Tag: Jamie Dixon


Press Conference: Pitt coach Jamie Dixon at ACC Tournament

Pitt coach Jamie Dixon and players Michael Young and Jamel Artis talk with reporters after an 88-71 loss to North Carolina in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday.

One and done: Why it’s so hard to play UVA

You know going in against second-ranked UVA that it’s going to be a dogfight. Possession by possession. You’re not going to get easy baskets in transition. You’re not going to get a lot of offensive rebounds. You can try to get into the lane, get open looks off screen action, but you have to be perfect with every pass, and make the open shots that you get.

Score one for the Big East: Pitt humbles UNC on Tobacco Road

Back in the media workroom at the Greensboro Coliseum, I’m sitting in what we probably need to call the Big East Row, surrounded by radio, TV and beat writers who cover Pitt and Syracuse.

Pitt has played its way off the NCAA bubble, right?

Twenty-four wins, 12 in the ACC. An RPI rating of 44. Pitt has nothing to worry about when it comes to Selection Sunday, does it?

#5 Pitt mauls #12 Wake Forest, 84-55, in ACC Tournament second round

Needing a win to sew up an NCAA at-large bid, #5 seed Pitt got what it needed, early, in a 85-57 blowout of #12 seed Wake Forest Thursday in the second round of the 2014 ACC Tournament.

UVa. coach Tony Bennett named ACC Coach of the Year

Fifth-year UVa. head coach Tony Bennett was named 2013-14 Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year, announced Tuesday (March 11) by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.


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