The Pitt News

Pitt drops eighth straight at Virginia Tech, 68-56

First-year guard Dayshanette Harris moves past a Miami defender.

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

Pitt women’s basketball continued its grueling ACC schedule — and losing streak — Thursday night at Virginia Tech, falling to the Hokies 68-56.

No. 6 Pitt volleyball suffers second-round upset to Cincinnati

Pitt volleyball's seniors missed their last opportunity to make it to the NCAA volleyball championship with Saturday's loss to Cincinnati.

By Alex Lehmbeck, Staff Writer

December 8, 2019

Pitt’s historic season came to a shocking and heartbreaking end on Saturday, losing to the Cincinnati Bearcats in five sets at the Petersen Events Center.

No. 3 Hoyas end Pitt’s Tournament run, 5-0

Pitt's leading scorer on the season, Edward Kizza (9), was unable to record even a shot against Georgetown.

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 24, 2019

Pitt's second-round NCAA Tournament game against Georgetown was essentially decided after a trio of Hoya goals in the first 20 minutes.

Hurricanes spoil Homecoming, beat Pitt 16-12

Taysir Mack comforts Aaron Mathews on the sidelines following Pitt's 16-12 Homecoming loss.

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

October 26, 2019

Pitt failed to find the end zone and allowed Miami to score a late go-ahead touchdown to fall 16-12 on Homecoming.

Duke ends Pitt Women’s Basketball season, 86-64

Senior forward Danielle Garven (01) led Pitt’s offense with 16 points during the team’s 86-64 loss to Duke in the first round of the ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament.

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Wrtier

March 7, 2019

Pitt women’s basketball season ended Wednesday night in an 86-64 loss to Duke. The Panthers finished 11-20 in Lance White’s first season as head coach.

Pitt continues losing streak in 62-48 loss to Clemson

First-year guard Trey McGowens (2), pictured here against Clemson, led Pitt with 16 points against Notre Dame.

By Alex Lehmbeck, Staff Wrtier

February 28, 2019

Pitt Men’s Basketball team shot 23.8 percent from the field in the first half, where they managed to only score 16 points. The lack of offense led to a 62-48 loss to Clemson, Pitt’s 11 straight loss.

Boston College deals Pitt 18th straight ACC road loss, 66-57

Graduate guard Sidy N’Dir led the team in assists in the Feb. 9 game against NC State., and contributed nine points against Boston College Tuesday night.

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

February 13, 2019

Pitt produced its worst shooting game of the season, making 29 percent of its shots en route to a 21st consecutive road loss.

No. 8 Wolfpack mauls Pitt, 63-34

Senior forward Kauai Bradley (5) led the team with eight points during Pitt’s 34-63 loss to NC State Thursday evening.

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.

Panthers come up short to Stanford in Sun Bowl, 14-13

Sophomore quarterback Kenny Pickett, pictured here against Virginia Tech , led all players with 136 passing yards in Pitt's Sun Bowl loss to Stanford.

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

December 31, 2018

Despite out-gaining its opponent in nearly every facet of the game, the Pitt football team fell to Stanford, 14-13, in the Hyundai Sun Bowl Monday afternoon, thus failing to crack .500 for the second straight season.

Pitt drops close contest to Niagara, 71-70

First-year guard Trey McGowens, pictured here against Niagara, led Pitt with 17 points in its ACC-opening loss to  UNC.

By Andrew Kelly, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018

After being held scoreless for the first three minutes of their game on Monday, the Panthers lost their first game of the season at home on Monday night. Pitt tried to rally in the final second of the game, but it wasn't enough and Niagara won 71-70.

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper