Team preview: Pittsburgh

Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2003-04 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: November 9, 2003, 10:19 PM ET
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COACH AND PROGRAM

For two weeks last April, the head coaching job at Pittsburgh remained open as school officials looked to find a successor for Ben Howland, who left after four successful seasons to become the head man at UCLA.