In preparation for its 2014-15 season, the University of Pittsburgh men's basketball team will travel to the Bahamas for a four-game, seven-day foreign competition trip in early August. The Panthers will depart for Nassau, Bahamas on Friday, August 1 and return to Pittsburgh on Thursday, August 7. View release.
The Pitt Men's Basketball team hosted an open practice today, July 22. Check out some of the great coverage provided by Pitt LiveWire and @HailToPittHoops - Instagram.
Head men's basketball coach Jamie Dixon was featured in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review's series "Personality Test" giving us a little insight into the off-the-court world of Jamie Dixon. Take a look into the life of Coach Dixon in Personality Test: Jamie Dixon
The Oakland Zoo started getting ready for Pitt's Monday night matchup with Duke by arriving at the Petersen Events Center early on Sunday. This morning, head coach Jamie Dixon stopped by to thank them for the support and offer a little nourishment. Tonight's game will serve as a Gold Out and all fans in attendance will receive a "This Is Our House" gold t-shirt.
Today marks Pitt women's basketball's first-ever media day in the ACC and Pitt Live Wire will have coverage throughout the day. Before that gets started, we wanted to bring you a recap of the men's basketball media day coverage highlighting head coach Jamie Dixon and seniors Talib Zanna and Lamar Patterson.
Coverage from the annual spring Atlantic Coast Conference meetings, held this week in Amelia Island, Fla., continues with stories and blogs from both the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Tribune-Review. Pitt athletic director Steve Pederson, head football coach Paul Chryst, head men's basketball coach Jamie Dixon and head women's basketball coach Suzie McConnell-Serio are all present this week and will be visiting with media. Below are Wednesday's stories. Be sure to check back throughout the week at Pitt Live Wire for a collection of the coverage.