The key to downing the Panthers revolves around getting DeJuan Blair in foul trouble.
DeJuan Blair outmuscled DePaul inside for 20 points and 18 rebounds while setting No. 4 Pittsburgh's two-game record for rebounds, and the Panthers pulled away early in the second half for an 80-61 victory on Saturday night.
DeJuan Blair scored a career-high 32 points while grabbing 14 rebounds and Pittsburgh pulled away for a 92-69 victory over DePaul.
Pittsburgh 98, DePaul 79