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No. 8 Cincinnati blew No. 24 Pitt out of the gym in the second half, bombing the Panthers 44-27 in the final 20 minutes en route to a 70-61 win at the Petersen Events Center on Monday afternoon. Pitt has now dropped six of their last 10 Big East games at the Pete.

“Basically the scouting report was wear them out.”

Cashmere Wright made it sound simple enough. Cincinnati made it look even better on the floor.

12/31/2012 - 15:26
Anthony Jaskulski
Sophomore center intends to play with his younger brother at Fairfield

University of Pittsburgh basketball coach Jamie Dixon announced Thursday evening that sophomore center Malcolm Gilbert (Smyrna, Del./The Academy of the New Church) has decided to transfer due to fa

12/27/2012 - 20:00
PSR Staff
Talib Zanna had 20 points and 9 rebounds, and guards Tray Woodall and James Robinson combined for 17 assists as Pitt pulled away from Delaware State for a 71-43 victory.

You have to find something out of such a poor non-conference schedule.

For the Panthers, finishing the second half on a ferocious rampage has to suffice.

12/19/2012 - 23:22
Anthony Jaskulski
Only a few short weeks ago, there was a lot of hype about Steven Adams, Pitt's seven-foot freshman center. Now, after a percieved slow start to his career, there are a lot of questions.

Nationally, Jeff Eisenberg of Yahoo Sports even listed Adams as one of the most disappointing freshmen in the c

12/16/2012 - 13:37
Tony DeFazio
Steven Adams had his first career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds, J.J. Moore scored 18 points and Pitt slaughtered Bethune-Cookman 89-40 at the Pete on Saturday night.

Officially tonight was merely another Panthers victory; but to everyone who saw it, it classified as a complete white-washing.

12/16/2012 - 02:28
Anthony Jaskulski
Prior to the 2011-12 basketball season, Pitt basketball fans buzzed with the anticipation of what Khem Birch would bring to the Panthers on the hardwood. Coming out of Notre Dame Prep, ESPN ranked the 6-9 Canadian phenom as the top power forward prospect in the nation, and No. 12 overall player in his class.

After selecting Pitt over offers from some of college basketball’s supreme powers—North Carolina, Kansas, Ohio State—Pitt fans and administration expected the five-star prospect to be the piece nee

12/09/2012 - 17:29
Nate Barnes
Tray Woodall had 14 points and 9 assists to pace four Pitt players in double-figures as the Panthers outscored North Florida 62-20 over the final 25 minutes in an 89-47 blowout at the Petersen Events Center Saturday night.

There was no question about this one.

12/08/2012 - 22:52
Anthony Jaskulski
Tray Woodall scored 24 points and freshman Steve Adams corralled 14 rebounds as Pitt cruised to a 66-45 win over Duquesne in the City Game, the Panthers' 12th consecutive win in the annual meeting.

Dan Byslma made his first appearance of the winter sports year at

12/05/2012 - 22:44
Anthony Jaskulski
Philadelphia native quit guard-heavy Panthers program last month

Penn State coach Patrick Chambers announced today the addition of 6-1 guard John Johnson to the Nittany Lion program.

12/04/2012 - 12:19
PSR Staff
Freshman guard averaged 11 points, 7 assists and 2 rebounds in two Pitt wins

University of Pittsburgh freshman guard James Robinson (Mitchellville, Md./

12/03/2012 - 14:37
PSR Staff
Domestic violence is awful. That’s something most of us can agree on, in black and white terms. Right? Wrong. Domestic violence, like so many problematic subjects, has shades of gray.
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One week left in the 2014 WPIAL regular season. One week left for teams to prove they’re ready for the playoffs.
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The Baldwin Highlanders (3-6) will look to the Altavilla brothers—Doug and Nick—against the Bethel Park Blackhawks (7-4) in Friday’s Quad A Southeastern Conference battle.
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Perennial regular season leaders rebuild, the West gets stronger, analytics take center stage and the draft is reconfigured. Here are four league-wide storylines to follow as the NHL season gets underway.
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A starter since her freshman year of high school, Brenna Wise has made a name for herself throughout her conference, the greater Pittsburgh area and across the state of Pennsylvania.
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Western PA has long-provided the NFL with some of its top-end talent and that continues to be the case. As of the end of the September, 21 former WPIAL or Pittsburgh City League players graced NFL rosters.
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There is no shortage of great athletes to come out of the Mon-Valley, but perhaps no single institution has produced more great athletes than old Donora High School (now part of Ringgold). The WPIAL Hall of Fame has recognized the following Donora greats.
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Through five games, there are a few teams and a few players who have stood out above the rest.
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