Dec. 18, 2012
THIS WEEK IN PANTHERS ATHLETICS
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
UPCOMING PITT SPORTS SCHEDULE (Complete Schedule)
Wednesday, Dec. 19
Men’s Basketball: Delaware State, 7 p.m., Petersen Events Center (TV: Pitt Panthers Television; Radio: Panther Sports Radio Network/93.7 The Fan)
Thursday, Dec. 20
Women’s Basketball: Mount St. Mary’s, 7 p.m., Petersen Events Center (Radio: WJAS 1320 AM)
Wrestling: Cleveland State, 7 p.m., Fitzgerald Field House
Friday, Dec. 21
Wrestling: at Clarion, 7 p.m., Clarion, Pa
Sunday, Dec. 23
Men’s Basketball: Kennesaw State, 5 p.m., Petersen Events Center (TV: Pitt Panthers Television; Radio: Panther Sports Radio Network/93.7 The Fan)
PITT ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Men’s Basketball: Steven Adams. Freshman Steven Adams notched his first collegiate double-double with a career-high 16 points and 10 rebounds in Pitt’s 89-40 victory against Bethune-Cookman on Saturday evening. Adam was 6-9 from the field and helped Pitt record its largest margin of victory in Petersen Events Center history. (Read more).
OTHER TOP PITT WEEKLY PERFORMANCES
Men’s Basketball: J.J. Moore. Moore led the Panthers with 18 points against Bethune-Cookman and matched his career-high with eight field goals made. This was his fourth game this season reaching double-figures. (Read more).
Men’s Basketball: Tray Woodall: Woodall registered a season-high 10 assists. It marked his eighth career double figure assist game. He remains in fourth place on Pitt’s all-time career 10-plus assist games and trails Darelle Porter (13 from 1987-91), Brandin Knight (11 from 1999-2003) and Levance Fields (9 from 2005-09) on the list. (Read more).
PITT PLAY OF THE WEEK
Men’s Basketball: Freshman Durand Johnson fought off a double team and whipped a pass to J.J. Moore who dunked the ball over a Bethune-Cookman defender during a 20-5 Pitt run. (Read more).
OTHER UPCOMING ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT RELATED EVENTS
PITT PANTHERS TELEVISION SCHEDULE (Comcast Channels 188 or 210)
Entire Broadcast Schedule Link
Sunday, December 23
Men’s Basketball vs. Delaware State (replay), 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Men’s Basketball vs. Howard (replay), 1-3 p.m.
Men’s Basketball vs. Delaware State (replay), 3-5 p.m.
Men’s Basketball vs. Kennesaw State (live), 5-7 p.m.
For more information, please contact the Pitt Athletic Media Relations Office at (412) 648-8240.
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