Basketball · Pitt Basketball

The Curious Kevin Stallings Hire

Less than a week after Jamie Dixon departed for TCU, Pitt basketball has a new head coach. Athletic Director Scott Barnes has hired Vanderbilt’s Kevin Stallings to fill the position in what should be considered a dubious decision at best. The move to bring in Stallings makes little sense on any level. It has been publically… Continue reading The Curious Kevin Stallings Hire

Basketball · Pitt Basketball

Jamie Dixon’s Departure

When new Head Coach Ben Howland arrived on the University of Pittsburgh’s campus in 1999 he inherited a program in shambles. The Panthers were a hapless bunch who hadn’t made an NCAA tournament in six years and were nine years removed from their last 20-win season. Little did Howland know, he and an under the radar assistant… Continue reading Jamie Dixon’s Departure