Virginia Tech men's basketball gets the victory over Pitt, 67-57

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BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP/WDBJ7)-- The Hokies defended their court against the visiting Pittsburgh Panthers Saturday and pulled out the 67-57 win.

P.J. Horne scored a career-high 18 points, hitting 6 of 9 from the floor, including a career-high four 3-pointers for the Hokies, who snapped a five-game losing streak. Landers Nolley II hauled in 12 rebounds to lead the team.

Au’Diese Toney and Justin Champignie scored 12 points each to lead the Panthers, who lost for the fifth time in the past seven games.

Virginia Tech moves to 15-10 on the year while Pitt falls to 15-11.

More recap to follow on Saturday Sports Extra (WDBJ7 at 11 pm).

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