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In the paint

In the paint

By Heather Tennant / Staff Photographer

November 30, 2014

Senior Brianna Kiesel (3) scored a game high 21 points against Loyola (Md.)

Kiesel leads Pitt to blowout victory over Loyola (Md.)

Kiesel leads Pitt to blowout victory over Loyola (Md.)

By Chris Puzia / Sports Editor

November 30, 2014

Those who are more excited for the future of Pitt women’s basketball than for its current team roster might have to reconsider, after senior guard Brianna Kiesel again led the Panthers in scoring.Pitt topped 70 points for the fourth time already this season on its way to an easy 84-46 win over Loyola (Md.) on Sunda...

Suzie McConnell-Serio

Suzie McConnell-Serio

By Heather Tennant / Staff Photographer

November 25, 2014

The Pitt women's basketball team plays Radford on Wednesday.

Monica Wignot

Monica Wignot

By Heather Tennant / Staff Photographer

November 21, 2014

Monica Wignot added nine points on Thursday night.

Barrage of 3-pointers leads Pitt past Michigan

Barrage of 3-pointers leads Pitt past Michigan

By Kevin Wheeler / Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

What a difference a week can make.Behind a strong defensive showing and senior point guard Brianna Kiesel’s offensive performance, the Pitt women’s basketball team defeated the Michigan Wolverines 85-64 in dominating fashion at the Petersen Events Center, improving its record to 2-1 on the season.P...

Stasha Carey

Stasha Carey

By Heather Tennant / Staff Photographer

November 17, 2014

Stasha Carey scored a team-high 17 points along with grabbing 16 rebounds in Pitt's win over Niagara.

Freshman Carey scores 17 as Pitt wins first game of season

Freshman Carey scores 17 as Pitt wins first game of season

By Chris Puzia / Sports Editor

November 17, 2014

After a major second-half run by Princeton on Friday, Pitt head coach Suzie McConnell-Serio used a full-court press with minutes left in the game, in an attempt to turn things around.She wasted no time using that tactic Monday night, and she had her players press from nearly the start of the game.This p...

Brianna Kiesel

Brianna Kiesel

By Jeff Ahearn / Assistant Visual Editor

November 14, 2014

Brianna Kiesel led Pitt with 14 points.

Second-half struggles down Pitt in season opener

Second-half struggles down Pitt in season opener

By Chris Puzia / Sports Editor

November 14, 2014

The Pitt women’s basketball team’s play in the first half of its season opener against Princeton Friday seemed to follow the trajectory of an entire season.The team started out slowly, and it seemed apparent this was the first competitive game the Panthers had played since early March. Two quick f...

Ready to shoot

Ready to shoot

By Jeff Ahearn / Assistant Visual Editor

November 5, 2014

Sophomore Fred Potvin squares up for a shot.

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