Mar 16, 2023; Greensboro, NC, USA; Pittsburgh Panthers head coach Jeff Capel with his ten year old son Elijah Capel addresses the media before a practice round for the NCAA Tournament first round at Greensboro Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports
Pitt head coach Jeff Capel, plus players Blake Hinson, Nike Sibadne and Greg Elliot, preview the Panthers’ first-round match-up with Iowa State in Greensboro on Friday in the videos below.
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