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No. 8 Wolfpack mauls Pitt, 63-34

No. 8 Wolfpack mauls Pitt, 63-34

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019

In a game which set a historically low scoring mark for the program, Pitt women’s basketball lost its second straight ACC game to No. 8 NC State, 63-34, on the road Thursday night.

Breaking down ACC competition for women’s basketball

Breaking down ACC competition for women’s basketball

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019

The Panthers will need to take care of business against the ACC's bottom-feeders and hopefully steal a game or two from the conference’s middling teams.

Panthers persevere over Fordham, 65-62

Panthers persevere over Fordham, 65-62

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

The Pitt women’s basketball team narrowly persevered against Fordham, defeating the Rams 65-62 at the Petersen Events Center Wednesday night.

YSU Penguins freeze Pitt women’s basketball, 64-55

YSU Penguins freeze Pitt women’s basketball, 64-55

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

The Pitt women’s basketball team dropped fell to 1-2 Tuesday evening, shooting just 35 percent from the field in a 64-55 loss to YSU.

Knights knock off Panthers, 61-58, in first game

Knights knock off Panthers, 61-58, in first game

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

In a back-and-forth contest that saw eight lead changes, the Pitt women’s basketball team ultimately fell 61-58 in their season opener to UCF Wednesday morning.

Danielle Garven, a constant amid change

Danielle Garven, a constant amid change

By Tessa Sayers, Assistant Editor

November 5, 2018

When news came out in April that former head coach Suzie McConnell-Serio was fired, Danielle Garven had a big decision to make. Would she stay at Pitt, or would she transfer for the third time? She decided to stay and knowing she made the right choice is ready to make an impact on the court this season.

Preview: Experienced core looks to lead women’s basketball

Preview: Experienced core looks to lead women’s basketball

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Pitt's women's basketball team is looking to once again make a new for itself under first year head coach Lance White. The team has five seniors set to come back and help the Panthers once again achieve a winning record.

Women’s basketball beats Gannon 68-46 in exhibition opener

Women’s basketball beats Gannon 68-46 in exhibition opener

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Unlike last season, when the Panthers lost 73-68 to IUP, the Pitt women’s basketball team defeated its Division II opponent Gannon, 68-46.

Diop announces transfer to Louisville

Diop announces transfer to Louisville

By Joanna Li | Senior Staff Writer

May 1, 2018

Pitt redshirt junior forward Yacine Diop announced Monday that she is transferring to Louisville for her final season of eligibility. Once she gets there, she will immediately be eligible to play. With Diop’s departure, the Pitt women’s basketball team loses last year’s leading scorer and rebou...

White About Now: New Women’s Basketball Coach Meets Pitt

White About Now: New Women’s Basketball Coach Meets Pitt

By Joanna Li | Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

When Lance White watched Jeff Capel — the next head coach of Pitt’s men’s basketball team — speak about his late father’s advice to take time and sleep on big decisions, he figured he would follow that advice if he was ever given the same opportunity. Instead, when he was offered the role as ...

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