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Takeaways from Pitt basketball’s opening night

Takeaways from Pitt basketball’s opening night

By Alex Lehmbeck, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Pitt basketball’s first win was defined by two aspects that could come to define the team throughout the season — its defense and its bench.

Football Takeaways: Pitt needs more offense, less mistakes

Football Takeaways: Pitt needs more offense, less mistakes

By John Riskis, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

The Panthers secured bowl eligibility with a 20-10 win Saturday, but need to revamp their offense after an anemic showing against Georgia Tech.

Takeaways from Pitt basketball’s SRU scrimmage

Takeaways from Pitt basketball’s SRU scrimmage

By Kyle Saxon, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

A 51-point exhibition win against a lesser opponent might seem above analysis, but Pitt men’s basketball showed some strengths — and weaknesses — that could carry over into the regular season.

Football Takeaways: Aggression is a double-edged sword

Football Takeaways: Aggression is a double-edged sword

By Ben Mankowski, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

The same aggressive defense that made Panthers head coach Pat Narduzzi famous at Michigan State showed itself against the Orange, though Pitt kept the score close by making several avoidable mistakes.

Football Takeaways: Ford, defense shine again

Football Takeaways: Ford, defense shine again

By Jack Clay, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

Paris Ford led another quality performance from Pitt's defense, but the offense must find more consistency if the Panthers want to run the table.

Pitt football needs to regroup, refine before Duke

Pitt football needs to regroup, refine before Duke

By Elliot Borawski, Staff Writer

September 29, 2019

Pitt football suffered — if that’s even possible — a disappointing win on Saturday afternoon against Delaware. And as the ACC schedule looms, the Panthers have to clean up the mistakes in order to avoid a letdown against Duke.

Takeaways from Pitt football’s win over Ohio

Takeaways from Pitt football’s win over Ohio

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

September 8, 2019

Pitt’s win over Ohio saw some new team developments, including improved play from the tight end position and the emergence of a new presence in the backfield.

Takeaways from Pitt football’s opening loss

Takeaways from Pitt football’s opening loss

By Nick Carlisano, Staff Writer

September 2, 2019

Under the helm of new offensive coordinator Mark Whipple, the Panthers utilized a pass-heavy attack as the backfield took a backseat.

Three takeaways from Pitt vs Clemson

Three takeaways from Pitt vs Clemson

By Nick Carlisano, Staff Writer

December 2, 2018

The Panthers were held back by several factors, but there were a few bright spots to build on for the season finale and next year.

Takeaways: Pitt reverted back to its old self against Miami

Takeaways: Pitt reverted back to its old self against Miami

By Griffin Floyd, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

While Pitt’s 24-3 loss against Miami on Saturday was far from good, the implications weren’t too bad. Aside from snapping its four game win streak, the loss will likely drop them from the top 25 rankings and give them a lesser bowl game. But Pitt will still be playing in the ACC Championship on Saturday.

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