Xavier Johnson

Jeff Capel
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Eric Hagman
April 01, 2020 - 12:29 pm
Jeff Capel knows the type of player he wants on his team, and the Panthers coach drove home that point on The Fan Morning Show Tuesday.
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AuDiese Toney
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Eric Hagman
March 28, 2020 - 7:48 pm
Sophomore guard/ forward Au'Diese Toney became the latest Pitt Panther to say he will return for the 2020-21 season.
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February 08, 2020 - 4:46 pm
Freshman Justin Champagnie poured in a career-high 30 points and Pittsburgh pulled away from Georgia Tech 73-64 on Saturday.
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College Basketball
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January 18, 2020 - 8:46 pm
Two years ago, the Panthers went winless in the Atlantic Coast Conference. On Saturday they completed their first-ever season sweep of North Carolina by using a dominant first half en route to a 66-52 victory.
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Pittsburgh Panthers guard Justin Champagnie (11) defends North Carolina Tar Heels guard Leaky Black (1) during the second half at the Petersen Events Center. Pittsburgh won 66-52.
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Josh Rowntree
January 18, 2020 - 3:34 pm
Pitt missed a shot, got an offensive rebound and scored. Then they forced a turnover, went down the court, missed a shot and got another offensive board. Rinse, repeat. On the opposing bench, a North Carolina team led by Roy Williams watched, as Jeff Capel’s Panthers built a 20-point halftime lead...
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December 07, 2019 - 12:13 am
Jordan Nwora scored 19 points, Malik Williams had 13 points and 11 rebounds off the bench, and No. 1 Louisville used a 17-4 second-half run to pull away from Pittsburgh for a 64-46 victory Friday night.
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December 04, 2019 - 1:15 am
The sophomore point guard shut down Rutgers’ leading scorer and helped forced 20 Scarlet Knights turnovers and then scored a season-high 20 points at the other end to lead the Panthers to a 71-60 victory in the 2019 ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
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November 25, 2019 - 9:32 pm
Xavier Johnson made a short jumper for the lead with 10.1 seconds left and then made two free throws at 4.6 seconds to help Pittsburgh top Kansas State 63-59 in the Fort Myers TipOff on Monday night.
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November 21, 2019 - 9:33 pm
Justin Champagnie scored a career-high 18 points as Pittsburgh rolled to a 66-41 victory over Arkansas Pine-Bluff on Thursday.
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November 15, 2019 - 10:33 pm
West Virginia freshman forward Oscar Tshiebwe scored 20 points and grabbed 17 rebounds and the Mountaineers smothered Pittsburgh in the second half to pull away for a 68-53 victory on Friday night.
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