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The team of no stars does it again

It's a different standout every game for Pitt, which defeated Texas for the CvC title

Originally Published: November 19, 2010
By Dana O'Neil | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- Pretend, I asked Gilbert Brown, that you were designing a book about this Pittsburgh Panthers team. You need a cover, someone to stick out front that is the face of Pittsburgh basketball.

Who would you pick?

"You mean like a player?" Brown asked incredulously. "Nah, I couldn't do that. It would have to be like the Pittsburgh city skyline with the whole team in front. That's who we are. There's no star."

Conventional basketball wisdom circa 2010 says ...

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