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Tournament is set to tip off Wednesday, March 12 at 1:00 p.m. ET. The North Carolina Tar Heels enter the tournament as the fourth seed, which is quite an accomplishment after the rocky beginning to their conference season.
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University of Pittsburgh senior forward Lamar Patterson was named to the All-ACC Second Team by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.
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N.C. State's T.J Warren and Duke's Jabari Parker, the two leading candidates for ACC Player of the Year, were the leading vote-getters on the balloting for all-league honors.
With Selection Sunday just a week away, NCAA basketball teams who haven't yet cemented their tournament resumes are getting desperate.
Josh Newkirk made this decision tough as he went for a career-high on Monday's loss.
A controversial last second basket off a Clemson turnover foils the Tigers bid to become the 13th team in school history to win 20 games.
Lamar Patterson had a career-high 30 points, including a 3-pointer with 3 seconds left, as Pittsburgh overcome a five-point deficit in the final seconds of regulation and beat Clemson 83-78 in overtime Saturday.
The best overall game Pitt played this year might have been Jan. 21 in a 76-43 victory against Clemson that pushed its record to 5-1 is the ACC.
On the court, J.J. Moore's highlights this season include scoring 27 on Houston and handing out the game-winning assist against South Florida.
After a tough loss to TJ Warren and NC State, Pitt is officially on the bubble, and if they are not careful, their bubble might just burst.
Perhaps, if they knew Wichita State would later accomplish an increasingly rare feat in the ever-evolving world of college basketball, the disappointment on the faces of those young men on Mar. 21, 2013 might have been assuaged.
As I wrote about recently, one of the downsides of this year's basketball team is the heavy reliance on freshmen due to all of the recent transfers and departures .
Tyrone Haughton, a 6-foot-9 shot-blocking center from Iowa Western Community College, committed to the Panthers and made his announcement on Twitter simply by saying, "Officially a Panther."
Paul Zeise: Welcome to today's Pitt basketball chat - let's get started. A tough loss last night - yes the Warren kid went off but my goodness, two offensive rebounds? You should get more than that by accident most nights...... Pat: In your opinion, is another win necessary or are they in te NCAA tourney already? I think the super soft bubble bails ... (more)