Gibbs returns to No. 4 Pittsburgh
Junior guard Ashton Gibbs has returned to play for No. 4
Pittsburgh after missing three games with an MCL injury in his left
Gibbs, the sixth-leading scorer in the Big East with a 16.3
average, went into Saturday’s game against St. John’s with 15
minutes left in the first half and the Panthers trailing 10-7.
Gibbs, whose 3.2 3-pointers per game is sixth in the nation and
whose 46.3 percent accuracy from behind the arc is seventh in the
nation, missed the Panthers’ wins over West Virginia, Villanova and
Without Gibbs, the Panthers were 6 of 29 on 3s, well off their
38.3 percent that leads the Big East.