There is a Basketball Game Today

There is a Basketball Game Today

Yes that is correct.  While we’ve been busy debating the merits and demerits of Pitt’s football team, the basketball season has quietly snuck up on us.

Tonight Florida State visits us at the Pete.  Tipoff is at 8.  You can watch it on ESPNU.

ESPN’s algorithm gives us a better than 52% chance to win, even though their pundits have FSU finishing 7th in the conference and Pitt finishing somewhere around 11th.

Pittsburgh Sports Now has been kind enough to collect a collection (yes I just did that) of Pitt preseason rankings.

Still, head coach Jeff Capel is building something. Continue reading “There is a Basketball Game Today”

Bits and Pieces, and another Big Recruiting Weekend

Been on vacation this week on beautiful Seabrook Island, South Carolina, and so you’d think I’d have written more. But with a two year old and a four month old on hand, well if you have kids you understand.

Fortunately everyone is napping at the moment so I’ve snuck away to sit by the ocean and catch up on the really important things…

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