Jeff Haley of TeamRankings.com takes a look at where value lies among the long shots to win the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The Pittsburgh Panthers could make a nice wager.
Nasir Robinson scored 23 points and made all nine of his field goal attempts to lead Pittsburgh past Georgetown (No. 10 ESPN/USA Today, No. 9 AP) 72-60 on Saturday.
Mike Hume looks at five key questions for the Big East this season, including how good the Pitt Panthers are and whether the foul line will help or hurt Villanova.
Obstructed View: Dr. Brackets' last-minute tourney prediction prescriptions.
Just a few weeks ago, Pitt looked incapable of a run to the Big East Championship game. But star Sam Young and coach Jamie Dixon -- a yin-yang duo -- kept the Panthers together, writes Dana O'Neil.
Ronald Ramon and Keith Benjamin, playing new roles because of Pitt's numerous injuries, both scored 18 points and the Panthers surprised Georgetown 69-60 on Monday night.
Georgetown 67, Pittsburgh 64