December 6, 2008

COL BKB: Pittsburgh 80, Vermont 51

Sam Young had 28 points and nine rebounds Saturday to lead third-ranked Pittsburgh to an 80-51 victory over Vermont.

DeJuan Blair added 13 points and 16 rebounds for Pitt (9-0), which has won each of its games this season by double digits. Ashton Gibbs had 11 points and hit on 3-of-5 three-point shots.

Marqus Blakely had 19 points and 14 rebounds to lead Vermont (4-3). Joey Accaoui, with 10 points, was the only other Vermont player in double figures.

Young made 10 field goals while the entire Vermont team totaled just 17.