Mount St. Mary's, Md. 48, Pittsburgh 66Dec 19, 2009 - 10:56 PM PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Brad Wanamaker had a career-high 20 points, Ashton Gibbs added 19 and Pittsburgh won its 28th consecutive home game, 66-48 over Mount St. Mary's on Saturday.
The Panthers (9-2) have the nation's second-longest home court winning streak (behind No. 1 Kansas' 48) and have won 45 in a row at the Petersen Events Center against non-conference teams.
Pitt's Jermaine Dixon, the lone returning starter from last season's Elite Eight team, made his first start of the season after sustaining a fractured right foot. Dixon, who had appeared in the previous two games but only for a combined 26 minutes, had four points on 2-for-6 shooting and four fouls in 19 minutes.
Kelly Beidler and Jeremy Goode each had 11 points to lead Mount St. Mary's (3-7), which has lost five in a row.
- NCAA BB
MT ST MARYS 48
PITTSBURGH 66 FINAL
Dec 19 5:47 PM
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HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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MOUNT ST. MARY'S 18 18
PITTSBURGH 30 30 HALFTIME
HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
MOUNT ST. MARY'S - WILL HOLLAND 6, THREE PLAYERS WITH 4
PITTSBURGH - ASHTON GIBBS 12, BRAD WANAMAKER 8, TWO
PLAYERS WITH 4
Dec 19 4:38 PM
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