After a five-game homestand, and right after its overtime victory against No. 11 Virginia, Pitt hits the (frozen and snow-covered) road up to Syracuse to take on Jim Boeheim and the Orange.
A quick glance at what to expect this afternoon…
Matchup: Pitt (12-3, 1-1 ACC) at Syracuse (9-6, 1-1), noon, today, Carrier Dome, Syracuse, N.Y.
Pitt: Coming off 88-76 victory in overtime last Wednesday against Virginia. The win was Pitt’s first against the Cavaliers since joining the ACC in 2013.
College Hoops, Jamel Artis scored 24 points as Pitt topped No. 11 Virginia 88-76 in overtime. The Panthers play at Syracuse Saturday at noon.
College Basketball, Jamel Artis and Michael Young scored 30 points each as Pitt held off Marshall 112-106.
College Hoops, Michael Young scored 25 points and Jamel Artis added 22 to lead Pitt past Maryland 73-59. The (6-1) Panthers host Duquesne Friday.
Semi Ojeleye scored 24 points to lead SMU past Pitt 76-67 in the semifinals of the K2 Classic.
Cameron Johnson scored 18 points and made all four of his 3-point attempts as Pitt rolled by Gardner-Webb 99-80.