"It's like a tournament atmosphere when we play them," Pitt guard Brad Wanamaker said. "Both teams really go at each other. I grew up watching the Big 5 in Philadelphia and I didn't realize what a Duquesne-Pitt game was like _ both teams jawing at each other."
"It's a grind," guard Brad Wanamaker said. "We want to be home with our families but we've got something to do. This is the reason why we play basketball."