MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Taneisha Harrison scored 30 points and Pittsburgh finished the game with a 11-0 run to snap West Virginia's 31-game home winning streak, 60-53 on Saturday.
Chelsea Cole added 15 points for the Panthers (11-11, 3-6 Big East).
West Virginia (20-4, 6-4) has lost three of its last four games heading into a matchup Tuesday night with No. 2 Connecticut. Liz Repella scored 21 points and Madina Ali added 13 for the Mountaineers.
West Virginia (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 14 AP) came from 10 points down midway through the second half to take a 51-49 lead on two free throws by Ali with 3:19 left. After Sarah Miles hit a jumper 39 seconds later, West Virginia didn't score again.
Harrison hit a pair of 3 pointers and Ashlee Anderson made three free throws during the Panthers' decisive rally.
West Virginia shot just 31 percent (16 of 52) from the floor and was outrebounded 34-29.
Pittsburgh took advantage of several West Virginia turnovers and led by 17 points in the first half before the Mountaineers closed the half with a 9-1 run and trailed 29-20 at halftime.
Ali was limited to 15 minutes due to a stress fracture in her lower leg.
Stephanie White, Lin Dunn and Carolyn Peck know what it takes to succeed in women's basketball. Their return to the college level should boost the SEC and is good for the game overall.