Young At Home In Music City

While Sam Young might have been "going through Hell,'' as 35 players -- including the entire first round -- were selected ahead of him during the NBA Draft Thursday night, Memphis Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace believed that getting Young early in the second round with the 36th overall pick was "sort of a gift from Heaven.''
June 26, 2009

Blair, Young Fall To Second Round

The University of Pittsburgh's Sam Young and DeJuan Blair were both selected in the NBA Draft's Second Round Thursday evening at Madison Square Garden.
June 26, 2009

Young, Blair Expected To Go In NBA 1st Round

The Pitt men's basketball team has excited its followers well into March Madness the past eight seasons, including a deep run into the Elite Eight this past spring, but the Panthers have not been relevant this late into the offseason for quite some time.
June 25, 2009

Chicago NBA Draft Combine Invitees

Next up for NBA hopefuls is the 2009 NBA Draft Combine that will be held in Chicago at the end of this month. Here is the current list of invitees.
May 14, 2009

Pitt-Oklahoma State Preview

The Pitt men's basketball team faces Oklahoma State for the third straight season and fourth time this decade when the two meet in a NCAA Tournament second-round matchup today at about 3 p.m. at UD Arena in Dayton, Ohio.
March 22, 2009

Young, Blair Key To Long Pitt Run

The Pitt men's basketball team has had it's fair share of success the past eight seasons, but there also have been several early NCAA Tournament exits to mar what the Panthers have accomplished during that stretch.
March 20, 2009

Sam Young Big East Player Of Week

Pitt senior forward Sam Young made his case to be the Big East Player of the Year with a second Conference honor as player of the week.
March 8, 2009

No. 1 Is Done Again

While the nation was keyed on the matchup between Connecticut's Hasheem Thabeet and Pitt's DeJuan Blair, senior Sam Young was super with 31 points and 10 rebounds in 37 minutes to lead the Panthers to a 70-60 Big East Conference win Saturday afternoon at the Petersen Events Center.
March 7, 2009