Game Plan: How to beat Pitt

To take down the Panthers, force Blair to bench

Originally Published: March 17, 2009
By John Carroll | Scouts Inc.

Although all four No. 1 seeds made it to the Final Four a year ago, this year's teams on the top line look more vulnerable. John Carroll breaks down the keys to creating a successful game plan against each of the four teams on the top line, this time looking at Pitt.

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John Carroll

Scouts, Basketball Recruiting
John Carroll joined Scouts Inc. after nine years as an NBA coach, including a seven-year tenure with the Boston Celtics that concluded with a four-month stint as interim head coach in 2003-04. Before joining the NBA, Carroll spent six years as head coach at Duquesne University and seven years at Seton Hall as an assistant to head coach P.J. Carlesimo.