Arizona coach Sean Miller says he is not a candidate to replace Kevin Stallings as Pitt’s basketball coach. Pitt’s top target now appears to be Rhode Island’s Dan Hurley. Other names in the mix at Pitt include St. Bonaventure’s Mark Schmidt and Buffalo’s Nate Oats.
College basketball, Jerome Robinson scored 27 points, Jordan Chatman added 17 as Boston College downed Pitt 81-58.
North Carolina State rallied past Pitt 72-68.
Pitt senior forward Ryan Luther’s season is over with a right foot injury. Luther will apply for a medical hardship in hopes of extending his collegiate career.
Quentin Snider scored 19 points to lead Louisville past Pitt 77-51.
College Basketball, Montana ended a 14-game losing streak to Power Five conference schools with an 83-78 overtime victory over Pitt. (0-2) Pitt lost its first season opener in two decades when it fell at Navy Friday. The Panthers host UC-Santa Barbara tomorrow.
Jamel Artis led the Panthers with 18 and Michael Young added 14.
Ben Lammers scored 20 points and Josh Okogie added 14 as Georgia Tech topped Pitt 61-52.
John Collins tipped in a rebound with 18.8 seconds left, as Wake Forest rallied from 19 down to beat Pitt 63-59.
College Basketball, Virginia Tech beat Pitt 66-63. Cameron Johnson had 17 points and 11 rebounds for his first career double-double for the Panthers.