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January 27, 2008
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Panthers rally to beat Louisville

The Pitt women’s basketball team overcame a 15-point first-half deficit to win its 10th consecutive game Sunday afternoon. Taneisha Harrison scored 18 points to lead five Panthers in double figures in a 76-67 victory over Louisville before 8,509 at Petersen …

January 22, 2008
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Pitt releases ’08 football non-conference schedule

Pitt has released its 2008 non-conference football schedule, which includes visits by Bowling Green, Buffalo and Iowa and trips to Navy and Notre Dame. Pitt opens with Bowling Green Aug. 30 at Heinz Field, followed by Buffalo Sept. 6. Pitt …

January 22, 2008
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Pitt hires Wise as OL coach

Pitt coach Dave Wannstedt announced Tuesday afternoon the long-anticipated hiring of Tony Wise as the Panthers’ offensive line coach. “Tony Wise brings to Pitt an outstanding record of teaching offensive line play at the highest level,” Wannstedt said. “We started …

January 19, 2008
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Zellous scores 30 in Pitt’s win over Providence

Shavonte Zellous scored a game-high 30 points to lead Pitt to a 81-61 victory over Providence this afternoon in a Big East Conference women’s basketball game at Petersen Events Center. It was the eighth consecutive victory for the Panthers (14-3, …

January 18, 2008
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Pitt WR coach Hill takes Miami job

One day after defensive coordinator Paul Rhoads took the same job at Auburn, the Pitt football program had another assistant coach leave when receivers coach Aubrey Hill accepted a position at Miami. Hill spent three seasons with the Panthers, most …

January 17, 2008
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Rhoads accepts Auburn job

After eight seasons as Pitt’s defensive coordinator, Paul Rhoads has accepted an offer to become Auburn’s defensive coordinator. Rhoads interviewed Wednesday with Auburn coach Tommy Tuberville, who has been searching for a replacement for Will Muschamp, who left to become …

January 16, 2008
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Panthers land Easton CB

Pitt has received a verbal commitment today from Easton cornerback Jared Holley, who announced his decision at a news conference. The 5-foot-10, 170-pound Holley is a two-time Class AAAA first-team all-state selection who has been selected to play in the …

January 15, 2008
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PG Jania Sims academically ineligible

Pitt sophomore point guard Jania Sims, who started 13 games for the nationally ranked women’s basketball team, is academically ineligible and will miss the remainder of the season. Sims averaged 9.6 points and 3.4 assists this season. Sims did not …

January 14, 2008
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Panthers upset No. 5 Georgetown, 69-60

Behind the timely shooting of Ronald Ramon and Keith Benjamin and a strong inside effort, No. 15 Pitt upset No. 5 Georgetown, 69-60, in a Big East Conference game before a sellout crowd at Petersen Events Center. Benjamin and Ramon …

January 14, 2008
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Panthers add three recruits

Pitt has added three recruits with verbal commitments from Altoona’s A.J. Alexander, Lakeland’s Justin Virbitsky and West Boca Raton’s Joe Trebitz. Alexander, a speedy all-purpose back who rushed for more than 1,000 yards this past season, announced his decision during …

 
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