Boxscore
Pittsburgh 81, Wofford 63
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Officials - Tom Courtney, Guy Pagano, Ron Tyburski
Attendance - 1449

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Wofford 23 40 63
Pittsburgh 42 39 81

Recap


Pittsburgh 81, Wofford 63: Tray Woodall delivered 16 points and nine assists and the host Panthers made a season-high 14 3-pointers in the opening round of the College Basketball Invitational.

J.J. Moore added 16 points and Nasir Robinson grabbed 11 rebounds for Pittsburgh (18-16), which ensured avoiding its first non-winning season since 1999-2000.

The Panthers face Princeton in Monday's quarterfinals.

Drew Crowell scored 16 points and Brad Loesing added 15 for the Terriers (19-14), who dug themselves a hole by hitting only three of their first 19 field-goal attempts.

Pittsburgh received points from six players during a 16-0 burst, capped by Ashton Gibbs' 3-pointer, that made it 22-6 just over midway through the first half.

The Panthers sank seven 3s, including a late pair by Moore, en route to a 42-23 halftime cushion.

Wofford whittled the deficit down to six, at 51-45 on Crowell's 3-pointer with 11:50 remaining, before Pitt pushed it back to double digits.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Moore, who entered averaging 6.9 points, reached double figures for the sixth time in eight games. … Loesing tallied 13 of his points in the second half. … Wofford went 7:22 between field goals during Pitt's 16-0 first-half run. … CBI quarterfinal sites will be determined after the opening round is complete.

Wofford Terriers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Drew Crowell 37:00 7-12 1-2 1-2 5 3 8 1 1 0 1 1 16
Kevin Giltner 40:00 3-11 3-10 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 9
Brad Loesing 40:00 5-15 1-4 4-4 0 4 4 9 0 0 1 0 15
Aerris Smith 9:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 2
Karl Cochran 30:00 3-9 0-5 2-2 0 6 6 3 2 1 3 1 8
Jarell Byrd 10:00 0-1 0-0 2-2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Lee Skinner 33:00 3-8 2-3 3-4 8 4 12 0 0 0 0 0 11
Matt Steelman 1:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-59 7-25 12-14 13 21 34 13 6 1 7 2 63
  37.3% 28.0% 85.7% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 7

Pittsburgh Panthers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ashton Gibbs 30:00 4-9 4-7 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 12
Nasir Robinson 23:00 3-10 0-1 0-0 4 7 11 3 2 0 1 0 6
Tray Woodall 29:00 6-7 4-5 0-1 0 4 4 9 3 0 1 0 16
Lamar Patterson 32:00 6-8 1-2 0-0 0 3 3 4 1 0 1 0 13
Dante Taylor 17:00 1-1 0-0 1-2 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 3
Talib Zanna 21:00 6-8 0-0 0-0 1 6 7 0 2 1 1 2 12
John Johnson 20:00 1-4 1-3 0-0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3
J.J. Moore 25:00 6-11 4-6 0-0 2 2 4 0 2 0 0 1 16
Cameron Wright 2:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0
Malcolm Gilbert 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 33-60 14-25 1-3 8 24 32 20 13 2 6 3 81
  55.0% 56.0% 33.3% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 6
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