Pitt has officially hit rock bottom losing to the conference's perennial doormat, DePaul.
All five starters reached double figures, led by Talib Zanna's 16 points on 8 for 8 shooting. He also had 7 rebounds. Zanna started in place of Taylor who lost his starting job for the second time this season.
Ashton Gibbs added 13 points but had another bad shooting night going 5 for 15 from the field. He also had 4 assists an 2 steals.
Nasir Robinson also had 13 points on 4 for 11 shooting. He also had 7 rebounds and 3 turnovers.
Lamar Patterson added 10 points, 9 rebounds, and 2 steals, but also had 3 turnovers. He shot just 4 for 13 from the field.
John Johnson had his first start and also had 10 points on 3 for 9 shooting. He also had 4 rebounds, 3 assists, and 3 turnovers.
Off the bench, Dante Taylor had 9 points and 5 rebounds, while J.J. Moore added 7 points and 5 rebounds.
The Panthers are now 11-5 overall and 0-3 in the Big East. It's the only time in Jamie Dixon's career that he has lost four in a row. Next up for the Panthers, they are hosting Rutgers on Wednesday, January 11.