Peyton Manning is calling it quits after 18 seasons. Manning will hold a press conference Monday to announce his retirement. Manning goes out as a Super Bowl Champion and will be remembered as one of the greatest QB’s in NFL history.
*539 Touchdowns and 71,940 passing yards, most in NFL history.
*3rd All-Time in completion pct 65.3
*4th All-Time in QB rating 96.8
*5-time NFL MVP
*2 Super Bowls in four trips.
*Super Bowl XLI MVP
*14-Time Pro Bowl selection
*Made Post-Season in 15 of 18 seasons
The Panthers have earned the No. 8 seed in the ACC tournament and will face the No. 9 seed Syracuse Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. at the Verizon Center.
The Pitt-Syracuse winner advances to play top-seed North Carolina in the quarterfinals Thursday. Pitt has won four straight games with the Orange including both meetings this season.
Georgia Tech 63 – Pittsburgh 59
Adam Smith scored 23 points, Nick Jacobs added 19 points and 12 rebounds and Georgia Tech (18-13, 8-10) beat Pittburgh 63-59 on Saturday afternoon as the Panthers suffered yet another disappointing loss.
Trailing by seven at the half, the Yellow Jackets outscored Pitt by 11 points in the second half, en route to the four point win. Three point shooting doomed the Panthers once again, going 0-11 from the arc.
Pitt now 3-6 in their last nine games, fall to 20-10 on the season and 9-9 in the ACC,