Kenny Pickett threw for 232 yards and two touchdowns, one of them coming on a trick play to put Pittsburgh ahead for good, and the Panthers held off Syracuse 27-20 on Friday night for their fourth straight win.
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- UF loses LB Johnson to Pitt; Jackson enters portal
- Pass-first Pitt? Panthers believe big play is back
Kenny Pickett threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to V'Lique Carter with 38 seconds remaining, and Pittsburgh rallied to beat Duke 33-30 on Saturday night after wasting a 23-point lead.
After being held out of last week's win over Delaware as a precaution, Pitt quarterback Kenny Pickett will be back in action against Duke, coach Pat Narduzzi said Thursday. Receiver Tre Tipton, however, is out for the season after knee surgery.
Backup Nick Patti capped a fourth-quarter drive with a touchdown pass to help Pittsburgh survive a scare from Delaware, 17-14, on Saturday.
Michigan fans might want to burn their khakis, the top of the SEC continues to roll and the "Pitt Special" is introduced.
Wide receiver Aaron Mathews hit quarterback Kenny Pickett on a 3-yard, fourth-down touchdown pass with 56 seconds remaining, and Pittsburgh stunned No. 15 UCF 35-34 on Saturday.