Coming off its most impressive and exciting win of the season, a 28-point victory at No. 19 Georgetown, the Pitt men's basketball team is set to host Marquette on Saturday. Game time is set for noon at the Petersen Events Center and will be broadcast live on ESPNU and on the radio at Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan.
Those in attendance, however, will be present to celebrate a special presentation to recognize Pitt's 2,000,000 fans at the Petersen Events Center. Be sure to be in your seats at the half.
Fans are reminded that you are able to pass along your tickets to friends and family, sell them online or donate to a charity if you are unable to attend through the Panthers' digital ticketing system. The Panthers Ticket Office opens 2.5 hours prior to tipoff for each game and will call and game day ticket sales (if available) are located at the outside windows at the front of the building.
Gates to the Petersen Events Center arena will open 1.5 hours prior to tipoff and a free shuttle service begins operating three hours prior to game time.
The Campus View Club opens 90 minutes prior to tip-off during the regular season. For Big East Conference games with a tip-off of 6 p.m. or later, the Club will open two hours prior to tip-off. For Big East Conference games with a tip-off earlier than 6 p.m., the club will open 90 minutes prior.
Download the official Pitt Athletics app on your iPhone, iPad or Android for free, and follow along with the game on gametracker, check out rosters and the upcoming schedule, or browse the numerous other features. Fans can also access live audio and video with a paid, in-application upgrade.
For additional information on all men's basketball game day reminders, visit Game Day Central.
Stick around in Oakland following the men's game and see the women's basketball team host their Big East opener against Villanova at 6 p.m. The Panthers are 9-5 overall and looking for their first conference win on Saturday against the Wildcats. Villanova is 11-2 overall and 1-0 in conference play. They will host Cincinnati Wednesday night prior to traveling to Pittsburgh.
The game will be broadcast live on the Big East Network. Check your local listings. For additional information on women's basketball gameday, visit Game Day Central.