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Friday / July 19.
  • Wannstedt Eyes Pitt's Returns to Glory

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    NEWPORT, R.I. — Dave Wannstedt was sick to his stomach.

    Four years ago, in his coaching debut at his alma mater, Notre Dame hammered Pittsburgh, 42-21, in Pittsburgh.

    “It looked like men versus boys,” Wannstedt, 57, recalled of that 2005 meeting at the Big East media day on Tuesday. “We were midgets, you know. We couldn’t run fast enough. It was a sick feeling from a coach’s standpoint.”

    Fast-forward three years to last season.

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    Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle. A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.

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