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  1. Stallings Welcomes Back Former Pitt Players SaturdayFirst-year head...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Pitt Panthers

    PITTSBURGH First-year head coach Kevin Stallings has quickly embraced the history of Pitt Basketball since taking over the reins of a program that has won 1,583 games and made 26 NCAA Tournament appearances in late March. In the months following the hire, Stallings has been active with the normal rigors of the coaching profession , while also working diligently to engage donors, alumni, corporate partners and former players.

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  2. Boeheim's Army boasts biggest lineup in The Basketball Tournament; why size mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Boeheim's Army counts six players who are at least 6-foot-8; if Donte Greene is included in the equation, that number swells to seven. No other team in the Super 16 of The Basketball Tournament features as many big bodies.

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  3. TBT pits former Syracuse players vs. Pittsburgh players with $2 million on lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse's Hakim Warrick bumps chests with Terrence Roberts after Warrick's big dunk in a 2004 game. Warrick and Roberts now play for Boeheim's Army, which will take on a Pittsburgh-flavored team called The Untouchables in The Basketball Tournament on Thursday in Philadelphia.

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  4. Former Pitt players reunite for a chance at glory and redemption at The Basketball TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    As the years went on and life separated former Pitt players such as Jermaine Dixon, Gilbert Brown and Gary McGhee from one another, a longing sentiment would work its way into any conversation they would have. Even though basketball was still a sizable part of their lives and, in some cases, livelihood, the experience they had playing together in college was gone, never to be replicated in quite the same way.

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  5. Former Pitt players reunite for a chance at glory and redemption at The Basketball TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    As the years went on and life separated former Pitt players such as Jermaine Dixon, Gilbert Brown and Gary McGhee from one another, a longing sentiment would work its way into any conversation they would have. Even though basketball was still a sizable part of their lives and, in some cases, livelihood, the experience they had playing together in college was gone, never to replicated in quite the same way.

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  6. Kings add Lamar Patterson off waiversRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | InsideHoops

    The Kings have claimed guard/forward Lamar Patterson off waivers, team Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Vlade Divac announced today. Patterson averaged 2.4 points , 1.4 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 11.3 minutes per game in his first NBA season with the Hawks, appearing in 35 contests.

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  7. Pitt alumni team, other local players chasing $2 million tournament prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Erie Times News

    The Pitt basketball alumni have come together to form The Untouchables, one of 64 teams in the bracket for the third edition of The Basketball Tournament, a national, five-on-five event with a winner-take-all prize of $2 million. The Basketball Tournament has exploded in scope since a Notre Dame alumni team won $500,000 two years ago in its first edition.

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  8. Lamar Patterson waived by Atlanta Hawks, per reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Peachtree Hoops

    The Atlanta Hawks suddenly have a roster crunch, and the team reportedly took the first step in alleviating it on Tuesday afternoon. Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the Hawks have parted ways with guard Lamar Patterson.

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  9. Lamar Patterson: The Next Breakout Hawk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Soaring Down South

    Lamar Patterson has shown signs of being another diamond in the rough that could be a contributor in Mike Budenholzer's system. Paul Millsap .

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  10. Kevin Stallings, the NBA draft and what it all meansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The NBA is something of a four-letter word here in Pittsburgh is it really just because there's not a team here? so I'm not sure how closely people will be following tonight's draft. If you're a Pitt fan, however, there is some relevancy to Thursday's proceedings.

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  11. Pitt to face Maryland in ACC/Big Ten ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Cardiac Hill

    Jon Rothstein is reporting that Pitt's ACC/Big Ten Challenge opponent will be Maryland, and that game will take place in College Park this upcoming season. An official announcement with a date, time, and TV listing will likely follow in the coming days.

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  12. Atlanta Hawks 2016 player review: Lamar PattersonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Peachtree Hoops

    If you told me Lamar Patterson would make the Atlanta Hawks prior to the 2015-2016 season, I would have pushed back in a big way. That personal angle has become something of a running joke throughout the season, but after stepping back a bit, Patterson earned his way on to the roster with an off-season of hard work and body-changing and he displayed real NBA skills during limited time on the floor with the NBA club.

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  13. Former Pitt Basketball Stars Form Team for 3rd Annual TBTFormer Pitt...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Pitt Panthers

    After spending years winning Big East titles and playing in the NCAA Tournament, six former Panthers have decided to get together to play once again. In an event called "The Basketball Tournament" former Pitt basketball stars Gilbert Brown , Gary McGhee , Jermaine Dixon , Brad Wanamaker , Antonio Graves and Talib Zanna will band together to help form- The Untouchables, currently a nine-player team coached by former University of San Diego football player Brandon Driver.

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  14. Pitt signee Corey Manigault to play in Capital ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Cardiac Hill

    Pitt basketball signee Corey Manigault won't be here until next season, but you can get an early glimpse of him at an upcoming high school all-star game. Manigault and others will be participating in the Capital Classic, an annual game in Washington, DC.

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  15. Brandin Knight joins Rutgers basketball coaching staffRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Washington Times

    Rutgers coach Steve Pikiell announced the hiring on Monday, giving him a New Jersey native and a top recruiter on his staff. Knight was instrumental in the recruitment and development of All-American Sam Young, along with all-league guards Levance Fields, Ashton Gibbs and Tray Woodall.

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  16. Former Pitt men's basketball assistant Knight joins Rutgers staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Rutgers coach Steve Pikiell announced the hiring Monday, giving him a New Jersey native and a top recruiter on his staff. Knight turned down an offer to remain on the Pitt staff under coach Kevin Stallings, who took the helm after former coach Jamie Dixon left for his alma mater TCU.

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  17. Q&A With Cardiac Hill To Discuss Rutgers Hiring Of Brandin KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | On the Banks

    With Rutgers hiring Pitt legend Brandin Knight as an assistant coach, I thought there was no better place to turn for more insight on him than SB Nation's Pitt Blog, Cardiac Hill . Managing Editor Anson Whaley was nice enough to answer my questions on Knight.

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  18. Report: Brandin Knight to Join Rutgers Basketball StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | On the Banks

    Rutgers men's basketball coach Steve Pikiell appears to have made another great hire in a series of great moves over the span of just over a week, as 247 sports and Jerry Carino are reporting that Brandin Knight will be hired as an assistant coach. Knight would join new associate head coach Karl Hobbs , former Stony Brook associate head coach Jay Young , as well as Dan Rickard and Bryan Dougher from Pikiell's staff from Stony Brook, whose roles are yet to be announced.

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  19. Former Highlands basketball star Mason has options post-DuquesneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Erie Times News

    A full-time position as a personal shooting coach at his father's business inside Pittsburgh Mills? Call it Plan B "" for now. It's time to spin the wheel for the former Highlands star who recently wrapped up his three-year college career at Duquesne .

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  20. Jamie Dixon out, Kevin Stallings in as PITT head coachRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Penn

    After 13 years as head coach of the Pittsburgh Panthers and 17 total seasons on the team's coaching staff, Jamie Dixon is leaving for his alma mater: Texas Christian University. Kevin Stallings, Vanderbilt University's winningest coach of all-time in 17 seasons, accepted the PITT job after Vanderbilt decided it was time to cut ties.

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