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Men’s basketball pounces on Pitt-Johnstown, 78-59, in opening exhibition

First-year guard Xavier Johnson makes a dunk during Pitt’s exhibition game against Pitt Johnstown Thursday evening.

By Trent Leonard and Andrew Kelly

November 2, 2018

The Pitt men’s basketball team kicked off its season in dominant fashion Thursday night, beating the branch-campus Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cats 78-59 in an exhibition opener at the Petersen Events Center.

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