Daily Archive for January 19th, 2013

: January 19th, 2013

Notes/Quotes from Pitt: “You can’t spot a good Pittsburgh team 13 points.”

I hate using this expression, but Saturday was indeed a tale of two halves. “You can’t spot a good Pittsburgh team 13 points,” said UConn coach Kevin Ollie. “In the second half, guys came out and

Pitt 69, UConn 61

Pittsburgh forward Dante Taylor hit a short jumper in the final minute to extend Pitt’s lead to six and, in turn, help the Panthers stave off UConn’s rally. Behind balanced offense and physical

Halftime: Pitt 35, UConn 22

A Lamar Patterson 3-pointer and a Dante Taylor put-back helped Pitt close out the first half on a 5-0 run to open up a 35-22 lead Saturday. UConn’s Shabazz Napier, clearly not 100 percent (shoulder),

Gameday: UConn at Pitt

Shabazz Napier participated in warmups and appears ready to play this afternoon at Pitt. Napier (left shoulder contusion) seems to be shooting fine. We’ll see how the injury effects him when he