No. 9-Seeded Pittsburgh Crushed by No. 1-Seeded Florida 61-45 in NCAA Tournament

No. 9-seeded Pittsburgh was smoked by No. 1-seeded Florida 61-45 in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, March 22. The game got away from Pittsburgh in the second half after they trailed by just five points heading into the locker room.


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Pittsburgh vs Florida: Recap Notes

    Scottie Wilbekin set a career high with nine field goals made. Lamar Patterson has led the team in rebounding in three out of 36 games this season.
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No. 9-Seeded Pittsburgh (26-9) Goes Up against No.1-Seeded Florida (33-2) in Third Round

No. 9-seeded Pittsburgh takes on No. 1-seeded Florida in the third round of the NCAA Tournament at Amway Center - Orlando, FL on Saturday. It takes place at 12:15 p.m. ET. The Panthers have not played the Gators since the 1991-92 season, when they fell 77-74.

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No. 9-Seeded Pittsburgh Clobbers No. 8-Seeded Colorado 77-48, Moves On to Third Round

On Thursday, March 20, Pittsburgh turned the ball over only three times and easily got by the Buffaloes 77-48 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The game was never in question, with Pittsburgh taking an insurmountable 46-18 lead into the locker room at halftime.

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Pittsburgh vs Colorado: Recap Notes

    The Panthers have won every game this season (17-0) after recording 77 or more total points. Pittsburgh set a season low for turnovers (3).
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No. 9-Seeded Pittsburgh (25-9) and No. 8-Seeded Colorado (23-11) Face Off in Second Round

No. 9-seeded Pittsburgh takes on No. 8-seeded Colorado in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Amway Center - Orlando, FL on Thursday. The game tips off at 1:40 p.m. ET and you can see it on TBS.

The Panthers were defeated by Virginia 51-48 on March 15 despite 15 points and nine rebounds from Talib Zanna. On top of his scoring average of 12. Read more...

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Virginia Leads Four ACC Teams at #3 in Latest AP Poll: Mar 17th, 2014

Four ACC teams show up in this week's AP Top 25 poll. They are Virginia at #3, Duke (#8), Syracuse (#14), and North Carolina (#19).

Virginia moves up three spots in the poll following a week that began with a win on the road over Florida State, 64-51. After that came another win on the road against Pittsburgh, 51-48. Read more...

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Pittsburgh Loses Close One to No. 6 Virginia 51-48

On Saturday, March. 15, Pittsburgh took on No. 6 Virginia and suffered a heartbreaking loss against the Cavaliers 51-48 in conference play. The Panthers now have a record of 1-3 versus AP-Ranked teams this season. Talib Zanna put up 15 points and nine rebounds in a losing effort. Lamar Patterson Read more...

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Pittsburgh vs Virginia: Recap Notes

    The top two scorers (Joe Harris and Anthony Gill) accounted for 43.1 percent of the points. Pittsburgh started 25-9 during the 2009 and 2007 seasons (since 1996).
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Updated: Pittsburgh (25-8) Battles No. 6 Virginia (26-6)

On Saturday, Pittsburgh takes on No. 6 Virginia. It starts at 1 p.m. ET and you can catch it on ESPN or ACC Network. The Panthers lost to the Cavaliers 48-45 on Feb. 2.

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Pittsburgh Knocks Off No. 15 North Carolina 80-75

Pittsburgh squared off with No. 15 North Carolina on Friday, Mar. 14 and got a victory on the road against the Tar Heels 80-75 in conference action. The Panthers go to 1-3 versus AP-Ranked teams this season with the win. Talib Zanna picked up a double-double for the Panthers including a team-high 19 points and 21 rebounds. Read more...

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Pittsburgh vs North Carolina: Recap Notes

    James Michael McAdoo has four straight double-digit point games. Talib Zanna recorded a team season high in rebounds with 21.
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Updated: Pittsburgh (24-8) and No. 15 North Carolina (23-8) Face Off

Pittsburgh takes on No. 15 North Carolina on Friday. It gets started at 2 p.m. ET and it can be seen on ESPN 2 or ACC Network. The Panthers lost to the Tar Heels 75-71 on Feb. 15.

The 24 points and five rebounds by Lamar Patterson helped the Panthers to an 84-55 cakewalk over Wake Forest on Mar. 13. He leads the team with 17.8 points per game and 4. Read more...

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Pittsburgh Destroys Wake Forest 84-55

Pittsburgh easily knocked off Wake Forest 84-55 in conference play on Thursday, Mar. 13. The Panthers were led by Talib Zanna, who put up 17 points and nine rebounds (3 Ast 3 Stl). Lamar Patterson had a game-high 24 points and added five rebounds. Coron Williams got a team-high 16 points on 62.5 percent shooting for the Demon Deacons.

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Wake Forest vs Pittsburgh: Recap Notes

    The top two rebounders (Talib Zanna and Derrick Randall) accounted for 42.1 percent of the rebounds. The Panthers have won every game this season (8-0) after recording 84 or more total points.
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ACC Standings

OverallConf
1 Virginia 30-7 16-2
2 Syracuse 28-6 14-4
3 Duke 26-9 13-5
3 North Carolina 24-10 13-5
 5Pittsburgh 26-10 11-7
6 Clemson 23-13 10-8
7 Florida State 22-14 9-9
7 NC State 22-14 9-9
7 Maryland 17-15 9-9
10 Miami (FL) 17-16 7-11
11 Wake Forest 17-16 6-12
11 Georgia Tech 16-17 6-12
11 Notre Dame 15-17 6-12
14 Boston College 8-24 4-14
15 Virginia Tech 9-22 2-16
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#1 Jamel Artis Fr F 6-7 230
#5 Durand Johnson So F 6-6 205
#12 Chris Jones Fr G/F 6-6 213
#22 Joshua Ko Fr G 6-1 150
#24 Mike Lecak So G 6-2 175
#13 Josh Newkirk Fr G 6-1 185
#15 Aron Nwankwo Jr F 6-8 215
#21 Lamar Patterson Sr G/F 6-5 225
#11 Derrick Randall Jr F 6-9 240
#0 James Robinson So G 6-3 200
#50 Joseph Uchebo So C 6-10 260
#3 Cameron Wright Jr G 6-4 205
#2 Michael Young Fr F 6-8 245
#42 Talib Zanna Jr F 6-9 230