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 09:52:00 ESTitt (12-10, 1-8) looks to snap a seven-game losing skid Saturday, Feb. 4 at Cameron Indoor Stadium against [21/21] Duke (17-5, 5-4). Game time is set for 1 p.m. on CBS.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 13:22:00 ESTSenior Michael Young was named one of 10 watch list finalists for the 2017 Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year Award by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Thursday afternoon.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 21:28:00 ESTCameron Johnson matched a career high with 24 points and hit a career-best six 3-pointers, Michael Young finished with 19 points and 10 rebounds and Jamel Artis had 17 points for Pitt (12-10, 1-8), which lost its seventh straight but kept this one tight throughout by shooting nearly 56 percent.