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Demon Deacons possess Pitt, 78-76, in overtime heartbreaker

First-year point guard Xavier Johnson (1), pictured here against Syracuse on Feb. 2, scored nearly a third of Pitt’s 76 points during Pitt’s loss against Wake Forest Tuesday night.

By Andrew Kelly, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

In a game that saw 10 ties and seven lead changes, the Demon Deacons made clutch plays at the right times to deal Pitt its sixth straight loss.

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78-76