Pittsburgh vs. DePaul: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Pittsburgh vs. DePaul: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
(20) Pittsburgh 81
(24-7, 6-4 away)
DePaul 66
(11-20, 7-12 home)
Venue: Allstate Arena
2:00PM ET / 11:00AM PT, March 09, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Pittsburgh 46 35 81
DePaul 35 31 66
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Pittsburgh J Moore 21 T Woodall 7 T Woodall 4
DePaul B Young 22 D Kirk 2 B Young 3

On a day when they shot 71.7 percent, No. 20 Pittsburgh smoked DePaul 81-66 in Big East play. The Panthers got the win with 18 points and seven rebounds from Tray Woodall. Steven Adams had eight points and added four rebounds. Brandon Young finished with a game-high 22 points and three assists for the Blue Demons. This makes three wins in a row for the Panthers.

Pittsburgh Game Notes

  • Pittsburgh started 24-7 during the 2009 and 2005 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over DePaul extended the Pittsburgh winning streak to four games.
  • The Panthers have won every game this season (6-0) after recording 81 or more total points.
  • Pittsburgh has won 95 percent of the time this season (19-1) when opponents record 20 or fewer field goals made.
  • Pittsburgh has won 92 percent of the time this season (22-2) after holding an opponent to under 44.4 percent field goal percentage.
  • This season Pittsburgh has won 100 percent of the time (4-0) when Tray Woodall has 18 points or more, 85 percent of the time (11-2) when Steven Adams has four field goals made or more, and 89 percent of the time (8-1) when Lamar Patterson has four assists or more.
  • The Panthers set season highs for field goal percentage (71.7), three-pointers (nine), and three-point percentage (64.3).
  • The last time Pittsburgh had a three-point percentage of 64.3 percent or higher was Mar 10, 2011 against Connecticut.
  • The Panthers have recorded more assists than their opponents for the past four games.
  • The top two scorers (J.J. Moore and Tray Woodall) accounted for 48.1 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Tray Woodall and Dante Taylor) accounted for 44.4 percent of the rebounds.
  • J.J. Moore has led the team in scoring in five out of 31 games this season.
  • Tray Woodall has 10 straight double-digit point games.
  • This marks the third 20-point game of J.J. Moore's career.

DePaul Game Notes

  • This loss extended the Blue Demons losing streak to six games.
  • Brandon Young accounted for 33.3 percent of the team's points.
  • Brandon Young has led the team in scoring 14 times in 31 games this season.
  • Cleveland Melvin has led the team in rebounding 18 times in 31 games this season.
  • This marks the 21st 20-point game of Brandon Young's career.
  • Brandon Young has 13 straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the first foul out of the season for Worrel Clahar.
  • Worrel Clahar set career highs with 19 points and seven field goals made.
  • Cleveland Melvin has five straight double-digit point games.
PITT PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AJ.J. Moore192101000
ATray Woodall291874104
B+Dante Taylor17651102
B+Steven Adams21840010
BTalib Zanna24543021
B-Lamar Patterson29844003
B-Cameron Wright24703222
B-Durand Johnson11611001
CJames Robinson19204102
-Trey Zeigler7010101
DEP PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ABrandon Young382223101
B+Worrel Clahar321922203
B-C. Melvin301221012
C+Jamee Crockett211001001
CDonnavan Kirk28021210
C-Edwind McGhee9010300
C-C. McKinney12300100
D+D. Robertson Jr.12010110
-Moses Morgan9011001
-D. McDonald6010102

Follow Pitt Basketball from B/R on Facebook

Follow Pitt Basketball from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Team StreamTM

Pitt Basketball

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.