Pittsburgh Panthers Womens Basketball venues
Pittsburgh Panthers Womens Basketball tickets
Team: Pittsburgh Panthers Women's Basketball
League: NCAA Division I Atlantic Coast Conference
Home Games: Petersen Events Center
Head Coach: Lance White
Notable Alumni: Lorri Johnson, Shavonte Zellous, Jennifer Bruce
Rivals: Penn State Lady Lions, West Virginia Mountaineers
Pittsburgh Panthers Women's Basketball TicketsThe Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team has been a regular game-winning team since the 1970s. During that decade, the team appeared regularly in the EAIAW regional women's basketball tournaments. In the '80s, '90s and early to mid-2000s, the Panthers also made numerous appearances in the Women's National Invitation Tournament. Finally, in 2007, the team appeared for the first time in an NCAA tournament, and in 2013, the Panthers became members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. Many fine players came out of the Pitt Panther's basketball club, including Shavonte Zellous, who became the 13th player in Big East history to score 2,000 points. Zellous would eventually head to the WNBA, where she would win many accolades, such as the Most Improved Player in 2013. The Panthers also produced Lorri Johnson. Johnson is the team's all-time highest scorer. In 2019, she was inducted into the Pitt Hall of Fame. If you want to catch the action live, then grab your tickets at StubHub.
What conference does the Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team play in?The Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team plays in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Who are the Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team's biggest rivals?Pittsburgh Panthers has many notable rivals. One of the Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team's biggest rivals is the Penn State Lady Lions women's basketball team. The schools are close (a little over 2 hours) and had a heated rivalry that began in the 1970s but cooled down after the teams stopped meeting in the mid-2000s. However, the rivalry was reignited in 2016. Also a rival of the Panthers is the West Virginia Mountaineers women's basketball team. Their rivalry dates back to the 1970s. When the two teams play, the name of the game is the Backyard Brawl.
Who is the coach of the Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team?Lance White is currently the head coach of the Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team. He was appointed to this position in 2018 and is the ninth coach in the team's history. In his short history in this role, White has led the team to some notable accomplishments, including a huge 90-38 victory over New Orleans, which was that team's biggest in over 10 years. Also, White had four players in the 2018-2019 season who averaged over 9.5 points per game. Before taking the job at Pitt, White was with the Florida State Seminoles and helped them achieve 12 20+-win seasons. Additionally, in 2016-2017, White was named the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) National Assistant Coach of the Year.
What was the Pittsburgh Panthers women's basketball team record last season?During the 2018-2019 season, Pittsburgh Panthers had an overall record of 11-20 and a conference record of 2-14. While playing at home, the team won 6 and lost 10, and during away games, their record was 3-8.
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