7:00 PM ET, February 16, 2011
Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, PA
PITTSBURGH -- Leading by two points at home with eight minutes to play against a Big East bottom-feeder, former Pittsburgh guard and current assistant Brandin Knight ripped his team during a timeout.When the Panthers took the floor, they took out their aggression on South Florida.
• Pittsburgh coach Jamie Dixon won his 212th game, one shy of tying Roy Williams and Everett Case for the most wins in a coach's first eight seasons in Division I.
• Pitt has won 25 of its past 27 home conference games. The Panthers have won 14 of their past 15 games overall and 15 of their past 16 regular season Big East games.
• The Panthers outrebounded the Bulls 40-18.
• Nasir Robinson recorded his third double-double of the season.
• South Florida has lost five straight and 16 of its past 19 games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||20-42 (.476)||25-54 (.463)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-13 (.462)||2-8 (.250)|
|FT Made-Attempted||9-12 (.750)||15-21 (.714)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||21 (0/0)||14 (0/0)|
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Big East Conference Standings
|TEAM||CONF W-L||TOTAL W-L|
|#7 Notre Dame||14-4||26-6|
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