Dec. 16, 2012
Rider at Pitt, Petersen Events Center, December 16, 2012
Rider 65, Pitt 48
*Pitt is now 10-2 all time against MAAC opponents.
*This is Pitt's first loss to a MAAC school since a set-back to Siena in 1996.
*The 48 points were fewest amount of points scored this season by Pitt. The Panthers previously tallied 50 points
*The first 10 points scored by Pitt were tallied by five different players. The Panthers shot 4-of-8 to start the game, but would go 4-of-23 (.174) the remainder of the first half.
*Head coach Agnus Berenato began her coaching career at Rider. She coached the Broncs from 1981-85. Berenato's win total at Pitt remains at 158 - tied for the most victories in Pitt women's basketball history.
*The teams combined to grab 85 total rebounds.
*Junior forward Asia Logan collected her fourth double-double of her career, all coming this season. Logan had 12 points and 13 rebounds. The 13 rebounds marked the fifth time this season that Logan corralled double-digit rebounds in a single game.
*Asia Logan had three blocks to set a season and career high in a game.
*Sophomore guard Brianna Kiesel had 17 points. It is the fourth time in the past five games, the point guard has recorded 17 or more points.
*Kiesel has registered 26 double-figure scoring games over her career (40 career games).
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