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Better know a non-conference opponent: Monmouth

Pitt men’s basketball will play Monmouth tonight at 7.

By Stephen Thompson, Assistant Sports Editor

November 18, 2019

On Monday night, Pitt men’s basketball will welcome the Monmouth University Hawks for their fourth non-conference game of the season, hoping to move their winning percentage back above .500. But outside the lines, there’s a lot to know about the Hawks, whose influence stretches from inches beyond the court all the way to the White House.

Better know a non-conference opponent: Nicholls State

Nicholls State guard Dexter McClanahan dribbles the ball during Tuesday night's game against Illinois.

By Stephen Thompson, Assistant Sports Editor

November 9, 2019

Get to know Pitt’s first non-conference opponent of the season — the plucky, up-and-coming Nicholls State Colonels — before Saturday's game.

Pitt football looks ahead to difficult non-conference schedule

A Pittsburgh sports record 69,983 fans showed up at Heinz Field the last time Pitt played Penn State at home.
(TPN File Photo)

By Brandon Glass | Staff Writer

January 21, 2018

With the recent finalization of Pitt’s 2018 football schedule, it’s never too early to start planning ticket purchases and tailgates. The team is set to face a tough non-conference schedule, including two perennial national title contenders and a team that just went undefeated. While ACC oppon...

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