Pittsnogle scored 19 points in only 28 minutes of action, and hit key shots at almost every juncture of WVU's 68-63 win over the Hurricanes.
Pittsnogle also had one of his best defensive games of the season. He battled Miami's Darius Rice and James Jones to a near standstill. Pittsnogle blocked a shot and snared five rebounds, and doubleteamed the bigger Hurricanes effectively in the post. Pittsnogle also hit three of four three throws down the stretch.