In what can best be described as an uninspired and awful performance, the Panthers lost to 13 point underdog Wagner 59-54 to fall to 11-2.
Turnovers and bad shooting were the main culprits as the Panthers shot just 39.6% from the field, 13.3% from three, and 60.9% from the line. The Panthers also had an absurd 18 turnovers.
While Ashton Gibbs led Pitt with 14 points, he was 5-16 from the field and 1-7 from three. He also had 5 turnovers. Nasir Robinson also had 5 turnovers to go with his 9 points and 9 rebounds, and Lamar Patterson had 4 turnovers to with 6 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals. Patterson also shot 1-9 from the field and 1-5 from three.
Cameron Wright had 7 points while Talib Zanna came off the bench for 6 points and 6 rebounds.
Next up for the Panthers is a road game at Notre Dame on Tuesday. The Irish are currently 8-5.