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Wheel city: Pitt groups team up to host 3-on-3 adaptive sports tournament

The 14 teams that played in the tournament competed for the grand prize of tickets to the first round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament in March. (Photo courtesy of Cheyenne Knight)

By David Leftwich | Senior Staff Writer

February 27, 2018

The Chair Bears claimed the title in Pitt’s inaugural 3-vs-3 Wheelchair Basketball Tournament last Saturday. The tournament featured 14 teams — a significant outcome for a school that had no program for adaptive sports just two years ago. “We’re hoping to use this as an outreach effort and ...

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