Seton Hall vs. Pittsburgh: Full Game Preview

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Seton Hall vs. Pittsburgh: Full Game Preview
Seton Hall
(13-9, 4-6 away)
Pittsburgh
(18-5, 15-2 home)
Venue: Petersen Events Center
9:00PM ET / 6:00PM PT, February 04, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Seton Hall F Edwin 16.6 G Teague 7.7 T Maayan 3.6
Pittsburgh T Zanna 10.9 S Adams 6.3 T Woodall 5.6

Seton Hall visits Petersen Events Center on Monday to take on Pittsburgh. It takes place at 9:00 EST and you can catch it on ESPN U. The Pirates are 2-3 against the Panthers over the last four years. The last time they met (2/12/2012) they won 73-66.

Pittsburgh maintains 8th place in the Big East while Seton Hall sits at 13th place.

The Pirates were defeated by Cincinnati 65-59 on February 2nd despite 16 points and 6 rebounds from Fuquan Edwin. A crucial part of the team, he leads the way with 16.6 points per game and 2.4 steals per game. In a 65-55 victory over Syracuse on February 2nd, Tray Woodall put up 13 points and 5 rebounds for the Panthers. He leads the team in assists with 5.6 per game and steals with 1.3 per game. Pittsburgh will hope to exploit their strengths, which include: offensive rebounding percentage at 42.6 and effective field goal percentage at 53.4.

Pittsburgh StatSmack

  • The Seton Hall scoring leader (Fuquan Edwin) has more points than the Pittsburgh scoring leader (Talib Zanna).
  • The Seton Hall three-point leader (Fuquan Edwin) has more three-pointers than the Pittsburgh three-point leader (Tray Woodall).
  • The Seton Hall rebounding leader (Gene Teague) has more rebounds than the Pittsburgh rebounding leader (Steven Adams).
  • Winning is in our blood. Seton Hall has a better record in close games than Pittsburgh this season (5-3 vs 2-4).
  • At least you keep showing up. Seton Hall has an average margin of victory of 9 over Pittsburgh in 21 wins since 1982.
  • The Seton Hall steals leader (Fuquan Edwin) has more steals than the Pittsburgh steals leader (Lamar Patterson).
  • East Rutherford isn't as congested as Pittsburgh (population is significantly lower).
  • Aaron Cosby is ranked 7th in the Big East in three-pointers.
  • Seton Hall beat Pittsburgh by 7 points the last time they played (Feb 12, 2012).
SHU Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B+ Fuquan Edwin 31 17 6 2 2 0 2
B Gene Teague 28 12 8 2 0 1 3
C+ Aaron Cosby 28 12 3 3 0 0 3
C+ Brandon Mobley 21 9 6 1 0 1 2
C Brian Oliver 23 8 4 1 1 0 2
C Kyle Smyth 25 5 3 2 1 0 1
C Patrik Auda 25 8 3 1 1 0 1
C- Tom Maayan 23 2 2 4 2 0 3
D+ Haralds Karlis 16 3 2 1 0 0 1
D Kevin Johnson 7 3 2 0 0 0 0
D Freddie Wilson 5 1 0 1 0 0 1
D A. Geramipoor 8 1 2 0 0 0 0
D Connor Laverty 2 1 0 0 0 0 1
PITT Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B Tray Woodall 28 11 2 6 1 0 2
B Lamar Patterson 26 10 4 3 1 0 2
B Talib Zanna 24 11 6 1 1 1 1
B Steven Adams 23 7 6 0 1 2 1
C+ James Robinson 27 6 2 4 1 0 1
C+ J.J. Moore 19 9 4 1 1 0 1
C Dante Taylor 16 5 4 1 0 0 1
C Trey Zeigler 17 6 2 1 0 0 1
C Cameron Wright 15 5 2 1 1 0 1
C Durand Johnson 12 4 1 1 0 0 1
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