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BC beats Pitt, 70-59, despite career night from Harris

BC beats Pitt, 70-59, despite career night from Harris

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

February 20, 2020

Pitt women’s basketball was plagued by poor play in the second and third quarters and fell 70-59 to Boston College Thursday night.

Shooting struggles sink Pitt at Syracuse, 71-53

Shooting struggles sink Pitt at Syracuse, 71-53

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

February 17, 2020

Pitt women’s basketball traveled to Syracuse, New York, on Sunday, hoping to exact revenge on a team that had already beaten Pitt earlier in the season. The Panthers were unable to do so, ultimately falling 71-53 at the Carrier Dome, but not before achieving a program milestone.

Youth movement shows promise despite Duke loss, 73-56

Youth movement shows promise despite Duke loss, 73-56

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

Though the Panthers lost 73-56, the bigger story was that they outplayed the Blue Devils for half the game, largely thanks to a breakout performance from first-year forward Rita Igbokwe.

Yellow Jackets jump on Pitt, 77-48

Yellow Jackets jump on Pitt, 77-48

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

Foul trouble and poor shooting did Pitt women’s basketball in against Georgia Tech Thursday night, leading to a rough 29-point loss at the Petersen Events Center.

Panthers falter in second half vs. FSU, lose 66-41

Panthers falter in second half vs. FSU, lose 66-41

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

February 2, 2020

In a lopsided matchup against No. 14 Florida State in the 13th annual Pink the Pete game, Pitt women’s basketball played close for most of the game, but were unable to sustain solid play, eventually being blown out, 66-41. 

Panthers win first ACC game, beat Wake 53-48

Panthers win first ACC game, beat Wake 53-48

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 30, 2020

Pitt women's basketball snapped a 12-game overall losing streak, with its last win coming a full two months earlier on Nov. 30.

Pitt to host Florida State in 13th annual Pink the Pete game

Pitt to host Florida State in 13th annual Pink the Pete game

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

January 29, 2020

Pitt women’s basketball will receive a much-needed infusion of hope, strength and joy this Saturday when the Panthers host No. 14 FSU in the 13th annual Pink the Petersen game for breast cancer awareness.

Pitt women wilt at No. 5 Louisville, 83-49

Pitt women wilt at No. 5 Louisville, 83-49

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 26, 2020

Pitt dropped its 12th straight game in blowout fashion to No. 5 Louisville on Sunday, 83-49.

Wolfpack deal Pitt season-worst 88-44 loss

Wolfpack deal Pitt season-worst 88-44 loss

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

While the Panthers trailed by a manageable eight points at halftime, they collapsed in the second half en route to a season-worst 88-44 loss.

Poor shooting streak seals Pitt loss to Syracuse, 69-51

Poor shooting streak seals Pitt loss to Syracuse, 69-51

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 20, 2020

Pitt women’s basketball began Sunday’s matinee matchup against Syracuse like a team on track to finally snap its nine-game losing streak, but collapsed down the stretch and pushed the streak to double digits.

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