Pittsburgh Panthers (basketball)
SALT LAKE CITY, UT - MARCH 21: Ron Baker #31 of the Wichita State Shockers drives to the basket to lay the ball up against James Robinson #0 of the Pittsburgh Panthers in the second half during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at EnergySolutions Arena on March 21, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
He really came on strong in the second half when the Panthers used less of the read-option ... I think he make huge steps last season. Some will say this is too high. Watch.
The Panthers were the only team that had a private workout with me, and I talked to them throughout the draft.
You don't hear as much talk about the Panthers looking for a possible backup quarterback in this year's draftMore quotes »
High School Athletes of the Week
VAZQUEZ BABYLON , BASKETBALLThe senior guard scored a driving layup with 5.3 seconds left to give the Panthers a 56-55 victory over Wheatley for the Long Island Class B title. He led all scorers with 23 points.JASON HOPSON BRIDGEHAMPTON , BASKETBALLThe senior Read more »
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Carl Hall’s goggles on a mission
Polczynski, 10, is a Pittsburgh Panthers fan and a basketball player who wears glasses. His vision affected his jumper, until he watched Wichita State’s NCAA Tournament win over Pitt in March. “We were watching the Shockers kick Pitt’s butt in the NCAA tournament 9:43 AM from Kansas.com Read more »
Rand Chappell Hired As Men's Basketball Assistant
Illinois head men's basketball coach Jay Spoonhour has announced the hiring of Rand Chappell as an assistant coach on the Panthers men's basketball staff. Chappell replaces Bob Sundvold who accepted the head coaching position at NCAA Division II Missouri-St. from Eastern Illinois University Athletics Read more »
Panthers' McLaughlin makes her presence felt
been at friendly odds with each other as of late. However, they didn't let that get in the way Friday night in the Panthers' 2-1 victory over Geneseo in the Class 2A UTHS Regional Championship at the Panther Pitch. The issue at hand has been playing time. from Quad-Cities Online Read more »
Soccer finals begin Friday
titles, with the last coming in 2009. The teams played on April 13 at Parkview with Harrison taking a 2-1 victory, the Panthers’ last loss. This final has a similar storyline to the AAAAAA final, as one team is accustomed to being here while the other is experiencing from Atlanta Journal Constitution Blogs Read more »
Indy native Evan Gordon joins Indiana men’s basketball program
team when he averaged 12.0 points, 4.2 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.1 steals. During his three seasons of college basketball, he has made 173 three pointers and shot 74.2 percent from the free throw line, averaging 95.6 free throw attempts per season. Gordon from WHAS11.com Read more »