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Here’s to you, Mr. Robinson

Here’s to you, Mr. Robinson

March 15, 2016


Filed under 2. Featured, Men's Basketball, Sports

Here’s to you, Mr. RobinsonJeremy Tepper | Senior Staff WriterA pint-sized, 3-year-old James Robinson plops himself in front of the television. His parents, Rayna and James Jr., sit on the sofa.With the remote in Dad’s hand, perhaps the toddler has a suggestion — maybe cartoons? Nope, the kid knows exactly...

After season abroad, Patterson striving to stick with Hawks

By Jasper Willson / Senior Staff Writer

October 27, 2015


Filed under 2. Featured, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports Features

During his one season abroad, Lamar Patterson never talked about hanging around Europe for another campaign. He was going to come home to America to play and stay for good. Last season, the former Pitt basketball player spent his rookie professional season playing for Tofaş Bursa, a top-level Turk...

Men’s Basketball: Patterson joins Turkish team

By Ryan Bertonaschi / Senior Staff Writer

August 5, 2014


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Former standout Pitt basketball player Lamar Patterson has signed a contract to play with Tofas Sports Club in Turkey.Adam Pensack, Patterson's agent, said the deal is for one year. The team’s season begins in October and ends in May."I am excited about heading to Tofas in Turkey this season," Patters...

Men’s Basketball: Lamar Patterson selected in second round of NBA Draft

Men’s Basketball: Lamar Patterson selected in second round of NBA Draft

By Jasper Wilson / Sports Editor

June 26, 2014


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Lamar Patterson’s dream of playing in the NBA is that much closer to coming true.The former Pitt men’s basketball player was selected 48th overall in the NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks.The news came late Thursday night from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., the site of the event.Patterson, the 18th...

Path to the pros

Path to the pros

By Bobby Mizia

May 13, 2014


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Lamar Patterson will attend the NBA Combine, which starts tomorrow in Chicago. (Bobby Mizia/Visual Editor)

Men’s Basketball: Lamar Patterson to attend NBA Combine

Men’s Basketball: Lamar Patterson to attend NBA Combine

By Jasper Wilson / Sports Editor

May 13, 2014


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Lamar Patterson will be among the 60 professional prospects attending the NBA Draft Combine, the league announced on Monday.The event begins Wednesday in Chicago with interviews involving team personnel, while drills and other physical activities will happen Thursday and Friday.One of two Pitt players ...

Pitt vs Syracuse 2/12/14

Pitt vs Syracuse 2/12/14

By Bobby Mizia / Visual Editor

February 18, 2014


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Syracuse point guard Tyler Ennis couldn't get to Lamar Patterson for this shot, but Ennis exacted his revenge on the Panthers with a buzzer-beating 3-pointer that secured a win for the top-ranked Orange.

Patterson penetrates the paint

Patterson penetrates the paint

By Bobby Mizia / Visual Editor

January 30, 2014


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Lamar Patterson was held to 14 points on 4-of-14 shooting in Pitt's loss Monday to Duke. Now the Panthers face the ACC's stingiest defense.

Zoo tickets

Zoo tickets

By Bobby Mizia / Visual Editor

January 28, 2014


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Students employ various tactics to snag a seat in the Zoo at Monday night's men's basketball game against Duke.

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Pitt Men’s Basketball vs. Duke-5.jpg

By Bobby Mizia | Visual Editor

January 27, 2014


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Pitt Men’s Basketball vs. Duke-2.jpg

By Bobby Mizia | Visual Editor

January 27, 2014


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Pitt Men’s Basketball vs. Duke-11.jpg

By Bobby Mizia | Visual Editor

January 27, 2014


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