Jan. 12, 2013
Marquette at Pitt, Petersen Events Center, January 12, 2013
Marquette 74, Pitt 67 (OT)
*Pitt was defeated by Marquette in overtime on Saturday afternoon, 74-67. The Panthers are now 13-4 on the season and 1-3 in the Big East. Marquette improves to 12-3 overall and 3-0 in league action.
*Lamar Patterson hit a game-tying 3-pointer at the regulation buzzer to send the game into overtime with the score tied 57-57. Pitt was outscored 17-10 during overtime and is now 1-1 on the season in overtime games. Pitt is 4-3 in overtime games at the Petersen Events Center.
*The Panthers lost their second home game of the season and are now 174-21 all-time at the Petersen Events Center. Pitt dropped to 69-18 all-time vs. Big East opponents at the Petersen Events Center. It also marked its second consecutive home loss. In the 10-year, 195-game history of the Petersen Events Center, Pitt has lost four straight games on one occasion and two consecutive games for the fifth time.
*Pitt shot just 50 percent (13-26) from the free throw line. The last time Pitt shot below 50 percent was vs. Wofford on March 14, 2001 (33 percent).
*Tray Woodall left the game with 16:30 left in the 1st half. He did not return to the game due to a concussion.
*Lamar Patterson scored a career-high 22 points on 7-9 shooting in 36 minutes. Patterson also converted a career-high six 3-pointers. His 6-7 3-point performance and .857 3-point percentage ranked tied for the seventh best percentage in school history.
*Durand Johnson finished with a career-high 10 points on 3-10 shooting in a career-high 25 minutes. It was his first ever game reaching double figures. The 10 field goal attempts are also a career-high.
*James Robinson played a career-high 36 minutes and scored 12 points on 4-11 shooting. It was his 4th double-figure scoring game of the season.
*Steven Adams tied a career-high with four blocked shots in the game. He also scored four points and had six rebounds.
*Trey Zeigler played a season-high 23 minutes.
*Pitt was outrebounded by Marquette 38-33. It was the fifth time this year Pitt was been out-rebounded on the glass.
*This game marked the 16th meeting between the two schools, as the series is now tied 8-8, while Marquette has won the last two meetings.
*Marquette took a 33-30 advantage into halftime. The Golden Eagles shot 61.1 percent (11-18), while the Panthers managed just 37.5 percent shooting (9-24). Marquette went 5-7 from three in the first half, led by Juan Anderson who was 2-3 from three totaling 8 points in the half. Pitt shot 3-9 from three and were led by Lamar Patterson who went 2-2 from three on the way to 7 points in the half.
*The Panthers ended up shooting 39.7 percent for the contest (23-58) and went 8-20 from 3-point range. Marquette shot 47.9 percent overall (23-48) and was 5-15 from behind the arc. Pitt shot 50 percent from the free throw line (13-26), while Marquette shot 76.7 percent (23-30).
*Pitt will travel to Villanova for their next game on January 16. The game will be televised on ESPNU at 7 p.m.
Pitt to Face Navy in Fourth Annual Veterans Classic
AP Releases Top 100 College Basketball Programs
Chancellor Gallagher Names Heather Lyke Pitt Athletic Director
2017 Kevin Stallings Pitt Panthers Camp Dates Announced
Johnson to Transfer Following Graduation
Wilson To Depart Pitt Program