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Wise beyond her years: Freshman women’s basketball star thriving in hometown

Wenhao Wu | Senior Staff Photographer

By Logan Hitchcock / Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

In the same sphere that thousands of golden-clad students have shimmied and shrieked at dangerous decibel levels, a single player and ball graced the hardwood Tuesday morning. An unusually tranquil scene, the sound of her few dribbles and the swish of the net echoed against the Petersen Events Center’s ...

Panthers lose sixth straight ACC game at Boston College

Stasha Carey tallied a career high 26 point against Boston College.  Wenhao Wu | Senior Staff Photographer

By Logan Hitchcock / Staff Writer

January 21, 2016

Conference play has not been kind to the Pitt women’s basketball team. In a battle of winless ACC teams, Pitt (8-11, 0-6 ACC) couldn’t close the door against the Boston College Eagles (13-5, 1-4 ACC) during its game Thursday at the Conte Forum in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, falling 54-43. From...

Rotation questions need resolutions prior to opening of season for mens, women’s basketball

Alonzo-Nelson Ododa goes up for the shot.  Wenhao Wu | Staff Photographer

By Chris Puzia / Assistant Sports Editor

November 5, 2015

As leaves fall and the air chills, the attention of Pitt fans shifts from the resurgent Panther football team to the promising campaigns of the Pitt men’s and women’s basketball teams. Hitting the court Nov. 13, for their season openers, the men’s team is prepping its suitcases for a trip to Japan,...

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