Pittsburgh 89, North Florida 47: Senior guard Tray Woodall scored 14 points and dished out a game-high nine assists as the Panthers overcame a slow start to blow out the visiting Ospreys.
Forward Dante Taylor came off the bench to score a game-high 16 points to go along with three steals and forward Talib Zanna added 15 points as Pittsburgh (9-1) won its fifth straight game.
North Florida (3-6), in the midst of a six-game road trip, was competitive early and tied the game at 27 with 5:43 left in the first half on a layup from Travis Wallace.
But Woodall hit a jumper to start a 14-3 run to close the half and give Pittsburgh a 41-30 edge. The Panthers then opened the second half with a 21-8 run capped by another Woodall jumper to make it 61-38 with 13:48 remaining and Pittsburgh cruised thereafter.
Wallace and forward David Jeune each scored 10 points to lead the Ospreys.
GAME NOTEBOOK: Pittsburgh finished with 13 steals and forced 17 turnovers. ... The Panthers improved to 98-3 all-time in non-conference games played at the Petersen Events Center. ... Pittsburgh F Lamar Patterson finished with 13 points and has scored in double figures in six straight games.