Pitt's hot shooting scorches DePaul
Rosemont, IL (Sports Network) - J.J. Moore scored 21 points on a perfect 8- of-8 shooting from the floor, including 5-of-5 from 3-point range, as No. 20 Pittsburgh eased past DePaul, 81-66, Saturday at Allstate Arena.
Tray Woodall netted 18 points on an 8-of-11 shooting effort to go along with seven rebounds for the Panthers (24-7, 12-6 Big East), who shot 71.7 percent (33-of-46) from the field and won their fourth straight.
It was Pittsburgh's final regular-season game as a member of the Big East. The Panthers, along with Syracuse, will move into the Atlantic Coast Conference next season.
Brandon Young scored 22 points and Worrel Clahar had 19 for the Blue Demons (11-20, 2-16), who have lost six straight and will play Rutgers in the first round of the Big East Tournament on Tuesday in New York.
03/09 16:18:44 ET