NCAA Milwaukee: Pitt-Oakland by position

MarquetteHoops.com takes a look at the matchup, position-by-position.

Oakland Golden Grizzlies Position/Advantage Pittsburgh Panthers
Johnathon Jones (5-11, 160, Sr.)
12.4 ppg, 2.3 rpg, 6.4 apg, 1.9 spg

G

Advantage:

Ashton Gibbs (6-2, 190, So.)
15.8 ppg, 2.8 rpg, 1.9 apg, 40% 3pt
Larry Wright (6-2, 162, Jr.)
11.1 ppg, 2.5 rpg, 1.6 apg, 92% FT

G

Advantage:

Jermaine Dixon (6-3, 200, Sr.)
10.7 ppg, 3.9 rpg, 2.3 apg, 1.0 spg
Blake Cushingberry (6-3, 243, So.)
4.8 ppg, 1.9 rpg, 0.6 apg

G/F

Advantage:

Brad Wanamaker (6-4, 210, Jr.)
12.1 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 4.7 apg, 1.2 spg
Derrick Nelson (6-5, 236, Sr.)
12.4 ppg, 6.1 rpg, 1.0 apg

F

Advantage:

Nasir Robinson (6-5, 220, So.)
6.4 ppg, 5.6 rpg,
Keith Benson (6-11, 221, Jr.)
17.0 ppg, 10.5 rpg, 3.4 bpg

F/C

Advantage:

Gary McGhee (6-10, 250, Jr.)
7.0 ppg, 6.9 rpg, 1.8 bpg, 62% FG

Bench Play
Will Hudson (6.2 ppg)

Ledrick Eackles (5.7 ppg)

Drew Maynard (4.8 ppg)

Bench

Advantage:

Bench Play
Gilbert Brown (10.3 ppg)

Travon Woodall (4.8 ppg)

Dante Taylor (4.2 ppg)

Greg Kampe
2nd NCAA Tournament appearance

Coach

Advantage:

Jamie Dixon
7th NCAA Tournament Appearance

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