Brogdon's Triple Leads UVa Past Pitt


Posted Feb 2, 2014


Malcolm Brogdon's triple with 0.4 seconds left on the clock moved Virginia to 8-1 in the ACC after beating No. 18 Pittsburgh on Sunday.

Pittsburgh (AP) — Malcolm Brogdon made a last-second 3-pointer to give Virginia a 48-45 victory against No. 18 Pitt on Sunday.

Brogdon finished 16 points for Virginia (17-5, 8-1), which maintained sole possession of second place in the ACC. The Cavaliers have won five consecutive games since losing at Duke on Jan. 13.

Pitt (18-4, 6-3) lost consecutive games for the first time this season and fell into a third-place tie with Duke in the conference standings. The Panthers have lost three of their past five after opening with a 16 wins in their first 17 games.

Pitt freshman Jamel Artis led the Panthers with 11 points, but he missed a wide open layup with 10 seconds remaining after an offensive rebound.

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