Pittsburgh Rumors & News

  • Duquesne knocks of Pitt

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Emile Blackman scored 21 points and reached a career milestone, and Duquesne knocked off the Pittsburgh Panthers 64-55 Friday at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pa. Blackman reached 1,000 points for his career and led the Dukes to a second-half comeback. Junior forward Eric..." December 02

  • Pitt builds big led, holds off Maryland comeback

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Michael Young had 25 points and senior guard Jamel Artis, from nearby Baltimore, had 15 of his 22 points in the first half as Pittsburgh withstood a late surge to beat Maryland 73-59 on Tuesday in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge as the XFINITY Center in College Park, Md. It was the..." November 29

  • Pitt cruises to 76-63 win over Morehead State

    The Sports Xchange "Michael Young scored 20 points and Jamel Artis added 17 points as Pitt led wire to wire in a 76-63 win over Morehead State on Friday at the Petersen Events Center in Pittsburgh. The Eagles (2-2) were without head coach Sean Woods, who was suspended with pay earlier in the week while the..." November 25

  • Young's double-double leads Pitt over Yale

    The Sports Xchange "Michael Young scored 24 points to lead Pittsburgh to a 75-70 win over Yale on Tuesday night at the Petersen Events Center. Young notched 15 of those points in the first half, and he added 10 rebounds for a double-double as Pittsburgh improved to 4-1 on the season. Young, a junior forward and..." November 22

  • Young scores 30 in Pitt's victory over Marquette

    The Sports Xchange "Michael Young scored a career-high 30 points as Pittsburgh rallied in the second half for a 78-75 victory over Marquette Friday afternoon in the third-place contest of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York. Young knocked down 11 of 19 shots for a Pittsburgh team that found its..." November 18

  • SMU tops Pitt to advance to 2K Classic title game

    The Sports Xchange "Semi Ojeleye scored 24 to lead SMU past Pittsburgh 76-67 Thursday night in the semifinals of the 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Mustangs (3-0) will face either Marquette or Michigan in the championship game Friday. Ojeleye had 20..." November 17

  • Pittsburgh blows by Gardner-Webb

    The Sports Xchange "Cameron Johnson and Michael Young had 18 points apiece to lead Pittsburgh past Gardner-Webb 99-80 in the 2K Classic on Monday night in Pittsburgh. James Aris also had 11 points, while Jonathan Milligan added 10 points for Pittsburgh, which shot 35 of 65 (53.8 percent) from the field. Sheldon..." November 14

  • Pitt survives Eastern Michigan in 2 OT

    The Sports Xchange "Pittsburgh won its debut under new coach Gene Stallings, going into double overtime to defeat visiting Eastern Michigan 93-90 on Friday night. Pittsburgh forward Jamel Artis, who scored a game-high 27 points, made two free throws with five seconds left in double overtime to give the Panthers..." November 11