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Wolfpack deal Pitt season-worst 88-44 loss

Wolfpack deal Pitt season-worst 88-44 loss

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

While the Panthers trailed by a manageable eight points at halftime, they collapsed in the second half en route to a season-worst 88-44 loss.

Weekend sports: Pitt teams experience inverse results

Weekend sports: Pitt teams experience inverse results

By Marshall Worth, for the Pitt News

January 21, 2020

Pitt athletics had a busy weekend, as five teams took part in events. While men’s basketball’s win over UNC grabbed most of the headlines, other squads suited up for both conference and non-conference play — and experienced a mixed bag of results.

Poor shooting streak seals Pitt loss to Syracuse, 69-51

Poor shooting streak seals Pitt loss to Syracuse, 69-51

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 20, 2020

Pitt women’s basketball began Sunday’s matinee matchup against Syracuse like a team on track to finally snap its nine-game losing streak, but collapsed down the stretch and pushed the streak to double digits.

Clemson conquers Pitt women’s basketball in OT, 75-67

Clemson conquers Pitt women’s basketball in OT, 75-67

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 17, 2020

Despite leading through much of the last two quarters, the Panthers failed to close the game out and lost 75-67 in overtime, missing another opportunity to snap their lengthy losing streak.

What to watch for in Pitt sports this week

What to watch for in Pitt sports this week

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

January 14, 2020

The upcoming week in Pitt sports boasts a packed slate, including two men’s basketball games, a top-10 battle involving the red-hot wrestling team and a chance for women’s basketball to steal a long-awaited road win.

Pitt drops eighth straight at Virginia Tech, 68-56

Pitt drops eighth straight at Virginia Tech, 68-56

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 9, 2020

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

ICYMI: Basketball, wrestling performances headline winter break

ICYMI: Basketball, wrestling performances headline winter break

By Ben Mankowski and Marshall Worth

January 6, 2020

While the student body at large kicked its feet up around the holiday fireplace, Pitt’s winter athletes stayed active as ever over break, notching victories in wrestling, football and men’s basketball.

Eagles edge Panthers 79-70 in Sunday matinee

Eagles edge Panthers 79-70 in Sunday matinee

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

Pitt women’s basketball once again fell just short in a tight ACC contest, losing to Boston College 79-70 at the Petersen Events Center Sunday afternoon.

Rough shooting dooms Pitt in loss to Notre Dame, 60-52

Rough shooting dooms Pitt in loss to Notre Dame, 60-52

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

January 3, 2020

With a second close battle to start its ACC schedule, the Pitt women’s basketball team again fell by eight points, this time to rival Notre Dame, 60-52, at the Petersen Events Center Thursday night.

Harris’ big night not enough in 78-73 loss to PSU

Harris’ big night not enough in 78-73 loss to PSU

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

December 6, 2019

Pitt women's basketball lost 78-73 in a game that served as a breakthrough for first-year guard Dayshanette Harris.

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