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February 24, 2009
by john grupp


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No. 1 Pitt loses at Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – No. 1 Pitt won’t stay atop the polls for very long this time. The Panthers lost at Providence, 81-73, on Tuesday night, one day after ascending to the top of the polls. Pitt (25-3, 12-3) trailed the …

February 22, 2009
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Notes from DePaul-Pitt postgame

• Losses by No. 2 Oklahoma and No. 3 North Carolina on Saturday means Pitt (25-2, 12-2) is almost certain to be the top-ranked team when the Associated Press Top 25 poll comes out on Monday. North Carolina lost to …

February 21, 2009
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Pitt, Blair rout last-place DePaul

DeJuan Blair needed only 12 minutes to reach a double-double and finished with 20 points and 18 rebounds, as No. 4 Pitt bullied past DePaul, 80-61, tonight in a Big East Conference game. The Petersen Events Center crowd, which included …

February 21, 2009
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Notes from DePaul-Pitt

· It’s about an hour before 7 p.m. tip-off against DePaul (8-18, 0-13) and for at least the next three hours or so, Pitt will be in fourth place in the Big East, while looking at a likely ascension to No. …

February 19, 2009
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Dixon on PTI today

One day after Pitt coach Jamie Dixon attended Pirates practice in Bradenton, Fla., while on a recruiting visit, he is scheduled to appear on “Pardon the Interruption” on Thursday afternoon on ESPN. The show airs at 5:30 p.m.

February 16, 2009
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Notes from XL Center in Hartford

Notes from downtown Hartford in the moments leading to tonight’s showdown between No. 4 Pittsburgh (23-2, 10-2) and No. 1 Connecticut (24-1, 12-1). · Scalpers outside the XL Center were asking as much as $350 per ticket. There are reporters …

February 14, 2009
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Pitt shoots past Cincinnati

Sam Young scored 18 points and DeJuan Blair added 17 to lead five Pitt players in double figures in a 85-69 victory over Cincinnati on Saturday afternoon at Petersen Events Center. The No. 4 Panthers improved to 23-2 overall and …

February 10, 2009
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Pitt topples West Virginia

Sam Young scored a game-high 20 points, as No. 4 Pitt overcame DeJuan Blair’s foul trouble to beat West Virginia, 70-59, on Monday night in front of a sold-out Petersen Events Center. Blair, coming off a career-high 32 points at …

February 9, 2009
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Pitt moves to No. 4 in AP poll

Pitt moved up two spots to No. 4 in the Associated Press Top 25 released Monday. The Panthers (21-2) trail No. 1 Connecticut (22-1), Oklahoma (23-1) and North Carolina (21-2). Connecticut received 67 of a possible 72 first-place votes. Other …

February 9, 2009
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Blair gets Big East honor roll

DeJuan Blair averaged 25 points and 11 rebounds in victories over Robert Morris and DePaul, but it wasn’t enough to earn Big East Player of the Week honors for the first time in his career. Connecticut center Hasheem Thabeet won …

 
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