Originally posted on Pitt Blather  |  Last updated 9/27/13
Morning Madness tomorrow. Local press conference/interviews yesterday. Stop me if you’ve heard this before. Pitt plans to be more up-tempo on offense and try to score more in transition. “I definitely think we can do more in transition this year,” point guard James Robinson said. “We have a lot of great athletes on the team, a lot of guys who are interchangeable at times. But you look at Talib Zanna, he is one of, if not the, fastest player on the team. “I don’t know how many teams can say their big man is that fast, so with Talib’s ability to get out and run with our guys on the wing we should definitely be running the floor and out running the lanes.” Zanna added: “I think we are more athletic. People say we are small, but I don’t think that is going to be an issue because everybody is running up and down the court. Even when we play bigger, we can run and we have good point guards who push the ball and have good court vision.” Those sentiments were echoed by just about every player Thursday
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