Gary McGhee had huge shoes to fill after DeJuan Blair declared for the NBA. Since Blair left, the Panthers have gone a combined 51-13 since then.
Even during an off day for leading-scorer Ashton Gibbs, the second straight, incidently, the Pitt men's basketball team wasn't about to become the latest Big East school to be knocked off in the first round at the NCAA Tournament.
Still without its star forward, Notre Dame looks to end a frustrating three-game losing skid tonight as the Irish play host to the 12th-ranked Pittsburgh Panthers at the Purcell Pavilion.
February 24, 2010
The Sports Xchange takes a look at Villanova heading into its game Sunday at Pitt.
February 20, 2010
Pitt has treated several opposing Big East venues like a home away from home, but the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisc. hasn't been among them.
February 18, 2010
The Sports Xchange takes a look at the Pitt men's basketball team going into its game with West Virginia Friday night at 9 at the Petersen Events Center.
February 11, 2010
The Pitt men's basketball team could get a boost for its game against No. 6 West Virginia Wednesday night at 7 at the Coliseum in Morgantown, W.Va., as senior guard Jermaine Dixon is expected to return after a one-game absence.
February 2, 2010
The Sports Xchange takes a look at South Florida going into its home game with Pitt Sunday at 1 p.m.
January 30, 2010