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Pitt loses out on Isaiah Whitehead to Seton Hall

Pitt's basketball program lost out on another highly-touted recruit for next season - this time it was five-star shooting guard Isaiah Whitehead spurning the Panthers. Whitehead chose Seton Hall over Pitt and others on Thursday. The loss is just the latest one for head coach Jamie Dixon as he tries to land his first player for the 2014 class. Whitehead was a bit of a long shot...
Via SCACC Hoops
September 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Interjecting Basketball

If you don’t want any basketball notes at this point, then stop and skip to the football posts. News must be noted. With the demise of the old Big East, the new Big East cutting a deal with Fox and the American not having much in the way of marquee basketball names after UConn and Cinci; well the ACC is now taking over the spot on Big Mondays on ESPN. ESPN has released the Big...
Via Pitt Blather
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Throwback Team Thursday: 2009 Pitt Basketball

The 2008-2009 Pitt basketball team was regarded as one of the most physical in the country. The squad had high expectations after winning the Big East title in 2007-2008 and returning most of their key players. Pitt was led by their “Big 3”: DeJuan Blair (Spurs), scoring machine Sam Young (Grizzlies), and scrappy, slightly overweight point guard Levance Fields (nowhere to be...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Dixon Taking Big Chance on Kane

Remember DeAndre Kane? A one-time teammate of DeJuan Blair and D.J. Kennedy at Schenley? Jamie Dixon always liked Kane. He recruited him despite his academic struggles. Originally Kane was supposed to be part of (someone’s) 2009 class. But he needed prep school so it became 2010 when he actually was a freshman at Marshall. He’s a graduate transfer. He has one more year of eligibility...
Via Pitt Blather
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

DeJuan Blair posts big line with 28 points and 12 rebounds

DeJuan Blair is taking advantage of extra minutes.  DeJuan Blair had a career night in San Antonio's 114-99 win at Denver. The former Pitt Panther scored a career-high 28 points (12-21 FG and 4-4 FT) with 12 rebounds, three assists, two steals and a block in 35 minutes. Blair hasn't been this good since December. He's benefited by the absences of Tiago Splitter...
Via Hoop Fantasies Fantasy Basketball Blog
February 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Exhibition Basketball Looms

Can you believe that there is no Pitt football this Saturday, but basketball instead? It’s true. The first of a couple exhibition games tip-off this Saturday at 4pm. The fighting LaRoche Redhawks will make the arduous 12.5 mile trip to the Pete. The defending Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) champs will look to show everyone that just because they are D-III, they...
Via Pitt Blather
October 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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