Oct 19, 2014, 6:36 PM EDT
Johnson last played in live action on January 11, when he suffered a torn ACL in the Panthers’ loss to Virginia.
Oct 10, 2014, 12:33 PM EDT
Nix recently visited South Carolina, and he’ll visit Pittsburgh later this month.
Oct 3, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT
However, the redshirt junior is battling an ankle injury at the moment.
Sep 28, 2014, 7:05 PM EDT
The Gamecocks are looking to add even more depth to their front court in the Class of 2015.
Sep 26, 2014, 8:13 PM EDT
The injury is expected to sideline Cameron Wright for ten weeks.
Aug 27, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT
While there are still some non-conference schedules to complete, the ACC conference schedule is loaded with quality matchups.
Aug 8, 2014, 2:13 PM EDT
Recent verbal commitments Chase Jeter (Duke) and Donovan Mitchell (Louisville) among the 24 players expected to participate on August 23.
Mar 22, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT
Eight games kick off the Round of 32, including a matchup of former Big East foes.
Mar 20, 2014, 3:44 PM EDT
No. 8 seed Pittsburgh left no doubt in its NCAA tournament opener, scoring the first 13 points of the game in their resounding win over No. 9 seed Colorado.
Mar 15, 2014, 3:27 PM EDT
No. 6 Virginia advanced to its first ACC title game since 1994 on Saturday as the Cavaliers held the lead for the final 21:45 of its 51-48 win over Pitt.
Mar 14, 2014, 5:41 PM EDT
Pitt’s in the dance, but was today a sign that North Carolina won’t be for long?
Mar 11, 2014, 11:44 AM EDT
Now 15 teams deep, the ACC’s showcase event will span five days in Greensboro. Between the new arrivals, one upcoming departure and a plethora of talented players, this will be must-see television.
Feb 24, 2014, 12:31 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Providence 87, Butler 81 Providence is one of many bubble teams looking to fight their way into the NCAA tournament, and they avoided suffering a tough defeat at Butler on Sunday. All five starters scored in double figures led by Bryce Cotton, who tallied 28 points and six assists. As a…
Feb 23, 2014, 8:58 PM EDT
Since shooting 51% from the field in an 83-79 win at Maryland on January 25 Pittsburgh has struggled offensively, shooting no better than 41% in any of the seven games that followed. Game number seven in that dubious streak came on Sunday night, with the Panthers shooting 37% in a 71-66 home loss to Florida…
Feb 13, 2014, 1:15 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: No. 1 Syracuse 58, No. 25 Pittsburgh 56 Once against a Syracuse game went down to the wire, and once again the Orange made the plays needed to win in the end. Tyler Ennis’ 35-footer as time expired proved to be the difference, with he and C.J. Fair combining to scored…
Feb 12, 2014, 9:12 PM EDT
In the history of the Petersen Events Center, No. 25 Pittsburgh had never lost a game against a top five opponent. Nine games, nine wins for the Panthers. And on Wednesday night it looked as if Jamie Dixon’s Panthers would make it 10-0, with their mastery of the offensive glass being a big reason why…
Feb 6, 2014, 1:26 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: No. 5 San Diego State 67, Boise State 65 Boise State was in complete control at home, on the verge of snagging the kind of win that could launch them back into the bubble conversation, when Xavier Thames and SDSU took control. He scored 15 of his 23 points in the…
Feb 2, 2014, 6:14 PM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Virginia 48, No. 18 Pittsburgh 45 It wasn’t pretty, and the game lacked the offensive fireworks seen last night at the Carrier Dome, but the Cavaliers and Panthers staged a tough battle in Pittsburgh. The difference was a Malcolm Brogdon three-pointer with less than a second remaining, moving Virginia to 8-1…
Jan 19, 2014, 1:23 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: No. 15 Kansas 80, No. 9 Oklahoma State 78 At the conclusion of last season’s meeting at Allen Fieldhouse Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart pulled off a celebratory backflip. While both teams stated that last year’s finish would have no effect on Saturday’s meeting, it was clear that these two teams…
Jan 18, 2014, 7:29 PM EDT
While there were no questions regarding the validity of No. 2 Syracuse as a contender in the ACC, with the Orange picked in the preseason poll to finish second behind No. 23 Duke, the same can’t be said of No. 22 Pittsburgh. While Jamie Dixon’s Panthers entered the game undefeated in ACC play and 16-1…
Jan 18, 2014, 6:36 PM EDT
Familiar rivals No. 22 Pittsburgh and No. 2 Syracuse met on Saturday afternoon, but under a new banner with first place in the ACC on the line. And given the Panthers’ success against Syracuse under Jamie Dixon, they had a good understanding of what it took to execute properly against Jim Boeheim’s 2-3 zone defense.…
Jan 12, 2014, 4:35 PM EDT
The Pittsburgh Panthers have adjusted well to their new surroundings, winning their first three conference games as a member of the ACC. But their most recent win, an 80-65 victory over Wake Forest on Saturday afternoon, came at a cost as sophomore forward Durand Johnson suffered an injury to his right knee with just over…
Dec 27, 2013, 9:00 AM EDT
College basketball is now almost two months old. League play will be kicking off in the next week. Let’s get you caught up on all you need to know with some of the country’s best conferences. To read through the rest of our Conference Catchups, click here. Midseason Player of the Year: Jabari Parker, Duke At…
Dec 17, 2013, 9:59 PM EDT
NEW YORK — Dear Pitt: This is why you put together a real non-conference schedule. This is why you make sure that, more than a month and 11 games into the season, the best team on your schedule is someone better than Cincinnati. Don’t get me wrong, the Bearcats aren’t a bad basketball team. They’re…
Dec 7, 2013, 2:36 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Baylor 67, Kentucky 62 It didn’t have the atmosphere of a game that was one of the season’s biggest to date since it was played at Cowboys Stadium in Dallas, but Baylor announced themselves to the country as a top team. They did it with Kenny Chery, a Junior College transfer in…
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